12:00pm-3:00pm and 5:30pm-9:00pm
12:00pm-3:00pm and 5:30pm-9:00pm
12:00pm-3:00pm and 5:30pm-9:00pm
12:00pm-3:00pm and 5:30pm-9:00pm
  • Ranked #78 of 226
  • Avg. main course: £11
  • 0.2 miles from Willington
  • Pan European

We say…

A beautiful canal-side pub in the heart of Willingon, The Dragon is an award winning pub and restaurant which is well-loved and popular for its excellent food and wonderful surroundings. Inviting and characterful, The Dragon is 150 years old and has been beautifully restored to the highest standard. With regular events such as live music, steak nights and an annual ‘daft race day’, The Dragon has become known to be a venue with excellent family entertainment as well as experts in crafting top pub food.

The restaurant itself is full of country charm and simple, elegant design. With rustic wooden furniture combined with plush modern fixtures, The Dragon is a traditional village pub with a dash of style. Inviting and attractive, it’s the perfect destination for a quick bite, relaxing drink or full three course meal. The restaurant also boasts a large and beautiful pub garden overlooking the canals with plenty of seating and space for children to run around – the perfect setting for a relaxing afternoon. The newly refurbished restaurant holds up to 70 guests and includes an extensively stocked new bar area, courtyard and modern kitchen, lending itself well to large parties of people and ideal for celebrating a special occasion.

The Dragon offers a variety of food, including dedicated Sunday, children and breakfast menus, ensuring there’s something for everyone, regardless of why you’re stopping by. From the main menu, choose from a variety of classic pub dishes and contemporary Mediterranean influenced meals. To start choose something such as the chef’s homemade soup of the day, served with warm bread and flavoured butter, or try something a little different, such as a ricotta and spinach cheesecake, with a walnut base, pickled vegetables and beetroot. Main dishes include favourites such as battered cod and chips, sausages and mash or pan fried sea bass, whilst steak and burgers are always an options for meatier tastes. There’s a range of food for vegetarians too, making it a great place to visit when there’s a variety of people in your group.


A popular pub and restaurant in a stunning location, The Dragon, Derbyshire is a top choice for quality pub food in an inviting and attractive environment. 

last updated: 28 Feb 2019
11 The Green, Willington, DE65 6BP
01283 704795