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Dolphin Inn Pub


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, British, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews burger bread fish and chips lamb shank salad mash pie chilli salmon sandwiches country lane big portions serving food play area booked a table lovely food be visiting again
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Over 40 of us decended on this little pub for pre booked lunch, everyone had differant food but all served within 20 minutes

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cbb49
Reviewed 16 January 2019

The servings of everything are always big, the staff are always friendly. Fairly regular visitor and always been happy.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank c-h-r-i-s-m-93345634
Reviewed 6 January 2019

We popped into this pub after a countryside walk in the area. It has a rustic feel to it with an exceptionally attractive and characteristic fireplace incorporating a wood burning fire and the rest that the historic archetypal 'range' has to offer. Nice pint -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Steve T
Reviewed 20 December 2018

Today 14 people ate a Christmas Lunch from a set menu and all agreed how excellent the food and the service was. The portions are generous as was the taste and price. The setting is not where you would expect to find a restaurant on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ian F
Reviewed 19 December 2018

Walked down from our house. We went to celebrate my wife's birthday. A beautiful day and walk ended with a slap up meal. The staff were very friendly and the food was brilliant and very hot indeed. Sadly had to wait a short while to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dave O
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Called in on an 11 mile walk around the marshes and villages around Longton and part of the Ribble Way. Warmly welcomed by the Landlady, we chose our (local brewed) ales to start our well earned lunch and while we perused the menu. 2 of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wontolla1
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I've known of the existence of this remote pub at the end of a road by the marsh between the rivers Ribble and Douglas for years, but today was my first visit. Nice open bar area with a table by the fire, lots more tables...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnfred4
Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

This is a favourite of ours for a meal - not cheap but you get so much that you very rarely can manage a sweet! There is always lots of meat/fish on your plate, and nicely presented. Would definitely recommend, and in summer there is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fid0did0
Reviewed 28 November 2018

So so dissapointed in this place, i had heard great things but was left really disgruntled. We went as a family with some of the kids friends and the whole thing was awful. there was a party taking place and as a result we were...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank matthaus g
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Average. Decent food, poor service. The prices were the best part about it. Might go back again, might not

Date of visit: November 2018
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Lucy D
24 November 2017|
Response from PNEPete | Reviewed this property |
hi, I am just a customer but I know they are open on Friday lunch from 12noon -2pm hope this helps
2 November 2016|
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Response from lambchops2015 | Reviewed this property |
To be on the safe side always book, but yes they do offer a Saturday lunch.Hope this helps.
4 June 2016|
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Response from cressy4eva | Reviewed this property |
Yes we went and it was packed - would definitely recommend booking :)
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