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Dolphin Inn

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Hursley ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Main Road, Hursley SO21 2JY, England
+44 1962 775209
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Main Road, Hursley SO21 2JY, England
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1 - 10 of 131 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Today for lunch another family gathering, I wasn't expecting much but was pleasantly surprised. Ordered the special deal two Rumps chips salad and bottle of wine for £20!!! Gone were the frozen peas and gone were the hard dry frozen chips, replaced by edible frozen...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in for a light bite and a drink but the food took 30 minutes to arrive. We only ordered cheese sandwiches so it should have been an easy item to obtain as we were in a hurry. When the sandwiched arrived the presentation...More

1  Thank RobertKent73
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mr Kent, Thank you for taking the time to review our family run business. I was very disappointed to read you had not enjoyed your visit. Our production in the kitchen is not based on simplicity, with tickets being produced in the order in...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With a friend we lunch here about once a month. Really glad Doombar back on tap, always a great pint here. Very friendly staff and good lunchtime food.

Thank Mark L
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our family run business. We were delighted to read you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you to The Dolphin again in the near future.

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We have been here on a number of previous occasions and been happy however this time the service was very slow and the food was below pub food standards with the Naan bread being too hard to eat which we comment on to no response....More

Thank Bob A
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Bob. Thank you for taking the time to review our family run business and please accept my sincere apologies that on this occasion you did not enjoy your experience. If you would mind taking the time to email us at thedolphinhursley@mail.com with the date...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017

Tried the Monday night special, two steaks and all the trimmings and a bottle of red or white for £20. nothing cheapskate about it, steak, chips mushrooms salad with coleslaw, two eggs, although my wife had onion rings instead of eggs. absolutely lovely meal. I...More

Thank Roger S
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our family run business. We were delighted to read your comments and have passed your kind review onto our team members. We look forward to welcoming you to The Dolphin again in the near future

Reviewed 4 June 2017

The setting is pleasant enough - clean and fresh. Otherwise, the evening was a disappointing. The service was poor, and after we were served our food we were ignored. We gave up on dessert or coffee. One of our servers was new - but the...More

Thank Pam307cc
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Pam. Thank you for taking the time to review our family business. I was disappointed to read your review and of course we would love the opportunity to show you that this is not the usual standard of service. If you could take the...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

This place is really lovely. 5 ladies on a quiet Hen do. The place was just what we wanted. The rooms were good, bathrooms could be updated though, and the windows in the room didn't open, so no fire escape, but more concerning was that...More

Thank shoegal73
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our family run business. We were delighted to read you enjoyed your stay. We have passed your safety concerns on to our safety management representatives for review. We look forward to welcoming you to The Dolphin again...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

We have a variety of people travelling from all over the county with different needs we all like to pay seperately, which causes problems in some places but the taff here were most accomadating. The food was excellent I thoroughly enjoyed mine. Puddings were as...More

Thank stephen c
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our family business. We were pleased to read that you enjoyed your visit and have passed your comments onto the staff. We look forward to welcoming you to the Dolphin again soon.

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Last visited two years ago when it was good but not great but needed somewhere for lunch on a walking day so tried it again. This time it was excellent. We were warmly welcomed with our two dogs, sat in the dog friendly bar and...More

Thank Phil25
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our family business. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your experience and it was an improvement on your previous visit. We look forward to welcoming you to The Dolphin again soon.

Reviewed 20 February 2017

We rang in on the Saturday evening to book for Sunday lunch next day. On arrival they were clearly not expecting us. We explained that we had phoned in the evening before. The bookings were written on the back of an envelope (recycling is good,...More

Thank Jane D
KSheridanTheDolphin, Owner at Dolphin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our family business and have taken your constructive feedback and used it to improve our service and facilities. We are currently in the process of redecorating our restaurant and creating new and exciting menus for the summer....More

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Margaret K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road, Hursley SO21 2JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Hursley
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 775209
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