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The Winding Wheel

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
+44 1543 277864
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Used to be Ok this place, unfortunately no more. Food you want is either unavailable or what you get is poor quality. If you want a drink and aren't a regular prepare for a long wait at the bar, you will get one when the staff can be bothered to acknowledge you, More like a crèche with a drinks licence... More 

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Thank spike171
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered food here, the staff were very poor it appeared that it was such an effort to serve us, after waiting 50 mins we were told they didnt have what we ordered no alternative was offered, asked to speak to management and was told theyre not here!! Basically if you want poor service and lots of kids running about this... More 

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Thank louisia1988
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Canny pub for a pre match drink or two, sky sports news on the big telly and fair price for the beer

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Thank Phillip D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a pre drink before eating out. Busy with the locals and families. New born baby's etc so very family oriented and community spirited. Staff member had messed up with some table reservations for a fifty shades of grey ladies reunion scene and we overheard her apologising about us sitting on one of the tables which had no sign on... More 

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Cannock, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017

Area management totally not in touch with requirements of locals, regular disputes, not family friendly from 9.30. Cheap bands booked not in local interest. New management appointed with no experience, local issues will only get worse. On way downhill.

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West MIdlands
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

I used to enjoy coming to this establishment, but since New Year they seem to be letting kids run freely around. I have got a family but I would not allow young children to be in a pub running around at ten at night. I saw kids playing in the toilets, a 8-10 year old boy glass collecting, yes GLASS... More 

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Thank AlfaGT
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

100% better than 6 months ago, new relief manager 1st class great staff would highly recommend with lovely food to complement.

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Thank cheeky900
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

was very pleased with the service vastly improved recently would recommend busy time at Xmas but was treated the same

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Thank John B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Great pub, eaten here quite a few times and the food is always fantastic. All of the staff are friendly and very happy to help you. I always recommend this place to friends when they are looking for somewhere diffferent to go.

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Thank Clareethacker
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Visited in The Winding Wheel, with my other half for some food. Food was really nice and quick. Friendly staff and atmosphere.

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Thank Daniel B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Cannock
  • Phone Number: +44 1543 277864
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?