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Dolphin Tavern

Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
+44 1736 364106
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pavlova” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
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1 - 10 of 531 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped off here on way to Isles of Scilly. Food great, reasonably priced. Staff very friendly despite it being ridiculously busy. Lovely pub 😎

Thank mossy71
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wholesome Steak & Ale Pie with chips and peas after a long day of cycling. A good hearty and tasty meal which offered good value for money.

Thank HaverfordwestAB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here a couple of times for lunch and tea all meals where delicious and would defiantly return, staff were professional and friendly.

1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped at Dolphin Tavern with family whilst on holiday in area. Food served all day which was a bonus as we visited at 3pm which is usually between service times in most places. Service was timely, friendly without being too familiar and just what we...More

1  Thank jobehappy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely old building in a great harbour side location .Excellent pub food and great friendly service .Excellent accomodation and helpful staff

Thank roundbalehaynet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A busy night, unsurprisingly in August, so the staff were under pressure. Despite this they were all delightful, extremely friendly and efficient, giving the impression that they genuinely care about their visitors. The menu was comprehensive, with all the basic pub favourites plus some more...More

Thank vix_197613
Reviewed 1 week ago

loverly tavern .great welcome from hosts.great roomexcept facing main road,traffic all thro night so warm windows open 24 hrs..breakfast very good,but all in all expensive for what it was as other reviewers stated.

Thank eddie435
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an evening meal here. Although it wasn't too bad, the service was quite slow and the food was a bit unusual. I chose the vegetarian option of mushroom sizzler, which I thought sounded interesting. In hindsight, mushrooms in blue cheese sauce wasn't a...More

Thank tom d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off mid shopping trip for a few drinks was shocked that the prices were ALOT higher than they were just 5 minutes away up on the high street for exactly the same drink.

Thank enitsuj22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this pub earlier this evening after reading all the excellent reviews on here. We were not disappointed. We arrived around 5:30pm, and found a seat (lots of tables we reserved, so I’m guessing in peak season it’s worth booking, especially if later) and...More

1  Thank catherinet512
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 364106
Description
this is a pub opposite the Scillonian crossing in Penzance that serves excellent food.
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