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George & Dragon Pub

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Landlord opened up midday for 12 soaking wet cyclists

We did ring ahead to make sure - landlord very helpful - good selection of beer although I didn't... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great fine old pub

Earlier in the year my wife and I stopped in this pub after a walk in the area - it was a Sunday... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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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
+44 1434 382691
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did ring ahead to make sure - landlord very helpful - good selection of beer although I didn't have any mid cycle ride. Hearty food - I had soup followed by plum crumble (made from organic plums from landlord's mother in law's garden) -...More

1  Thank NerdyFerdy
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Earlier in the year my wife and I stopped in this pub after a walk in the area - it was a Sunday and we had a beer here. Talking to the really friendly landlord I asked him if they were open for lunch durin...More

1  Thank Mick520
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Wonderful to discover the George and Dragon re-opened by a committed local on a day just returned from 9 miles over the high fells. Fire up the chimney and a rewarding chat. open lunchtime weekends as well as evenings, best to check during the week...More

1  Thank lesley c
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

A traditional 17 th century pub in a small village on the Pennine Way or C2C trail Believe it's not long been re opened and the landlord and his staff are trying very hard to make a successful business There are still flagstone floors ,...More

Thank Shirley W
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Great to find the pub open and loved again. Very friendly and welcoming. Food in the evenings and pub open every weekday evening and lunchtime too on the weekend. Well worth a visit if you’re in the area. I highly recommend the rhubarb cider!

Thank kathybsuffolk99
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This is a small but great traditional pub. The owners are friendly and although the food menu is small it was well cooked. The portions were huge especially the kids food. We particularly liked that they welcome dogs, walkers and cyclists, muddy boots not a...More

Thank skippy38
Reviewed 12 August 2018 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

Thank 835karinc
Reviewed 11 August 2018 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 πŸ‘ŒπŸ»

1  Thank AJ C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

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 27 July 2018

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
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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