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The Dolphin Ilminster


The Dolphin

22 Silver Street Ilminster TA19 0DR


 This beautiful stone built 16th Century pub is located next to the Minster in the centre of the thriving Medieval town of Ilminster in Somerset.

Ilminster takes it’s name from The River Ile and the Minster church dating back to 1450 is located just off the A303 and is a popular stop off for tourists travelling to the West Country.  It boasts a weekly market, theatre and attractive buildings, streets and shops.



Trading Potential

 The Dolphin is centrally located in the thriving town of Ilminster and is a very popular venue for locals and tourists alike.  The idea setting to sit and watch the world go by in a very pretty town.  We believe that the current trade split is 70% in favour of wet, with a solid food offering that compliments the site.  The pub benefits from two Twin bedded letting rooms with a shared bathroom.


New Business Partner Profile

 The new Business Partners here will ideally be community driven with the ability to produce and deliver a menu that will suit this site, with a passion to maintain and dispense our quality cask ales to the highest standard.  This is an ideal opportunity for someone wishing to embark on a first business venture within the licensed trade and develop on an already solid business.



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Premises Licence

Sale of Alcohol

Monday to Sunday - 11:00 am to 00:00 midnight

Performance of Live Music 

Monday to Friday - 19:00 pm to 23:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday - 12:00 am to 23:00 pm

Playing of Recorded Music

Monday to Sunday - 11:00 am to 00:00 midnight

Opening Hours of the Premises

Monday to Sunday - 11:00 am to 01:00 am


Trade Areas

The trade area is a single central bar, one side laid for dining with 35 covers and a log burning stove, the other side with pool table TVs and large projection screen for sports events with seating for 20.  The trade areas have recently been upgraded along with the customer toilets.  Beer cellar, dry store and fully equipped trade kitchen and wash up are to the rear of the bar.  There are two Twin bedded letting rooms on the first floor with a shared bathroom.


External Areas  

 To the front of the pub is seating area with wooden benches, to the rear is a small private courtyard with access to private accommodation and letting rooms.


Private Accommodation

The accommodation is accessed from the bar and courtyard and comprises of a large lounge, toilet and bathroom, two double bedded rooms one with an ensuite.



Capital Required

  • Deposit £8,000
  • Fixtures & Fittings TBC
  • Stock (estimated to be) £5,000
  • Working capital (minimum) £5,000
  • Total (circa) £18,000


For further information

Please call the recruitment line on 01380 732216 or complete the enquiry form on this page. ( - Download Porn HD - Free Porn Downloads