Making the decision to be permanently inked is a big one there are some talented artists in the area that are ready to take the job on.

Using Google reviews, we have rounded up some of the highest-rated tattoo parlours near Stroud, based on customer ratings.

3 of the highest-rated tattoo parlours near Stroud according to Google reviews

Blood Sweat and Tears Tattoo

Rating: 5

Address: 2 Bridge Road, Ebley, Stroud, GL5 4TR

One customer wrote: “Brilliant clean studio, Marcus is really pleasant. He did an amazing job of my tattoo. I am looking forward to having more tattoos done by Marcus.”

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Piercing Stroud Tattoo Company

Rating: 4.9

Address: London Road, Stroud, GL5 2BP

One customer wrote: “Top quality artwork done on mine and my wife's calves yesterday. Great atmosphere, very clean and good price. Thanks Tom!”

Two Magpies Tattoo Studio

Rating: 5

Address: Roebuck House, 37A Brunswick Road, Gloucester, GL1 1LU

One customer wrote: “Incredible artists. Tattoos look exactly like the pictures. Fun and relaxed atmosphere and really fair price! Already booked back in! Can’t wait”