An attractive old cathedral city on the banks of the Severn, Gloucester is a popular tourist destination. The city retains many of its historic inns, most of them offering traditional British menus. Gloucester city centre restaurants provide a wide choice of international cuisine, including Portuguese, Mediterranean tapas, Bangkok street food, and relaxed modern Italian dining. Curry lovers will appreciate the choice of Indian restaurants close to the city centre. The main commercial avenue through the old centre, Westgate Street, has a wide selection of restaurants and cafes.