Bringing a weird and wonderful combination of tantalising Thai cuisine and good old fashioned British Pub Grub to the picturesque Guildford village of Worplesdon, The White Lyon and Dragon is a quirky pub and restaurant indeed.
The stylish venue is fit to cater for any situation, from a casual midweek meal to a family celebration, and can now be seen as a fabulous place to dine for any tastecard holder, as they are able to enjoy the sumptuous fare at a fantastic discount when calling in advance with their card.
Boasting all that is expected of a traditional British local, including cosy sofas, rustic wooden floors and a well-stocked bar, the Bar at the White Lyon and Dragon provides diners with the same exquisite food offering as its restaurant counterpart in a more informal atmosphere. Begin with one of their delicious appetisers, which range between a scrumptious crispy salt and pepper number and a delectable selection of Thai fish cakes, and find the palate suitably prepared for the delights to come.
Following such, the main course selection at The Bar at the White Lyon and Dragon leaves nothing to be desired – with a medley of Thai salads, Thai Curries and Wok-Hei available for consumption. Visitors are invited to choose between such enchanting dishes as the mouth-watering slow-cooked lamb massaman, a glorious curry that is infused with cinnamon, paprika, coconut milk and cumin, the spicy tiger prawn and green papaya salad, and the divine pad ped gaprow, a fiery dish that incorporates fresh red chillies, Thai sweet basil and Oyster sauce, served with the customer’s choice of filling.
As for those looking for something from a bit closer to home, there are an array of pub classics that are sure to please. These include a variety of sandwich and burger options as well as a heart-warming plate of bangers and mash, the old favourite in the battered fish and chips, and a succulent 8oz rump steak.
A marvellous stop off spot amidst a day of exploration, or an amiable place to bring the nearest and dearest for a pleasant dining experience, The Bar at the white Lyon and Dragon is set up to meet any need or demand.