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The Mermaid Kitchen

54 Prince St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5J7, Canada
+1 902-578-6659
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good6%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
4 Oct 2018
“Best eggs benny ever”
3 Sep 2018
“Great food, great people, great spot!”
Open Now
8:00 am - 2:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Seafood, Deli, Diner, Soups
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LOCATION
54 Prince St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5J7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Don't have it anywhere 'til you have it here! Excellent staff and well prepared food. Homemade soups and terrific cheddar biscuits.

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 3 September 2018

A fantastic restaurant with an always fresh, always changing menu. Great options for picky flexitarians like myself and fantastic baked goods to go with morning coffee. A great helpful staff also helps quite a bit!

Thank JonManley
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thanks, Jon! We're always happy to feed you!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

was disappointed after reading the glowing reviews for this restaurant. we arrived on wednesday Aug 8 shortly after 8 am. there were 3 items on the hand written menu at the counter...eggs benedict, a breakfast sandwich and yogurt and granola. the eggs benedict was not...More

Thank Karrie D
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

I'm sorry we couldn't make you happy on your last visit. I hope you try us out again and we can make it up to you.

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Amazing food made with love! Never disappointing, I cannot wait to try it all! Their support of the community and other local vendors is inspirational. A real asset it Sydney's down town core.

Thank Ann M
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thanks so much, Ann! We can't wait to feed you everything!

Reviewed 6 June 2018

If you're downtown and looking for some great food, check out The Mermaid Kitchen. The food is always delicious and the people are wonderful. Check out Cara's collection of cookbooks! Also, if you're a parent and are looking to sit down and actually eat. There's...More

Thank Courtney D
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Aw, thanks Courtney! We try really hard to make sure parents can actually eat when they bring the kids in. We look forward to feeding you and your family again!

Reviewed 3 June 2018

the kitchen here is an extension of the Mermaid Food Truck. Their food is always great and delivered with a welcoming smile. worth the stop in at either spot.

Thank Graham A
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2018

Thanks, Graham! We're so glad you liked the pop up!

Reviewed 10 May 2018

Wow, me & hubby ordered their chicken bacon club, both of us left Full with 1/2 left. Great sized portions. Prices are average however portions are larger! Very friendly environment, happy and smiling staff who just love their customers and it shows-- you can really...More

Thank serena r
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

That's so nice, Serena! Thanks for coming in. We can't wait to feed you again!

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

amazing food and even better customer service! I look forward to this every week. so HAPPY for the mermaid food truck and all of their success. CAPE BRETON LOVES YOU

Thank bobbim230
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

We love you, too!

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

A diet doesn’t stand a chance and that’s totally ok :). The cinnamon rolls are my weakness with loads of icing. Perfect for sharing ..... or not. From a quick snack to a breakfast or lunch, you are never disappointed in the food and you...More

1  Thank Janet L
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

That's so nice to hear, Janet! We love feeding you!

Reviewed 28 April 2018

The eggs Benedict, breakfast sandwiches and baked goods are delicious ! Served with a smile and they aim to please plus they are the sweetest people ever !

1  Thank Sungoddess82
Cory_and_Kara, Owner at The Mermaid Kitchen, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you so much for your nice review! We have a lot of fun at work and we're glad it comes through. We can't wait to feed you again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 11
Cuisine
Cafe, Seafood, Deli, Diner, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Prince St, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 5J7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Sydney
  • Phone Number: +1 902-578-6659
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Description
Brunch Spot in downtown Sydney. Food Truck all over Cape Breton. Dedicated to local ingredients & good food for everyone!
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