High Street Shopping
Quality shopping and dining in the heart of Preston...
Along Fishergate high street you will find an assortment of popular places to shop, eat, and drink. These places include fashion and shoe retailers, beauty salons, travel groups, and cafés.
Breaking off the high street is Cheapside, home to Preston Flag Market, the Harris, a number of big brand shops, and independent stores and cafés.
If you're looking for something off the beaten track you will also find quaint side streets along the high street, including the cobbled Winckley Street, offering independent shops, a variety of cafés, and contemporary bars.
High street shops
Whether you're looking for fashion, homeware, gadgets, or something different; you will find all you need along Fishergate high street.
- Holland and Barrett
- Laura Ashley
- Fat Face
- Virgin Media
- Mountain Warehouse
- WH Smith
- Marks and Spencer
- JD Sports
- Ann Summers
- Foot Locker
Fishergate Shopping Centre, opposite Preston Train Station, marks the start of Fishergate high street and makes a fine start to a shopping spree. The centre is home to Debenhams department store as well as many other fashion and homeware shops.
Midway along the high street is St George's Shopping Centre, Preston’s largest shopping centre. From stationary and beauty to fashion and toys, you're sure to find something for everyone inside.
Heading towards the end of Fishergate high street you can admire the Grade II listed Miller Arcade, perfect for even more shopping, grabbing a bite to eat, or enjoying a relaxing drink. This grand Victorian building is well worth a visit for both shoppers and those who appreciate history and architecture.
Eat and drink
Preston's high street has all you need to keep you fuelled for shopping. For a full list of places to eat and drink see our Eat and Drink directory.
On the go
Light bites and drinks
For caffeine boosts or relaxing bites to eat, Fishergate high street has a number of popular cafés, including Caffe Nero and Costa. There are also a variety of independent cafés serving breakfast, lunch, snacks, cakes, and refreshing drinks and coffee.
Lunch and evening meals
When looking for something more hearty and for evening meals, you'll find a number of restaurants dotted along the high street and tucked down its side streets. You can sample some French dishes from the popular Bistrot Pierre, share some tapas at Fino Tapas, or tuck into some traditional and hearty grub at one of the city's bars and pubs.
Independent high street
Preston's high street isn't just home to big brand names, there is also a colourful mix of independent shops to discover. Along Fishergate high street, Cheapside, and side streets, are a number of independent shops selling items from records and jewellery to vintage clothing and lingerie.
Map address for Fishergate High Street
Fishergate High Street, Preston, PR1 2HU (approximate postcode).