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George & Dragon

4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
+44 1325 313152
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (32 reviews)
“liver” (10 reviews)
“haddock” (8 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
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1 - 10 of 392 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stumbled on this little gem at lunchtime whilst our for a drive. Popped in for a drink and a look at the evening menu. Bar staff were very pleasant and helpful. As my husband is allergic to mushrooms we checked with the lady who served...More

Thank R1468MYtracyr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We regularly go to the George and Dragon as the food never disappoints. It is freshly made and large portions. This particular visit I had a roast dinner and my husband had liver on a bed of mashed potato, both came with side bowl of...More

Thank Yvonne G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply the best pub grub and rib eye steaks in the area. Been coming here for past 6 years and hardly ever go anywhere else even though we live 5 miles away. Rivet catcher is a must for beer drinkers and is brewed in the...More

Thank Stephen l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went here with 2 other people, we all had different food, 1 mixed grill, 1 roast meal and 1 scampi. We also had different drinks. Everything as usual was perfect, excellent quality and quantity. The staff were friendly, attentive to detail, helpful and you...More

1  Thank Whitefang_71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming to this pub for many years, it's always a sure bet for great food, fresh, locally sourced, cooked to order & ample servings at a reasonable price! Friendly staff, good atmosphere! Always best to book in for Sunday lunch, although it is served...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called for late lunch nobody in restaurant but a few in lounge having a drink. Shown to table with menus both main menu and light bites. Choose two course meals from light bites. Starters served quickly my prawn cocktail was delicious, husband's bacon and black...More

Thank boydy73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly village pub with great food. Everything is cooked to order so be prepared for a wait. Food well presented and worth the wait though. Need to book as gets very busy. Recommend the cod!

Thank Doncorn_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a really delicious place to eat. So outside there is plenty of parking so for those of us that travelled it was a good point. Drinks were reasonably priced and it was a really lovely atmosphere ... it was tidy but not overly clinical...More

Thank rachel p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I eat here regularly with our little dog. We have eaten been for lunch and dinner and found every time excellent. Karen and her staff are alway very welcoming and attentive. Especially like the new light bite lunch menu which is still...More

Thank bbpix
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We took a bit of a detour on Sunday to visit this pub for lunch in light of its excellent ratings. The staff were lovely and friendly. I had the lamb and my partner had the chicken. The lamb was plentiful but like warm and...More

Thank SummerAgent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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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