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Stores we know students love at Queens Arcades …

If you’re looking for a new outfit:

·      Clothing Culture

If you’re looking for street wear that bangs or trying to get your hands on a pair of Yeezys than you’ll want to check out Clothing Culture

·      New Look

It offers the very best in affordable fashion and if you head to their Instagram you can nab 20% off with a code until the end of October.

·      Overseas Apparel

An independent clothing brand with a few differences. From designing and printing everything themselves to helping to save the planet. Pop in for a chat and a game of table football.

·      Animal

If surfing or skiing is your thing, you’ll want to pay a visit to Animal. Plus they’ve got some mega deals planned between now and the end of the year.

·      Kylie Rose Boutique

Got a gala coming up or graduation ball? There isn’t quite a dress like a Kylie Rose Boutique dress.

If you’ve got a sweet tooth:

·      Americandy

The smell as you walk in is enough to make you empty your pockets and buy everything in sight. Think of all your fave American sweets under one roof.

·      Simply Shakes

The cup really doesn’t lie when it says “Best Milkshake in the World”. Not only do they offer every flavour in the universe you can also get protein shakes and soya milk shakes too.  

·      Tim Horntons

The best coffee, crispy chicken and doughnuts this side of Cardiff can be found at this Canadian born fast food restaurant. Search Timbits on Google .. it won’t disappoint.


·      Bubble Base

We are proud to be home to Wales’ first ever bubble tea bar. It also serves up delicious frozen yogurt and is proud owners of the world’s first LGBT coffee machine.  

·      Millie’s Cookies

It really needs doesn’t need an introduction … everyone on the planet knows you ain’t getting better than a Millie’s Cookies cookie!


·      Whittard Chelsea

Mulled wine hot chocolate … need we say more? If you’re into your fine tea you’ll want to pay a visit and take advantage of the 10% student discount with a valid ID all year round.

·      Kingdom of Sweets

If you can walk past Kingdom of Sweets and not walk in you deserve a medal. They have a huge range of American sweets, drinks and snacks and the most amazing pick n mix!

If you’re looking for a little shape up:

·      Medusa Barbers

You won’t find a much cooler barbers than Medusa. Located on the first floor of Queens Arcade near Woking Street, you can’t miss it … just look out for the Harley Davidson.

·      Beauty Lounge

The best wigs, weaves, extensions and hair care for every hair type can be found at Beauty Lounge. You can get your extensions fitted too and get your nails done while you’re at it.


·      Supercuts

As if the prices at Supercuts weren’t already student friendly enough, you guys also get 10% off all year round Monday – Friday!

·      Bollywood Brows


For eyebrow threading and waxing from just £5 with no appointment you’ll find Bollywood Brows at our Queen Street entrance. Plus brow shape / tint and lash lint for just £22.

If you’re looking for new sportswear:

·      Rugby Heaven

The clue is in the name. You’ll find every rugby shirt imaginable in here, plus training kits and rugby balls galore. They’ve also got some decent kicks too.

·      Moti

Runners, you will not find a better running shoe store than Moti. Using the best in modern technology they will find you the perfect fit … literally.


If you’re looking for a bit of bling

·      Christopher George

Here you will find the full range of Nomination Italy bracelets and charms. They often have fantastic deals, so make sure you give them a follow on Insta to keep up to date.

·      F.Hinds

Until October 12, students can get 10% off in store. Not only can you pick up affordable jewellery, you can also get your ears pierced and pick up a nice clock while you’re there.

If you’re looking for new stationary:

·      Ryman

The most exciting part of studying is the stationary right? Sticky notes, coloured pens, note books, printers and lots more with 10% off all year round.

If you’re looking for a cute or quirky gift:

·      Cardiff Creative

You will find handmade gifts created by over 40 artists who all share this unique space. You might event get to meet some of them as they do live demos in store most days.

·      Card Centre

Cute and affordable cards and gifts can be found in here and the range of bath bombs are good enough to eat!

·      Comic Guru

Our store is the only place you will find a range of comics and books at cover price. Dr Who fans in particular … a visit to Comic Guru is a must.

If you’re looking to kit out your new room:

·      Shaws Direct

With bedding starting from £5.95, you can afford to spill those pre-drinks more often. You will find everything from towels, rugs, cushions and more at Shaws Direct.

If you’re into art:

·      CAMPFA

Arcade//Campfa is an artist-led contemporary project space and gallery on the ground floor of Queens Arcade. You will also find a fantastic and affordable artists book sale.