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The Winding Wheel

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Bar, British, Pub
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Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
+44 1543 277864
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went out for a meal and must say it was gorgeous. Enjoyed every bit of it and the fella enjoyed hes too..staff was very poliet and helpful. Will defintley be going again

Thank Donna F
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a lunch with the wife, great offer of 3 course for £5.75 all 3 course were severd quickly, hot and well presented. Had services with a smile. All in all a pleasant visit.

Thank sheeny960
Cannock, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the Winding Wheel with h my family on Friday 3rd March and arrived around 4pm. It was quite busy and took us a while to be served and for food to be brought out which is not an issue. However the apparent manager of the pub is the issue here! On her mobile phone behind the bar and... More 

Thank sj0634
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tend to be an infrequent visitor to this pub due to the limited range of beers on offer. However I do drop in occasionally, more in hope than expectation. Despite having had a fairly recent refurbishment this has not been maintained and the internal and external fabric requires some TLC. Particularly annoying is the need to cross the smokers'... More 

Thank CannockSunSeeker
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used to be Ok this place, unfortunately no more. Food you want is either unavailable or what you get is poor quality. If you want a drink and aren't a regular prepare for a long wait at the bar, you will get one when the staff can be bothered to acknowledge you, More like a crèche with a drinks licence... More 

1 Thank spike171
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered food here, the staff were very poor it appeared that it was such an effort to serve us, after waiting 50 mins we were told they didnt have what we ordered no alternative was offered, asked to speak to management and was told theyre not here!! Basically if you want poor service and lots of kids running about this... More 

1 Thank louisia1988
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Canny pub for a pre match drink or two, sky sports news on the big telly and fair price for the beer

Thank Phillip D
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Had a pre drink before eating out. Busy with the locals and families. New born baby's etc so very family oriented and community spirited. Staff member had messed up with some table reservations for a fifty shades of grey ladies reunion scene and we overheard her apologising about us sitting on one of the tables which had no sign on... More 

1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Cannock, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Area management totally not in touch with requirements of locals, regular disputes, not family friendly from 9.30. Cheap bands booked not in local interest. New management appointed with no experience, local issues will only get worse. On way downhill.

2 Thank Walsalljon
West MIdlands
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I used to enjoy coming to this establishment, but since New Year they seem to be letting kids run freely around. I have got a family but I would not allow young children to be in a pub running around at ten at night. I saw kids playing in the toilets, a 8-10 year old boy glass collecting, yes GLASS... More 

1 Thank AlfaGT

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Cannock
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 277864
The Winding Wheel is a community pub, located between a number of large private housing estates in Cannock. We have a regular pub entertainment programme that is available alongside all major live sport on Sky Sports events shown. We have a varied pub food menu with all your pub favourites and drinks from real ales and beer to coffees and teas. The newly built all-weather beer garden is a great addition to the Winding Wheel allowing outside eating and drinking all year round.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?