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Dolphin Cafe

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Cafe, Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
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Fishmarket Buildings | Greenhill Rd, Peterhead, Scotland
+44 1779 478595
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered Cullen Skink and a hamburger. The soup arrived cold. I sent it back...it was now hot, but watery with little to no fish...it was just a runny cream soup. My hamburger was served with hard dry reheated fries, which were inedible. The bun was dry and stale. The meat was nothing to shout about and the lone peice... More 

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Thank Sachastella
Peterhead, Scotland, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always get a good meal here. Cannot fault it at all. :) I always opt for fish supper, whereas hubby has chicken fillets. In here at least once a month.

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Thank Robyn M
Scotland, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Absolutely divine fish and chips, eat in or take away. Light batter, the freshest of fish and good chips.

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Thank Annette W
Ashford, United Kingdom
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1,200 reviews
669 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 404 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

I stopped here for lunch whilst in Peterhead the fish was as fresh as you can get it the chips seemed a bit old not sure if they were fresh but cooked in old oil or what but need improving but everything else is very good

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Thank Eddie020173
Peterhead, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Had not been for a while so decided to treat ourselves to a fish supper with beans, bread and a pot of tea Great value and very tasty

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Thank Peter1941
Peterhead, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Been several times and always enjoy my visits to the Dolphin Cafe!! Where else can you sit down and get a large haddock and chips, a large fishcake and chips (both with sides) and two soft drinks and get change from £15 ?? The fish is always fresh (it probably couldn't be any freshed considering its location (next door to... More 

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Thank Sideshow1400
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

good food & good pricing! only place in peterhead you can go and sit in & have a fresh fish but its lovely!

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Thank JWalker93
Scotland
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84 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

I eat here at least once a month, the fish comes from the market next door. Although it is still a good meal the quality has significantly decreased over the past 6 months. The 'Jumbo' has gotten smaller and the portion of chips reduced. Service is ok, but if you are eating in you take a seat and can often... More 

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Peterhead, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We were going anyway but heard from a friend that they were offering half price second meal. Not so as it was Dolphin in Macduff!! As usual thoroughly enjoyed our fish and chips with beans, bread and plenty of tea. Fast service and helpful staff.

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Thank Peter1941
Lancs UK
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Love this place. Always go when I'm in town for a fish tea. Freshest fish its possible to get, chips, peas and bread & butter. Table service, and take away available. It's popular with the locals, and that's a good sign !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Seafood, Fast food, British, Scottish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fishmarket Buildings | Greenhill Rd, Peterhead, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Peterhead
  • Phone Number: +44 1779 478595

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?