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Address: 14 Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
Phone Number: 01752 660876

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Brill fantastic local pub

Very friendly pub some weard customers but that what makes that place more peace full than the navy on the other side of the road love staff worth a visit if on the barbican

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Very friendly pub some weard customers but that what makes that place more peace full than the navy on the other side of the road love staff worth a visit if on the barbican

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Nice old fashioned pub on the Barbican in Plymouth not the biggest of pubs but a good vibe friendly staff all in all really recommend a visit

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 via mobile

This is a great pub , all walks of life and professions !! Great real ales , and great atmosphere . No frills , no nonsense , no food . Just a great traditional ale house.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The Dolphin one of the oldest pubs on The Barbican opposite the old fishmarket locals pub with selection real ales never any trouble locals will not tolerate it realistic prices in winter has a real fireplace with warm fire most customers characters of the Barbican young and old . Any problems dealt with immediately no troublemakers allowed my opinion one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

You must vist the Dolphin when in Plymouth .... A proper drinkers pub - uber friendly and great cask ale.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you are visiting the Barbican in Plymouth you must have a decent pint or two in the Dolphin... It can get busy on certain days but that is what you expect from somewhere worth going to. Prices are fair for such a popular area and a friendly atmosphere is always prevalent. Have been dropping in for 35 years -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

It's almost rude to go down to the Barbican and not to visit the Dolphin.....something I have enjoyed doing for the last 30 years. And they have a great range of beers - the Bass is particularly good - and great company. The fire in the wintertime keeps the place warm and you never know what the dress code is...from... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

Friendly staff when I popped in for a visit whilst completing an Ale Trail! I was only there for a small period of time but enjoyed the open fire and traditional setting.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Nice friendly place. Wish I'd known I could have ordered food from next door and have it delivered and eaten here. Instead of having to deal with the horrible man from Platters. Great atmosphere, decent prices

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

A real Lovely beer and cider no nonsense pub. Could spend hours here. Keep it up always busy too. Has a top authentic smell as well.

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Address: 14 Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
Phone Number: 01752 660876
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth

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