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Dolphin Tavern

€€ - €€€, Seafood, British
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
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
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1 - 10 of 549 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent food excellent pub. Very friendly staff and very helpful nothing to much trouble. Outside seating. Although difficult to park and not very disabled friendly as there about 5 steps to enter pub. Would still recommend it. Love the place.

Thank Dawn Ann C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at the Dolphin Tavern twice during our six day visit to Penzance. The food was delicious and within walking distance from our bed and breakfast.

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I had walked around Penzance to find somewhere for our dinner and had almost settled on another restaurant until we passed the dolphin tavern the smells lulled is in and how glad we were. The staff were all chatty caring and interested in...More

1  Thank ClaireH1708
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took mother-in-law here for her Birthday before going to the Minnack. What a fantastic meal. Wonderful service from a lovely young man behind the bar, (meant to get his name), and a lovely table overlooking the harbour. Food was delicious and the sizzling steak and...More

1  Thank KernowBoys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in hoping for a table for 14 + dogs and we were pleasantly made to feel welcome which is not always the case with large parties. Good food, well delivered and decent price.

Thank ReturnorNot
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food and service. Very nice surroundings. A little pricey for what you get but I guess it was in line with similar places..

Thank Cathy F
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Between the harbour and the promenade on the main road. Good hearty food served fast. Nice beers - try the Cornish

Thank Angus B
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Very friendly and helpful staff. Food tasty and well presented. Good selection of local beers. Outside tables are close to the busy road and the sea defenses block out mush sunlight and form a bit of a wind tunnel.

Thank wannabepikey
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Nice pub away from the centre, dog friendly. Large and comfortable inside. We had early evening meal and glad we stayed for it, all the meals were excellent and excellent value. We went for the Sizzling Sweet Chilli Chicken which was really good, although for...More

Thank BL63
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Bar was busy but the barman gave us a table. Service and the food was great, really good. My daughter thought she lost her phone when home and we rang the dolphin up they were fantastic staying on the phone whilst they looked, she later...More

Thank deeppurple1509
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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
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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