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The George & Dragon

Coggeshall Road, Kelvedon CO5 9PL, England
+44 1376 561797
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (9 reviews)
“monkfish” (9 reviews)
“noodles” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 15:00All hours
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Coggeshall Road, Kelvedon CO5 9PL, England
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1 - 10 of 235 reviews

Reviewed 1 May 2017

The George and Dragon is under new management and as far as I understand the restaurant will be opening on 1st June under the name of "The Halfway". I have already booked a table for six as I want to see the improvements which, I...More

7  Thank Froggy82190
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Just telephoned to confirm my booking for this Saturday 22nd April to listen to an answer phone message saying "closed until further notice" - thanks for letting your customers know. Been going here for years - no idea what's going on

5  Thank Michelle F
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Nice quiet lunch in a friendly country pub. Welcoming staff and a nice atmosphere, food was tasty, hot and served in a reasonable time ( not too quick, just right). Would definitely return when next in the area.

5  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We had a really lovely meal. I have dietary requirements of gluten dairy and egg free and the owner was on hand to adapt the menu to suit my needs. I had the prawns & pancetta then the skate wing followed by peach & champagne...More

4  Thank jgr0ves
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Have been regulars here for years and was always one of our favourite local restaurants. Dubious about going after learning of change of ownership and some of the recent bad reviews, but we thought we'd give a try. Sadly it was a mistake, though i...More

4  Thank 847trevorb
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Very good meal last night with family. Fish options on the menu were excellent as usual. Nice atmosphere and were not rushed but well looked after.

3  Thank Steve T
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Came as part of a large group for an NCT class reunion. I had king prawns and pancetta, roast beef and a cheese board. All dishes were excellent and the accompanying wine was fantastic too. We were well catered for by the service team who...More

3  Thank Stephen G
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I have been to this restaurant couple of times now and have been impressed every time . The restaurant is spacious and decor is intrusive and contemporary. The food both times has been excellent and the atmosphere is very laid back and the staff very...More

3  Thank Louise S
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We came with a large group of friends for Sunday lunch - delicious food, especially ribeye roast. It is so hard to get roast beef right in pubs and restaurants but here they nailed it. Lovely relaxed atmosphere, we all had babies and this was...More

4  Thank Camillablackie
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

From the moment we arrived we were super impressed. Attending as a big group of 20 the g&d team handled the pressure with ease. The food was delicious and service very friendly and fast. Would definitely recommend x

2  Thank nicky_0284
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 16:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coggeshall Road, Kelvedon CO5 9PL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Kelvedon
  • Phone Number: +44 1376 561797
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Situated between picturesque Coggeshall and Kelvedon the George & Dragon has established itself setting a high standard in value for money dining.
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