Brewers Fayre opens first site since 2017

Whitbread’s family favourite pub brand, Brewers Fayre has just opened its first site in five years with the launch of a new flagship site, The Willen Dragon, in Milton Keynes.

Located by Willen Lake in Milton Keynes, the new family-friendly pub joins 152 Brewers Fayre pubs and efeatures a refreshed, contemporary design for Brewers Fayre.

With a total of 357 covers, including 164 covers outside, the site offers an eclectic mix of furnishings with banquette seating and group dining tables, with an open kitchen, carvery area and a long, statement bar.

Outside is home to an expansive all-weather garden, with outdoor bar, covered areas, beach-style huts, an outdoor children’s play area and water station for four-legged friends.

Bringing great quality and value to Milton Keynes, menus follows the pub’s all-day dining format, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner seven days a week, with a spotlight on crowd-pleasing pub classics.

There's Whitbread’s signature all-you-can-eat breakfast, along with an all-day menu of burgers, salads, grills and home comforts, plus a selection of vegan and vegetarian dishes. Sundays play host to a carvery, freshly prepared on site by chefs with a choice of hand-carved meats, wide selection of vegetables and bottomless trimmings and gravy.

Rebecca Donaldson, Commercial Marketing Director at Whitbread, remarked, “As our new flagship pub, the opening marks a fresh and contemporary redesign of Brewers Fayre, updating the much-loved brand for our diners, while still delivering on the great value and quality food and service we are known for.'