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The Green Dragon

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Green Dragon Waterside | London Colney, St Albans AL2 1RB, England
+44 1727 530312
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (14 reviews)
“onion rings” (4 reviews)
“steak” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Green Dragon Waterside | London Colney, St Albans AL2 1RB, England
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the holiday inn and decided to go for a meal out with the family after my mums funeral,we ordered several different dishes none of which were anything special. My partner ordered the steak it was chewy non edible and looked disgusting the...More

Thank Cazzy_G408
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popped down last week as I couldn't be bothered to cook. Not the first time we have been for food or just drinks and most certainly isn't going to be the last. The service is excellent from the minute we walk in. We sat in...More

Thank Noushy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for Sunday lunch. Just brilliant atmosphere. Great welcoming staff. Perfect roast lunch. Good wine list. Good value. Been back for dinner. As good. Separate room. Will be a regular visitor.

Thank kenbarclay
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had visitors from USA for the weekend while we were staying at holiday inn Express overnight I booked a table for four at 7pm Saturday Night We were allocated a table for four in the main small dinning room We waited for over one...More

Thank samsweiry
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Love this pub, gorgeous setting with lovely staff and amazing food. The live music provided was an unexpected bonus - great way to laze away a Sunday afternoon.

2  Thank Tracey T
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I had never been to London Colney before - apart from the massive retail park just off the M25. I wanted to see Arc (a band that recently supported The Zombies on their UK tour) and noticed they were playing here. Just beyond the retail...More

Thank johnGerrardsCross
Julie V, Manager at The Green Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed 4 August 2018

We were doing the weekend chores at the nearby retail park and we had decided to have lunch out. We drove into London Colney and we passed The Green Dragon. Looked really nice so decided to give it a try. It is in a lovely...More

Thank CJ_Bushey
Julie V, Manager at The Green Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments about The Green Dragon. We are glad you had a great experience with us and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 22 July 2018

My friends and I chose our each of our drinks from the 'London Pride', 'Doom Bar' and 'Abbot Ale' on offer, so a good selection of beers from the punp. Enjoyed the sunshine at the outdoor tables in front of the pub (which dates back...More

Thank Barzini
Julie V, Manager at The Green Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for your kind comments about The Green Dragon. We are glad you enjoyed your time here and our choice of drinks.

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Evening meal with family ,the steak was very tasty , fat chips and mushrooms yummy. Washed down with aspinall cider. Fantastic.

Thank pram543
Julie V, Manager at The Green Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

We are glad you and your family enjoyed your meal with us. Thank you for your kind comments.

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Stopped here because the cafe was closed at Westminster Lodge (been swimming), bitter good as always, we both had Prawn sandwiches, which were crammed full & came with Chips (unexpected). we'll use it again after swimming at Westminster Lodge & its back on our Thursday...More

Thank dchalk2017
Julie V, Manager at The Green Dragon, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for your kind response. We are glad you enjoyed your lunch with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

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TonyJWalker
9 April 2015|
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Response from Sally P |
We went there with a child in a wheelchair and Julie done everything possible to make access easy and was really lovely. Would go back anytime
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Green Dragon Waterside | London Colney, St Albans AL2 1RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  St Albans
  • Phone Number: +44 1727 530312
  • E-mail
Description
As an old coach house that dates back to 1758, The Green Dragon became a pub several years later, steeped in history, with original features including the low beams and the fire place in the bar area. Julie has been the owner of The Green Dragon for 10 years and counting. We serve traditional home-cooked food, lunchtimes everyday, as well as evening food from Tuesday through until Saturday, and take pride in every meal thats sent out of our kitchen. We also host live music throughout the year with some fantastic bands, solo acts and acoustic live mic sets hitting the pub. A warm welcome is always received upon arrival and we hope to see you soon whether it be for food, drinks or a little bit of live music.
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