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Wilkes Head

15 St Edward Street
ST13 5DS

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Opening Times


Monday3.00 pm - Midnight
TuesdayMidday - Midnight
WednesdayMidday - Midnight
ThursdayMidday - Midnight
FridayMidday - Midnight
SaturdayMidday - Midnight
SundayMidday - 11.00 pm

About the Pub

One of Leek's oldest pubs dating back to the 1700s that has the oldest cellar in the town. A rustic style interior adds to the atmosphere of the place. A regular in the Good Beer Guide and a friendly pub to visit. There are seven real ales, four of which are brewed by Whim and three guest beers from micro breweries. The licensee is a professional musician. AWARDS: Staffordshire Moorlands Sub Branch Pub of the Year 2013 (Merit), 2014 (1st Place), 2015 (Merit), 2016 (Merit), 2017 (Highly Commended)

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 3 regular beers.

  • Whim Flower Power
  • Whim Hartington Bitter
  • Whim Hartington IPA

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

Changing beers typically include:

  • Broughton --varies--
  • Burton Bridge --varies--

Source: National

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited


  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • Garden Garden

    Beer patio at rear of pub.

  • Parking Parking

    Rear access to council car park.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly

    Dogs welcome on leads.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Beer patio at rear of pub.

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Wilkes Head

15 St Edward Street
ST13 5DS

Sat Nav Reference

53.105998, -2.026999

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  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes

Nearby Bus Routes (< ½ mile)

Any bus to Leek.

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Wilkes Head - Leek

Wilkes Head

15 St Edward Street
ST13 5DS

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Pub
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Smoking Area
  • Close to Bus Routes

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