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Dolphin’s Harbourside Hotel

Bar, Australian, Pub
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17/21 Wharf Street | NSW, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

This clean and tidy place open aired sports bar or casual dinning is a nice place for all , not too loud good for families

Thank ray B
Brisbane, Australia
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Can recommend $12.50 250gm Rump lunch special ,with small salad and a selection of sauces is great value . ideal for grey nomads visiting the area.has a pleasant outlook overlooking Jack Evans Harbour

1 Thank Greybadge
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101 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

I really felt comfortable at this pub and had no complaints. Gordos Bistro is the food outlet on site. The menu was varied, the prices were low, the service was fast but friendly, the meal sizes were large, the place was clean, good view from indoor or outdoor seating and it is opposite the twin towns services club. Lots of... More 

1 Thank joeyjoeo
Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

Recently stayed at this hotel over Christmas. It is a great pub in close proximity to the boat harbour and surf beaches. The rooms are typical pub style accommodation at a very reasonable price and clean. We had several meals there and found the food to be fresh and cheaper than the surf clubs and other eateries in the area.... More 

1 Thank Zina K
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3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Wouldn't recommend, Payed $89 for dirty rooms! Uncomfortable beds! Really bad customer service! Cupboards were disgusting

Thank Nina S
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

When the 1st 4 of our group of 10 arrived to have dinner they were greated by a very rude waitress who obviously didn't want the extra workload. My wife was snubbed with rude gestures on our arrival so we made the wise decision to leave and had a very hospitable and enjoyable meal at the Chinese a few doors... More 

1 Thank YrAdvisor
Coolangatta, Australia
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

The dolphin is a great place to go for a good honest pub meals. Been here a couple of times and tried the bankers and mash which were great and the fresh Barra and chips. Both these meals left me change from $10.

1 Thank Tony O
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

The Dolphin is a pub that has been updated but has not lost it's charm. Classic pub meals at a good price and plenty of it. Great service, it's airy and clean and a pleasant place to have a meal and a drink at realistic prices.

1 Thank davo80
Weem, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We had lunch here with the inlaws .Very happy with the friendly staff & service .Thoroughly enjoyed the pub meals Would go back again next time we are in Tweed Heads

1 Thank Bruce M
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85 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

When staying in Tweed Heads I ate here twice for lunch .Gordo's Bistro A delicious 10 dollar steak.Your choice of sauce .Beautifully cooked to taste .Very busy for lunch ....other specials .I paid more for steak that was not as good at other places .

1 Thank Veronica C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Bar, Australian, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17/21 Wharf Street | NSW, Tweed Heads, New South Wales 2485, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tweed Heads
  • Phone Number: 61755991909

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?