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The Cat Gallery

45 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HT, England
+44 1904 631611
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Always busy

This is a great shop although very very busy, worth a visit but easier to shop on line. I do both... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Fiona T
,
Fife, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quirky Cats

If you are a cat lover you will love this place, I am not a cat lover but can appreciate the range... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2017
Jan W
,
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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The Cat Gallery is the UK's premier cat themed shop, offering a wide variety of gifts for cat lovers and their feline friends. We have a website and ship cat themed gifts all over the world. The Cat Gallery is also the home of the York Cat Trail. Pick up a leaflet from our shop.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cat lover” (32 reviews)
“love cats” (14 reviews)
“cat related” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 05:00
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45 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HT, England
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+44 1904 631611
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"cat lover"
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"love cats"
in 14 reviews
"cat related"
in 12 reviews
"crazy cat"
in 6 reviews
"mail order"
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"great shop"
in 7 reviews
"lovely cat"
in 4 reviews
"tea towels"
in 4 reviews
"themed gifts"
in 3 reviews
"cat person"
in 2 reviews
"spent a small fortune"
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"buy gifts"
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"low petergate"
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"york cat trail"
in 2 reviews
"city centre"
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"well worth a visit"
in 4 reviews
"feline"
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great shop although very very busy, worth a visit but easier to shop on line. I do both but in December I would recommend on line rather than in store as soooooo busy which is good but not much room to browse....More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

If you are a cat lover you will love this place, I am not a cat lover but can appreciate the range they carry

Thank Jan W
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Geoffrey C, Owner at The Cat Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2017

Thank you for the positive review Jan. We try to carry an inspirational range of merchandise so that non-Cat lovers can easily find gifts for their Cat-loving friends.

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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Will love this place. It's good for all things Cat - some things reasonably priced to the more expensive end. There are some nice things that you might want to buy for yourself or treat the furry feline in your life or buy that odd...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Having been adopted by two cats my partner and I visit The Cat Gallery every time we're in York! Not only do they cater for cat lovers, they also have fun and quirky toys for cats too. We never leave empty handed as they stock...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I stumbled across this place while on holiday and was not disappointed. They cater for crazy cat people as well as their cats. Spent a small fortune in there and they have a cat-alogue no pun intended so you can even buy things once you...More

1  Thank coopergirl2016
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I didn't even know this place existed until I stumbled across it on my recent trip to York. I saw the cat stuff in the window and couldn't believe my eyes! Cats, Cats, Everywhere!!! I quickly went in an nearly cried from the pure joy...More

1  Thank TheRealKristin
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Fun shop with everything cats. From toys for kids to tea towels and crazy socks. A great unique shop to visit! My son found his favorite characters - Pusheen and Stormy.More

1  Thank KayBee89
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Geoffrey C, Owner at The Cat Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you for the positive review. Pusheen is SO popular right now, but we do our best to keep a good selection available in store. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and that your son found something that made him happy. We have an...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

This shop is worth a visit, not just if you like cats but if you have children that like tours/quizzes, it's right up your street. Pick up a leaflet and follow the 'cat trail' around the town with clues and quizzes covering York town centre....More

2  Thank Rainbow322009
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CatGallery, Owner at The Cat Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for taking time to review our store and especially for commenting on our York Cat Trail. It's great for young and old and gives a sense of purpose when seeing the many sights York has to offer. We're so glad you enjoyed it!

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

Just a bit disappointed somehow, went in twice hoping something would catch my eye but it just didn't, the few things that were nice were really expensive. I really wanted one of the cat mugs but they were much smaller than expected so I didn't...More

Thank Sally S
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CatGallery, Owner at The Cat Gallery, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Hi Sally Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your visit. I'm sorry that we weren't able to meet your need on your recent visit. Whilst we source cat themed items from over 150 suppliers at any one time, we do...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited this shop 14 years ago when we were last in York. When we were there last week we couldn't find it because it had moved from its original site! However we did find it and again weren't disappointed! It's a...More

1  Thank Anita and Gary D
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