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The Lock Inn Cafe

48 Frome Road, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LE, England
+44 1225 868068
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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8:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48 Frome Road, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great for lunch, nice canal setting. Excellent service. Just enjoy it! Got to add more, looks like in summer it would be full, outside space not a problem, really liked it but ffs can't I just say that!!!???

Thank Bricker67
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The lock inn has to be one of the cosiest & friendliest places I’ve ever been too, top notch food & great service. Can’t fault anything

Thank anonymous250196
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic quirky restaurant with great food. Eat in the lounge, a shed, a summer house or a canal boat, the choice is yours (or not unless you book as this place gets rather busy) The menu itself makes you smile with all the little soundbites...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This little cafe if brilliant, you can sit inside or outside. It is really quirky but totally fab. We had lunch, really tasty and piping hot. All washed down with a pint of dragons breath!! Everyone is welcome and they are not bothered if you...More

Thank WelshStephanie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely breakfast on the canal boat. Meals were big and food was quick to fast be served 😃👍🏼. Fab spot

Thank jsksnfj83948
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has long been one of our favourite haunts, especially for breakfast. It is very cute! There have been recent huge improvements in the quality of the crockery, menus and coffee especially. The set breakfasts are large and delicious. The new smoked haddock option is...More

Thank prisbishop67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another lovely evening at the Lock Inn. Great food and Great service. Always have a lovely time when we eat here.

Thank 4nd1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Informal pub with outside covered area to warm up when walking along the canal. We had light bites for lunch which were all fine. Basic but fine and good for what it is.

Thank TheNard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to admit that this is probably my favourite local cafe as it does a varied menu which can cater to all tastes in a pleasant atmosphere beside the canal and the prices are reasonable. We usually visit in the summer months when it...More

Thank Skybird14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to stop in The Lock Inn for some food. Parking was a little bit of a pain but once we found somewhere we were more than happy we chose to visit this place. The food is good, the cost very reasonable and the...More

Thank Timothy M
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Louise F
October 18, 2017|
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Response from Phil B | Reviewed this property |
As with other answers it was 9pm when we were there in mid September, try checking their website
April 3, 2016|
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Response from Andy F |
Park in the train station. It's a cut through via the river path.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Frome Road, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Bradford-on-Avon
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 868068
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