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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%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“mussels” (9 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
1 Van Der Donck St, Yonkers, NY 10701-7049
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 22 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 21 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
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Stopped off here while traveling with friends during Hudson Valley Restaurant Week and had one of the best meals ever. Appetizer of grilled Octopus was a "man-sized" portion, not one of these teasers often served during these occasions. The 12-oz. sirloin, was at least 12-oz...More

Thank Fred G
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Attend a banquet here and the food was very good. Chicken Parm, Flat Steak and Salmon. Cheesecake also very good. Great location on the Waterfront

Thank PhilippD1
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Food is below average, nothing special. I love when food has a taste, however, grilled octopus was way to much salted. Mussels I ordered were not fresh. Staff is welcoming If traveling by car, use parking lot couple of blocks away, or use valet parking...More

Thank TonyTonyFromNY
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Great location on the waterfront. Staff was very inviting and attentive and outdoor seating was very nice. Chicken parm was good, but steak special was tough and lacked flavor.

Thank Webster585
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9 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
Breakfast, 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
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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