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Great traditional old pub

Stayed here for one night as my husband and son were walking the Pennine Way. Very traditional and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
via mobile
Lovely stop on the Pennine Way

After walking 7 days on the pennine way, it was so nice to walk into such a friendly and welcoming... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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A 17th Century Inn on the Pennine Way & Coast 2 Coast. Real ales, proper coffee and a roaring fire.
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| The Green, Garrigill CA9 3DS, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night as my husband and son were walking the Pennine Way. Very traditional and popular english pub, great atmosphere, friendly landlord and team. Accomodation very basic but very clean with comfortable beds and nice bedding. Plenty of tea and coffee provided...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After walking 7 days on the pennine way, it was so nice to walk into such a friendly and welcoming pub! Just what I needed. Thank you David and your team. See you next time ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿป

1  Thank AJ C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This pub was closed and boarded up for a while - quite shocking as there's nothing else around and this is right on the Pennine Way. The new staff are really trying to make a go of the business and certainly they've got the beer...More

Thank garethgee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this was a fifty fifty experience for me. when I went in at 6pm, I was told a party had ordered their food before I got there so I would have to wait to order. I was told I'd probably have to wait about a...More

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this lovely pub, Lovely friendly place with great ale, What more could you want.Just wish had found it sooner. Will be back.

1  Thank oldrockermike
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I visited the George and Dragon on a Saturday afternoon after having finished a walking holiday of 80 miles. The real ales were all excellent and well received by our walking party. It is a pleasure to see a pub doing well in a very...More

1  Thank Graham P
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely lovely people here locals and landlords! We had a lovely night drinking and singing along to the excellent hearty music! Pool table and excellent choice of beers and vegetarian meal options. We stayed in a room upstairs with Amazon prime and just the most...More

1  Thank lauren b
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Just a perfect pub ! The building itself is lovely with stone floors and low ceilings. The bar staff and landlord were great and the beer was cool. The menu is very short but the vegetarian option (stir fry) was absolutely delicious. I really hope...More

1  Thank DavidWEdinburgh
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Landlord Dave is a wonderful host and together with his staff (and son Will) and locals made me feel completely at home. The pub is ancient and the ironwork the best you'll see in the country. Food fantastic and beer superb. I was walking the...More

1  Thank daveconway56
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Warm fire and welcome found at the George and Dragon. David was tending the bar and his young son was kind and reintroduced our granddaughter to the pool table. A wonderful gem of an old pub.

2  Thank neilemore
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14 August 2018|
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Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do but when it runs out there is no 'second' sitting. Pretty good choice though.
Kerry-Ann C
12 November 2017|
Response from Jackie B |
still going through the kitchen update referb but as soon as we are compleat we will post to let you know. thank you for your enquiry.
7 September 2016|
Response from Jackie B |
Yes dogs are welcome