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    The Dolphin Inn

    Old Homes Road, Thorpeness IP16 4FE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
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    • Terrible4%
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    “the pub” (25 reviews)
    “pate” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This is a fabulous pub, opposite the beautiful Margaret Ogilvy almshouses. Great atmosphere, food is top notch, and the service is very friendly. Highly recommended. There is a lovely little shop next door too, which is worth a visit.

    Thank joobags12345
    Reviewed yesterday

    We have been here and stayed at least three times now and cannot fault it. I have read a review about the service and the water but I can only base my review on what I have experienced, of course. Local ice cold tap water...More

    Thank jamesgandolfini
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I really wanted to like this pub/restaurant as it had been recommended by a friend and allowed dogs which is a great find. However, the truth is I was pleased to leave. A nice log fire greeted us but the atmosphere is fairly sterile and...More

    Thank munmunmun
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at the Dolphin for a short break away walking. The hosts were welcoming, and we ate in the restaurant. The food was nicely prepared and very tasty. The room was spotlessly clean, very comfortable, quiet and we had a great night's sleep. Would...More

    Thank AmyCLees
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We ate there twice this week on Monday and Wednesday; both of our meals were excellent on each occasion with good Adnams beer and wine. Could not fault it. Would recommend unreservedly. Would visit again.

    Thank Andy J
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$117 - US$181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Thorpeness
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    lap567
    14 March 2016|
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    Response from Barry C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do a children's menu. We went on a Saturday and my grandson aged 10 and granddaughter aged 6 both had steak and chips which were really big portions. I am sure they would do a children's Sunday roast.
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    18 February 2015|
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    Response from anaplas | Reviewed this property |
    Believe they do but would check first
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