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The Winding Wheel

$$ - $$$, British,
Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
+44 1543 277864
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible32%
Dec 29, 2017
“Tea with friends ”
Dec 3, 2017
“Too loud!!”
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Hayes Way | Hawkes Green, Cannock WS12 3XP, England
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

worst pub food in Cannock and that the opinion of my friends as well eaten there 3 times 3 times food been terrible

Thank Gary T
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Friends live nearby so we decided to go for tea I've been for lunch before and it was nice ..socially I think the pub is ok but the food I found was awful don't think I would eat here again..I had burger which was tough...More

Thank amanda g
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

My mother in law and three friends tried the winding wheel for only second time in a while and were pleasantly surprised when the recently appointed manager was still there and making a difference They had three course Christmas lunch and thought it was lovely...More

Thank Lichfieldmikey
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Met some friends for a drink on a Friday evening which we've done several times before as this is our local. When we arrived there was a dj who was playing music very loud. We stayed for just over an hour cos we felt our...More

Thank D6650OMdenisec
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Well where to start, Been going the Wheel For Years And Then Stopped Going As The Change In Mangers Over The Past Year Have Been Shocking. But Now They Have A Temporary Manager In Called Tim Who Is Fab!! He Knows What He Is Doing...More

Thank wilfa813
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely night. Food really good. The girl who served us was doing bar as well. She was really attentive. Good customer service.

Thank Karen C
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Went to meet family. Marston pub with no banks bitter. Wife wanted gin and tonic but no lemon or lime. Then given change with out a thanks.

Thank clive n
Reviewed April 21, 2017

Go mainly to watch the football but on the whole you get a good pint and friendly staff serving you. Some reviews have commented on the kids being a bit of a pain and I totally agree but it's not all the managements fault parents...More

Thank basherfm B
Reviewed April 18, 2017

We went for a meal out a lunch time. They didn't start serving until 12pm and wouldn't take our order before that time. The bar staff were friendly, though the young man who served us wasn't what you would expect for a front of house...More

2  Thank hippyhighway
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

If I could give a zero I would! Hair found in food and accused of us lying saying 'neither of us have black hair'! No customer service what so ever. All food was so cold. Cheesy chips but hardly any cheese? Pathetic excuse of a...More

Thank Chloebaldwin
Jolene B, Manager at The Winding Wheel, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2017

We are really sorry you had a bad experience with us on this occasion and would love for you come and try us again to show that we are a great pub and the place to be.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, 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
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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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