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Dolphin Restaurant

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1 Van Der Donck St, Yonkers, NY 10701-7049 (Main Street)
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Bronx, New York
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went five couples. We were the only ones. Twenty minutes to take the orders. 45 minutes for a salad. More than an hour for the entrée waiting time. More waiting for the check. Are they nuts? Food was good and the prices were also reasonable. They are not going to see my pretty face any time soon.

Thank BAROLO345
White Plains, New York, USA
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago credit card Amex Card Member Review

The title sums it up. It was certainly not impressive. I would not go rushing back. It is not convenient to reach or to park, and not special enough to return.

Thank Valerie R
Yonkers, New York
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We visited after the Friday Jazz concert @ the waterfront. Our wine and food were very nicely done. We were served with great care, interest and smiles by "Jessie", I would say to ask for her if you could. Thing is..she wasn't actually our server. She was just "taking care of us" because our server was elsewhere. He may have... More 

Thank tftynan
Yonkers, New York, United States
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

My husband and I visited Dolphin for appetizers and drinks and to sit outside on a hot summer evening. The chef's soup of the night was a cold avocado soup with shrimp salsa. It was absolutely the best cold soup I have ever had; cool, creamy, perfectly seasoned and the shrimp salsa and tortilla chips served with it were a... More 

Thank Lisa B
Yonkers, New York
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

I had a late lunch (2:15) on the patio at the Dophin Restaurant located on the promenade in downtown Yonkers. It was a perfect summer day with pale blue sky, fluffy white clouds, and a gentle warm breeze coming off the Hudson River. I was greeted warmly by attentive staff. A glass of iced water arrived quickly followed by a... More 

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New York City, New York
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Was here for dinner a few weeks ago with my wife. I had a seafood platter which was bland in taste but more importantly made me ill. I felt it was under cooked and I got sick once arriving home. We decided to try it once again this weekend but this time for brunch. We had the pumpkin waffles and... More 

Thank Richard S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

The area is nice because it's on the water. The restaurant is big inside with a nice big bar and tables set up outside. They are close enough to the water but on the side and not really directly in front. My friend and I both ordered the same Thai barbecue salad and were dissappointed because it was not a... More 

Thank Sherrie_mama
Yonkers, New York
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

when dolphins opened many years ago, it was the go to place.. Although the restaurant is charming and the service is great, there appears to be new owner/s and the food is terrible!

Thank pecm1
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We had great service and enjoyed our meals. Being from the west coast we expected the prices to be more and they were in general (not specific to Dolphin). Feedback for the restaurant is to ask servers to advise customers when refills of soda are at a cost. Where we're from it's really unusual to be charged, and when we... More 

Thank SheilaH19
Westchester County, New York
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60 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

The atmosphere was lovely. We had a table outside , so we could better enjoy the view and weather. We had excellent service and perfectly made drinks. My boyfriend greatly enjoyed the seafood he ordered. I ordered a bacon cheeseburger, which I didn't much care for, but I am also a finicky eater, particularly when it comes to burgers. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $30
American, Seafood
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Van Der Donck St, Yonkers, NY 10701-7049
    (Main Street)
  • Public Transportation: Metro North train and Bee Line buses.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Yonkers
  • Phone Number: 914-751-8170

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?