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George Inn

High Street, Lydney GL15 6TA, England
+44 1594 530228
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“faggots” (5 reviews)
“fish pie” (3 reviews)
“pudding” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
RR - RRR
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Value
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LOCATION
High Street, Lydney GL15 6TA, England
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1 - 10 of 269 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The George Inn is a Very Pleasant Old Inn. The Atmosphere is Great as you walk in and is Greeted by a Lovely Lady Behind the Bar. We were shown to our Table by a Lovely Young Man and an even young Boy who was...More

Thank para001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of us met up for a walk in the Forest of Dean.We had booked a table and were made welcome when we arrived.We had a cosy table in the old pub and all had the three course lunch.Three of us were vegetarians and two...More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I don't want to be unkind because the staff we met were nice, a little eccentric but nice. The pub itself is traditional with plenty of stone and beam and most importantly, well kept real ale. The food was good. However, our main purpose for...More

Thank Freedom690680
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Had roast beef today which was cooked beautifully and to perfection, roast potatoes vegetables and dauphinoise Potatoes just delicious and a short wait for the food. The George is a proper country pub with great staff and service and for the best bit it was...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I hope I don't have to fight to get this online as last time I spoke about the great British delicacy of faggots, Tripadvisor sais my most was rude! These faggots apparently came from a butcher in Monmouth, so congrats to the butcher and this...More

Thank GCW56
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We ate in the George Inn on a busy Saturday night. The food was good and freshly cooked and presented well. Staff were pleasant and service was as speedy as possible for such a large party as ours.

Thank Sharon A
Reviewed 27 September 2018

I visited on a Thursday for lunch with a friend. The only member of staff out front was a very pleasant young lady who seemed to be doing everything, serving at the bar, seeing to tables inside and out, taking and delivering food orders and...More

Thank GlawsterDave
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We visited on two consecutive nights, the second night with a larger family group. Whilst the food was delicious, it did take longer than expected for our full order to arrive. Portions were plentiful and when they ran out of salad, it was replaced by...More

Thank beccacello
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Stopped in the beer garden with the dog mid hike. firsta ttempt at supplying our jacket potatoes failed as they seem to have come straight from the fridge bypassing the microwave but these were quickly replaced with profuse apologies and the replacements were fine. Perfectly...More

Thank LentonFamily
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly. Allowed us to book for large family of 11 at short notice and suggested pre-ordered my which worked very well. Food arrived within 5 min of arriving and meant the little ones didn’t get tired of being at table and were able to...More

Thank rachel w
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aldman64
15 April 2017|
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Response from ghodge | Reviewed this property |
As the person above has confirmed, there is a smal area you can sit out the back of the Inn.
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Emma S
20 July 2016|
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Response from Heather B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are
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shirley w
25 January 2016|
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Response from treecutter | Reviewed this property |
About a mile and a half up a steep hill with 1 tight/narrow S bend and a hairpin near the top.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Lydney GL15 6TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Gloucestershire  >  Forest of Dean  >  Lydney  >  Saint Briavels
  • Phone Number: +44 1594 530228
Description
A welcoming and friendly local pub in a picturesque corner of the Forest of Dean. Visit us for hearty dinners, lunches and snacks and an excellent selection of beers, ciders and wines. We are located just off the A46, next to the Castle in St Briavels, a popular spot for walkers, and just off the Offas Dike and Wye Valley trails. A beautiful refuge for locals and tourists alike, and all visitors are made welcome by the friendly staff and cosy atmosphere.We look forward to seeing you soon!
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