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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“Beautiful house to visit, the gardens are wonderful. Check opening times online”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bar
“A must visit whilst in Stamford! Old coaching Inn. Lovely courtyard, excellent afternoon teas by the fire, 2 restaurants as well as great bar for an evening drink. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Bar
“Part of the local pub group KNEAD Pubs the Tobie Norris has a great fresh year round menu. You can also find sister establishments The Crown and Paten's in town all serving slightly different takes on a Great British menu.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Park
“We are so lucky to have Burghley House just a few minutes drive away. Not only is the Elizabethan house a must see, the grounds and Gardens of Delight are the absolute perfect venue for a walk and a picnic.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Cafe
“Tourist Information Centre. Cinema, theatre, cafe, art space and Cellar Bar.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Food
“Perfectly located in the centre of the beautifully historic town of Stamford, situated near the bustling High Street and 15 minute's walk to the picturesque grounds of Burghley house, this place offers a nice selection of wines by the glass and fantastic service! ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“The nearest Waitrose stores are in Stamford and Oundle. Perfect for treating yourself to super quality food for your trip away.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Turkish Restaurant
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“Traditional, rustic Turkish Cypriot food. Dishes enjoyed by past generations, prepared fresh daily using ingredients supplied locally.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Great family day out not only to see the trials but loads of stalls for an amazing shopping experience.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful historic house, gift shop and garden of surprises, well worth a visit. The beautiful deer park designed by Capability Brown is also freely accessible to walkers.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Food is excellent, it’s relaxed and there’s a nice courtyard to enjoy al fresco dining! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Light, bright, spacious, good food, good vibe. Also great for kids - toys available to keep them amused and entertained.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Café
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“Great independent cafe with amazing cakes, and afternoon tea that we recommend booking for.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Bar
“At 4pm on a Sunday afternoon this bar has amazing bands playing (mostly folk and jazz). You are able to sit and watch with a drink (no entry fee) or sample their delicious soul food at affordable prices.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Lovely Georgian town 45 mins away. Burghley House, The George Hotel and lovely shops! ”
  • 37 locals recommend