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Family-run free house on the Grand Union Canal

At a glance

Bar menu
Restaurant menu
Open all year
Wheelchair access
Dog friendly
Free Wi-Fi

Trim thatch topping a long, low building of golden limestone makes this canal-side pub stand out at the heart of the canal system. The busy locks here, together with the National Canal Museum directly opposite, are reflected in the decor; lots of old photos, paintings and ephemera. A wide choice of beers will satisfy a thirst, whilst food can be enjoyed in bars, bistro or elegant restaurant. Traditional pub grub is the foundation of robust bar meals; the carte menu in Woodwards Restaurant includes fillet of sea bass with balsamic stir-fried vegetables; slow-cooked rump of lamb; and mushroom and tarragon strudel with Madeira sauce.

Opening hours

  • Open all year
  • Open all week
  • Open all day
  • Opening times: 9am-11pm (Sunday 9am-10.30pm)
  • Lunch: all week 9-9
  • Dinner: all week 9-9

Food and drink

  • Set menu available
  • Restaurant menu available
  • Real ales available: Banks's Bitter, Marston's New World, Wychwood Hobgoblin, Jennings Cumberland Ale, Ringwood Boondoggle
  • Real ciders: Thatchers Stan's Big Apple

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted

Facilities

  • Parking available
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coach parties welcome, notice required
  • Wedding receptions

Children

  • Children welcome
  • Children's menu
  • High chairs
  • Baby change

Accessibility

  • Ramp access available
  • Accessible toilets

Dogs

  • Dog friendly
  • Allowed in bar
  • Allowed in garden

Getting here

In village centre, just off A508 and A5

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