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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Modern, neat, tidy, friendly pub.......Great food with great prices. Lovely decor with awesome views of the harbour. The staff were really welcoming - would definitely go back...........This pub is dog friendly and just had a great feel good athmosphere

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Gloucestershire
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We had gorgeous fish and chips at The Dolphin whilst on our way back to Carbis Bay from Lands End. The batter was tasty and crispy and the chips were cooked to perfection. My only criticism is that it would've been nice to have a choice between mushy peas and normal peas. Very relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Will definitely recommend...

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1Thank Kate C
england
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Didn't stay there only had a meal there, meal was lovely fresh and well presented. Clean!!! We sat outside because it was very hot day unfortunately this is adjacent to the main road and not fenced off so could be tricky with kids..well worth going for good!

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Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch today and whilst food was quick and average quality it could easily be improved. I'm no chef but I can cook better fries than I had with my catch of the day. Why spoil a good plate with run of the mill frozen chips. Get some proper pub chips and I'd up my score! Friendly welcome but...

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1Thank Graham F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I was looking for a pub with decent food and without the "local" attitude when I stayed 1 night in Penzance for work. This pub met my expectations, great location, very friendly/welcoming staff who are good at their jobs but also looked as if they were enjoying themselves (a hard balance to find) Food was as you would expect from...

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Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The Dolphin is a quirky, friendly pub and an excellent B&B. Really friendly, chatty staff. Clean, modern bedroom with a comfy bed and the most amazing shower. I mean, the best shower you're ever gonna have in your whole life. The food they serve is really tastey with good portions and good selection of larger and cider. Me and my...

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1Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I ate there twice. First time with family for a lunch. It was not very busy, nice food, hppd service. Second tome O was on my own in the evening and it was quite busy but I had a drink in the bar and maybe after 10 minutes my table was ready. Just everything I need on holiday. Fresh, delicious,...

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2Thank Just I
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We had a large group and there were a few fussy eaters but the staff were excellent and very accommodating. The food was really delicious and they certainly had well sourced fish. We sat outside and the road was not busy with cars as you might expect. Wonderful evening - will visit again.

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2Thank amoroz65
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Meal was expensive, almost £8 for one sandwich (two slices of bread) and obviously shop brought ingredients. Portions sizes were small. The coca cola tasted watered down and mine had something floating in it: £1.50 per half pint. Rather disappointing to say the least. Attractive location, interesting decor. For greater quality of food go to the local wetherspoons.

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1Thank Rebekah B
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at the Dolphin a few times since we have been coming to Penzance and the food has always been nice! We have never booked a table but have always managed to get seated very quickly and never been made feel to leave after we have finished eating. Staff very friendly.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Dolphin Tavern

Address: Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: $100 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Dolphin Tavern 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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“We didn't stay in the hotel but the rooms at the front would be the best ones with fantastic views over the harbour & Mount's bay”
 of 5 bubbles juliejarvis14, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“to all who go try and get a room overlooking the harbour it somthing and we definetley advise.”
 of 5 bubbles alanhowitt, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't take room 1 if you have a baby!”
 of 5 bubbles guyt604, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room overlooking the harbour”
 of 5 bubbles Brendon_11, 19 Dec 2015 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles tonkertim, 2 Dec 2015 | Read review
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