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  • Double Locks Canal Banks, 
  • Exeter, 
  • Devon, 
  • EX2 6LT
01392 256947
Opening Hours:
11:00 - 21:00
Food Service Times:
11:00 - 20:00
Welcome to Double Locks

A traditional, dog friendly, country pub, ideally situated on the banks of the Exeter ship canal boasting a huge beer garden, offering both covered and heated areas. Passionate about British seasonal food with a fine selection of local brews. Walk-ins always welcome.

Christmas Celebrations in Exeter

Feast your eyes on our soul-warming Christmas menus with all the trimmings, from our 3-course festive feast to our lip-smackingly good festive sharing boards. Why not welcome your guests with a mulled wine reception in our heated and covered stretch tent.

Our Seasonal Food

We serve delicious, seasonal dishes all day, from brunch through to dinner, using only the finest best of British ingredients. Book your spot today to try our delicious new menu, there is something to tantalise all taste-buds.

Welcome to The Double Locks

Situated on the Exeter Ship Canal, you cannot beat the Double Locks for its location. What better way to escape the ordinary than spending the day kayaking down the canal, heading towards the pub of course.

We offer the perfect rest bite whether you are joining us by foot, by boat or by bike! Our hearty seasonal menu is packed full of flavour with all your classic pub favourites.​ Whether you are looking for a fun family day out by the water or celebrating a special occasion, our cosy pub offers something for everyone. Dog friendly and walk ins welcome.

It’s that plan-your-Christmas-party time of year

Join us this December and enjoy the festive season from your favourite local. Choose from our festive feast or sharing boards (whatever tickles your fancy), we’ve got it wrapped. We’ll be rolling out the roasts, stoking the fire and mulling wine, and with our cosy heated stretch tent with festive lights, we’ve brought the inside outside!


Sunday Roasts

Join us here at Double Locks for the perfect Sunday, idyllic country walks along the canal side, cosy log fires, a fine selection of local brews, and of course the main event, our famous Sunday roasts.

With a choice of succulent West Country beef, roast pork, vegetarian wellington, served alongside all the dreamy trimmings. Think larger than life Yorkies, crispy roast potatoes, honey glazed root vegetables and jugs of delicious gravy. Bring on the crowd pleasers, with tasty pigs in blankets, truffled cauliflower cheese and stuffing balls aplenty.

Festive Celebrations

You just can’t beat the Great British pub at Christmas time and here at the Double Locks we’re ready to welcome you with open arms this festive season. With cosy log fires, mulled wine and a soul-warming, 3 course festive festive feast that has something for everyone.

Whether its your big office party or get-together with family and friends. We can cater for your Christmas parties, both big and small.

Christmas Gifting

If you’re searching for that perfect present, or can’t decide what to gift a loved one, colleague or friend, why not treat that special someone to the gift of the pub. That way they can choose their own feel-good experience, whether it be a monetary voucher to spend on a round of drinks or a Sunday lunch at their favourite local.