Shops and Businesses

Oadby has a thriving town centre and a great range of shops and businesses located in the centre and throughout the town.

Oadby Town Centre Association represents local independent businesses and runs events throughout the year to add extra fun to the shopping experience.

Oadby and Wigston Borough Council has a searchable online Business Directory to support trade in the borough.

Farmers Market

There's a Farmers Market on The Parade every last Friday of the month 9am-1pm

Here's a taste of some of what's available in the town (this isn't a full list!):

Specialist shops

Oadby DIY - home and garden centre - with an entrance off The Parade and a main entrance off East Street car park

Epic Accessories - car accessories and parts - alongside the A6 at the beginning of The Parade

Anyweb PCs - well established PC repair and supplies 

Gingerbread Cottage - amazing cakes and pastries in a quaint half timbered shop - London Road

Pet Care Oadby - with a wide range of pet equipment and small pets

Sky's the Limit - party gallons and supplies - Brabazon Rd

The Gift Box - a wonderful range of quality affordable gifts

The Reading Shop - a wonderful collection of children's books and events for children

The Wedding Hire Company - suit hire company with a good reputation

Tippetts Florist - lovely flowers and gifts, and the venue for flower based craft workshops

Youngs Piano Shop - pianos and piano services - Briar Meads


Costa - vibrant and friendly, and also hosts mini craft fairs and Sunday Night Live. Favourite haunt of some of Leicester Tigers, who train in Oadby.

Cafe Maromme - traditional hot meals and sandwiches

Wok In Wok Out - noodles


Zeph's - a wonderful cafe professionally managed by Trinity Methodist Church, off East Street Car Park


The Black Dog - Everards - craft and cask ales

The Cow and Plough - Steamin Billy - just on the edge of town

The Fox Inn - Everards 

The Grange Farm - Vintage Inn

The Wheel - pub food, cask ales, rugby theme

Wetherspoons - always popular with well priced food and drink


Chinese - Yum Sing
Italian - Cheikhos

Italian - Da Romi

Indian - Leeja Palace

Indian - Roti - based at The Blues pub

Indian - Swatlands

Charity Shops

A wide rage of quality charity shops including:

Age Concern - books

Age Concern - clothes

Age Concern - furniture and home

Air Ambulance




ASDA, Co-op, Marks and Spencers Simply Food - all in the centre itself

Sainsbury's and Waitrose - just outside the centre, on the A6