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Mermaids Locker

8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
+44 1304 611987
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Seafood, British, Mediterranean, Spanish, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start?! Firstly, what a lovely genuine couple who now own this place. They've clearly put a lot of time and effort into it and it's so worth a visit. The atmosphere is so relaxed and you just feel at ease in this...More

Thank jemma l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food , great beer, good value for money. Menu changes regularly and portions good and quality food. Nice atmosphere great personal service

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The new owners have really turned this beautiful 14th century building into the place to be in Sandwich, on my first visit I had a seafood Linguini and on my second a Rib Eye steak, the service is warm and friendly and the food is...More

Thank Uffizzi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for a birthday party, the decoration is great and the food was actually delicious! The service is quick and it has a nice area outside to eat. Would highly recommend.

Thank lozzaork99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in Sandwich for a week. I must say, 'Wherever I've visited has been lovely' Last night my sister , her 7 year old daughter and myself went for a meal in The Mermaid's Locker. We had the Special menu. It was £35 for 2...More

Thank Bobblybits
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a sandwich and coffee for lunch with my sister and received a very weak filter coffee. Sandwich was tasty but overall on the pricey side considering that there are nearby options that offer value as well as quality. Service was rather hit and miss...More

Thank PureFunker
Annette B, Owner at Mermaids Locker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I read your review with a sense of intrigue. Noting the fact that when you were supposed to be visiting us, you have posted that at the same lunchtime you were dining in another establishment in the town (this from the review you posted the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good customer service lovely people . Fantastic fire place and quick service .. never had a meal here which I will have to change be seeing you soon

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We visited here last weekend during the Folk and Ale festival. We had our cousin with us who needs disabled access to toilets etc....he said the facilities and access here were very good. We ordered several drinks ales, softs and ciders all of which were...More

Thank Oibee
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9 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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
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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