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The Mermaid Inn

) #51 of 193 Restaurants in Newquay ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
Alexandra Road | Porth, Newquay TR7 3NB, England
+44 1637 872954
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (41 reviews)
“ribs” (19 reviews)
“chilli” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Alexandra Road | Porth, Newquay TR7 3NB, England
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1 - 10 of 621 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We actually had the best lunch of our visit here whilst out on a walk from Newquay to watergate bay, at the mermaid inn. Their homemade chips are absolutely to die for! Quite a nice outside area overlooking the beach too. Stop off for a...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed yesterday

Food was really nice apart from the cheesy chips |I ordered as an accompaniment, they came with cold cheese on them?? Not melted !! WTF. Anyways it didn't spoil what was a great day out to Porth and the beach and cliffs.

Thank Jonnyid
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were staying on the holiday park opposite the mermaid and on our last night decided to have our tea here. We certainly wish we had been sooner. Location wise perfect, overlooking the beach. Inside where we ate was like an old traditional pub. I...More

Thank minialice
Reviewed 5 days ago

Right on the beach! Definite bonus point Looks a bit like a working mens club inside. Tables are close together so not much room. When we were there it wasn't too busy but I imagine when it is it will feel packed. I found the...More

Thank Marmick8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has amazing views of report that beach and is great for a drink We visited on the 16th August and had a lunch time meal, I ordered a fish finger sandwich which was served on thick cut bread it was clear the kitchen...More

Thank Lapolis80
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here so many time I have lost count. The food is excellent and the prices are good. This place is right on the beach so you can go for a walk after to let your food go down.

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub is right on the beach. It does get very very busy, but the staff are very friendly. The food is good, for wholesome pub food. The toilets could have been cleaner, but the pub was heaving when we were there. You are able...More

Thank Clair L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A thriving family orientated pub which needs a bit of TLC. Very good position - right on porth beach, and opposite the porth beach campsite so ideal for a cheeky drink! If you wishing to visit make sure you hold your nose whilst entering as...More

Thank Hannah F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Porth for our holiday and this is the local on the beach. It's in a great setting on the edge of the beach which a big outside area that looks out over the beach. It's quite dated and could do with...More

Thank Fablandlady1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a bit dubious with this place as some of the pictures don't look very pleasing, but this has been the best meal out all week in Newquay and the cheapest!! steak and ale pie was homemade and full of flavour, meat was tender, couldn't...More

Thank Shannon R
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Questions & Answers
Arron M
20 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from James W | Property representative |
HI Try the Mermaid Inn facebook page. There is a tag with the menu on.
Carol L
9 July 2017|
Response from howardstanley | Reviewed this property |
yes they also have a big outdoor area overlooking the beach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alexandra Road | Porth, Newquay TR7 3NB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 872954
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