From high Street favourites to independent & exclusive boutiques

As a busy market town, Aber has a great deal to offer shoppers. Dinky boutiques and gift stores are nestled between well-known high-street retailers. We invite you to explore the back streets to discover something new and unique!

Explore our directory of shops and businesses in Aberystwyth

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Polly’s is the ultimate in shopping experience for the lover of independent boutiques and labels. Every season they put together a collection that represents the best from Sandwich, Great Plains, White Stuff, Adini, Braintree, Yummi, Uttam,Darling, Itchi, French connection, Masai, Willow,jack and Jones, nica bags, Naturalista, fly London, j shoes, Piccolinos, to name but a few! All set in 5 individually themed and designed boutiques offering exceptional customer service!

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Ultracomida is a small, independent chain of shops specialising in food from Wales, Spain & France, selling online too!  Although cheese is their main focus the counters and shelves also stock a fantastic variety of cured meats, olives, speciality olive oils, jams, saffron and turrones. The unique range of produce is mostly sourced directly, whether it is pastrami from Gorno’s in Cardiff, Caws Preseli from Rosebush or organic olive oil from Priego de Cordoba. 

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Rob Rattray Butchers

Rob’s interest in butchery and farming developed during his early childhood, which he spent helping on his grandfather’s smallholding and as a young boy. In 1991, having gained considerable experience in the butchery trade, Rob ventured into business, purchasing the butchers shop. Over the years, the business has grown tremendously, thanks to the continued support and patronage of loyal customers, and has been awarded a number of accolades for their butchery service and farming achievements.

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Founded in 2016, CACTWS is an independent menswear store located on Pier Street. They offer an inviting, open space to browse their products, in an easy-going and relaxed environment. So if you fancy getting a shirt for a special occasion, or in need of some good quality jeans, or looking for some stylish yet comfortable footwear, be sure to have a good look at what they have on offer!