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The George and Dragon Public House

$$ - $$$
Bar, British
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2 The Street, Thurton NR14 6AL, England
+44 1508 480242
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the chef at the George and dragon thinks it ok to serve curdled sour cream. I ask you the reader one question.. If a "chef " can't tell the difference between fresh sour cream and curdled Then this is telling me the chef has no experience what so ever in the catering industry OR he has no passion to... More 

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Chedgrave, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is refreshing to find a pub doing pub food at pub prices, no confusion with the menu like many pubs in the area charging fine dining prices for confused food. Relaxed and is what it is, food could be tweaked a bit to make it really good but on the whole well worth visiting.

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Thank Croyde33
Norfolk
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

We met here for a family meal. Pleasant, helpful staff and good platefuls of hot tasty pub food. Plenty of choice and good value. Step free access from car park at rear. Would return.

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Thank Jolyon O
Norwich, United Kingdom
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318 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Extensive menu with a good food choice, nice beer selection with a well stocked bar. Service very attentive.

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Thank ROBINONorwich
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The food and service was fantastic. Quality of food so good and tasty and very filling. Will definitely go back for more. Well done and great value too.

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1 Thank Pete J
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Our family gathered at the George and the Dragon (once again), this time for my Grannies 80th Birthday celebration. The staff went head over heals to set up the decorations and plan the night prior to my Grannies arrival. And once it was in full swing, the staff maintained their helpfulness and considering the number of us and the variety... More 

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1 Thank TalulaTyke
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Visited for a family Sunday Lunch and was not left disappointed. The staff are extremely helpful, the menu plentiful and the food fantastic and served piping hot. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank Gus H
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Thought would book for Sunday lunch after recommendations from friends and weren't disappointed, lovely old pub with welcoming staff very relaxed atmosphere, my husband and I had the roast beef which was gorgeous lovely and tender, our daughter had the half chicken which she thoroughly enjoyed and out friend the chicken tika which she said was so good, we had... More 

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1 Thank Pete Parsnip
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We called here for lunch on a lovely sunny day. Welcomed by the landlady and possibly her daughter . We ordered food which 2as soon delivered piping hot . A super fish pie which my wife said was delicious one of the best she has tasted a good portion of seasonal veg too . Tasty gammon with two complimentary sides... More 

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Mansfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This was our second year of visiting the George and Dragon whilst on holiday in nearby Heckingham. We were thrilled to find the landlady and landlord were the same, welcoming and friendly as ever and catering to the needs of 4 adults, 4 choosy children and 2 doggies. We were even more pleased to find they still do their homemade... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 The Street, Thurton NR14 6AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Thurton
  • Phone Number: +44 1508 480242

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?