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The Dragon

11 The Green, Willington DE65 6BP, England
+44 1283 704795
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Excellent

Really great food and quick service even though they were busy. Had a big area outside where you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lilbutt
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Birthday meal

I’ve been to the dragon once before this visit which is why I suggested to come back for a meal. On... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CCHP1994
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“the pub” (11 reviews)
“sunday lunch” (5 reviews)
“birthday meal” (2 reviews)
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11 The Green, Willington DE65 6BP, England
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+44 1283 704795
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really great food and quick service even though they were busy. Had a big area outside where you can take dogs, will have to return as it was excellent

Thank Lilbutt
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to the dragon once before this visit which is why I suggested to come back for a meal. On arrivals the pub was just as busy as last time which is always a good sign, warm welcome from the staff and a great...More

Thank CCHP1994
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Al fresco dining in a lovely setting. Children's play area and good selection of food and drink. Big garden area with lots of tables.

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

excellent, excellent, excellent! Staff are brilliant, food exquisite. So friendly to people of all ages. Made us very welcome. would definitely go back and I was so impressed that I wrote personally to the manager to commend the young lady that served us.

Thank Karl H
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

We came with our family for lunch and as always the food and service were superb. We rate Christmas as top rate but we visit here regularly For fish and chips which are the best outside ofWhitby !!!

Thank stewartwillo
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Have been to the Dragon a number of times now and have never had a bad experience. The last time we visited we never realised but it was gala day and it was very busy. Managed to get a seat out the back in the...More

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

My wife and myself visited The Dragon on Friday 13th October, we was most impressed by the way we were greeted as we came through the door, you don't get that too often, the range of beers was great, the food was excellent and the...More

Thank Martin W
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

The four of us had four great dishes. The food was good and service was very good. We will be going back again and they are putting extra shop so it will be better.

Thank DavidBentleyderby
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

The pub was attractive and I was made to feel very welcome. I was greeted as I approached the bar. The staff were friendly and offered advice about the drinks. There is a good selection of ales and the staff was knowledgable about them. The...More

Thank 444timbo
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We came on the 27th of August and had a beautiful 3 course meal, the service was fantastic, the food amazing and I had a lovely Bakewell fizz - one of the prosecco cocktails which was really nice, would highly recommend a visit

Thank Becky H
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Emma B
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Response from dissatisfied007 | Reviewed this property |
Apparently so. We did not have a dog ourselves but we passed people on the stairs going up to their room with dogs.
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