Your 16 Favourite Shops In Abergavenny


In no particular order, here are the top 16 local shops you voted as the best!

Ruby Redz


Reasonably new to the town, Ruby Redz Boutique sells stylish clothes at affordable prices. You’ll find them on Lewis Walk. Find out more.

Retreat Clothing

Retreat Clothing

Retreat Clothing offer a wide range of stylish, quality clothes for men. One of our followers described them as

“Just class!”

Find out more.



Having recently celebrated their first birthday, Mockingbird are showing no signs of slowing down, providing any special gift you’re on the lookout for. Find out more.

Neil Powell Butchers


Neil Powell Butchers (formerly H.J. Edwards) are third generation craft butchers, working with local farmers and top chefs for the finest meat produce. Find out more.

Broadleaf Books

Broadleaf Books

Located opposite St Mary’s Church, Broadleaf Books is a treasure trove for the literature lover. One of our followers said:

“The shop is beautiful with the blue shelving and gorgeous displays and lamp lit lighting, the books are gorgeous, [and]the owner is really friendly and enthusiastic about books.”

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Baileys Home


Baileys Home is located in the Richards building, and is packed floor to ceiling with goodies from gifts to furniture and garden decorations. We encourage you to visit for yourself, just try not to get lost! Find out more.

Adela at Seven


Adela have a good range of quality clothing, shoes and accessories and fantastic customer service! Find out more.

Abergavenny Music

Abergavenny Music

Abergavenny Music is an eclectic music shop at the lower end of town, with as one of our followers said:

“fantastic people [and] amazing customer service”

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The Art Shop

The Art Shop

The Art Shop has a wide collection of goods to spoil anyone who loves to paint, draw and create new things. They stock top of the range Farrow and Ball paint. Find out more.

H. Shackelton Pharmacy

H Shackleton

Shackeltons sell top of the range beauty products including fragrances and body and face products from L’Occitane en Provence. Find out more.

Cooks Galley

Cooks Galley

Cooks Galley is an Aladdin’s Cave of kitchenware in Abergavenny. Staff are always friendly and willing to help. They are holding a series of nighttime cooking classes which you can find by clicking hereFind out more.

Music One


Music One is an amazing record shop with the best selection of records and hi-fi. Find them on Whitehorse Lane. Find out more.

The Wool Croft

The Wool Croft

The Wool Croft has incredibly knowledgeable friendly staff. The shop is lined floor to ceiling with wool of all colours, sizes and types. Find out more.

Cuddle & Cwtch

Cuddle & Cwtch

Cuddle & Cwtch is a great place to find gifts for young children. One of our followers described it as:

“a happy place, great shopping experience. Emma makes you feel at ease, it is a genuine family business. You feel valued and special. An amazing independent shop that has added a sprinkle of magic to our high street.”

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That’s Lovely That

T Lovely T

That’s Lovely That specialise in selling lovely goodies for your home and garden. Our followers described it as:

“Perfect for that elusive gift you need to purchase. Great variety, fairly priced [and a]lovely owner”

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Nicholls Abergavenny

Nicholls is a great place to find something special, and they stock the range of Cath Kidson and yankee candles. One of out followers said:

“Crazy as it sounds I just love the smell as you walk in plus the coffee shop Boys and Girls always make you welcome”

Find out more.

If you’d like to know more of what shops are on offer in Abergavenny, check out our shops page:


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Abergavenny Now founder and History graduate from Bath Spa University. I was born in Abergavenny and have lived in the town for most of my life.

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