Above Bar Street


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Above Bar Street

The Above Bar Street and surrounding areas contain some of the mid- and upper-range brand name boutiques known the world over (as well as some local brands). Clothing stores, electronics, book shops and more, along with a multitude of cafés and restaurants.


The compact city centre has a variety of department stores, wide pedestrian streets and markets. Markets can be found every Friday and Saturday around the Bargate Monument. Traditional high street shopping is found on the traffic-free Above Bar Street, and specialty shops are available in East Street, High Street, Queensway, Oxford Street, London Road and Bedford Place.