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Mermaids Locker

8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
+44 1304 611987
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Gavin and Annette provide a friendly atmosphere and make us welcome every time we visit Sandwich, for a coeliac who prefers cider to beer there is always a great selection of still cider on offer, personally I think the mango cider is the best! The...More

Thank P9503SEiand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcome on a chilly evening - thanks for the delicious food and kind, personal welcome! The team looked after all of the diners and drinkers with an air of ease and kindness - and the live music by Andy Twyman was engaging and fun....More

Thank Team B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic little gem in Sandwich . Beautiful Sunday lunch can’t wsit to go back . I’m not a pudding person but the profiteroles were amazing !

Thank helen g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday lunch here on a flying visit. Recommended by he folks in the hardware shop and they weren’t wrong. Perfectly cooked risotto with attention to detail and chicken goujons that were light years away from much pub fare. Knowledgeable staff and a friendly welcome. Can’t...More

Thank billybeetle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing food cooked to order. Proper cooking and not a frozen microwave meal in sight. Really friendly owners. Cannot fault it.

Thank Nic P
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Just stopped in for a drink. Nice building with atmosphere. Pretty garden at rear but could do with a little tidy up.

Thank Cath6310
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Nice bar , very unusual but after trying the local sheps pub it was a nice change ,we dint eat here but many did and the comments were all good , we were allowed a free sample of old j tiki fire 75% proof which...More

Thank barryede
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

This review is based on the drinking experience as didn't eat here. We were attracted by the prospect of some decent ale but were disappointed by receiving an "off" pint that was vinegary. We were offered the other ale available after we raised a concern....More

1  Thank John G
Annette B, Owner at Mermaids Locker, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Oh Brenhell how a business loves reviewers like you. Let's just confirm that you didn't like the ale served and were offered a replacement without quibble. When the issue was raised with me I tired the beer In question as it had only been tapped...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

I was visiting family and we wanted somewhere special to eat. We weren’t disappointed, we decided to have the smoked haddock special, it was so tasty and cooked with perfection. Crushed potatoes, vine tomatoes, all delicious, one of the best meals I’ve had anywhere. The...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We were out and about in Sandwich and decided to have dinner We had our two dogs with us and were welcomed in with a treat for the dogs too The roast dinners were excellent with lovely meat, Yorkshire pudding, roast potatoes and parsnip, glazed...More

2  Thank Restbites
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Questions & Answers
8 September 2018|
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Response from Annette B | Property representative |
Hello. All dishes are cooked from fresh so we can always offer a good vegan alternative even if not displayed on the menu
Kim A
24 April 2018|
Response from Eyekaytoo | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open for lunch and dinner on Tuesdays. Enjoy!
8 March 2017|
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Response from Eyekaytoo | Reviewed this property |
They open at 5 from Tuesday to Friday. On Saturday they are open from 12 midday thru until 10. Sunday lunchtimes only. Closed on Monday. Et voila!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
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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
  • E-mail
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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