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The Winding Wheel

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Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
01543277864
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Dining options: Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Outdoor Seating
Description: The Winding Wheel is a community pub, located between a number of large...
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
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I've visited here a few times; on some occasions the service has been shocking and I've waited 35 minutes to be served at the bar even when it's quiet but more recently my experience was fairly positive. Recently I visited here with my friend, we ordered some food which was exceptionally cheap but... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 10, 2015
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Cannock, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Mark and Sharon run a good local pub, great bands once a month, keeps his beer up to scratch. Would recommend it to anyone.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I've visited here a few times; on some occasions the service has been shocking and I've waited 35 minutes to be served at the bar even when it's quiet but more recently my experience was fairly positive. Recently I visited here with my friend, we ordered some food which was exceptionally cheap but actually very tasty, the alcohol was okay... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

A gentleman visiting this pub with his assistance dog was made to leave as they only accept dogs for the blind! Even the manager doesn't seem to know the laws and legislation concerning disabled people and their assistance dogs!! This gentleman was made to leave - after he had purchased a drink and sat down - he had to hobble... More 

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Plumaudan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I had the worst meal I have ever ordered in my life brought to me by the arrogant barman, after I had waited 50 mins and they weren't even busy, the food was overlooked and tepid so had obviously been forgotten about... After one mouthful I took it back to the bar where the barman argued with me when I... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

terrible experience, they had children winding up an assistance dog to a clearly disabled gentleman on two sticks that could hardly walk. The dog barked twice (not very loud) owner told dog to be quiet and dog was then very quiet, lying down , no trouble. Manager told disabled man to leave as the only disability they recognise is blind... More 

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cannock staffordshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Beer is hit and miss. Staff are pleasant if ur a local. God help newcomers. Children used to be an issue but now they have a designated area it is much better. Wish management would work busy periods. They are pleasant but need to show their faces more. They do the easy shifts. Food is more than edible. It's quick... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I have never been somewhere so bad. To start with we were told there was a 20 minute wait 1hr and 15 minutes later after people had come and gone we confronted the manager they forgot to put our buzzer no down. He then sat us down and forgot about us so half an hr later we ordered our food,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

I use this pub a lot in the daytime to go for meals with friends, however when me and my boyfriend visited one evening it was totally a different experience. We arrived to a bunch of staring people even though I live a 5 min stroll away, we went straight to the bar and was next to get served the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Just had a very nice refit. Great Staff good value and free entertainment, what more can be asked of a great local pub. Used as a local on a regular basis.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I was told to try the winding wheel for their lunch club offer was pleasantly surprised by the standard of the food and the customer service good price and good atmosphere will definitely return

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Address: Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
Phone Number: 01543277864
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Cannock
Cuisine: Pub

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  • Address: Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Cannock
  • Phone Number: 01543277864

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

Description

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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