The Old George & Dragon Restaurant
The cuisine is produce driven and the menu is decided on a daily basis according to the availability of fresh produce. Described as Anglo/French food and responsive to the seasons there is an emphasis on rich sauces, game dishes and in the warmer months fish and shellfish dishes.
The Old George & Dragon Restaurant located in Melbourne Street East Maitland has continually operated as a licensed establishment since 1837 and represents an icon in fine dining.
It has achieved outstanding success and favour as a fine dining experience and is the Hunters most awarded restaurant, including having been awarded some 13 SMH Chefs Hat Awards (Sydney Morning Herald).
In conjunction with this, the restaurant has also consistently been included in The Gourmet Traveller Guide, as well as receiving a Chefs Hat from the Australian Good Food Guide.
In June 2010, the restaurant was named the "Best European Restaurant" in the NSW Restaurant and Catering Association Awards - Hunter Region. In October 2010, the restaurant progressed to the NSW Awards where it was successful in being judged "Best European Restaurant - Regional NSW".
These awards are testament to the unique nature of the restaurant.
The Old George & Dragon Restaurant is centrally located in the heart of the Hunter Valley, just minutes away from the historic township of Morpeth, 90 minutes drive north of Sydney and 20 minutes west of Newcastle.
The restaurant is open Wednesday through to Saturday from 6.30pm and Fridays for lunch from 12noon. Group bookings outside these times by appointment.
❊ Address & Contact ❊
⊜ 48 Melbourne St East Maitland New South Wales 2323 | Map
✆ Telephone: 02 4933 7272
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