Overlooking the Grand Union Canal in Paddington Basin, Lockhouse is a melting pot of uber-modern style with urban, vintage charm, offering an iconic and unique backdrop.

Serving an authentic mix of classic and award-winning burgers, including the signature Locked & Loaded and the customer-favourite crispy buttermilk chicken burger, the Cockhouse, Lockhouse is an all-day hangout with a menu that effortlessly fuses grab and go dining with informal and relaxed, speedy table service.

All this plus an enviable selection of the best craft beers – draught and bottled, with weekly specials and up to 20 international craft beers on tap, a well-crafted cocktail menu and a simple, one price fits all range of premium wines.


The Mezzanine

Book the Mezzanine for your next event, private dinner or meeting. Seating up to 65 or 75 standing, The Mezzanine has lots of natural light, its own graffiti wall and a plasma TV.

Private Bookings

Comprising of a light and airy bar and restaurant along with a more cosy and secluded mezzanine area, Lockhouse is available for exclusive private hire, accommodating up to 250 seated guests and 300 standing. Party in style with a selection of Lockhouse’s legendary cocktails and enjoy the most elegant of canapes in this cutting-edge venue. The events team will manage your event from start to finish, ensuring that it runs just the way you planned, helping you create magical memories.

Happy Hour

Monday - Thursday from 5pm-8pm

Kick start your evening with bottles of wine at £17 (including Prosecco) and cocktails from their list at £6.


They offer sasterclasses on cocktails, spirits, wine & craft beer. From mastering the perfect martini to discovering which craft beer is best paired with your favourite burger, Lockhouse's lesson will guide you to becoming a gastro guru.

What's on

Nice n' Noughties Bottomless Brunch
Put on your combat trousers and load your wrists with shag bands because weekends at Lockhouse is now home to the smash hits of the 90s and 00s…

Saturday 18th August 2018 and 10 other Saturdays

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Offer Availability
Nice n' Noughties Bottomless Brunch
Put on your combat trousers on and load your wrists with shag bands, because weekends at Lockhouse is now home to the hits of 90s and 00s. Feed yourself and your Tamagotchi whilst enjoying 2 hours of Unlimited Drinks for £15pp. - WHAT’S YOUR FLAVA? Choose from: Bloody Mary J Blige – Classic Bloody Mary ; The Real Slim Shandy – Beer, Gin, Lemon, Sugar ; Florence & the Mimosa – Blood Orange Mimosa ; Oxide & Pedrino - Vodka, Orange, Lime, Lavender bitters, Pedrino ; Camden Hells Lager ; Camden Pale Ale
Saturday 10:00 – 17:00


  • Cocktail Making, Brunch, Classes
  • Paddington, Edgware Road
  • Happily Affordable ££
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets


Day Open Close Notes
Monday 8:00 23:30
Tuesday 8:00 23:30
Wednesday 8:00 23:30
Thursday 8:00 23:30
Friday 8:00 23:30
Saturday 11:00 19:00
Sunday 11:00 19:00 Private Hire Only

Special opening hours

Day Open Close Notes
Monday 27th August 2018 - - Private Hire Only
Tuesday 25th December 2018 - -



Lockhouse, 3 Merchants Square W2 1AZ



Nearest Station

Edgware Road (Tube)

3 Merchants Square W2 1AZ

Getting there

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  • Cuisines

    This venue serves International, American, Bar Snacks, Brunch, Breakfast, British, European, Grill, Vegan Friendly and Vegetarian Friendly food.

  • A word from the chef:

    The food menu at Lockhouse features dishes from across the globe, including likes of burgers, steaks, rotisserie chicken, fresh seasonal salads, and Vietnamese roll sandwiches. The Brunch Menu is full to the brim with delicious breakfast options from the whooping Breakfast Burger to Eggs Florentine!

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Cost Min spend
Min spend
LOCKHOUSE (Whole Venue) Venue Hire 250 300 - from £6500 from £2000
Mezzanine 60 75 - from £800 from £1000
Restaurant 80 100 - from £800 from £1000
Restaurant & Mezzanine 150 175 - from £800 from £1000

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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