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Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel

34-35 High Street, SOUTHAMPTON, SO14 2HN

A 17th-century coaching inn boasting the likes of Jane Austen, Queen Victoria and Admiral Nelson among its former guests, several million pounds and a takeover from the Mercure chain later, it is a striking and characterful place to stay and to eat. In the Signature Restaurant, contemporary tones abound and it all looks suitably contemporary and unstuffy - dark wood tables, plenty of period character, and a menu that doesn't stray far from traditional, brasserie-style comforts. Baked ramekin of Hampshire pear with Stilton cream and watercress salad might precede steak and kidney pie, half a roast poussin with bubble-and-squeak and bread sauce, or a Casterbridge steak from the grill.

Further information

Tel: 023 8038 6460
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Open all year.

Restaurant information

Cooking type: Modern International
Chef: Tibor Suli
Number of seats: 80
Accessible for wheelchairs.
Disabled toilets.
Children welcome.
Children's portions.
Parking available.



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A33 follow signs for Docks & Old Town/IOW ferry, at ferry terminal turn right into High Street, hotel 400yds on left
Nearest station: Southampton

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