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George & Dragon

) #1 of 31 Restaurants in Newton Aycliffe ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
+44 1325 313152
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pie” (17 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
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Reviews (379)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely people, very welcoming. Food was nice: gammon, scampi and garlic chicken but for all four of us the chips let it down they were very big and very crispy. Staff mixed up drinks order, forgot chips, didn't offer any sauces and two gammon steaks...More

Thank susanmF3481AY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friday evening dinner, had booked a table for two the previous day, arriving in the bar and looking at the choice of bitter , I as I sometimes do asked the advice of a gentleman standing at the bar. On trying his recommendation this proved...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A birthday lunch for 25 was catered with efficiency and charm, on top of that the food was excellent, piping hot and fresh which in itself is a rarity these days. I can only wish and dream for a place like this near us, sadly...More

Thank Colin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very friendly pub that also welcomes dogs. Excellent food and good portions. One we will definitely come back to.

Thank yorkie232016
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This was quite simply the best Sunday lunch I have ever had. The beef was incredibly nice as was the accompanying roast potatoes and the veg. It was fairly priced for what it was and I was unable to finish the dessert as I was...More

Thank Biggles266
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We have visited a couple of times on a Saturday afternoon, the staff are friendly and welcoming with good customer service. The standard of food is excellent with a good choice. The portion sizes are huge, but they will do a smaller portion if requested....More

Thank Amy_91Y
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Food is fantastic good hearty portion sizes and lots of flavour! All the staff are very friendly. Interior could do with abit of TLC but all in all brilliant honest village pub

Thank sharp239
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I`ve been going to the George and Dragon regularly now with my wife for about 3 years and I`ve always had the Steak and Ale pie, a particular favourite of mine.. It used to come in a hard pastry shell full and overflowing with bits...More

Thank Mel D
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Average pub decor a little worn. Friendly staff. All round decent beers. Good food portion to very large. Two for one deals on certain days. Very good value. Other dishes Priced a little high. But food is fresh and hot. Had fish and chips. Fish...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We attended for Easter Sunday lunch, the service was swift and friendly while the food was tasty and plentiful! Highly recommend!

Thank Paul T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Newton Aycliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 313152
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