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Mermaid Cafe

2 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
+44 1424 438100
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Cafe, Seafood, British
2 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of 3. Scampi, haddock and chicken nuggets all with chips. Mushy peas were scrummy with a slight minty taste! Scampi was actual crustacean tail!!! All round delightful! Relatively cheap! Great!

Thank Angela J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide recommended the Mermaid for fish and chips and we decided to give it a try. You can sit inside or outside and because the weather was nice we decided to sit outside. The service was very friendly and we had two different...More

Thank AnBe1986
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Not yer ordinary Fish 'n' Chips, this. This is reet proper, pukka seaside food, a good notch above the norm. The service is very very efficient. Nice clean and crispy batter, good choice of fish, chippychips and lashings of tea in mugs.

1  Thank cluetrainee
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Went to Hastings for the day and just fancied a quick breakfast snack, thought we would try this place. It was tight seating inside, hate to see it busy. We only had two Teas, mushrooms on toast and a bacon 'n' egg sandwich. Cheap bread,...More

Thank CRose8
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We were at Hastings for the day, and when at the Coast, you have to have Fish & Chips ! This time we tried the Mermaid Café. The sizes were Medium / Large / Double. Fortunately, we ordered Medium. When it came up, there were...More

Thank Roger97544
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Looking for somewhere to have breakfast on a late Sunday morning. Was going to go to Eat@ the Stade, but couldn't park nearby, so decided to park down Rock-a-Nore Road. Found a spot directly outside the café and with a load of bikers sitting out...More

1  Thank Ellathegerman
Reviewed 26 April 2017

On the half a dozen or so occasions that I have visited Hastings I have always enjoyed fantastic fresh from the sea fish and chips at the Mermaid. It's always been worth walking past so many other places,to eat here. Fish and chips at The...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Brought take away fish and chips here to eat on the beach. cost about £8 for a portion. Was enough to feed myself and my 5 year old. Tasty. Quite expensive and quite average.

Thank Louise F
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch at the Mermaid Cafe, following a recommendation in our travel guide. Naturally, as tourists, we opted for the Fish and Chips, but were very disappointed, as the dish was completely different from what our guide had promised. It was way too...More

Thank tonitess
Reviewed 14 April 2017

First we saw the 5 hygiene rating and that this was the busiest restaurant around, so grabbed a table. we had the medium cod and chips for 3 and they were simply the best that we have ever had. Perfectly crispy batter and chips and...More

Thank Michael F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$41
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Rock-a-Nore Road, Hastings TN34 3DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Sussex  >  Hastings
  • Phone Number: +44 1424 438100
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