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TRADITION & QUALITY

We offer a good selection of dishes, along within the beautiful Swaledale surroundings that make for a wonderful experience.

 We are renowned for our extremely tasty homemade ‘proper’ pies! 

FOOD MENU

HUNGER NO MORE

All our food is cooked from fresh, daily and there are always
seasonal and daily specials available alongside our regular menu.

Breakfast

 Monday to Saturday 8:00am till 11:00am

Sunday 8:00am till 10:00am

 – pre-booked only

Full English Options

  • George & Dragon Yorkshire Breakfast £9.95

    2 x local butchers sausages, 2 x bacon rashers, free range Wensleydale eggs (fried, scrambled or poached), hash brown, mushrooms, grilled tomato, black pudding, beans and toast. Includes tea or coffee

  • Vegetarian Breakfast £8.95

    2 x vegetarian sausages, free range Wensleydale eggs (fried, scrambled or poached), hash brown, grilled tomatoes, mushrooms, beans and toast. Includes tea or coffee (V)

Breakfast variations plus a lighter continental option is available upon request, please just ask for details.

We offer breakfasts from 8am to 11am Monday to Saturday, 8am to 10am Sunday when
pre-booked by 8pm the evening before.

Ideal for locals who may need a good hearty breakfast before an event e.g. wedding or a day at the races or if you’re a walker or cyclist staying in the area and wanting to get an early start.

Food Menu

Friday 5pm to 8pm
& Saturday 12pm to 2pm and 5pm to 8pm

Monday to Saturday from 12:00pm till 2:00pm

Speciality Pies

Proper shortcrust plate pies, our specialty.
Served with a choice of chips or mash & mushy peas, garden peas or braised red cabbage

  • Steak & Ale £15.00

    Yorkshire Chuck Steak / Rudgate Ruby Mild Ale

  • Steak & Kidney £15.00

    Yorkshire Chuck Steak / Ox Kidney

  • Rabbit £15.00

    Wild Local Rabbit / Mushrooms / Leeks

  • Pork & Black Pudding £15.00

    Roast Pork / Black Pudding / Onions

  • Cheese & Onion (v) £15.00

    Wensleydale Cheese / Yorkshire cheddar / Onions

  • Chicken & Mushroom £15.00

    Succulent Chicken / Mushroom / Parsley

Big Plates

  • Battered Haddock £15.00

    Haddock / Chips / Mushy Peas (available gluten-free)

  • Veg Curry (v) (gf) £12.00

    Butternut Squash / Spinach / Rice / Poppadum / Mango Chutney

Chips

  • Chips (v)(gf) £3.50

    Bowl of chips

  • Salt & Pepper (v)(gf) £4.00

    Chips / Chinese Salt & Pepper Seasoning

  • Chips & Curry Sauce (v) £4.50

    Chips / Chip Shop Curry Sauce

  • Cheese & Gravy £4.50

    Chips / Yorkshire Cheddar / Gravy

  • Pulled Pork (gf) £6.00

    Chips / Pulled Pork / BBQ sauce

Additionally Wednesday to Saturday from 12:00pm till 2:00pm

Sandwiches

Served on homemade white or wholemeal bread, served with coleslaw & chips. Also available gluten-free

  • Pulled Pork £9.00

    Slow-cooked Spiced Pork Shoulder / BBQ Sauce)

  • Roast Beef & Horseradish £9.00

    Roast Beef / Horseradish

  • Ham & Mustard £9.00

    Glazed Ham / English Mustard

  • Cheese & Chutney (v) £9.00

    Yorkshire Cheddar Cheese / Landlord’s Chutney

Children's Meals

Smaller portions of our pies are also available for the kids.
Children’s meals served with chips & garden peas

Deserts

We offer a varying selection of desserts, typically including Toffee & Apple Crumble, Sticky Toffee Pudding, Chocolate Sponge Pud and Bakewell Tart served with custard, cream or ice-cream

Check the board above our fireplace for today’s desserts

Please speak to a member of staff about any allergens

Sunday Lunch

Sunday Lunch

served between 12:00pm & 4:00pm

(Gluten Free options are available, please just ask)

  • Roasted Rump of Beef £15.80

    served with mash, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables & Yorkshire pudding

  • Roast Pork or Lamb (varies by week) £15.80

    served with mash, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables & Yorkshire pudding

  • Vegetarian Nut Roast £15.80

    served with mash, roast potatoes, seasonal vegetables & Yorkshire pudding

We offer a varying selection of delicous desserts to finish with: £5.80 or ice cream: £3.50

Please speak to a member of staff about any allergens

Evening

Wednesday to Saturday from 5:00pm till 8:00pm

Starters

  • Halloumi Fries £6.00

    with sweet chilli dip and salad garnish (V)

  • Homemade Soup of the Week £6.00

    served with crusty bread (V)

  • Thai Fish Cakes £6.00

    with sweet chilli dip and salad garnish

  • Yorkshire Puddings with Sirloin of Beef £6.00

    horseradish & jug of gravy

Mains

  • Homemade Steak & Ale ‘Proper’ Pie £14.50

    served with mash or homemade chunky chips, fresh vegetables and a rich Yorkshire gravy

  • Homemade Sweet Potato Pie £14.50

    with caramelised red onion, mozzarella & goats cheese served with homemade chunky chips & salad garnish (V)

  • The George Burger £14.50

    locally sourced 8oz Burger, served with Bacon, Cheese, relish, homemade chunky chips & salad garnish (GF option available)

  • The Dragon Burger £14.50

    locally sourced 8oz burger, as above with a kick of fire (GF option available)

  • Scampi & Chips £13.50

    served with homemade chunky chips or skinny fries, garden peas, coleslaw & salad garnish

  • Homemade Mince & Dumplings £14.00

    with seasonal vegetables & mash

  • Chicken Supreme £16.00

    with mustard mash, bacon, savoy cabbage & gravy

  • Pan Fried Salmon & Clam Linguini £17.50

    with a white wine sauce (GF option available)

  • Fish Goujons £13.50

    homemade chunky chips, peas & salad garnish

  • G&D Butternut, Beetroot and Goat’s Cheese Burger in a Crispy Crumb £14.50

    served in a bun with homemade chunky chips & salad garnish (V)

  • Chef’s Tasty Homemade Vegetarian Curry 13.00

    served with rice, naan and mango chutney (V)

Desserts

We offer a varying selection of desserts, typically including Toffee & Apple Crumble, Sticky Toffee Pudding, Chocolate Sponge Pud and Bakewell Tart.

Kids' Menu

  • Ranger’s Delicious 6oz Burger £7.00

    served in a brioche bun, with or without cheese and skinny fries

  • Fisherman’s Catch Fish Fingers £7.00

    with homemade chips with peas or beans

  • Country Man’s Chicken Bites £7.00

    with homemade chips with peas or beans

  • Farmer’s Pork Sausage £7.00

    with mash, peas and gravy or chips and beans

  • Teddy Bear’s Picnic £7.00

    a ham sandwich & Yorkshire crisps

  • Mario’s Pizza £7.00

    traditional margherita or a pepperoni

  • Rosa’s Spaghetti Bolognese £7.00

Kids' Dessert

Local Sourced Produce

We try, whenever possible, to source the majority of our produce locally……..Fish & Veg from Carricks of Bedale, Meat from Beavers of Masham. Ham from Hamiltons Butchers in Richmond

Would you like to book a table?

We have a limited amount of tables. Therefore it’s always a good idea to pre-book a table to avoid disappointment.