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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.
Place of worship
“Originated in 678 or 679. 1000 years of architectural styles from Norman through Perpendicular to the present day”
  • 38 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Outlet shopping centre set in historic Gloucester docks. Good selection of restaurants and pubs. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Church
“This is a spectacular historic and religious site. If your a Harry Potter fan an absolute must. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Bus Station
“The docks has a discount shopping center. It's also a fab place to look around as the docks have a lot of history.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Extensive shopping including many outlet stores, right on the water, good places to eat too.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 1
“Gloucester is home to a remarkably complete example of Victorian docks, with warehouses standing tall over Britain’s most inland port. There is a working dry dock, a Mariners Chapel, Gloucester Waterways Museum and The Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum. The docks are also adjacent to the Gloucester Quays Designer Outlet where you can do a spot of retail therapy. If you are looking for food or refreshments, you’ll find a range of waterfront bars, restaurants and coffee shops here also.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Extensive shopping including many outlet stores, right on the water, good places to eat too.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Stadium
“The Rugby World Cup is coming to Gloucester and we are only 8 miles (15 mins) away. We are also 50 miles from Cardiff (1 hr). In between games explore the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“The Wilson, formerly known as Cheltenham Art Gallery and Museum, was opened in 1899. It offers free admission, and has a programme of special exhibitions. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Kingsholm is the home to Gloucester Rugby Club. To truly experience the atmosphere, buy a ticket for 'The Shed' and cheer on 'The Cherry & Whites'.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Clothes Shop
“Gloucester Rugby is a professional English rugby union club situated in the West Country city of Gloucester, and formed in 1873. It now plays in the English Premiership, the Anglo-Welsh Cup and the European Professional Club Rugby competitions.  ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Eclectic menu, including a great range of vegetarian, gluten free and vegan food. Funky decor on two floors. Handy if sightseeing or going to cinema.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Establishment
“All equipment can be hired, good tuition, holiday camps or just turn up and have a go if you are experienced. Great Air Bag & Inflatable Rings”
  • 3 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Cafe Rene hosts a pretty impressive catalogue of live bands nearly every week and also puts on mini blues festival in the summer, but the food is awesome - proper pub grub. Great choice of ales and a good wine list ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Cinema
“Fabulous little independent cinema showing really good films. Easy parking, reasonable prices and all you get is the film - no adverts or trailers - just the film. We love it.”
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Lounge
“Eclectic menu, including a great range of vegetarian, gluten free and vegan food. Funky decor on two floors. Handy if sightseeing or going to cinema.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“A real mix of a pub with all walks of life. Often times, live music with a dj and dancing in the vaults below. Nice restaurant as well and outdoor tables are lovely on a nice day. Open til 4am”
  • 4 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“Great food, polite attentive staff. Myself and a friend shared a number of dishes and all were great. Some staple indian restaurant dishes but also lots of dishes I'd never heard of before, all very tasty. Highly recommend!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Indian Restaurant
“it serves the best dal makhani in Gloucester - and it does take out/delivery too!”
  • 2 locals recommend

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