Watford town centre is still open for essentials, click & collect and takeaways

If you're unsure of where is still open in Watford town centre, we have compiled this handy list of where you are still able to visit, and where is only open for Takeaway/Click & Collect only.

Visit our business directory for directions and further details of the businesses - please bear in mind that opening hours may vary during lockdown.

If you're visiting any of the below businesses, please remember to respect and protect the safety of others by washing your hands thoroughly, wearing a face mask, and maintaining your distance #HandsFaceSpace.

Essential Retail

Asiasmart - The Parade
B&M - The Parade
Best One Convenience - The Parade
Boots - intu
Candies - The Parade
Fruit & Veg Stall - The Parade
Gibsons - The Parade
Heather & Rose - The Parade
Holland & Barratt - intu
Iceland - The Parade
LiFan Store - The Parade
M&S - High Street
Mini Town Express - High Street
Polski Slep - High Street
Post office - The Parade
Quick Shop - Clarendon Road
Ryman - intu
Sainsburys - The Parade
Savers - High Street
Superdrug - The Parade
Superdrug - intu
Tesco - High Street
Watford Convenience - Market Street
WH Smith - intu

Food & Drink

The following food & drink outlets are open for takeaway (check out their website, Deliveroo, Just Eat, and Uber Eats!)

Bloomsyard - intu
Burger King - High Street
Café Nero - High Street
Costa Coffee - High Street
Costa Coffee - intu
Dracula's Cakes - The Parade
Fireaway - The Parade
Five Guys - High Street
German Donor Kebab - The Parade
Greggs - The Parade
Greggs - High Street
KFC - High Street
Krispy Kreme - intu
Maemes - Clarendon Road
Max Peri Peri - Market Street
McDonalds - High Street
Mooboo - intu
Nandos - The Parade
Nandos - High Street
Opuz Lounge - King Street
Papa Johns - Market Street
Pepes Piri - High Street
Pepe Rosso - High Street
Pizza Express - High Street
Pret a Manger - The Parade
Roosters - High Street
Starbucks - The Parade
Starbucks - intu
Subway - King Street
Taste of Lahore - High Street
The Garden Rooms - Market Street
The Sandwich Shop - The Parade
Tops Pizza - The Parade
Tops Royal Cuisine - The Parade
Tortilla - intu
Wagamama - King Street
Wenzels - The Parade
Wenzels - High Street
Woodys Express - The Parade
Woodys BBQ - High Street
Yo Sushi - intu

Banks & Financial Services

Barclays - High Street
Halifax - High Street
HSBC - High Street
Leeds Building Society - The Parade
Lloyds Bank - intu
Nationwide - The Parade
Natwest - High Street
NM Money - intu lower mall
No 1 currency - High Street
Santander - High Street
Yorkshire Building Society - The Parade

Pharmacies, Opticians & Health

Better Care Clinic, Dental & Medical - Queens Road
Blue Cross Dental, Dentist – High Street
David Clulow, Optician – intu
Hintons, Pharmacy – The Parade
Shuropody, Chiropody Services – Queens Road
Specsavers, Optician – High Street
Vision Express - intu
Watford Orthodontics – Wilmington Close
Weston Opticians, Optician – High Street
Window to the Womb, Health – The Parade

Click & Collect only

The following retailers are only open for click & collect:

Apple - intu
Goldsmiths - intu
Hollister - intu
Lush - intu
Next - intu
Office shoes - intu
Snappy Snaps - High Street
Soletrader - intu
The Entertainer - intu
The Fragrance shop - intu
Vodafone - intu
Waterstones - High Street

Estate Agents

Brown & Merry - The Parade
Connells - The Parade
Dey King & Haria - The Parade
Imagine Estate Agents - Wilmington Close
Lloyds Bank - intu
Proffitt & Holt - The Parade
Taylors - The Parade
Warren Anthony - Market Street
Your Move - The Parade

Changes to parking restrictions in Watford

The council will lift enforcement in controlled parking zones and introduce a number of changes to how parking is managed across Watford, to coincide with Covid-19 lockdown (5 November to 2 December). For more information, please see their website.

intu Parking

Charter - OPEN (24/7)
Palace - OPEN (5am - 6pm daily)
Kings and Queens - CLOSED (Queens also closed for staff)

Car Park tariffs will remain in place including staff parking charges. intu have extended the grace period to one hour to assist with click & collect customers

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Stay safe and see you all very soon, Watford!