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The Grove Lock

Grove, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0QU, England
+44 1525 380940
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“sunday roast” (18 reviews)
“beef” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Grove, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0QU, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Friendly staff, good menu choices feaurturing some pub classics and a good choice of ale on the bar. The food was tasty and didn’t have to wait too long. Would return.

Thank simonlane3
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Party of seven visited today for Sunday Lunch. Booked in the name of Kidd. Made to feel very welcome. Seated quickly and Service was quick and courteous and food arrived promptly piping hot and tasted fabulous. Nothing too much for the staff and a real...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went to show my little sister were this beautiful place to eat is we had the veg sunday roast which was feta,sweet potato and spinach Wellington with sticky red cabbage, carrot, green cabbage,cauliflower cheese and Yorkshire it was amazing so nice to have a...More

Thank wendyporter
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely pub with lots of outdoor seating by the canal. Friendly staff and enjoyable food. Great place for a relaxing drink while watching the world go by.

Thank Marybiz629
Reviewed 5 days ago

Myself & my husband visited for the grove lock in the week for lunch.friends had recommended the pub to us & it didn’t disappoint.was lovely & relaxing sitting out in garden watching the world go by.we both had a sandwiches.i had the pesto chicken &...More

Thank Amycas79
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here several times, always happy with the food and service. Not today though. Sitting out in the garden in glorious September sun, I ordered a posh fish finger sandwich. Apparently, this was not available. Ok, that can happen, though annoying. Ordered smoked salmon...More

Thank Elisabeth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely cosy pub perfect location by the canal - visited for Sunday lunch 2/9/2018 - long q's for both ordering drinks and food but was not suprised as it was a lovely sunny day and we wanted to relax in the garden anyway - we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met for a catch up with friends on a gorgeous hot Saturday afternoon. The barbecue was going so we though we would partake. There was also an outside bar. Unfortunately what is not clear until placing your order is that there are only limited drinks...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The last time we visited was last year and the food was not good. This time however, everything was very good. We had prawns in tempura to start served with a delicious piquant sauce - Thai style really. Then we both had fish, chips and...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited today and soooo Overpriced. over £9 for a large wine and over £5 for a pint of beer. Waited 10 minutes with My £23 Steak before peppercorn sauce was given to me after chasing twice. Dinner was then cold. Was not even asked by...More

Thank Victoria V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grove, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bedfordshire  >  Leighton Buzzard
  • Phone Number: +44 1525 380940
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This canalside pub serves up hearty food, traditional ales and wonderful views over the water. Located beside Lock 28 of the Grand Union Canal, it's a shining example of a great English local pub.
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