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Dolphin Hotel

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41 Beach Station Road, Felixstowe IP11 2EY, England
+44 1394 282261
Today
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed here while attending the carnival . Rooms been decorated since our last stay . Very clean . Pub also had a revamp one side since our last stay . Entertainment was a visiting band and was a very good night . Food was great and still so reasonably priced and kids got to eat for £2.00 which is amazing... More 

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Thank Julie M
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in for a drink. Amazing live band on( Hurricane Alley )Fab atmosphere, staff friendly. Returned next day, had Sunday Lunch. Good quality food,amazing value for money.

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Thank Linda O
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed the band we are trying many new bands in the future so keep an eye out , also very happy to hear you enjoyed your Sunday lunch with us and hope to see you again soon jill More 

Basildon, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Yet another stay in the dolphin as now I have became a regular, while I was there, they were hosting a wedding party, I was invited to join in with the celebrations and buffet which may I say was a lovely variety of different food. The party went on till close and it ended without any trouble. Even though the... More 

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Thank Fred B
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review always good to hear feedback. I am also glad we looked after you during your stay as indeed that was a very busy day . I will make sure the rest of the staff know about your kind review many thanks jill More 

Corby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

As this was our first visit to Felixstowe we asked some of the locals for anywhere nice to eat and drink. The Dolphin was readily recommended, at the time of writing this review we have been there twice for meals and a drink, and haven't been disapointed. Excellent service, excellent food and very friendly staff. Will definitely recommend.

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Thank shaned1956
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

thank you for your kind review always much appreciated, glad you enjoyed your visit with us and hope you call our way again jill More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

Called in for meal early July 2016. Friendly welcome, excellent and fast service. Fabulous food. Recommend the house white wine.

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Thank Elaine G
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Excellent service, friendly staff, very clean. Great food and all homemade traditional meals. Environment is suitable for the whole family. Staff were very helpful. Baby changing facilities.

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Thank Hayley P
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review we are continually striving to keep up and improve on what we do and feedback is always much appreciated. hope you get to call again Jill More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Just had a lovely roast beef followed by Apple and raspberry crumble and ice cream roast very good value £6:95 or two £12:00 well recommended child's pizza and chips with beans filled the plate (asked for the beans in a pot as grandson don't like his beans to touch his food) nothing to much very helpfull and friendly staff

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Thank Sharon W
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your review glad you enjoyed your meal and your grandson was happy too. Anything we are asked to do (within reason) we are happy to oblige thanks again jill More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Friendly atmosphere good beer food is really good ,so good we eat there 2 /3 times a week ,give it a try you'll be pleasantly surprised good value.

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1 Thank Ian S
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

thank you Ian always a pleasure to see you both thanks for the kind review More 

Hertfordshire
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We visited today and found that the inside could do with some updating. However the food was excellent. Three of us had Sunday roasts and the beef and pork were real meat, not the reformed type that is sometimes served up. Crunchy potatoes and Yorkshire puds ...yum. Maybe the veg was a little over cooked for us but still very... More 

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1 Thank staffyb0y
jill d, Manager at Dolphin Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your feedback Glad you enjoyed your meal we will work on our vegetables hope to see you again More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Went just for food, not stay. Table of 7, had to wait an hour for our food. Which was a bit disappointing and kids were moaning- BUT! The food we recieved was absolutely amazing! Freshly baked and handmade! Was expecting a microwave lasagne like so many other places do- But it was freshly made and the best i have ever... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $12
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Beach Station Road, Felixstowe IP11 2EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Felixstowe
  • Phone Number: +44 1394 282261
Description
The Dolphin Hotel is a large public house & hotel situated within easy reach of the A14 & five minutes walk from the seafront. We have a public bar, lounge bar. A dining area . Also a patio / smoking area to the rear of the property and also a beer garden at the front of the property. The bar is open Sunday to Thursday 12 noon till 11 pm & Friday & Saturday 12 Noon till Midnight. Meals are served Lunchtimes Friday & Saturday 12 noon - 2 pm & Sundays 12 noon - 4 pm, Evenings Monday to Saturday 6 pm - 9 pm. We have 10 letting rooms available at affordable prices. Special rates may be negotiable for long term stays.We have live entertainment every Friday evening, Karaoke Saturday evening from 8pm & also on a Sunday afternoon 4 - 8 pm. Parties, small weddings, christenings, funerals catered for, please enquire within.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?