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The George and Dragon

€€ - €€€, British,
Fore Street | Ex34 9ed, Ilfracombe, England
+44 1271 863851
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lasagne” (6 reviews)
“sandwich” (3 reviews)
“oldest pub” (18 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
€€ - €€€
Fore Street | Ex34 9ed, Ilfracombe, England
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Walked into a very warm welcome from the lady behind the Bar, to ask if serving meals, a reply of yes, and everything was available on the menu.ordered starter of garlic mushrooms & a shrimp cocktail. Wow,, must try the mushrooms,out of this world in...More

1  Thank greenwoodjane42
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times with friends. The food is always great and offers interesting options like booze beef which was excellent. A place where you can get a steak and kidney pudding. Staff are really nice and landlord always welcoming.

1  Thank Ian H
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for a late lunch just to try somewhere new and had a really enjoyable meal and a few drinks. Was a nice atmosphere and the staff where friendly. The food truly is homemade and was really nice. Good portion size and a...More

1  Thank Bo8852
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Nice menu and have eaten here a few times now!Haven't been to the quiz night but I've sung at and enjoyed a Good open mic night twice now!

1  Thank emma duttz
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Decided to visit the oldest pub and from the outside it looked nice and quaint Inside it was very dark, beams and such, it was comfy enough and the beer was good There was however a customer (local) who had his dog sat actually on...More

Thank JohnCasey29
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for some food, this is very much a locals pub, friendly, food is no frills pub grub, not expensive. Its dog friendly which is a must for us, good selection of beers - any pub that does Doombar has to be OK

1  Thank Paul K
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Visited this pub for a drink then returned the next night for a meal as there was such a lovely atmosphere and the staff so welcoming. It was pretty busy, as it was Saturday, but we were served with yummy food, great beer and a...More

1  Thank Nick W
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Popped in twice for a late afternoon drink to kill time before dinner reservations nearby. Both times found it to be a comfortable pub, with cozy seats, a great atmosphere and sense of history and the bar staff friendly.

1  Thank Ladamas
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We have just got back from a short break in Ilfracombe. We visited this pub on two occasions. The first time just for a drink. The lady serving was not at all friendly and it all seemed like too much bother!! We decided to give...More

2  Thank angelajjames
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Great place to meet and chat and have a decent drink. Full of character and a great welcome. Didn't eat but they offer a decent menu.

1  Thank John H
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Restaurant Details

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