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Bel & The Dragon, Cookham

Type:Restaurant

Cookham, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 9SQ

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 729 reviews729 reviews

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Bel and the Dragon Cookham

About

One of the oldest Coaching Inns in England, Bel & The Dragon Cookham sits on the village's picture postcard High Street, a short walk from the Thames Path and under a 30 minute drive from Central London.

Following wholesale refurbishment, Bel & The Dragon combines 600 years of history with the best in modern British cuisine. The menu is created by award-winning Head Chef, Ronnie Kimbugwe, who previously spent 7 years with Gordon Ramsay and was most recently the Senior Sous Chef of Gordon Ramsay at Claridges. His passion for the finest seasonal fare, sourced from local & sustainable ingredients, is immediately obvious. It is also complemented by the inclusion of a rotisserie for the very best Roast Chicken, Creedy Carver Duck or the signature spit roasted Suckling Pig.

And then there is the Josper Grill, which cooks at up to 600°C and is compared to an indoor barbeque- since it has transformed restaurant kitchens forever, with early converts already including Gordon Ramsay at the Savoy Grill and Heston Blumenthal at Dinner at the Mandarin Oriental.

Wine lovers are warmly welcome to enjoy one of the best cellars in Berkshire, stocked with only the best vintages at extraordinary prices. The special Cellar list has been created to provide amazing value for money between £55- £95 per bottle, for some of the best wines ever produced.

Bel & the Dragon has five beautifully cosy and comfortable guest bedrooms available. Expect to see period features throughout this 15th-century building that lend all rooms their exquisite charm.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    362
  • Very Good
    214
  • Average
    77
  • Poor
    49
  • Terrible
    27

Recent Reviews:

  • annaradler
    Marlow, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Business
    Wonderful Christmas Party, Amazing Staff
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 13th December 2018
    We have just had our annual Christmas Party at Bel & The Dragon , and have been overwhelmed by the quality of venue, food and staff helpfulness and service. The evening was a massive success, Rosie... Read full review
  • really_razamataz
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Pop in and be surprised
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 14th December 2018
    This might be part of a chain in a converted pub but it is laid out well and attractive inside. Service is quick and the food very acceptable. Read full review
  • KatieK293
    Maidenhead, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Full to the brim
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 15th December 2018
    Lovely dinner with my family, delicious food and great service. Kids loved the fact the kitchen was open and they could watch there meals being cooked. The only downside was the toilets were abit... Read full review

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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