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The Dolphin

2 St. Marys Street, Wallingford OX10 0EL, England
+44 1491 837377
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“black pudding” (7 reviews)
“baked beans” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
2 St. Marys Street, Wallingford OX10 0EL, England
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1 - 10 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Can’t say I’d come back, not a friendly atmosphere and non existent customer service. Food was ok but not worth it if your not even to get a smile or hello

Thank LisaC82UK
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I read the review about only locals feeling welcome. Well we are not local and we were made to feel very welcome. A local gave up his table for us and went and sat at the bar. We were staying at a local campsite. Had...More

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very good pub for entertainment and good value food but having chosen the Cottage pie I thought it was Cauliflower Cheese when it arrived. In a square pyrex type container about 5"x5" and 1.5" deep. Contents huge mound of lovely cheesy topped mash with...More

Thank linda R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived with my wife and daughter for evening meal. Table was dirty from previous customers, politely asked bar lady to wipe the table to which she did SOME of the table and left abruptly. Ordered our food with the same lady and she was absolutely...More

2  Thank dodgerreadinguk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in as we were told that this was a dog friendly pub - and it is! Unfortunately the day we arrived, all the tables in the bar had been reserved for a large group (and you can't take dogs in to the other...More

Thank Roodeberglodge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited at about 9am on a Saturday, it’s an old pub in the centre of the town. The food was just great, good quality, large helpings. The ‘small’ breakfast was more than enough for me. Other posh local venues might have a nice ambience...More

1  Thank Taylormaker
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Had lunch with my husband and friends.Excellant food and friendly staff.A very good place to eat.We were told Sunday lunch is also very good.

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Having walked from Cholsey the lunch we had at the Dolphin was most welcome. Along with the food a couple of beers we felt ready to do the return journey! Braised lamb shank and a sirloin steak filled us up and the service was excellent....More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

We ordered the belly buster burger and well what a size, I can normally eat a large burger, but sorry I couldn’t finish it. The rest of the food was very good and good size portions. Friendly pub and nice beer garden

Thank Jim O
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Faultless pub with something for everyone at different times. Best breakfast around, CAMRA prize for beer, excellent lunches and open all day for food. A well run pub of which Orwell would be proud and a proper public "house" as all the family seem to...More

Thank JNDawson
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hcw-scp
1 March 2018|
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Yes dog friendly water bowls provided .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 St. Marys Street, Wallingford OX10 0EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Oxfordshire  >  Wallingford
  • Phone Number: +44 1491 837377
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Pub
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