Discover a totally unique experience, bringing together the very best in street food and independent retail.
Inspired by the canal side our relaxed atmosphere, cool industrial vibe and waterfront location echo’s Banbury’s past, making Lock29 the perfect destination day or evening.
Incredible food & drink
We have the very best street food in Banbury.
Each of our trading partners has been carefully selected with three criteria in mind; local, unusual and utterly delicious.
Of course, we wouldn’t leave you thirsty – no way! Local legends and social enterprise, the Tap Social Movement are our bar operator.
Want more? Then how about our handpicked independent food retailers including confectioners, vintage inspired coffee shop and ice cream sellers.
Fantastic retail traders
Independent shops you won’t find anywhere else.
Our small, boutique shops are the perfect place to find a gift for everyone in your life.
From homeware to ethical and preloved fashion.
Come and discover something different at Lock29.
So much more to discover ...
Lock29 has been built with community in mind; it’s about, meeting, sharing, laughter, joy and expression and that in our book means great events. Check out our current programme.
We also have a dedicated event and cinema space. We’ll be running exciting workshops, events and activities for the community and it’s also available to hire by organisations and individuals.
If you are interested in running an event at Lock29 please drop us a line.
How to get here
Lock29 is situated on Lock 29 of the Oxford Canal in the heart of Banbury, Oxfordshire.
It is part of the Castle Quay and therefore benefits from fantastic public transport links and parking for those making their way to Banbury by car.
Lock29 is open
Monday to Thursday 10am to 6pm
Friday and Saturday 10am to 9pm
Sunday 10.30am to 4.30pm