Exclusive discounts are available for anyone joining the Stratford Town Walk and Ghost Walk. The discounts are for a range of attractions, cafes, restaurants, pubs and shops (see venue list below). Discounts range from 10% to substantially more and can equate to real savings. Stratford Town Walk customers will be given full access to each discount after booking and payment.
Please note – large groups should contact the venue direct to discuss group rates and availability.
A tropical Butterfly paradise. Come rain or shine, enjoy the unique pleasure of discovering hundreds of the world’s most beautiful butterflies flying in an exotic environment of tropical blossom with splashing waterfalls and fish filled pools. Don’t miss the Minibeast Metropolis, one of the largest insect collections in the UK. It is also home to snakes, reptiles, amphibians and other invertebrates.
An independent award-winning family run business providing fun, friendly guided tours of the Cotswolds National Landscape, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Tours include the famous Cotswolds in a Day, Cotswolds Trails & Villages and Brewery and Pub Lunch & The Cotswolds. Private Tours by arrangement and mini-bus private hire.
The MAD Museum is a wonderful and exciting collection of machines incorporating gears, chains, pulleys and whirligig paraphernalia. The exhibits fall into three areas, Kinetic Art (art in motion), Automata (interesting mechanical contraptions) and Steampunk (modern gizmos with a Victorian twist). Superbly engaging for all ages, the museum offers an extravaganza of visual entertainment with lots of rolling balls and plenty of clanking and rattling thrown in for good measure!
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust is an independent charity that cares for the world’s greatest heritage sites in Stratford upon Avon. The ‘Shakespeare Story’ ticket allows access to Shakespeare’s Birthplace, New Place and Anne Hathaway’s Cottage. Discover the fascinating stories of Shakespeare the boy, husband, family man and businessman across his family homes.
Shakespeare’s Schoolroom & Guildhall
Immerse yourself in sixteenth century Stratford upon Avon and discover the ancient schoolroom where William Shakespeare was educated and inspired to become the world’s greatest playright. Explore the medieval Guildhall, the heart of civic life for over 400 years.
CAFES & RESTAURANTS
Barnaby’s Fish & Chips
Popular fish and chip shop, eat in or take away. Close to the picturesque Bancroft Gardens, River Avon and Royal Shakespeare Theatre.
El Greco is a stunning restaurant located in the heart of Stratford upon Avon overlooking the historic market square. An independent family-owned and operated business, El Greco is focused on offering good food and good value with good service. There is an emphasis on Greek food and drink, but with a touch of Italian, Spanish and English, to reflect the travels of El Greco the famous Greek artist who lived around the same time as Shakespeare. Enjoy the Prix Fixe menu or famous Mezzes, the award-winning 22 dish Greek Banquet.
Food of Love Cafe
A busy and bustling cafe offering cracking home-cooked food, served with a smile by friendly staff.
Fourteas 1940’s Tearoom
An idyllic family run 1940’s tearoom. Step back in time to an era of 1940’s music, good quality home cooked food and high quality friendly service. The Fourteas is passionate about the flavours of loose leaf teas and the quality of the cakes and scones which are all baked on the premises from locally sourced, fresh ingredients. In the warm weather enjoy the secluded tea terrace and large garden with an original Anderson shelter. Private facilities upstairs cater for pre-booked groups, or private parties. The Fourteas is not just a cup of tea, it’s and experience!
Lily’s Waffles and Crepes
Lily’s Waffles and Crepes is a family run cafe offering sweet and savoury options to eat in or take away. Their best sellers include Strawberry & Nutella, Cookies & Cream and the Apple Pie waffles served with fresh cream. There are plenty of toppings to choose from.
Combining West End theatre, film, event and cheffing experience, the owners, Carl and Ian provide beautiful homemade food, amazing coffee and intimate live performances in a unique setting full of signed memorabilia. Food menu served all day till 10pm with regular music nights and events.
Thespians Indian & Bangladeshi Restaurant
Popular family run restaurant (minutes from the Royal Shakespeare Theatre), specialising in Indian, Bangladeshi, Balti and Tandoori dishes. Stimulate your senses, tantalise your taste buds and savour the sublime. Comfortable, cosy surroundings and friendly staff.
15th century building full of history and world famous in theatre circles. If you are in town for a show or just passing through, don’t forget to pop in for a coffee, a drink on the terrace or a delicious meal.
One of the oldest buildings in Stratford upon Avon, the Garrick Inn is a traditional half-timbered building dating back to the 16th century with some parts of the building as old as the 14th century. Open all day, serving real ales and great pub food – old favourites and exciting seasonal dishes using the finest, locally sourced ingredients. British food at its best
Old Thatch Tavern
The only building in Stratford town centre with a thatched roof – and it’s haunted! Warm and friendly welcome, good food, freshly homemade on the premises and good beers (included in the Good Beer Guide). Relax in the sun in the bijou courtyard garden.
Step into Christmas at the Nutcracker Christmas Shop, a magical place where you will find beautiful, stylish Christmas and winter-themed gifts for your loved ones and for yourself!
For Something Different
For Something Different is a delightful, friendly independent family run gift shop in the heart of Stratford. For Something Different offers a unique shopping experience whether you are looking for a gift for yourself, a friend or loved one. Stock changes regularly and ranges from quality Italian leather handbags and silver and pearl jewellery, to greetings cards, mugs, scarves and much more.
Roly’s Fudge Pantry
Visit Roly’s Fudge Pantry to see the fudge freshly made every day. It is lovingly crafted in large copper pans, before being poured onto marble slabs and cut up ready to eat. Flavours may vary from day to day, but include the traditional Vanilla Clotted Cream, Salted Maple and Pecan, Chocolate and Honeycomb and many more. Vegan options are available.
A delightful shop on High Street stocked with a full selection of spirits in varying bottle sizes. Favourite purchases include premium, handcrafted gins and rums made at the distillery on the Drayton Manor Farm Estate (less than 10 mins drive from Stratford town centre).
Creators of fine jewellery. Gemstones, birthstones, pearls and precious stones gathered from many remote locations around the world. Shipton’s stones are known for their brilliant, vivid colours, creating a play of light that seems to go deeper than the stone. Diamonds in beautiful, unique settings are also hand-picked for colour, clarity, carat and cut.
Sniff & Bark
A shop for dogs! Quality products for the comfort and care of dogs. Products include dog beds, harnesses, leads, coats, travel accessories, dog toys and snacks and treats.
Teddy Bear Shop
Teddy Bear and Russian Doll specialist store stocking a fantastic array of teddy bears from well known manufacturers – soft and cuddly bears, traditional jointed bears and collectable bears. Look out for Dolls House Miniatures and a Baby and Nursery range. All ages and prices are catered for including collectors from all over the world.
STRATFORD TOWN WALK CUSTOMERS WILL BE GIVEN FULL ACCESS TO EACH DISCOUNT AFTER BOOKING AND WHEN PAYMENT HAS BEEN RECEIVED.