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Dolphin Restaurant

3250 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1109
+1 508-362-6610
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crackers” (17 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“scallops” (19 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
3250 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1109
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice restaurant in the main street in Barnstable. They serve American food. Quality is good and they have a good variety to choose from. The service is also good

Thank Cassandra111111
Reviewed 1 week ago

Found this place on Trip Advisor after we finished our wonderful Whalw Watching Cruise. It did not disappoint! Great food and service! The Chicken Quesadilla was amazing, the outter shell was very light and crispy, the chicken and cheese filling delish. The Lobster Roll that...More

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived with a large group of 11 and I had called 90 minutes ahead of time for a reservation. I was disappointed to find out that no tables had been made available and we had to wait. They then separated us and sat us...More

Thank FloridianChuck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit in 5 weeks. Just as good the second time. Resturant is smallish so the table are close together. If you enter from rear door (parking lot) you need to go thru the narrow bar to get to the front. Minor inconvenience. List of...More

Thank Gerry L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the food was good, we found the service to be extremely slow and our lunch seemed to go on forever. Restaurant looks small from the outside, but is fairly large.

Thank Grammie321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived about a half hour before closing and we still got taken care of we order our food and it arrived within a short time, and was very good and a very massive amount . I would recommend this restaurant to everyone, yummy, yummy...More

Thank Checkersmomma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This establishment does lunch and dinner and while downtown we went there for lunch. I had the fried fish sandwich which came with French fries, my husband and son had chicken salad sandwiches, The service was good, our server was attentive and the food was...More

Thank eguglielmetti
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food (though a bit expensive) nice decor. friendly service. Our first time visit, but we will be back

Thank Walter G
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Staying for two weeks in this great little town, and went to the Dolphin for dinner. It was excellent. I had a great chowder, probably one of the best I ever had. Not thick and gooey. Just perfect. Had the Chiopino which was filled with...More

Thank Shuggiplum
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There's not alot of choices for dining in the area and the Dolphin has a faithful following. The food is good, service is good. It can get very, very crowded and loud. Once we left because people were packed in so tight it felt a...More

Thank CapeCodDiamonds
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3250 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1109
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Barnstable
  • Phone Number: +1 508-362-6610
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