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Lockgate Cafe

Whilton Locks, Northampton NN11 2NH, England
+44 7531 490486
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good58%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
3 weeks ago
“Lovely breakfast!”
20 Sep 2017
“Great place for breakfast”
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Whilton Locks, Northampton NN11 2NH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a horrendous early morning Christmas shopping visit to Northampton, we decided to call in the Lockgate cafe at Whilton for a late breakfast. If you want good old, “no frills” English style food, this is the place to visit. Generous portions, properly cooked, served...More

Thank Haddonite
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This cafe is close to J16 of the M1. Going North you can go on the A5 and rejoin the M1. Family run with good food and reasonable prices. The cafe is by a lock in the canal, surrounded by barges. I enjoy the view...More

Thank Brian R
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately not very good. Chips soggy and cooked in old fat. Beacon hard and with black bits left from the last thing they cocked. 13.00 Monday lunch time.

Thank Don T
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A nice place for a coffee and a slice of delicious cake. Staff are friendly, it's always clean and tidy. Prices are reasonable, and if you're lucky you can watch buzzards picking up thermals in the distance.

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

What a delight. A warm friendly welcome greeted me as I walked in. With an excellent menu, of hot meals & hot beverages. If you find yourself at Whilton Locks. whether you are visiting the Garden centre, Carpet company or viewing the narrow boast at...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 5 July 2016

good food especially easy for canal boat people as the moorings are right there outside. just below a lock it has a chandlery and shop too for ease.

Thank charliemacsam
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A very enjoyable breakfast with bacon rolls with a side order of hash browns! Friendly helpful service. A great way to start the day.

Thank Phil2410
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We love walking here along the canal for breakfast. The food is always good, the coffee is great and the service is wonderful and friendly. Everytime our experience is excellent.

Thank SarahSmith01
Reviewed 17 February 2016

We stumbled across this little café a couple of months ago, and just keep going back for more! Whether for breakfast or lunch, there's plenty to choose from from snacks to full meals. The choice is amazing, and all freshly prepared. Good value.

Thank Lindsay G
Reviewed 11 December 2015

Nice little cafe with friendly staff by the side of the Grand Union canal. Its pleasant to have a walk around the marina or the garden centre across the road.

Thank cactustraveller
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Whilton Locks, Northampton NN11 2NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 7531 490486
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