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The Dolphin Tavern

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Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Delicious morning and evening meal menu-best full English breakfast n cooked to order egg on toast ever!! A comfortable room with excellent shower room, plus a stunning view of Mount's Bay. Complete with faultless customer service. A must for those who love the cornish coast and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere and close public transport links. Thanks for making our honeymoon...

2Thank Samiiboydprice3110
Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

looking forward to a sunday roast we walked the front of penzance seeing the Dolphin Tavern went in and ordered two sunday roasts ,sorry to say on arrival the food was disapointing it tasted like a frozen dinner ,the beef looked as if it had come from a catering tray not off a joint .we decided not to stay for...

Thank paul t
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

After a long drive we were glad to arrive at the Dolphin. We were given a warm welcome and helped with our luggage to our room. Room 2 overlooks the front of the pub and is over the bar but don't let that put you off. A very large room with full size bathroom. The proprietor had kindly reserved us...

1Thank Andy B
Kazincbarcika, Hungary
Reviewed 19 October 2016

It is a traditional british pub, full in the evenings, but really heart warming and lovely service. We had a rest after a long trip from St Mary's and had a dinner. Would reccommend for a hot drink too!

1Thank csicseriborsocska
Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had been recommended by my cousin that the sea food was very good here. She was right. My wife had the prawn and crab linguine and I had the haddock and plaice duo. Both were quickly served and were delicious. And the St Austell beer was the perfect accompaniment. Here's the but. When we entered the bar we stood...

Thank krisbob
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 21 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

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • 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: €73 - €114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Dolphin Tavern 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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“All 3 rooms have views of the coast”
 of 5 bubbles 247dianem247, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“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!”
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