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The Dolphin

Saint Michael's Street, Shrewsbury SY1 2EZ, England
+44 1743 247005
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Exactly what you want in a pub

Fantastic selection of drinks with some delicious guest ales and gins. Food is delicious and staff... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
thearmadill0
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Sunday Roast!!

One of the best Sunday lunches in Shrewsbury & quality beer, can’t beat it! Also dog-friendly, as... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
robgrierson11
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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The Dolphin a beautiful 1820 style Ale House, with Real Ale, Real Pub Food and Real Fires we have 5 ales a proper cider on hand pulls accompanied by good quality wines, larger and spirits. It is a true Victorian ale house with gas lights and many more original features.When you come to The Dolphin you will be greeted with a warm welcome by friendly knowledgeable staff and a relaxed atmosphere.
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Travellers talk about
“quiz night” (6 reviews)
“the pub” (10 reviews)
“local brewery” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Saint Michael's Street, Shrewsbury SY1 2EZ, England
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+44 1743 247005
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic selection of drinks with some delicious guest ales and gins. Food is delicious and staff a good laugh. Always a great atmosphere and can bring our dog with us.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

One of the best Sunday lunches in Shrewsbury & quality beer, can’t beat it! Also dog-friendly, as an added bonus👌🏼

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Very friendly atmosphere, lovely staff and great nights for music. They offer a wide range of ales. Love the place

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Tried a couple of guest beers here as I have a Joules pub close to home. Both excellent and I will surely go back in the future. Did not eat but I saw someone else eating and the food looked good. Barman was knowledgeable about...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Alongside the excellent Joules ales the food here is brilliant and well priced. I had tequila soaked chorizo balls, spicy chicken wings and fries. ( I was hungry!) food was well presented and tasted fantastic. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Great pub and great beers. George who runs the pub is a genuinely nice guy and both myself and my partner wish him all the best and hope he stays at the Dolphin for a long time.

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Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Love a good Joules pub and The Dolphin is a proper friendly local with great beer, great people and in a great place. Seating area out the back was great on a spring afternoon after walking the dog: staff very friendly and locals very welcoming....More

1  Thank Hannah S
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Local brewery, 4 ales on tap, fabulous old pub, this is what it is about folks. Forget your chain pubs and the like, the Dolphin is what pubs are supposed to be.

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

They've got some amazing new top shelf spirits as well as the usual lovely ale, what's really great is the new bar menu! 3 small plates for £10 and the calamari is so tasty!

Thank Chuudesu
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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Went specifically to listen to "Two Blank Pages" who were doing a gig there. Had never been to the pub before but it was great. The staff were friendly and helpful. The atmosphere was great and we really enjoyed it. Would definitely go again.

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