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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived on Monday just after 5pm and we were greeted by the landlord Richard who was really friendly and welcoming. We ate there that night and I had the squid which was on the specials and it was amazing!! The best I've ever tasted! My partner had the sizzling steak which was also Devine! We had room 2 which...

2Thank myview1706
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here every night for a week whilst staying in Penzance, and couldn't fault either the food or the service. Would thoroughly recommend this place to anyone. Will definitely be returning whenever we are in the area.

1Thank HelenMHolman
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Had a very nice room, but right next to the road so pretty noisy at times. All of the staff very friendly and accommodating. Had a few drinks in the bar after an evening out and found the cocktails blew our socks off, try them if you dare! Breakfast was good with plenty of choice offered. Would stay again.

2Thank zebrad
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

1Thank Chillout0000
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...

1Thank Kate C
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!

Thank susancookshock
Reviewed 13 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...

1Thank Graham F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 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...

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...

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,...

2Thank Just I

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

Additional Information about The Dolphin Tavern

Address: Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > Penzance
Price Range: $104 - $162 (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”
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