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This is a small simple cafe next door to the museum. It offers sandwiches and soup and hot and cold drinks. It is simple food, but it is done very well. We had a toasted brie, bacon and cranberry sandwich. It was excellent, very tasty and with lovely bacon which was not too…
If you like canals then you will love the canal museum that has a cafe attached to it. You can even look out at the canal while you have a coffee. Three floors of canal related information and artefacts. There is a separate company offering a canal trip through the nearby canal…
Heading up the M1 we found this a great place to take a break and stop for lunch. Only a short distance from J15, it has a great cafe and a very pleasant place to stretch the legs for a hour or two during a long journey. The tow path walks are free but there is a small cost for…
A real potted history of the local and national canal system. I would have liked to have seen a little more on the wartime use but there was a bit for everyone. Lovely cafe attached as well
This is a lovely and well looked after. Can be busy but with plenty to do and see. The narrowboats are wonderful to see aswell.