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The Mermaid Tavern & Restaurant

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Herm €€ - €€€ , British,
Herm Island, GY1 3HR
+44 1481 750050
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
€€ - €€€
Herm Island, GY1 3HR
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are 2 pubs on Herm plus of course the beach cafes. The beach cafes of course only offer things like a hot dog, which for us being both pistacereans (fish eaters but not meat) and wheat intolerant was out of the question. The first...More

Thank GeysirGal
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a deal with the Holiday Company for a free meal at the Mermaid. Our table had been prebooked. We order fish and chips/mushy peas and were not disappointed. The fish was huge and loads of chips! lovely lager and lime to wash it...More

Thank dmdesignandprint
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

After walking around the island, we were more than ready for something to eat and the seemed the perfect spot for a casual lunch. We opted for a cheese sandwich and chips. Came with salad and slaw. Other half had a coffee and I had...More

Thank pilgrim51
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Mermaid allowed us to use the top deck for our friend's 40th Birthday surprise. We decorated and had a fabulous afternoon with excellent food and attentive staff. They kindly took our order rather than us having to queue up. Food was out of this...More

1  Thank jessfromguernsey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved the mermaid tavern, mad busy in the courtyard, good food, good beer and just the General ambiance. As others have said try the Indian chicken curry it was fabulous. Really odd but I strongly recommend a visit to the gents that must have...More

1  Thank The_Crofter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed my visit to Herm Island and the Mermaid Tavern. The beer festival was well organised, well staffed and with excellent service. I congratulated the Asst Manager at the end of my 3 day stay because I felt that they had all been so...More

1  Thank aledrinker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 12 staying here have eaten in the restaurant as well as ordering take out one evening. Eating in: all our meals arrived hot and at the same time - there were a couple who chose same dish but from modules to curry...More

Thank JoCritch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Several of us ate here. Those who were disappointed tended to be those eating rolls with large amounts of bread with modest filling. Cooked meals were good especially the chicken curry, a real winner, light tasty, quite warm and great value. Good service, plenty of...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Mermaid Tavern and restaurant serves excellent food and drink. The staff are all friendly and efficient. If you like real ales and ciders there is always a selection of at least two of each and are kept well which is not easy as everything...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Went in here for a quick bite to eat. Had a jacket potatoes which wasn’t as hot as we'd have hoped. Very nice large are outside to sit where we had a hot drink whilst waiting for the boat to take us back to Guernsey.

Thank mbeale2014
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26 November 2015|
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Response from Thomas J | Reviewed this property |
Call the Mermaid Direct, 01481 135537 , the hotel doesn't deal with the tavern bookings.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$34
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herm Island, GY1 3HR
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Channel Islands  >  Guernsey  >  Herm
  • Phone Number: +44 1481 750050
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