Welcome to The Top Lock

Owned by Award Winning Chef Michael Ian Hales and his team, welcome both locals and visitors to the village of Wheelton. We are pleased to offer the best in carefully sourced produce, expertly prepared and accompanied by a wonderful selection of wines and a great range of cask ales.

We offer a warm welcome to walkers (with or without dogs), cyclists, horse riders or anyone who wishes to pop in for a drink or a bite to eat.

Six carefully selected cask ales in constant circulation along with a great selection of larger and bottles.

Families are always welcome at The Top Lock and a great location to celebrate, we have a wonderful children’s menu. Not for getting our new Dogs Menu!

The Top Lock also caters for larger parties and occasions including weddings, birthdays and funerals.

Whatever you are looking for we guarantee you can find a professional and dedicated team on hand to create something special.

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