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Dolphin Hotel Bistro & Dining

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54 Wharf St, Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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We live locally, hadn't eaten at the Dolphin for a long time due to average food. New management and the food was fabulous and at a great price. They advertise pub food at pub prices.... So true:-) was a great lunch and we will be back this Monday.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
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English first
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

We live locally, hadn't eaten at the Dolphin for a long time due to average food. New management and the food was fabulous and at a great price. They advertise pub food at pub prices.... So true:-) was a great lunch and we will be back this Monday.

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Bilambil Heights NSW
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

The meals here are varied but always good tasting and enjoyable pub food. Typical pub priced drinks but staff always very friendly.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I used to go here in the 60's, still going strong. Good location, great food, nice bar, comfy and relaxing.

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Caloundra, Queensland, Australia
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179 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Wanted to eat near the beach but the area was packed.Noticed the pub a bit by accident as it looked like a bottle shop when we first drove by.However,parking right out front we gave it a go.Wow.Good food fast,served al fresco,nice selection,nice price,excellent service.The bar adjoins.Again ,good service,plenty of beer and spririts on tap,TVs,betting,games room,plenty of space.Thise was a Saturday... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Great service, fantastic food for my family of five. And very well priced. We will certainly go again. The food was delicious.

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Melbourne, Australia
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

The food here is pretty good and very reasonably priced for what you get, which is "old school" pub food (chicken parma, burgers, etc). Service is OK, don't expect a smile or anything other then the food to be delivered to the table, and the plates to be taken away (when we asked for a knife and fork we were... More 

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Banora Point
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This is one of the oldest pubs in the area, given all the Clubs around. The food here surprisingly was good and value for money. If you don't care to much about the furniture this is the place to go. Service was not excellent, but it wasn't bad either. For a value for money meal this is the p,ace to... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We have eaten at this hotel on many occasions while visiting Coolangatta / tweed heads From southern Australia during winter Good value for money home style cooked meals somtimes it's not worth shopping for ingredients to cook a meal as you can eat there just as reasonable Good friendly helpful staff nice views to tweed river from your seat

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Brisbane, Australia
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This hotel is great to eat at. As the prices are very reasonable and proportions more than adequate.

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Southport, Australia
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56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

First time visit. Good wholesome food, well cooked,well priced and tasty. We had lamb shanks ($12 ) Yum, tasty and tender with mash and vege, and barra with chips and salad ($9 ) Couldn't fault either meal. Compliments to the chef! We will be back

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Address: 54 Wharf St, Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tweed Heads
Cuisine: Australian

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  • Address: 54 Wharf St, Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tweed Heads

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Australian

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