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Food & Drink

There are plenty of pubs and restaurants which back on to, or are very close to the Bridgewater Canal.

From here you can enjoy the scenic views of the Canal and see all the passing cruising boats whilst enjoying a drink or bite to eat.

Many of the pubs and restaurants have direct access to the Canal towpath and so are easily accessible if you are walking, boating or cycling along the Bridgewater Canal.

A list of many of the pubs and restaurants along the Canal can be found below.


The Red Lion Inn

119 Runcorn Road, Moore, Warrington, Cheshire WA4 6UD

Walton Arms

148 Old Chester Road, Higher Walton, Warrington, Cheshire WA4 6TG

London Bridge

163 London Road, Appleton, Warrington, Cheshire WA4 5BG

Mulberry Tree Inn

Grappenhall Road, Warrington WA4 2AF

The Parr Arms

Church Lane, Warrington, WA4 3EP

Saddlers Arms

7 Bridgewater Street, Town Centre, Lymm WA13 0AB

Golden Fleece

41 The Cross, Lymm, Cheshire WA13 0HR

Eighteen The Cross

18 The Cross, Town Centre, Lymm, WA13 0HU

The Barn Owl Inn

Agden Wharf, Warrington Lane, Lymm, Warrington WA13 0SW

Ring O’Bells

Chester Road, Daresbury, Warrington WA4 4AJ

The Swan with Two Nicks

Park Lance, Little Bollington, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 4TJ

The Shed at Moore

Runcorn Road, Moore, Warrington WA4 6TU


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The Old Packet House

Navigation Road, Altrincham WA14 1LJ

Kickback Coffee – The Arches

Arch 4 Viaduct Rd, Altrincham WA14 5DU 

Stubborn Mule Brewery

Unit 2 Radium Works Bridgewater Road, Altrincham WA14 1LZ



The Brook

Brooklands Road, Sale M33 3SQ

The Brooklands Tap

Hope Road, Sale M33 3BF

The Kings Ransom

Britannia Road, Sale, Greater Manchester M33 2AB

Walton Perk

Walton Park Leisure Centre, Raglan Rd, Sale M33 4AG

Mano a Bocca

2A, Waterside Plaza, Sale M33 7BS

Massala Lounge

3 School Road, Sale M33 7XY

The Railway

35 Chapel Road, Sale M33 7FD

The Trafford Centre

Manchester M17 8AA

Walton Perk



8-9 Catalan Square, Manchester M3 4RU

Bohemia Castlefield

8 – 9 Catalan Square, Manchester M3 4RU

Albert’s Shed

20 Castle Street, Manchester M3 4LZ

Dukes 92

18 Castle Street, Manchester M3 4LZ

The Wharf

6 Slate Wharf, Castlefield, Manchester M15 4SW

Lock 91 

9 Century Street, Castlefield, M3 4QL

Bar eight

Castle Quay, Manchester, M15 4NT   

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Kings Head

535 Barton Lane, Manchester M30 0HY

Barton Oriental

82 Barton Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 7AE

Dutton Arms

56 Barton Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 7AE

Wellington Inn

37 Worsley Road, Eccles Manchester M30 8PB

The Waterside Bar & Restaurant

1 Parrin Lane, Monton M30 8AN

The Barton Arms

2 Stablefold, Worsley M28 2ED

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The Old Boat House

Higher Green Lane, Astley, Lancashire M29 7JB

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The Bridgewater Way

Regenerating the canalside for walkers and cyclists.



From colourful canal boats to day boat hire and pleasure cruises.



Ramble the length of the canal or take a leisurely waterside stroll – there’s something for everyone.



The Bridgewater Canal welcomes cyclists of all ages and abilities.



There are a number of fishing clubs which have a licence to fish on various stretches of the Canal.


Food & Drink

There are plenty of pubs and restaurants which back on to, or are very close to the Bridgewater Canal.



The Bridgewater Canal flows by lots of popular attractions making it the perfect route to a fantastic day out.



The Bridgewater Canal is a 65km (39 mile) canal stretching from Runcorn to Leigh in the North West of England.


Terms & Conditions

Guidelines for all users of the canal from boat owners and fishermen to walkers and cyclists.


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