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The Dolphin Inn

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11-12 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
+44 1424 434326
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish” (35 reviews)
“basket meals” (2 reviews)
“rock salmon” (2 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
11-12 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to this pub a few times over the years, the staff are always friendly, the atmosphere is nice including all the decor. Would definitely recommend to anyone visiting Hastings. Thank you.

Thank WM0994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took two overseas vistors for fish and chips. superb quality, huge portions cod and chips. Wide range of craft beers/real ale. Lovely staff. Child and dog friendly, too. Resident friendly dog. A lovely lunch.

Thank George G
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

I visited this pub fairly recently but couldn’t remember the name, so couldn’t write the review. Now I’m back and revisited the pub found what an excellent pub it was very friendly staff and a excellent pint

Thank FostersKent
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely old english pub 2 cheese and pickle baguettes with chips And a pint of bitter and a larger shandy Came to £17

Thank Gary_smithies
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is a favourite pub of ours whenever we visit Hastings. After a drive down from London, this is always our first stop for refreshments. The staff are welcoming and recommend places in the town to visit, and are knowledgeable about the drinks on offer....More

Thank Skalidis9
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped here for some liquid refreshment with my fiancé. We had a refreshing ice cold lager, cider and a dry white wine. All were delicious and served efficiently by friendly, welcoming staff.

Thank justjuliec
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It's a while since I've written about the Dolphin, my favourite pub in Hastings for ales, and there are quite a few other excellent pubs in Hastings to compete with! Anyway, I'd heard it had won the 2018 CAMRA S.E. Sussex Community Pub of the...More

Thank HastingsSteve
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We took a day trip to hastings and decided to have a meal at the dolphin inn as it looked really lovely. We ordered 3 adult meals of fish and chips and these were lovely and could not be faulted. However the childrens meal of...More

Thank MrMrsH87
Reviewed 17 August 2018

had a good time lovely lunch time food ,good price , mum was well happy . we will be back . thanks lovely afternoon

Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Camra community pub of the year 2018 , this place is ideally located if you want to visit the stade or east hill railway to go to the top of the cliffs and Hastings country park with its acres of coastal and woodland walks ....More

Thank Gary D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11-12 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 434326
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