Dolphin Restaurant is an African Restaurant and bar in the
heart of the Coal City. We have been serving our valued customers since more than 30 years now.
Initially, we started our restaurant services under the name of Madam Volvo.
Restaurant is a perfect place for Lunch, Dinner or for having any kind of party. Our Principles
are to combine the highest quality and authentic African food with excellent customer service at
great value for money, all served in a comfortable ambience.
Dolphin Restaurant is our
flagship restaurant and since opening its doors in 1979 has established a reputation for
creative and innovative cuisine to the highest standards, offering a true gastronomic experience
without pretence or pomposity, appealing to all food lovers and not a chosen few.
critically acclaimed both locally and nationally and hailed as the most exciting African
restaurant in Enugu for decades by the most demanding critics.
Dolphin restaurant is a
family owned and run establishment. Each member brings a wealth of skills to the restaurant, and
more importantly are totally committed to ensuring a true fine dining experience.
Growing success in 2001 enabled the company to invest in the development of a purpose-built CPU
(Central Production Unit) in Uwani. This enables the group to cater with ease to small and large
scale outdoor catering events throughout Nigeria.
Moving onwards and in the continued
direction of success that the chain has achieved since it began there are extensive plans to
expand and progress the company.
Dolphin Restaurant aims to continue developing in the
future and providing the customer with a memorable dining experience with menu prices always at
an economic and acceptable level for valued customers.
They will also continue success
and growth on the premise that they continue to
"Provide a variety of fresh, healthy and
nutritious dishes at affordable prices in truly comfortable and relaxing surroundings,
always to the total satisfaction of all valued customers".
Mrs. Huldah Agbo, CEO
From humble beginning starting as "Mama Put" in the
heart of Enugu city and through her share passion and determination her culinary vision has
always been to serve the very best in authentic African food. With over 30 years experience,
Huldah is today the proud chief executive of two restaurant employing over 50 staff.
Despite the rigors of over seeing her restaurant and whist still remaining as the
Executive Cook, Huldah never misses an opportunity to search for new and exciting soup from
all corners of the country, thus inspiring her beautifully spiced cuisine creating a
luscious fusion of African dishes.
Huldah's charismatic and flamboyant personality
and insatiable appetite for identifying the latest trends has meant that dolphin is
continuously evolving to deliver the very best to its customers.
As popularity of
Dolphin continue to go from strength to strength and whilst winning numerous coveted
accolades along the way for her cuisine, Huldah's short term vision is to open another
branch in Enugu and to take Dolphin Restaurant to cities across Nigeria.
Isaac Agbo, (Bsc Hons) - Managing Director
Isaac was appointed managing director on 23 June 1996.
He has a bachelor's degree in Economics, with extensive record of experience gained through
many years of hands on cooking and restaurant management. Isaac has proven expertise in
assessing restaurant business opportunity in frontier areas building the necessary industry
and government relationship and following it through to accomplish company goals and
Isaac is an associate member of the National Restaurant Association
He is an enthusiastic manager with drive, determination and a proven
ability to ensure that a restaurant operates efficiently and profitably. Isaac has a track
record of maximizing guest satisfaction and profitability whilst maintaining high standards
of food and service and also present a positive and fashionable image of the business. He
has also acquired Extensive knowledge of the hospitality industry, it's working practices,
recruitment, pay, conditions of employment and diversity issues.