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The George and Dragon

Fore Street | Ex34 9ed, Ilfracombe, England
+44 1271 863851
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
Fore Street | Ex34 9ed, Ilfracombe, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great location and a wonderful pub with great food and service ..... and a two-sided menu of gin drinks!

Thank Ralph C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Steeped in history, cozy and a great atmosphere. There are plenty of beers on tap and plenty of seating so definitely worth a visit for a few pints.

Thank NUFCadl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here over the May Bank Holiday weekend and we were very impressed. The pub didn't start serving food in the evening until 630 but we chose to wait and have a drink in the bar. The menu is a basic old fashion pub...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived that evening after long journey walked around corner and came upon George and dragon .Entered pub was busy but lady behind bar who was rushed off feet still managed to greet us and point out empty table.In conclusion food was traditional delicious and staff...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a evening of entertainment.Guitarists,violins playing.If you happen to find out when there a sing song on go for it.Free easy atmosphere.Friendly people.Good choice drinks.

Thank 712Lynn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful pub with a tudor style inside and out. The service is always exceptional and the food here is delightful too! A quiz happens here on Tuesdays evenings and sometimes their is entertainment too. We would highly recommend this place to others! 10 out...More

1  Thank nicholaknibbs
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Had dinner in this charming establishment one evening on a short stay to Ilfracombe. Not going to repeat the general reviews but yes it does have charm and the food is very good - honest hearty home cooked fayre which isn't outstanding but does the...More

1  Thank socialentrepreneur
Reviewed 11 April 2018

My wife and I visited the George and Dragon on our visit to Ilfracombe, where it can boat to be the oldest pub in town. Indeed, internally it has more of the feel of a village pub rather than town centre pub. The service was...More

1  Thank Roger E
Reviewed 10 March 2018

We love this pub so much. We love everything about it, the food and drinks are wonderful. The service in here is always 10 out of 10! They sometimes have bands playing and quizzes too. The decor inside and out is also amazing, it has...More

1  Thank indianajones71
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We had lunch here. We love the atmosphere. It is a very old pub with very low ceilings and wood beams. The staff are friendly and the food is good but not exceptional. Worth a visit

Thank Di F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, 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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