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All reviews brunch fish tacos chocolate pudding lobster roll tuna crudo challah french toast hush puppies lobster special chowder huevos rancheros fries crab cakes bread salad steak great seafood great happy hour
This place has pzazz and was beautifully decorated for Christmas. A lot of restaurants have one room where nobody wants to sit, but this is not the case at The Mermaid Inn- the bar room and both dining rooms are all very attractive. The walls...More
I was in Manhattan this summer, brutal weather and heat, and consistently went to the Mermaid Inn on the upper West Side for Happy Hour...wonderful oysters, sometimes on Sunday for the Lobster Lollapalooza (need to call in advance if they are doing it!)...they source the...More
My wife had two appetizers (crab cakes and salad) as her meal and I had a scallop special that was wonderful. The food is well thought out and executed.
Our waiter was a joy in the way he informed us of various dish contents and...More
We were on our second trip to Manhattan in 3 years and wanted to try different places to dine. We love seafood so the Metmaid was a natural. It was a tedious long drive from lower east side of Central Park to the mid point...More
This is a very busy restaurant. My friend and I scored 2 seats at the bar for dinner, which was perfect for us because we like to chat with others. I love fish tacos, but being from California, hesitated to order them -- silly me!...More
I know, I know, one is not supposed to have fish on a Sunday night in a restaurant. Caution was thrown to the winds, and the outcome was mediocre at best. Service was surly and frenzied, with dishes being bused off the table prematurely. Noise...More
As my daughter attends Columbia University I have found myself in the UWS for the third time in the last year. The Mermaid Inn is our "special" dinner while I am there. This third visit was the best ever. Happy hour oysters and wine......I had...More
I visit NEW YORK CITY often. I find no reason to revisit a restaurant unless it has exceptional food, service and decor or it provides exceptional value based on price/ value. The Mermaid Inn on the Upper West Side falls in the latter category. We...More
We were a group of 6 adults and three babies. They were very accommodating with highchairs, perfect location in back with a bench seating, and quick service. Also went another day early diner for their wonderful special. Food was fantastic- fresh and yummy oysters. Met...More
THEre are many events happening so every place is open- but you need to make reservations in advance like everywhere else in the world -enjoy your stay - depending on what you like to eat and where you are staying, there are... More
THEre are many events happening so every place is open- but you need to make reservations in advance like everywhere else in the world -enjoy your stay - depending on what you like to eat and where you are staying, there are wonderful places for every price point.
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