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Dolphin Reef Restaurant - CLOSED

Oceanfront at 15th Street, 1401 Strand Avenue, Tybee Island, GA 31328
+1 912-786-8400
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good16%
  • Average18%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible22%
6 Oct 2014
“Nice even black tie at night”
23 Sep 2014
“Waste of money even with the view”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Oceanfront at 15th Street, 1401 Strand Avenue, Tybee Island, GA 31328
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Reviewed 20 November 2011

It is easy for me to recommend this restaurant. I ate here four times in two and a half days. They have a wide assortment of choices on the regular menu. The seafood buffet is wonderful. The have a full bar with many drink choices....More

Thank CarolineMadi
Reviewed 12 November 2011

A Madman sort of place with a 60's decore. We enjoyed it. Great view of the ocean, and the food and service were very good. We liked and recommend it, which is odd, because we also stayed at the hotel and were less than thrilled...More

Thank HelloJoeOne
Reviewed 1 November 2011

This past weekend we stayed at Ocean Plaza Hotel and went to their restaurant the Dolphin Reef for our daughters wedding. I just wanted to say that everything was just fabulous. We had the pleasure of meeting Kathleen in the restauant and she was amazing....More

Thank Louise H
Reviewed 16 October 2011

Food was exceptionally great and service was wonderful. Always cheerful and full of surprises. Thanks to all and we will be back.

Thank Sandra U
Reviewed 10 October 2011

We ate dinner here one night and weren't too thrilled with the taste of the food. The service however was impeccable very nice attentive waitress and the whole staff seemed very accomadating. Maybe check out their breakfast buffett so you can enjoy the amazing view,...More

Thank knroark
Reviewed 8 October 2011

I was told before I went that the food was not that good, but I am the type of person that likes to see for myself. The food was not at all as good as I thouhgt it would be. The bar was overpriced for...More

Thank johnny b
Reviewed 29 September 2011

My wife and I loved the view and the waiter was awesome. It was the first of 3 decent restaurants we went to on Tybee. Shrimp cocktail was the best thing we ordered - very good. The seafood platter was not so hot. Much better...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 29 September 2011

We chose this place based solely on its location, right next door to the Tybrisa Resort where we were staying. It's a two story restaurant located inside the Ocean Plaza Hotel. One story is a bar area, and the other is, I suppose, more of...More

Thank kyblueskies
Reviewed 26 September 2011

Maybe it was just a bad weekend. They were doing a wedding or something special, had the "sports bar" blocked off. No signs or anything, just kind of found out as we stepped out of the elevator. Wanted to watch some football but, turned out...More

Thank Bassin66
Reviewed 26 September 2011

Where do I begin......My fathers Korean War Veterans group was scheduled to have a buffet lunch there this past Friday September 23rd 2011. When we arrived at the designated time there was no buffet. No explaination was given as to why the buffet was not...More

1  Thank jeffS839
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oceanfront at 15th Street, 1401 Strand Avenue, Tybee Island, GA 31328
    (Located Oceanfront at 15th Street inside Ocean Plaza Beach Resort)
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Tybee Island
  • Phone Number: +1 912-786-8400
  • E-mail
You are invited to dine at the Dolphin Reef Oceanfront Restaurant & Bar where you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean and nearby sandy beaches. Dolphin Reef features a flavorful fusion of American and Southern cuisines with an emphasis on fresh seafood, all presented in a unique underwater themed environment to make your dining experience memorable. Located in the Ocean Plaza Beach Resort, we are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. We are also Tybee Island's premier banquet and special event facility. Come to Dolphin Reef where the only thing more spectacular than our food is the view. Tour groups are welcome, and we offer a kid's menu. Advance reservations are requested for groups of 8 or more people. Dolphin Reef is located 20 minutes East of Savannah, Georgia on U.S. Highway 80. Parking is free. Be sure to park inside Ocean Plaza Resort's parking lot.
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