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Dolphin Restaurant

1 Van Der Donck St, Yonkers, NY 10701-7049
+1 914-751-8170
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“mussels” (9 reviews)
“skirt steak” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
1 Van Der Donck St, Yonkers, NY 10701-7049
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very disappointed to find it was not fine dining as advertised. Wine not very good. Waiter service non-existent until requested. Starter was in no way considered ‘fine’ dining. Hardly any crab meat just lots of nachos which looked bulky and ‘splattered’. Main did not...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took my mom to Dolphin for Mother's Day 2018. There was a pre-set menu from which to choose 3 courses. As soon as we sat down for our 6:30pm reservation, our waitress informed us that they were already out of most of the desserts....More

Thank Jamie P
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Thought I was making reservations for a Saturday brunch. No brunch on Saturday, just be aware when making reservations. Restaurant was quiet which suited us . Service was good and pleasant and food was good. I'm sure it's nice on a sunny day, right near...More

Thank feismom
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We had the brussel sprouts appetizer, pasta fagioli soup, skirt steak, and Angelina pasta. Everything was perfect! I highly recommend the food. The service was also excellent. Our server went out of his way to be especially nice to our 3 year old daughter. We...More

Thank arrjay
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Always wanted to try this place as I was going into X2O's and finally did, much to my dismay. I was taken aback at how empty it was at 7 pm but I was soon to find out why. Tried their appetizer corn chowder soup...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 20 February 2018

Went for dinner during Yonkers Downtown Restaurant Week. Everything was delicious, the portions were very large, the cocktails were unusual and the service was attentive. I had the skirt steak, which they were able to cook well-done but juicy. My husband had the monkfish and...More

Thank meandean6718
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We dined outside in the summer. The atmosphere was pleasant and there was a nice breeze from the Hudson. It allowed for good conversation. We had sandwiches with a side of fries. The food was excellent! It was also affordable. The owner actually came out...More

Thank phyllism258
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We have been to the Dolphin A number of times generally for family celebrations. Food and service never disappoint This occasion we are celebrating a law school graduation and had about 12 people We shared a bunch of appetizers including some delicious nachos as well...More

Thank USTraveler020
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is not very big but cozy and comfortable and clean. We had a very good time there. The food was delicious. Fine dining! The service was perfect.

Thank Gunnar M
Reviewed 20 November 2017

a local took us there shrimp tacos were good and steaks were good we had about 8 in our group all meals seemed fine . its right on Hudson and very quiet not like new York city seems like the town we live in ....More

Thank bobbydis40
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8 July 2015|
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Response from arc2 | Reviewed this property |
Our experience was bad at this restaurant and the menu was very limited. If they have lobster on the menu, you can ask if they will steam it. Hopefully, you will have a better server, better choices and overall experience... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Van Der Donck St, Yonkers, NY 10701-7049
    (Main Street)
  • Public Transportation: Metro North train and Bee Line buses.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Westchester County  >  Yonkers
  • Phone Number: +1 914-751-8170
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