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The Dovedale Hotel and Restaurant

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18 Albert Road, Cleethorpes DN35 8LX, England
01472 692988
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Afternoon Tea

Had a gift voucher to use so took my grand-daughter for afternoon tea. The atmosphere was very loud for afternoon tea - loud music blasting out. The food itself was plentiful and good. I ordered tea for one and got a huge pot of tea which could have kept me going for hours! shouldn't grumble but... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
Jane F
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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  • Special occasions
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Let me start by thanking the young lady who managed to fit my partner and i in during Fathers Day. i couldnt initially guarantee a time to book due to circumstances and she kept my table available for me until i could confirm the booking. When we arrived we were asked to sit in the comfort of the lounge area... More 

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Had a gift voucher to use so took my grand-daughter for afternoon tea. The atmosphere was very loud for afternoon tea - loud music blasting out. The food itself was plentiful and good. I ordered tea for one and got a huge pot of tea which could have kept me going for hours! shouldn't grumble but the tea-pot was so... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Not been too the dovedale before and was quite excited to try it out. Starters where nice. Steaks where good. CremeBrule was scrummy. But the service was not so great. Our order was messed up and a steak was given medium instead of medium rare. In which we where asked. 'Well you Havnt touched it have you' we had to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Dined here on the 2-4-1 grill menu, we both opted for the sirloin steak Medium rare, both of which we're cooked to perfection ( it's hard to get a good steak round here being a ex chef from the city and fussy!), steaks came with new potatoes at our choice and salad which was nicely dressed. We went with the... More 

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Grimsby UK
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3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This is the second time that we have eaten at the Dovedale. The food is good and on both occasions we could not fault the quality, quantity and presentation. Unfortunately the service has not improved since the first visit a last year. On arrival we approached the bar, ordered and received drinks and found a table to sit at. We... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

We ate here and there was 5 in our party. The food was nice and tasty but the service was not great. We had a 21 month old with us and despite the restaurant not being busy and us having requested a high chair we didn't have one when we sat down and noone offered to get us one. I... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

First time visit for four of us on a Saturday evening. Not sure what to expect as had differing reports from friends and family but hey everyone has different tastes so thought wed give it a go. Very attentive staff on entry settled with a pre dinner drink and a browse at the menus. Great choices and a specials menu... More 

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Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

For dining out you could not do better, great for a daytime meal but fantastic for evening dining This is a great place to eat for a family get together or a celebration of some kind. The food is fantastic and plenty of choice the staff go out of there way to make your dining experience pleasurable. I have been... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Had a lovely afternoon tea - to be truthful I've done the circuit including Harrods ( at nearly £80 a throw for 2 I may add). Simply described the dovedale was lovely . Everything fresh and presented to perfection - and at £8 a go I'll be back for sure !

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Louth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

My partner and I booked a table here for 7pm on Saturday night when we arrived we went to the bar and ordered our drinks and sat in the bar area where we were given some menus. The bar was quite busy which is always a good sign and many were waiting to be seated at their tables in the... More 

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Additional Information about The Dovedale Hotel and Restaurant

Address: 18 Albert Road, Cleethorpes DN35 8LX, England
Phone Number: 01472 692988
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Cleethorpes
Cuisine: Pub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18 Albert Road, Cleethorpes DN35 8LX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Cleethorpes
  • Phone Number: 01472 692988

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

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