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Watch a video about St Albans Town Centre - where you can come to dine on delicious foods from restaurants inspired by dishes from all over the world. St Albans Town Centre is also the place to shop for the freshest fruits, vegetables, herbs and spices if you are planning to make a dish of your own creation.

If you are looking for a unique dining experience, St Albans provides a wide range of restaurants to cater for delicious food from many different cultures. The St Albans Town Centre is as a local, affordable service centre with a night time economy based around international restaurants.

St Albans offers ethnic, multicultural dining. It has many restaurants and cafes, predominantly Vietnamese and many European delis and cafes. Alfrieda Street in St Albans holds most of the Vietnamese restaurants and has acquired an ‘Asian feel’.

The St Albans community consists of many cultures. Past waves of European migration are more recently being replaced by Asian and African migrants. Historically, it has been European migrants which have predominated but recently there have been migrants from Asia and all over the world. There has been particular growth recently of the Vietnamese community, which is the fastest growing and visible in St Albans in the street life, built form and the economic function of the centre. Vietnamese restaurants, grocers and specialty goods stores dominate Alfrieda Street and give it an ‘Asian feel’. In other parts of the centre there are several other shops from many other nationalities.

The St Albans Town Centre is a local, affordable service centre with a night time economy based around international restaurants. In particular, St Albans offers plenty of Vietnamese Restaurants where you can enjoy the delicacies and exotic flavours of the east. Most of the Vietnamese Restaurants are situated on Alfrieda Street.

There are plenty of cafes and restaurants in St Albans. The role and function of the St Albans Town Centre is as a local, affordable service centre with a night time economy based around international restaurants. Businesses in St Albans have a variety of operating hours with many cafes and restaurants supporting a night time economy. Alfrieda Street: holds most of the Vietnamese restaurants and has acquired an ‘Asian feel’.