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Dolphin Seafood Restaurant

12 Washington St, Natick, MA 01760
(508) 655-0669
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Ranked #24 of 112 Restaurants in Natick
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
boston area
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

I've heard lots about the Dolphin and was very much looking forward to going. Great atmosphere and very nice wait staff. The menu was plentiful. Maybe I should have chosen from the 'plain' seafood offerings, but I decided to select one of the 'Chef Choice' options. I ordered stuffed sole with a lemon butter sauce. The fish and stuffing were... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Good fresh fish but a little "pricey" for entrees! Mussels are great here and my favorite is Seafood Diablo!

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Boston
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Ordered dinner with wife; my salad arrived and while tasteless I am glad I ordered it. My wife's dinner came (nothing special) but mine never showed up except on the bill. Manager upset that I didn't want to pay for the dinner I never received. Pretty funny if my wife didn't want to start throwing things. Manager did finally agree... More

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Lady Lake
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Was there for a catered affair. Everyone was impressed how the fish was so good,considering a large group of people. Service was good, plenty of help.

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Austin, Texas
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111 reviews 111 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I was staying in Natick for work and am mostly a pescatarian. And, when you think Boston you think seafood (or beans I guess). I didn’t want the standard Boston area Legal Seafood because it feels so much like the big huge chain it is (and the servers never know anything about the fish) so The Dolphin was recommended by... More

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Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
199 reviews 199 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Our party of three visited this restaurant in the center of Natick, MA (route 135) and were thoroughly satisfied with the seafood and the efficiency of our waitress. Two of us had fried clams and one had lobster, steamers & mussels. ALL EXCELLENT. The ambiance is very good and the prices are reasonable. Our waitress, Inna Fedortseva, was super--efficient, very... More

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Natick, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We went to our bi-yearly luncheon of retired bankers. Always enjoy the Dolphin. They know us and know what we like. Service was spot on. Our waiter, Luis, was very cordial and brought us everything we needed. They even asked if we wanted separate checks! Can't wait for our October get together.

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Natick, Massachusetts, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Getting fresh quality seafood at a great fair price and to know that you do not have to go to the bigger advertised seafood restaurants is a delight. Always the atmosphere and cleanliness of the restaurant is a sparkle in your eyes as well as a warm reception from the staff!!

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Natick, Massachusetts
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Good food, plenty of it Good friends, functions too Congenial atmoshere, especially next to the fireplace Good,moderate prices Good time, anytime

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Braintree, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Thursday April 10th 2014 joined a group of friends for lunch . First time dining there and it was a positive experience. There were three specials. Each was ordered by someone in the group. I ordered the lunch special of fried clams and they were excellent. Even the cold slaw was yummy. All five of us were pleased with the... More

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