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The George and Dragon

Fore Street | EX34 9ED, Ilfracombe, England
+44 1271 863851
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beef stew” (2 reviews)
“plaice” (2 reviews)
“oldest pub” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Fore Street | EX34 9ED, Ilfracombe, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have been here before, have stopped for Drinks only. Staff are all veryfriendly. Next time we shall have food

Thank Marie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best pub in Ilfracombe in my book. My fiance and I discovered it on the 24th March 2017, while on a trip to Ilfracombe to visit our wedding venue. We then booked it for the night before our wedding, as the place...More

1  Thank NettyS73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here last Saturday evening, spicy pork and rice was thoroughly enjoyed by my husband and my spinach and ricotta cannelloni was lovely, not that i am veggie but i am partial to that dish. The pub, i believe is the oldest in Ilfracombe...More

1  Thank jillcornell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was lovely to go into an old style traditional Pub, especially in a seaside town. The food was excellent I can recommend the fiery chicken! The staff were very friendly and helpful.

1  Thank Ann N
Reviewed 18 April 2017

typcal quaint seaside pub, relaxing aptomsphere,very friendly staff. we didn't eat here, but the food looked lovely

1  Thank 50ang
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We went here for a quiz night and it was a great night with lots of fun. We didn't eat but the food looked good and we wanted to go back for a meal but ran out of time. The staff are all really friendly...More

1  Thank lucyth0ms0n
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Second visit of the weekend, treated to a local musicians night! Great night, friendly people, made to feel so welcome xx great pub, great beer, great night!!

3  Thank Claire B
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Lovely find, great staff ,excellent food and welcoming atmostphere al staff great ,had a lovely time lunch and evening the atmosphere was very welcoming

1  Thank lindabarker562017
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Good food, friendly staff and atmostphere and good value for money. Dog friendly which is always a bonus.

1  Thank Teddylc99
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We go to the George and dragon, ilfracombe, mainly for their fortnightly singalong accompanied by local folk with their instruments. You can come along to listen, sing, sing and play, sing alone.......

2  Thank wiselady1950
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street | EX34 9ED, Ilfracombe, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863851
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