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Upper Lock Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Cafe, British
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Brunch
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All reviews bacon sandwich cakes bread lovely cafe excellent coffee tea and cake chai latte soup of the day town centre friendly service canal toys seeded sofas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

NIce café, somewhat shocked though to see the waitress filling 2 large glasses for Ginger beer with ice, with unwashed hands….taking handfuls of ice from a bag kept in a freezer in front of the bar. Someone should have a little chat with her...

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank David A
Reviewed June 4, 2019

This is a great cafe position next to the canal in Stroud, the staff are friendly and very helpful. The food is very good with a great menu offering you a great variation and the coffee and cakes are also fab. It is also dog...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank johncZ4852NW
Reviewed April 18, 2019

I like this place, it's alongside the canal in central Stroud, I spent my time just looking at the quirky chairs, sofas, leather chairs, paintings (some for sale) it's a mixture of old and new. Young staff, lovely manners, most of the tables outside were...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank IloveHeatherbell
Reviewed March 16, 2019 via mobile

Never noticed this place before, despite being local. Cosy, child friendly café with a promising menu. Lots of toys at the back to keep our toddler amused. We were in a hurry so we just had coffee, chai latte and a crumpet each. Drinks were...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank ClaireMummyBear
Reviewed January 2, 2019

Lovely hot soup, tea and cake while walking the canal. Beautiful garden in summer and cosy cafe in the winter.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lizand G
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Great service today arrived just as food was stopping but were happy to cook me a bacon sandwich thank you and the the coffee ans sandwich was great will be back.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 215pauly
Reviewed October 20, 2018

Smiley polite service and good coffee Next to a lovely canal and lock gates Dog and people friendly Indoor and outdoor spaces..

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 50yorkplace
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been a few time to this cafe during my walks along the canal, the serve with a genuine smile and their coffees are tasty, there is a nice array of cakes and sandwiches, whilst your there pop next door to the Cotswold canal trust.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank thebutler2018
Reviewed May 26, 2018

Decided to go for coffee and sit by the canal in the afternoon sunshine. Not for the first time, they were closing! This is summertime, opposite the canal trust were running boat trips, plenty of potential custom, but no, the lady informed us she was...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sue595
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

What more can you expect from a Cafe......this Cafe has everything. Children’s entertainment, a view and lemon drizzle cake. Just what you need after a nice canal walk. Staff are also friendly which put the cherry on top.

Date of visit: May 2018
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Wendy H
March 18, 2017|
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Response from pkjinx | Property representative |
Hello Wendy... That's sounds like a lovely idea for your mum, we don't do a set afternoon tea. However we do offer a good selection of homemade cakes, approx 20 teas and if ordered before 3pm a selection of freshly prepared... More
Sharman D
July 2, 2015|
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Response from pkjinx | Property representative |
We offer a selection of wine and local beers which we hope cover all tastes. It really is the perfect spot for a warm sunny day or delicious piping hot coffee during the cooler months 😊😊😊 We look forward to seeing you 😊
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