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Dolphin Restaurant

3250 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1109
+1 508-362-6610
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (33 reviews)
“cornbread” (8 reviews)
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3250 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1109
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed Easter dinner at the wonderful Dolphin Restaurant in Barnstable Village. We were seated within moments of our reservation at a beautiful window table, Even with a full restaurant for Easter, service was quick and impeccable. We enjoyed the Chicken Mediterranean and Macadamia encrusted...More

Thank ken t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was edible but nothing special. Fish chowder special - ground fish, carrots and a strange taste that I couldn't identify until I realized the black spots were not herbs but instead were burned bits and that was the taste I was getting. Really disappointing....More

Thank Yankdo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My fiance and I were staying at an inn in Barnstable and wanted to book a special dinner. We are big seafood lovers & travelers, & were very excited about the menu we saw online for Dolphin. When we walked in through the back entrance...More

Thank Allison F
Reviewed 9 March 2018

had lunch and enjoted it so much that I went back for dinner,a great menu with a lot of fresh fish.ate at the bar the bar maid(pam) was a delight and added to my great dinner' roy.c

Thank roy c
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Good food ... Homey laid back atmosphere seafood was fresh , bar service excellent , great chowda, olde cape cod restaurant in quaint Barnstable village.

Thank Topshelf26
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Arrived on a bitter cold evening for dinner/drinks. Although we had made reservations, we were pleasantly surprised to find the bar empty, and decided to eat there. Hoping to find some local, holiday cheer, in what appeared to be a cozy venue. Well, guess again....More

1  Thank nancy W
Reviewed 28 January 2018

We had not been there before, but it failed to live up to our expectations. The space is crowded - tables are too close together and its noisy because of the tight quarters. Makes it a challenge to carry on a conversation at your own...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The Dolphin has been a regular stop for us whenever company visits or friends join us for dinner. The food, service, ambiance and mood-setting "flavor" of its Barnstable Village location have always been excellent over the thirty years we've eaten here. The Dolphin has always...More

Thank ArkayEs
Reviewed 10 January 2018

What could be better than a cup of Clam Chowder and a BLT or a Grilled Cheese and Bacon at The Dolphin on a cold winter day? Nothing is better!

Thank IVAN2005
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We've driven by here several times to visit family in the area, and today we decided to try it. We were not disappointed! The atmosphere was warm and comfortable, and our server, Mary, was great. I ordered off the daily specials menu and had fried...More

1  Thank SoxfanFL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3250 Main St, Barnstable, MA 02630-1109
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Cod  >  Barnstable
  • Phone Number: +1 508-362-6610
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