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Dolphin Inn Thetford - CLOSED

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Reviewed November 8, 2017

Having read the reviews about the 'wonderfull' Sunday lunches, I thought that we would give the Dolphin a try. I must say that the roast meals that we were presented with were rather disappinting. I had roast pork, which was cut very thinly, was quite...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ian C
Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2017

Thank you for your review, as you pointed out our Sunday lunch reviews have been wonderful and we are confident from feedback that we have also received during service that what we serve on a Sunday has been to the majority of customers liking, it...More

Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

We were in the area for a funeral and wanted to stop for some lunch, googled local area and restaurants, saw this had 50/50 reviews but was under new management so gave it a go! Glad we did, it was Sunday so the only food...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank LittlemissLL
Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed Sunday Roast with us. We will take your comments on board as we will always be looking at ways to improve our customers experience. Hope to see you again if you are in the area...More

Reviewed October 22, 2017

We were greeted with a friendly hello and we were shown to a table as we had decided to eat here. The food was good, I tried my husbands pepper sauce which was quite nice. My bream was cooked very nice but I felt the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Patricia H
Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Thank you for your review. The fish you had must have been the Sea Bass as we do not sell Bream. We had 10 tables booked and served on Saturday, your booking must have been either before or after these, customers often say its nice...More

Reviewed October 20, 2017

This was a return visit to the Dolphin since taken over by the new owners back in the Summer. We ordered the 'fish and Chip' Friday special, £14.95 for two. It was the most delicious large cod, white and succulent fish I've eaten in ages....More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Angela S
Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are glad you enjoyed the Cod, it is very popular here at the Dolphin. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

First time I've been in a long time...the roast was lovely and definitely recommend to try and reasonable prices the staff were lovely too xx

Date of visit: October 2017
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Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are glad you enjoyed the roast and will pass your comments on to the staff , Matt & Clare

Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Decided to try the Dolphin inn tonight as it has recently re-opened under new management and we weren’t disappointed, We shared a starter, mushroom and Stilton pot and it was delicious, I then had the scampi and chips and my husband had the hunters chicken,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your meals. The Steak Stone is a great choice! Look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed October 9, 2017

Enjoyed a really delicious meal and the service was excellent. Very friendly staff and the decor inside the pub is lovely and cosy. Will definitely be coming back soon.

Date of visit: October 2017
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Matthew C, Owner at Dolphin Inn Thetford, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

Thank you for your review, we look forward to seeing you again soon, Matt & Clare

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I visited yesterday for a drink with my parter, lovely atmosphere & friendly staff, there was one member of staff who really stood out & made us having a great experience her name was Natalie she had absolutely exceptional service, We will be coming again...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Charlie S
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

I attended a friends 85th party in the barn @ the dolphin Saturday it was a lovely place well presented, food was delicious. The lady behind the bar (Natasha or Natalie) I think her name is, was brilliant so polite, found ourselves going back to...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank alpha1006
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Came in today for a drink i was greeted by a lovely lady Natalie who served with a happy smile and great sense of humour will defiantly be visiting again :) couldnt of been happier with my service.

Date of visit: October 2017
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