*This post was last updated 12 June 2020.
UPDATE: Please note that car showrooms and outdoor markets were allowed to reopen from 1 June, dentists from 8 June and all shops can reopen from 15 June.
The Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is affecting us all and this is a difficult and challenging time while we follow the Government’s guidance to stay at home as much as possible to help control the virus and save lives. Please use this page to find out about how you can support your local businesses and which in Winchester city centre are open for essential goods and services or offering home delivery.
We have collated a list of businesses which are open in the city centre which can be seen below and is being promoted by the Hampshire Chronicle. Other useful lists are also available. Philip Clark has created a website which lists businesses open for food and groceries or offering takeaway and home delivery: winchesterlocal.uk. Hampshire Fare have also collated information on local food producers and retailers offering home delivery and online shopping: hampshirefare.co.uk.
If you are able and it is safe to do so, please support your local businesses.
- Some remain open for essential goods or services with procedures in place to follow Government safety guidelines.
- While many shops, like clothing and electronics stores, are closed at this time, you can still shop locally online if they are offering delivery or click and collect.
- Order from the local pubs, cafes and restaurants you love if they are offering a delivery or takeaway service.
- Some closed businesses are selling gift vouchers for when normal service resumes – why not treat yourself or your loved ones?
- Many businesses can still provide their services to you remotely or have adapted to offer new services online.
- Help celebrate your favourite local businesses and like or share their posts on social media.
- Rate the businesses you love in Winchester with 5 star reviews.
- Donate online to local charities.
- Find out more by visiting the websites of your favourite local businesses or by following them on social media.
List of businesses open for essential goods and services or offering home delivery (banks, food and groceries, home and hardware, medical).
Please click on the links below for the latest information from each individual business and if you are aware of any updates we should make to this list, please contact the Winchester BID team by sending an email to email@example.com or calling 01962 841000.
Barclays – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Bento Factory – Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday for takeaway.
The Bike Hub – By appointment.
Boots – High Street store open.
Boots Opticians – Urgent or essential eye care.
The Bridge Patisserie – Delivery available.
The Bridge Shop – Open with reduced hours, 6am to 2pm.
Bridgman – City Road store open.
Cafe Monde – Open for takeaway.
Chesil Rectory – Wine delivery available.
Coffee Lab – Coffee beans delivery available.
Cook – Open and also click and collect and delivery available.
The Cooperative Food – City Road store open.
Cupboard of Health – Open Monday to Saturday with reduced hours, 10am to 4pm.
D&G Hardware – Open 9am to 5pm.
Dim T – Delivery and collection available.
Domino’s – Delivery available.
Eyesite – Urgent or essential eye care.
Gandhi Restaurant – Click and collect takeaway and delivery available.
Gervades – Open 8am to 12 noon Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.
Gurkha’s Inn – Delivery available.
Halifax – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Handelsbanken – Online and remote services available.
Harvey Jones Kitchens – By appointment.
Hilliers Garden Centre – Romsey Road store open.
Holland & Barrett – High Street store open.
Hoxton Bakehouse – Open Wednesday to Sunday, click and collect and delivery available.
HSBC – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Kingsgate Wine and Provisions – Kingsgate Village store open.
Iceland – Middle Brook Street store open.
Josie’s – Open for takeaway.
Leightons Opticians – Urgent or essential eye care.
Light of Bengal – Delivery available.
Lloyds Bank – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Lloyds Pharmacy – High Street store open.
Mr So – Open for takeaway.
Nationwide – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
NatWest – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Newbury Building Society – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
The Old Vine – Beer, coffee and food collection and delivery available.
Open House Deli – Delivery available.
Overdraft – Food and beer click and collect.
Palm Pan Asia – Open for takeaway.
Papa John’s – Delivery available.
Pet Pantry – Open 10am to 3.00pm Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm Saturday and delivery available.
Piecaramba! – Open for collections and takeaway.
Poundland – Middle Brook Street store open.
Projects Store & Kitchen – Open Wednesday to Sunday.
Rawberry – Takeaway and delivery available.
Rawlings Opticians – Urgent or essential eye care.
Reeve the Baker – Open for takeaway.
Rick Stein – Open for takeaway.
Rimjhim – Delivery available.
Sainsbury’s – Middle Brook Street store open.
Samurai – Delivery available.
Santander – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Searle & Taylor – By appointment.
Shanghai Papa – Delivery available.
Specsavers – Urgent or essential eye care.
St James Tavern – Delivering groceries to neighbours, call 01962 861288.
The Square by Coffee Lab – Open 9am to 3pm for takeaway.
Sukee Market – Kings Walk store open.
Superdrug – High Street store open.
Tanoshii Fusion – Takeaway and delivery available.
Taste of Gurkha – Delivery available.
Tesco Express – High Street store open.
Three Joes Sourdough Pizza – Takeaway and delivery available.
Toscanaccio – Delivery available.
TSB – Open with reduced hours for essential banking.
Vision Express – Urgent or essential eye care.
Wagamama – Delivery available.
Warren & Son – Delivery available.
The Westgate – Delivering care packages to those in need, call 07747324334.
WHSmith – High Street store open.
The Winchester Bed Company – By appointment.
The Winchester Orangery – Open 9am to 3pm for takeaway.
Wine Utopia – Click and collect and delivery.
There are other businesses in the city which are offering online shopping at this time for other types of products and more information will be available on their websites. You may also wish to look at our Winchester Independents Map which lists independent retail and food & drink businesses in the city centre and includes website links.