Independent Stores & Restaurants

In addition to big brand high street names, The Guineas have a fabulous range of independent retailers. From a butcher and fishmonger, to a sports shop and independent eateries.

Photo of food at The Pantry

Eating & Drinking

If you’re looking for delicious food to enjoy with family friends, then look no further than The Pantry (pictured above). Showcasing the very best locally-sourced ingredients, the open kitchen serves traditional British food. With an ever-evolving menu – you’ll always find something new and exciting to try.

For more classic British dining, visit Pocket Bistro located just off Market Street. The menu offers classic bistro dishes with a modern British touch, concentrating on locally sourced produce as much as possible, prepared with French technique.

BLD Restaurant and Cafe offers a wide range of food and drink at affordable prices with friendly service. With its extensive selection, BLD certainly lives up to what the name stands for… breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Health, Beauty & Lifestyle

If you’re looking for a new look, then pay a visit to José Hair Design - with 5 stars from the Good Salon Guide and a wide range of services available for both men and women, José Hair Design is the salon to go to in Newmarket.

If you are a gym-goer or sports enthusiast, then Newmarket Sports is the place for you. They specialise in top class, affordable sportswear from all the leading manufacturers. From replica football shirts to the latest Asics trainers, they have a large selection of quality sportswear at very competitive prices.

Peters Opticians are a small friendly team with a warm welcoming culture offering a professional caring service and a wide range of quality products - from the latest fashionable frames to hassle free contact lenses.

The Chinese Medical Centre offer an alternative to Western medicine with treatments for many types of conditions from acupuncture and herbal medicine to cupping therapy.

Lords Pharmacy Newmarket was established in The Guineas Shopping Centre in December 2012. Our custom designed dispensary and store offer a bright, modern layout making it easy to find what you want quickly.


If you love buying locally sourced ingredients, then head to Eric Tennant Butchers. They’ve been in Newmarket for 27 years and all their meat is sourced locally from Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk.

If it’s fresh fish you’re after, then Fish Burwell is for you. They’re an award winning fishmongers, stocking a wide variety of fish on a daily basis from salmon and cod to halibut and monkfish, with fresh deliveries made every day to maintain their high standard.