Pub Details

Name: The Dolphin Location: Ilminster Type: Town Centre Pub
Lyn Williams
22 Silver Street
Ilminster TA19 0DR
Somerset UK


We serve a Senior Citizens Lunch Monday to Friday which is 2 courses for £7.This represents very good value as the food is of the same high quality as the rest of our menus, with all the food being sourced in Ilminster. BT Sports on show + Sky Sports.

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Email this pub The Dolphin at Ilminster is a lovely traditional pub with a warm and friendly welcome from Landlady Lyn.

We serve fabulous homecooked food locally sourced with a daily specials board and our Sunday roasts are extremely popular with a choice of 3 meats..

Real ales are on tap as well as wines, spirits and a selection of soft drinks.

We also offer comfortable accommodation with the option of a hearty English cooked breakfast.

We look forward to welcoming you.

Opening Hours

Friday Thursday Saturday Wednesday Monday Tuesday Sunday
Opening 10:00AM 10:00AM 9:00AM 10:00AM 10:00AM 10:00AM 9:00AM
Closing 12:00AM 11:00PM 12:00AM 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM 11:00PM

We offer Facilities

Enjoy a meal in our lovely dining room,or just sit outside and watch the world go by

  • Near Motorway
  • Pets Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Open Fire Place
  • Coaches Welcome
  • Patio
  • Wireless Internet Access
  • Smoking Area
  • Separate Restaurant
  • Credit cards accepted

We offer Entertainment

Enjoy a game of pool or darts at The Dolphin Ilminster.
BT Sports on show + sky.

  • Satellite TV
    • Sky
  • Pool Table
  • Stag or Hen Parties Welcome

We offer Events

We often have live music and Disco's are a popular event

  • Live Music & Bands
  • Disco
  • Karaoke
  • Poker Night

We offer Food

We serve tasty home cooked food locally sourced see our specials board and try our delicious Sunday roast.
Food served Mon - Fri : 12pm to 2pm & 6pm to 9pm
Sat : 12pm to 2.30pm & 6pm to 9pm
Sun : 12pm to 3 00pm
Weekend Breakfasts Saturday and Sunday

  • Bar Meals
  • Restaurant Meals
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Children's Menu
  • High Chairs
  • Special Dietary Requirements
  • Specials Board
  • OAP Specials
  • Sunday Roast
  • Waiting Service
  • Bar Snacks
    • Sandwiches
    • Sweets
    • Crisps
    • Chocolate
  • Types of Cuisine
    • Traditional English

We offer Drinks

Wadworth Real Ales served as well as wines, spirits and soft drinks.

  • Ale dispensed by gravity
  • Coffee / Tea
  • Red wines
  • White wines
  • Real ales
  • Rotating guest ales
  • Soft drinks
  • Spirits
  • Pimms

We offer Accommodation

We offer comfortable accommodation.
Twin room : £35 prpn
Single occupancy £35
Family/double room :n/a
Single occupancy n/a
Breakfast not included

  • Single rooms
  • Double rooms
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Special Breaks Offers

We offer Other




Main Menu

All items are subject to availability and menus are subject to change.

Home-Made Soup of the Day
served with a crusty roll & butter
Crispy Whitebait with tartare sauce, lemon & salad garnish
Prawn Cocktail
served with salad & lemon
Pork, Chicken & Apricot Terrine
West Country Ham, Free Range Eggs & Chips
Chunky Steak & Stilton Pie
served with your choice of new potatoes, mash or chips& fresh seasonal vegetables
Handmade Persian Meatballs
served on a bed of Tagliatelle
Chicken Parmesan
whole succulent breast of chicken coated with parmesan cheese in breadcrumbs &a red leicester cheese sauce
Chicken or Beef Madras
served with basmati rice, poppadoms, naan, bhaji & chutney
BBQ Rack of Ribs
Horseshoe Gammon Steak
10oz Rump
all above served with salad garnish, homemade beer battered onion rings, fresh grilled tomato, mushrooms & fries
Homemade Lasagne
served with chips & salad garnish
Outdoor Reared Pork Sausages & Mash
choose either new potatoes, mash or fries with seasonal vegetable & thick onion gravy
Pigs Liver, Bacon & Onions
pan fried in a delicious onion gravy served with mash potatoes & seasonal vegetables
Wholetail Scampi
with homemade tartare sauce, chips& a salad garnish
Tuna & Mayo
Baked Beans
Beans & Cheese
Prawns in Seafood Sauce
West Country Ham
Tuna Mayo
Bacon & Stilton
all above served with fries & salad garnish
Broccoli & Cauliflower Bake
with new potatoes
Cannelloni, Spinach & Goats Cheese
served with a crispy salad
Vegan Gyro
a large wrap filled with falafel, humous, salads &sweet chilli sauce
Portion of Chips
Garlic Bread
Beer Battered Onion Rings
Cheesey Chips
Side Salad
Cheese Garlic Bread
Homemade Single Stack
Homemade Double Slider Stack
Red Pepper Halloumi Burger
above served with chips & salad garnish
West Country Cheese & Biscuits
with homemade pickle
All our ingredients are sourced locally and unless otherwise stated all dishes are made in our 5* kitchen by our chefs.

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