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Ye Olde Dolphin Inne

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Birthday dinner

Very old pub situated in Derby city centre. Lots of nice bars with comfy seating. Good selection of... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2019
Sam3314
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Derby, United Kingdom
On way back to hotel last drink or 2?

On way back so popped in for a drink. It has an old worldy feel about it low ceiling. It has a... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
ditto20
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Reviewed March 6, 2019

Visited on a busy Friday evening with some friends, great atmosphere in this very old pub with some charming regulars, great ales on draught, good service and well worth a pint or two.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Ye Olde Dolphin Inne was a pub me and my brother were eagerly looking forward to visiting as it's Derby's oldest pub and serves great real ales ,we were staying in Nottingham for six days and decided to jump the train down from Nottingham to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 23, 2019

Very old pub situated in Derby city centre. Lots of nice bars with comfy seating. Good selection of bar food. Friendly staff. Excellent selection of real ales and ciders. plus a ghost or two

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

I visit the dolphin regularly, the selection of ales, gins and everything in between is second only to the staff in the pub! Wow, I love this pub, would definitely recommend to anyone! Me and my friends love it here...the Sunday quiz is also an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

This pub in Derby has much to learn about dinning. Waiter service The service was good and started when all of us had come to the upstairs room. We had to ask for drinks to be ordered after no one asked us. There were no...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Great cozy 16th century real ale inn in Derby's Cathedral Quarter. Nice selection of cask ales and super friendly, knowledgeable staff. Good deal lunch for £4 and all served in front of an open real fire. Made our trip to Derby memorable. Probably the best...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Love the choice of ales, the real fires, the different cosy seating area's and best of all no gimmicks, just a great pub to enjoy a pint or two.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

On way back so popped in for a drink. It has an old worldy feel about it low ceiling. It has a charm about it. We managed to get a seat ok. Sharpes doonbar was a good pint. There was a quiz on as it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ditto20
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The old steak restaurant was nice upstairs but lacked atmosphere. The steak was overcooked and not the greatest cut of meat. Service was ok, but would not rush back for another.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Dropped in here yesterday with a load of visiting friends, on a tour of our favourite pubs in Derby. I'd always liked the Dolphin - it's got good beers, and I like all the different rooms. However I won't be going back soon after yesterday's...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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