Shopping

Shopping

If it’s shopping you are after Cambridge has it all, from some of the finest independent boutiques around, a seven day a week market and all the high street brands you might expect, you won’t be disappointed. There’s something for every budget, with luxury boutiques blending seamlessly alongside more affordable fare.

Cambridge has three shopping centres, The Grafton, Lion Yard and Grand Arcade all offering visitors a mix of retail and leisure options you would expect to see. Our historic core and cobbled streets are home to a vast array of independent boutiques covering ladies and men’s wear, home furnishing and exquisite jewellery, to name but a few.

Cambridge isn’t a shopping destination that can done with a quick visit, take your time and explore everything we have to offer.

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KEY FACTS
  • There are over 250 Independent businesses in Cambridge to explore
  • Cambridge has three shopping centres, The Grafton, Lion Yard and Grand Arcade all offering visitors a mix of retail and leisure options

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A-Z of Cambridge Shopping Areas

If it’s shopping you are after Cambridge has it all, from some of the finest independent boutiques around, a seven day a week market and all the high street brands you might expect, you won’t be disappointed.

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The Orator
Bars & Clubs
Coffee Shops & Tea Rooms
Fine Dining
Food & Drink
Key Sites to Visit
Pubs
Restaurants

The Orator

Stylish British bar and brasserie in a beautiful Victorian building, offering cocktails, classic small and large plates & one of Cambridge's largest beer garden's. The Orator is part of The Cambridge Union, a charity owned members club which is home to the world's oldest debating society.

The Vacuum Cleaner Centre
Accessories

The Vacuum Cleaner Centre

We service and repair most makes and models of vacuum cleaners alongside selling new, reconditioned and graded machines. We also hold a large stock of bags, filters and spares and other household items.

Three Joes Sourdough Pizza
Bars & Clubs
Food & Drink
Restaurants
Take Aways
Toilets

Three Joes Sourdough Pizza

Located on bustling Bridge Street, Three Joes is a proudly independent group of local pizza restaurants serving seriously tasty sourdough pizzas, craft beers, cocktails, hand-spun shakes and a tasty Mini Joes menu for under 8's. We make our sourdough from scratch everyday using the finest Caputo flour and all our pizzas are cooked from fresh using high quality ingredients. Whether you're a meat-eater, vegan, veggie or gluten-free, we've got you covered.

Tindalls Art & Graphics
Art & Framing

Tindalls Art & Graphics

Offering a range of artist supplies, craft and gifts with a passion for all things arts and craft related.

Troon
Fashion

Troon

A unique and eclectic mix of designer clothing and accessories for all ages, sizes and budgets.

Trotter & Deane Menswear
Fashion

Trotter & Deane Menswear

Blending an appreciation of British Tailoring with the Italian’s flair for colour and style, to create a unique premium menswear collection.

Typically British
Gift Shops

Typically British

Traditional independent gift and souvenir shop.

University Grocers & Newsagent
Food & Drink

University Grocers & Newsagent

A newsagent selling magazines, newpapers and various household supplies.

University of Cambridge Museum Gift Shop
Gift Shops

University of Cambridge Museum Gift Shop

Drawing on the diverse and eclectic collections of the eight University museums and the Botanic Garden, with merchandise inspired by the museum collections.

University of Cambridge Museums Shop
Books
Gift Shops
Museums & Galleries
Tourism

University of Cambridge Museums Shop

The University of Cambridge Museums shop on Kings Parade showcases products inspired by all the museums and collections of Cambridge. The perfect store for last minute gift shopping, visit the UCM shop for an amazing range of products suitable for all ages.

Walking Talking Tours LTD
City Tours
Tourism

Walking Talking Tours LTD

Independent tourist information centre who have teamed up with the best independent Punting companies in Cambridge, and offer bespoke walking tours with award winning guides. Contact us with your general enquiries, attraction recommendations, itinerary suggestions, or to arrange your punting and walking tour experience!

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Did you know?

Take a wander around Cambridge between spring and autumn and you might be greeted by the sight of cattle roaming freely in parks and green spaces.