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The George and Dragon

The George & Dragon High Street, Great Budworth, Northwich, England
+44 1606 892650
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“sunday roast” (23 reviews)
“steak ale pie” (4 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The George & Dragon High Street, Great Budworth, Northwich, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect in every way, very welcoming even for our dogs. Really good food,service & even have a another seating area set away from the main outside seating should you have dogs with you that aren’t keen on others you could have a pleasant relaxed meal...More

Thank Mumoftheallsorts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here many times now and my fiancee and I have always enjoyed our visit. Visually brilliant food, with it as always being extremely tasty! Would probably say that it's on the higher end with regards to price, but I don't mind paying the...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful historic pub , delicious food, excellent beer, polite service, delightfully pretty Village .. a ‘must go again’ place 👍 .

Thank Anup M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous place, very tasteful decor. The management and staff can't do enough to help and please. We enjoyed a fabulous Sunday lunch priced at £13.95. I would like to offer constructive feed back. The adult portion is very big and sadly we were unable to...More

Thank billy n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were here as a fairly large party for father's day. The roast dinner is one of the best I've eaten in a pub - ever. With a choice of three meats, lamb, beef or pork (or all three as a medley), a generous serving...More

Thank Helen975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is very good not cheap but worth paying for, the building dates back to the 1700's and is a treat to see add to that the surrounding village of Great Budworth is absolutely beautiful it doesn't come much more "old English " than this...More

Thank Patrick T
ViscountChristopher, Owner at The George and Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to read that you felt our VERY GOOD FOOD was WORTH PAYING FOR, we're very proud of the traditional feel to the establishment and it's always pleasing to hear how much people appreciate it.

Reviewed 10 June 2018

Three of us went for lunch last Friday, a table had been booked but we would have been accommodated without. The atmosphere of the interior is lovely. Whilst the lunch menu was extensive we chose from the main menu. We each had a different dish...More

Thank gillianbaker21
ViscountChristopher, Owner at The George and Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

It's our pleasure Gillian I can assure you. Hospitality is a business where one has to have a passion for the job, I'm very lucky to have put together a team of real enthusiasts over the years and I'm VERY proud of them. Great to...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018

We received a warm welcome and instant service. We were seated in the Bar Area as we had our dog with us. We had a shared starter of Garlic Bread followed by an excellent Lamb Henry and a Steak Pie. The food was of excellent...More

Thank SID H
ViscountChristopher, Owner at The George and Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Smashing to hear that you'll be back, you will be most welcome, as will your dog. "PIPING HOT AND PLENTY OF IT", and the same cannot be said for so many places nowadays. The team all look forward to looking after you in the future...More

Reviewed 6 June 2018

We went for lunch. the prices were high. There were 3 of us. My friends choice of soup came almost 15 mins before our baguettes. that's not good. our baguettes were filled with indistinguishable "gunge" and although quite tasty, they were too hot ( blasted...More

Thank Carole37
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We went as a family of five and sampled a variety of the main meals and desserts. Everyone was more than happy with their food and the presentation was good. The butter chicken one of the daily specials looked spectacular and the meringue roulade was...More

Thank Dettorifan
ViscountChristopher, Owner at The George and Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2018

SPECTACULAR is what we like to hear, the Kitchen team at the George and Dragon really do care about what they prepare and present to our valued customers like you. Good to know also that you enjoyed your FIVE A DAY vegetables too !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The George & Dragon High Street, Great Budworth, Northwich, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Northwich  >  Great Budworth
  • Phone Number: +44 1606 892650
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