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Grove Lock

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A little pretentious

Lovely location at the lock allows you to watch the boats come and go, very nice on a sunny day... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Peterborough, United Kingdom
via mobile
Family time

Nice location the food was very mediocre but an enjoyable time we went on a Sunday on a hot day we... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Dunstable, United Kingdom
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The Grove Lock Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard LU7 0QU, England
+44 1525 380940
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Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely location at the lock allows you to watch the boats come and go, very nice on a sunny day. Good beers and wines but the menu lets the pub down. Food is expensive, in our experience nothing special but served up in a way...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Nice location the food was very mediocre but an enjoyable time we went on a Sunday on a hot day we were inside but this pub does not have air con or any internal fans ! Nice selection of beers but apart from one older...More

1  Thank edwardcdias
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Webt for a walk aling the canal and stopped here for a drink. Bad move.. the drinks prices are extortionate. Never before have I paid £5.30 for a pint of Peroni!!. Outside is in need of TCL. Garden picnic tables and benches are in a...More

Thank Pam G
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

The staff, ambience and location were all excellent. Our food for 4 was well served with an excellent salmon and prawn linguine with a tasty sauce. The fish and chips were fine too but I would have preferred more traditional chips. Puds were good; we...More

Thank DavidMarlow46
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Very dissapointed, very poor menu choice, asked about chefs specials and was abruptly told not at weekends, barbecue in garden, turned out to be gazebo in garden with burgers. Staff not very sociable, food some good some poor , poor value for price, drinks overpriced,...More

Thank fred b
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Squid starter works out at £1.10 per ring and they use bought in massed produced product. They managed to serve a mackerel pate that was devoid of any taste of mackerel. Rounded off with a soggy burger ( don’t put the tomato on the bottom...More

Thank Gtravell75
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We visited the Grove for a meal and drinks and found a very friendly staff who welcomed us to their pub the food was very good and there was a great choice the out side garden is relaxing and led down to the canal and...More

Thank Dagdog40
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Steak night 2 for £30 but have to buy 2 or 4. Dilemma- 3 of us. Back to order 2 + burger but the don’t have any steak anyway! “Curley in corner, water from jug on bar. Don’t ask me questions as to only serve...More

Thank Wehree
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Great location expected to be busy as it was the first sunny day of the year but the bar is so unorganised it’s painful. Food is ok rather pricey for what you get but it’s ok. There was around 20 people queuing 3 till open....More

1  Thank Vinegaruk
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This is a fab looking pub right on the canal but the food us just bland amateur rubbish they should be a little ashamed of sending out such good took them nearly and hour to take our order we had to ask them to even...More

2  Thank Dom A
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