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US$3 - US$17
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Reviewed 19 October 2020

Sunday Afternoon wouldn't be the same without a visit to the Kings Lock. A great choice of drinks that change on a regular basis (although I always drink Pravha). The staff are amazing and are doing an excellent job during these covid restrictions placed upon...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 19 October 2020

I use the Kings Lock on a regular basis,i find the staff very friendly and welcoming,A good selection of beers and ciders,also very excellent food.The staff can not do enough for you and i highly recommend you take the time to visit.I popped in 2...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 31 August 2020

Had a really enjoyable basket meal. 4 basket meals (3 burgers and 1 ribs). Excellent value for money, all really fresh and tasty. Big improvement from days gone by. Will definitely be eating there again.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 28 August 2020 via mobile

Amazing Food!!!! I would recommend the food to anyone. The prices are serious value for money. Try it out and you won’t be disappointed

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 27 August 2020 via mobile

The Kings Lock is arguably the creme de la creme of inns in Middlewich. Ideally situated alongside the canal, The Kings Lock boasts a wealth of attractive features. A picturesque location, a mouth watering menu, a wonderful selection at the bar, but above all wonderful...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 20 August 2020 via mobile

this establishment is one of best in the town, i do recommend this public house to others as you will have a 'blast' as the youth say

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 10 August 2020 via mobile

This pub does not look like it offers more than a good pint. At the time we went (August 2020) they were only offering a limited basket meal menu. However, the food that arrived was all home made and was absolutely delicious. The fries were...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 25 February 2020

Lovely pub. Cosy feel with real wood fire. Idyllic views of the canal. Proper home cooked grub. Generous portions and the bar staff are so friendly. One of my faces in Middlewich

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed 20 February 2020

Very nice meal although we had to wait a while , but very nice setting and not disappointed with the food

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed 12 February 2020 via mobile

Siting our side even in October was lovely made you feel very welcome when you went in side for a drink 🥃

Date of visit: October 2019
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31 July 2018|
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Response from Darrelle B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are. It's a very small space with no separate dining area and there are often dogs in
Janet E
14 April 2017|
Response from DamonHorrill | Property representative |
Hi Janet Thanks for getting in touch, do you have an email address for the menu? What time best for Sunday, we do have tables available Damon
8 April 2016|
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Response from Spike05Reg | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, best to give them a ring. Enjoy your meal with them.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Kings Lock Inn

  • Yes, The Kings Lock Inn offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, The Kings Lock Inn offers delivery services.

  • The Kings Lock Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5