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Mermaids Locker

8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
+44 1304 611987
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (2 reviews)
“sunday roast” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An amazing Sunday lunch, arrive hungry! Pork and Crackling with huge Yorkshire puds, wonderful home cooked vegetables delicious! Fabulous atmosphere and excellent service! Eton mess with chewy meringue, mmm! All at a very reasonable price! What more do you want! Make sure you book -...More

Thank Nikki L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is simply amazing, albeit perhaps with portion size verging on too large. Gavin and Annette are lovely and I can highly recommend the list of local ciders

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really went the extra mile with an amazing roast - extremely good value for money, lovely atmosphere - thoroughly enjoyable Sunday afternoon - topped off with Gavin's homemade Bailey's - delicious !

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our time at The Mermaids Locker!...we asked for a Vegetarian Sunday Lunch for 4 people and it was fantastic. Seriously great food, lovely owners who couldn't do enough to accommodate our needs, great ale and fascinating Ghost Stories of the old property. If you...More

Thank Philip W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little find. Quirky place two ales on plus ciders and wine. We had lunch which was very good tasty fayre. Good service lovely atmosphere. Lots of character.

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Really good interesting freshly cooked food, the owner-chef Gavin even cooked me a special meal knowing my allergies and aversion to fish and meat, which can make eating out a problem for me - but not in the Mermaud's Locker! Have to say I have...More

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Located in one of the oldest buildings in the village and right next to the village Information Center and bus stop. Wish I could remember what we had, but we all went away happy. Met a local who told us all about the village. Quite...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I've been to the Mermaids Locker on a number of occasions, and I've always enjoyed it here. The food is top-notch, and it's the only place in Sandwich where I can enjoy drinks that I wouldn't typically drink, such as the flavoured ciders (strongly recommend...More

Thank JohnMM86
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Sandwich for many years and had never tried this place before. We came in for a quick drink with friends. Excellent selection of beers and ciders, very friendly service and a nice small patio garden to sit in. Didn't get a...More

Thank nrshallcross
Reviewed 5 August 2017

This place looks a little forlorn tucked away in a corner but, at least last Friday, inside it was a buzzing sociable den full of ephemera and nik-naks. We had fajitas and what a project they turned out to be, ample meat, lashings of vegetables...More

Thank Old007
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8 March 2017|
Response from Janet G | Reviewed this property |
I think it's 6pm but not every evening. Sorry not to be more helpful!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 611987
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The Mermaids Locker Alehouse and Restaurant, located within a 13th Century hall house in the heart of Sandwich. Offering a variety of locally sourced cask ales, artisan ciders and craft spirits, alongside a freshly cooked and regularly changing menu which is supported by an extensive wine list. We host monthly events, including a supper club and live music - check our Facebook page for more detailed information. The Mermaid is also available for private bookings for intimate parties or small corporate events.
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