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    The Dolphin Inn

    Old Homes Road, Thorpeness IP16 4FE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
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    “the pub” (25 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    A really lovely 2 night stay at the Dolphin. Delightful staff Anastasia & Dennis. Comfortable rooms with large beds. Plumbing needed adjustment as shower stopped running half way through! Heating variable! Food very tasty. Will certainly visit again.

    Thank JudithAylott
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    From the outside this looked like a normal village pub. Inside there is a traditional bar, with a roaring fire the evening we visited. It wasn't until we saw the menus that we realised that this was a seriously "foodie" place, but without any of...More

    Thank 377Sarah377
    Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

    This is a fabulous pub, opposite the beautiful Margaret Ogilvy almshouses. Great atmosphere, food is top notch, and the service is very friendly. Highly recommended. There is a lovely little shop next door too, which is worth a visit.

    Thank joobags12345
    Reviewed 18 October 2017

    We have been here and stayed at least three times now and cannot fault it. I have read a review about the service and the water but I can only base my review on what I have experienced, of course. Local ice cold tap water...More

    Thank jamesgandolfini
    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    I really wanted to like this pub/restaurant as it had been recommended by a friend and allowed dogs which is a great find. However, the truth is I was pleased to leave. A nice log fire greeted us but the atmosphere is fairly sterile and...More

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    • US$108 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 3
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    lap567
    15 March 2016|
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    Response from Barry C | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, they do a children's menu. We went on a Saturday and my grandson aged 10 and granddaughter aged 6 both had steak and chips which were really big portions. I am sure they would do a children's Sunday roast.
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    18 February 2015|
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    Response from anaplas | Reviewed this property |
    Believe they do but would check first
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