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George & Dragon

) #2 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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“steak” (32 reviews)
“liver” (10 reviews)
“haddock” (8 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
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Reviewed September 4, 2016

Superb pub/restaurant. Wholeheartedly recommend. In no particular order - this is why we give it a 5* rating. Good variety of food Everything freshly cooked. Good prices Lovely ambience Excellent service Friendly staff Large portions Really good quality food What is there not to like...More

Thank PersephoneG
Reviewed August 31, 2016

As we live in the village my wife and I eat in here once or sometimes twice a week. The food is always excellent and the staff all very friendly. We went in Tuesday evening to try burger night and burgers were lovely. There were...More

Thank bonniesbed
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Visited here for the first time, allows dogs - something I find a bit odd when there's food about. Could do with a bit of renovation, especially the toilets....having a baby change bench where it is is very impractical n a stupid idea, I'm 5ft...More

Thank 20-Abs-13
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Four of us went for an evening meal in the bar of this excellent village pub. The food was of a very high standard and the choice of dishes very varied. One of the party was vegetarian, she thoroughly enjoyed her meal and said it...More

Thank Graham W
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

staying at the nearby redworth hall and wanted somewhere to stop by for lunch on the way home as this was only 5 mins away and had very good reviews we decided to give it a try. lovely little country pub in pretty little village,...More

Thank Vickie P
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Visiting this area on way to Durham, wanted a local pub that served good food. Found this lovely place in picturesque village of Heighington. Lovely welcoming atmosphere from locals and superb food. The fish in white wine sauce with prawns was superb with good choice...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Excellent food at reasonable prices, if your 5 miles from here it we'll worth the trip, the presentation and portion sizes are great

Thank mrfair137
Reviewed August 26, 2016

The quality of the food served here is tremendous.... we visit as 2 couples and each and every meal was to the highest standard. The steaks are delicious, the sides which are served are very plenty some! I would definitely recommend anyone to have dinner...More

Thank traceybarber2016
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Called on 23/8/16 for the specials,One Rump & a Haddocck both cooked to perfection , staff very helpful as it was realy busy. Great value for money 2 main meals 4 beers only £28 HAPPY DAYS. highly recomended.

Thank malcolm b
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Have had several meals here and the food service and staff are a credit to the owners. Will be returning to eat here as often as I can. Excellent service

Thank Kevin A
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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
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  County Durham  >  Newton Aycliffe
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 313152
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