High Street Shops

Reuben & Grey

A family run and community led wine shop, stocking fine wines, local beers, gins, spirits and much more. They also offer a deliver service where you can order and pay online for delivery to HG1, HG2 and HG5. Free delivery on any order over £25.

33a Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AL. Tel: 01423 752937.

Email: [email protected]



Wild Orchid Interiors

For a complete service of fitted blinds and shutters there really is no better place to come than Wild Orchid Interiors. Designing, building and fitting shutters since 1998 using master craftsmen who will guide you through the process of chossing the right product for your home. Stocking everything from wooden plantation shutters to blinds and fitted curtains, Wild Orchid Interiors really can provide the best window coverings for any size window and all with friendly, honest and experienced service. 

19-21 High Street, Knaresborough. HG5 0ET. Tel: 01423 861232.

Email: [email protected]


Dragonfly Cards & Gifts

Independent card and gift shop centrally located in Knaresborough offering cards for all occasions. Supplier of Ty Beanie Boos & Tiny Boos & KeelEco soft toys made from recycled plastic bottles. Also stock a wide range of partyware. Foil helium balloons for all occasions from just £3.25.

2013 WINNER Best Greeting Card Retailer in the North & N.I. and 2016 WINNER Best Retail Initiative.

32 Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AG. Tel: 01423 863222.

[email protected]

Fred Brown (Knaresborough) Ltd

For all your carpets, rugs, furniture and beds why not visit this friendly family business in Knaresborough where they offer high quality products at competitive prices. Fred Brown pride themselves on excellent customer service to make sure you are truly happy with your selection and purchase. 

77 High Street. HG5 0HB. Tel: 01423 862422

Email: [email protected]


Huttons Butchers

A traditional local butchers with modern values selling ethically reared, quality Yorkshire produce sourced directly from local farms. Craft butchers Alan & Colin have over 45 years experience and they can even help you with recipe ideas! Why not treat yourself to their award winning pork pie or their amazing range of sausages - perfect for that BBQ!

7 Castlegate, Knaresborough. HG5 8AR. Tel: 01423 863122.

Email: [email protected]

Open - Mon- Fri 7am-4pm. Sat 7am-2pm. Closed Sunday.


Appletons Butchers

Appleton's is a traditional pork butcher and have been selling high quality meat since 1867. They are best known for their pork pies but they also sell a complete range of fresh pork, hams, cured meats and sausages. Why not try their famous breakfast roll? It's a food group all on its own! 

46 Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AG. Tel: 01423 861443.

Email: [email protected]

Open - Mon-Fri 8am-5pm, Sat 8am-4pm. Closed Sunday.


Yorkshire Mixture

This traditional confectionary shop is all you need for your sweets and chocolates. Selling all the old favourites like cream rock, jazzies, bon bons, army & navy drops, chewing nuts, cinder toffee and one of MY favourites, coconut mushrooms! This really is a real life Willy Wonka shop, so why not treat yourself or take home a selection for your family.

Located in the iconic Green Dragon Yard and owned by the lovely Paul and Pauline who will be happy to help you with your selection, as let's face it, its a tough decision when you have such an amazing selection of sweets!

2 Green Dragon Yard, HG5 8AU. Tel: 07432 531558.


The Crystal Buddha

This award winning holistic crystal shop has everything you need for yourself or for a gift. Selling globally inspired gifts, fair trade goods, essential oils, incense, singing bowls, crystals, books, jewellery and a huge range of stunning crystals. This is truly an inspirational shop with an extensive website should you wish to shop online instead. 

20 High Street, HG5 0EQ. Tel: 07767 321388. Email: [email protected]


Twig & Ink at Wild Orchid

This unique shop stocks a wide variety of gifts, apparel & clothing and jewellery suitable for all ages and budgets. The owner is also a talented artist and you can order personalised art work of your chosen subject such as your pet dog! With an ever changing stock supply Twig & Ink is definately worth a visit when you are next in Knaresborough.

19-21 High Street, HG5 0ET. Tel: 01423 861232.

Harriets Clothing Store

Harriets is an independent Yorkshire based ladies fashion shop, stocking both designer brands and high street ladies clothing, accessories and shoes. They offer exceptional value for money and with new stock each week, they really are the place to go in Knaresborough for the latest trends and fashions.

11 Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AL. Tel 01423 863375.

Castle Creamery

Castle Creamery is a fantastic artisan ice cream shop in the heart of Knaresborough. Offering over 20 different flavours of ice cream from Vanilla to Jamaican Rum and Raisin with a fabulous range of cones, this really is the place to shop for luxury ice creams at any time of the year. 

Opening hours 12pm-5pm every day but may change due to poor weather.

12 Castle Courtyard, Knaresborough. HG5 8AR. 

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The Wine Shop

The Wine Shop was established in 2010 by Neil Leonard who has over 30 years experience in the off trade. The Wine Shop can offer stock at prices to compete with supermarkets & other licenced suppliers. The shop features over 300 different types of wine, over 70 different whiskies and a huge selection of spirits and liquers. The Wine Shop is also a supplier of local restaurants, bars, corporate events & holiday sites with no order too small or too large.

18 Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AG. Tel: 01423 869940.



Ruebury Flowers

Ruebury Flowers is an independent florist selling a wide selection of top quality flowers. Tracey, the friendly and extremely talented owner takes great pride in creating stunning arrangments for all occasions. So, for all your personal flower needs - weddings, funerals, birthdays, new baby, anniversaries or just to say thank you, why not give Tracey a call to discuss your requirements.

2 Market Place, Knaresborough. HG5 8AG. Tel: 07759 081356.

Pedalheads Cycles

Pedalheads is a friendly, independent bike shop, run by a bike loving family with customer service at the heart of everything they do. As the only bike shop in Knaresborough, they offer a wide range of bicycle services, accessories and products. They also sell and service mountain, road and children's bikes and they also stock parts, accessories and clothing. As keen cyclists themselves, they really understand the needs of a cyclist, whether you are a beginner or a more experienced cyclist. 

Cheapside. Knaresborough. HG5 8AX. Tel: 01423 866163.

Email: [email protected]


Pictur-esque Cards / Gifts / Wall Art

Offering a range of greeting cards, Yorkshire calendars, wall art and gift vouchers, Picturesque has something for everyone, whatever the occasion. Charlotte Gale, renowned and talented photographer based in Knaresborough produces stunning work, which is then created into beautiful cards and other art forms. 

Why not visit the website and have a look at Charlotte's amazing work.


Donkeys Years Antiques

Donkeys Years is a fantastic antique shop set in the heart of historic Knaresborough. The shop houses a vasy array of curios, jewellery, decorative arts, silver, textiles and other fabulous finds. 

This is a true treasure trove where you can spend time gazing at the fabulous items for sale and maybe purchasing a special something for yourself. 

Dog friendly too! There is also a lovely cafe upstairs with homebaked goodies and lovely coffee. 

9 Silver Street. HG5 8AJ. Tel: 01423 869564.

Cosmic Love Holistics

This unique gift shop and treatment room is located in a beautiful historic building in Knaresborough. The gift shop sells everything from vintage style tea dresses to crystals and natural skin care. Holistic treatments which include Reiki, Chakra balancing, healing and Indian Head massage are taken in the calm and serene treatment room. 

Courses and events are also offered at this relaxing venue where you can unwind and destress. A perfect place to escape.

47 High Street, HG5 0HB. Tel: 01423 797188. 

Open - Mon-Fri 10am-4pm. Sat 10am-4pm.

Shoes @ Knaresborough

Fabulous independent shoe shop selling a wide range of ladies & gents shoes with exciting brands such as Skechers, Rieker and Ruby Shoo. The shop also stocks a fantastic selection of ladies fashion wear, bags and accessories.

With friendly, knowledgable staff and great prices this is the perfect place to shop without the stress of a busy city shop. Please pop in and have a look at their fantastic sale they have on right now.

Open - Mon-Sat 10am-4pm. 

54 High Street. HG5 0EA. Tel: 07388 930985.

Cave & Castle

This wonderful organic food and takeaway shop is set in the heart of historic Knaresborough, selling everything from food products, fresh sandwiches, salads and homebaked sweet treats to store kitchen cupboard and household supplies to eco friendly cosmetics and other personal items. 

With friendly and knowledgable service, Cave and Castle is really worth a visit so you can discover more about this Knaresborough treasure. 

Open - Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Sat 9am-4pm. 

11 Castlegate. HG5 8AR. Tel: 01423 862351

Zigzag Card & Gift Shop

This wonderful independent shop on Knaresborough's High Street sells a wide variety of quality cards for all occasions. Zigzag also stocks a wonderful array of gifts including candles, jewellery, mugs, Jellycat toys and lots more. New stock is always been added so pop in to this friendly shop for all your gift supplies.

27b High Street. HG5 0ET. Tel: 01423 866909.

Email: [email protected]



Wilkinson's Butchers

Wilkinson Butchers of Knaresborough are well known among locals and visitors for their high quality meat, most of which is from local sources. Offering traditional butchers meat cuts, they have also developed highly recommended sausages, pies and other tasty products. Wilkinsons prides itself on being a traditional butcher but with an up to date ethos. With a friendly and experienced staff, including Alan the shop manager, you can be assured you will receive a fantastic customer service.

Open Mon-Fri 7am-5pm and Sat 7am-3pm.

39 High Street. HG5 0HB. Tel: 01423 862239

Email: [email protected]



Visit Knaresboroughs leading children's shoe shop, stocking Lelli Kelly, Camper, Geox, Noel, Salt Water & Birkenstock. Stomp caters for children as young as newborn with beautiful soft soles through to teenage years. 

Helpful, professional staff who can help choose and fit the best shoes for your children. 

17 Market Place, HG5 8AL. Tel: 01423 313376.

Email: [email protected]

C R Smith Jeweller

Lovely jewellery shop selling new, vintage and antique jewellery. Collectables also for sale. Gold and silver bought for cash. Top quality repair service and watch batteries fitted. For excellent customer service and all your jewellery needs and gifts, please visit this independent shop. 

Open Tues-Sat 11am-4pm. Tel: 01423 862080.

27 High Street. HG5 0ET.

Vapour Worx

Providing the best vaping hardware, e-liquid and service to every customers needs to help them stop smoking. Friendly advice and great customer service.

39a High Street. HG5 0HB. Tel: 01423 610083.

Open Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm. Sat 9am-5pm.

Jamali-Annay Designs

Jamali-Annay Designs are a manufacturer of ceramic pieces with unique designs and thoughtful messages, using clay, glaze and paint sourced from the north of England. Personalised pieces can be ordered on request. Please contact them to discuss. Their workshop based in Knaresborough is usually open for visitors who wish to buy ready made products. 

8 Kirkgate. HG5 8AD. Tel: 01423 313472.

Email: [email protected]


Chris Holmes Antiques

Chris Holmes Antiques specialises in bringing you rare, unique and beautiful antiques from some of the finest sources around Britain and Europe. The shop is located in a grand Grade II listed building in Knaresborough on historic Finkle Street (located centrally near the station). Over two floors you will find an elegant showcase of interiors and exterior pieces: from Roman and Greek artefacts to exquisite 16th and 17th Century Italian decorative furnishings; mid-20th Century icons and architectural salvage; alongside contemporary art, paintings and sculpture. With over 30 years experience in the antiques trade Chris Holmes is renowned for his uniquely distinctive identity and individual approach to interiors.

22-24 Finkle Street. HG5 8AA. Tel: 07771 962494.

Email: [email protected]


The Farm Dairy Deli

Fabulous deli, cheesemonger and sandwich shop located iin the heart of Knaresborough. Fresh cooked meats, a wide range of cheeses and salads, pies and quiches and baked goods are all available with a fantastic selection of freshly made sandwiches. Home made, fresh soup and a fantastic selection of home baked bread is also available daily.

3 Market Place. HG5 8AL. Tel: 01423 865027.

Ted Kitchens & Bedrooms

An independent kitchen and bedroom studio where quality costs less. Designing and selling kitchens since 1994, Teds Kitchens have a wealth of experience to help you with your next kitchen or bedroom project. Also available are sinks, taps, appliances, laminate worktops with the majority of doors and cabinets available in made to measure sizes. Please call in to chat to the friendly staff for more information on how to achieve your dream kitchen or bedroom. Also official stockist of Frenchic paint.

The Showroom, 8a Kirkgate. HG5 8AD. Tel: 01423 864847.


The Clothing Store Of Knaresborough

A fabulous shop located in the heart of Knaresborough selling high quality ladies clothing brands at reduced prices with at least 50% off. New stock arriving regularly so make sure you keep popping in!

58 High Street, HG5 0EB. 


Email: [email protected]

The Music Bank

If you are interested in any form of music then The Music Bank is a must visit destination for you. Stocking all manner of instruments from guitars, to drums to folk instruments, this shop can provide all you need to further your music interest. Repairs, servicing, set up and lessons are also available from the knowledgeable staff. 

37 High Street, HG5 0HB. Tel: 01423 638343. 


Email: [email protected]

Abbey Electrical

Selling domestic appliances and spares and also offering repairs to most makes of washing machines, electric cookers, dishwashers, tumble dryers and vacumn cleaners, this local business really is the place to visit for a professional and caring service and reasonable prices. 

4 Chain Lane, HG5 0DH. Tel: 01423 865266. Email: [email protected]