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George & Dragon

4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
+44 1325 313152
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (35 reviews)
“pie” (17 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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4 East Green | Heighington Village, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6PP, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, friendly staff,especially Archie the Schnauzer, a good range of beers and fantastic food. I would recomend a visit you won't be disappointed.

Thank John L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely people, great staff and wonderful food. We were 6 and .each of us loved the food- in particular the Steak & Ale pie which was outstanding. Would recommend unreservedly

Thank caroleannmac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked to ensure we had a nice table for 2 the service was excellent and the food delicious lovely country pub atmosphere

Thank Gill B
Reviewed 16 June 2018

I visited the George & Dragon in Heighington Village on Thursday 14th June for the very popular steak night and as usual it did not disappoint, with a choice of Sirloin, Rump or Ribeye together with a bottle of red or white wine, we chose...More

Thank Les881
Reviewed 14 June 2018

We look forward every year to going the George and Dragon when we are visiting family nearby. We were certainly not disappointed! The roast was excellent and was the best I have had in a long time. Looking forward to going again and highly recommended...More

1  Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Just had an amazing lunch with my family, I had the corned beef pie that tasted just like my Mum used to make. My Son and his girlfriend had the chicken Parmo, they enjoyed that and commented on how nice the meal was, very tasty...More

Thank diane m
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Whats happen to the George & Dragon its been awhile since my wife and I been and we always enjoyed our meals there. And also recommend the George to every one. But sorry to say never again the food was way below average it gone...More

Thank roomster354
karen m, Owner at George & Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Hello Mr T Miller Thank you for your review. How long is it since you visited us? our prices have not changed for almost 4 years, and from the reviews and excellent comments we recive, I don't think we are doing anything wrong. On the...More

Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Absaloutly amazing! So friendly and the food is superb!!! Honestly couldn't do any more to make a special occasion more special!!!huge portions highly recommended if staying at redworth hall! We had steak and it's the best steak we've ever ate! Cooked to perfection! Thank you...More

1  Thank gemsagar
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We liked the look of the menu online and we weren’t disappointed. Quick service and lovely food. 2 courses for £9.95 from the lite bite menu, nothing lite about them! Will definitely be a return visit

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 17 May 2018

I love this pub,past food,the village and dogs however on our visit the lounge was like a vets waiting room and food quality expensive and not the usual standard. I think the local community has taken over and seem to all have a dog. The...More

Thank David C
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
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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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