If you would like to relax why not visit one of the local cafés in the area? There are a range of cafés, no matter your taste and budget. You will find some great coffee shops around Southampton harbour, Oxford Street and Bedford Place where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or tea.
At Starbucks you can find over ten types of coffee. They also sell selections of sandwiches, croissants, cakes and muffins. This store has wireless internet access available.
The Art House Southampton
The Art House Gallery Café is a volunteer run, multi-disciplinary arts venue and café. It’s located in the heart of Southampton’s evolving cultural quarter and they also offer organic food and drink.
Costa is a chain of Italian coffee shops. In this café you will be served coffee made in the Italian way, slow-roasted for 20 minutes for a fuller richer taste. Costa also offers different types of snacks and cakes.
This is a coffee shop with a warm and friendly atmosphere. Here you can have a good solid breakfast or if you are craving for something sweet the menu offers fruit scone, cakes and tasty smoothies.
When you are feeling tired after running around from store to store head over to Cafe Giardino which is conveniently located inside the West Quay Shopping Centre. The staff serves breakfast, hot meals, cold and warm drinks. Also offers a kids menu with pasta, chicken and lasagna.