Canalside Restaurant

Canalside restaurant at Whilton Locks

Welcome to the Canalside Restaurant at Whilton Locks

Whether you would like a nice cuppa and a slice of cake, a light bite or a homemade hearty meal we have something for everyone.

Open every day, all week from:

9am until 5pm Monday to Saturday

10am until 4:30pm on Sunday

Have an allergy or intolerance? Not a problem speak to our friendly Canalside team and we will help you the best we can.

No need to book, just find a seat and place your order at the tills.


Food Glorious Food

View our full menu here: Canalside Menu – Whilton Locks Garden Village (

We have put together a menu that caters for all tastes or specialist requirements, from light bites such as cakes, scones and sandwiches to hearty meals like full English breakfasts, curries and burgers (and so much more)

As well as great food we have a great selection of hot drink options, barista style coffee’s, tea’s and hot chocolates.

All your favorite cold drinks are also available, including fizzy drinks, still and sparkling water, fruit juices, Shmoo milkshakes and during the summer months ice slushies.


Afternoon Tea at Canalside

Looking for a gift for that special someone? or just fancy treating yourself and a friend. We now offer Afternoon Teas. You can book on our website Afternoon Tea – Whilton Locks Events (, call the restaurant on 01327 842229 or come in and speak to us.

Our standard Afternoon Tea for 2 people £29.99

Our Deluxe Afternoon Tea are £39.99

We also offer an Afternoon Tea gift card.

Seating Options

The Canalside restaurant is made up of 3 rooms, The Main Canalside restaurant, The Dog Friendly Potting Shed and The New Greenhouse Extension.

As well as the 3 rooms, we also have a large decking and patio area with beautiful views overlooking the Canal and surrounding countryside.

We can accommodate up to 225 customers inside and up to 400 when including the outdoor seating area.