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Mermaids of Rockport - CLOSED

205 Hwy 35, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 432-634-8370
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible11%
13 Apr 2016
“Sam is BACK”
1 Nov 2014
“Place is Closed with a For Rent sign on door”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Steakhouse, Seafood, International, Sushi
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
205 Hwy 35, Rockport, TX 78382
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Reviewed 13 April 2016

Mermaids has a new location...for those of you who are Rockporters you will know. For those of you out of towners....next to Lori's book shop, across from the old HEB...Sam is the owner/chef...this is not a restaurant....it is Grab and Go with awesome salads, dinners,...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Obviously this place didn't make it. There is a for rent sign on the door and a great big Closed Sign on the front of the building. They moved it to Ken's Diner. So the place was Ken's Diner during the day and Mermaids at...More

Thank JazziJaneen
sammm0001, Owner at Mermaids of Rockport, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2014

Yes, that location is closed. We are in the process of moving to a new location. Will post the new address here soon. Follow us on Facebook at Mermaids in Rockport.

Reviewed 3 October 2014

We went in for sushi and the watermelon salad and were told they did not know where the sushi chef was so in sushi would be served and 'she' didn't go get watermelon so there would be no watermelon salad. I watched 3 tables walk...More

1  Thank RockportTourist
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Mermaids recently relocated in Rockport from a place a little "out of the way" to a more desirable spot in town. Mermaid's only serves dinner so they are sharing a facility known as Ken's Diner which is a traditional breakfast and lunch favorite for locals....More

1  Thank Ric Y
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We stopped by for the first time for the all you care to eat fish and shrimp for 18.99. After waiting 45 min for food my husband finally asked why it was taking so long and they got defensive. Finally they brought out a bowl...More

3  Thank Sconnar
Reviewed 20 September 2014

As a resident of Rockport, we had never visited Mermaid's in it's old location, but had seen the sign for their restaurant at Ken's Diner, and decided to try it. Wow! We had a great meal--hubby had the snapper, blackened, and I had the shrimp...More

Thank PJSanchez22
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Had never been to the "old" Mermaids but tried it last week at the temporary location at Ken's Diner. The decor is out of their contol so won't comment, but the food was wondeful. Husband had the parmasen encrusted steadk and he looked it. I...More

Thank TravelGirl1125
Reviewed 1 September 2014

My parents and my family (we are fromFrance) were looking for a restaurant a tuesday night. A very kind girl in an hotel suggest me to try this place. So we did it... and appreciate it ! The food is all home made, the flavors...More

1  Thank Elodie C
Reviewed 7 August 2014

We liked the food in this place but apparently they are having some problems. We tried to eat there twice but they weren't open. Locked out by the landlord...so the sticker said...any no A/C...beyond their control via the second sign/time. I do hope they make...More

Thank luvmyminidonks
sammm0001, Owner at Mermaids of Rockport, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2014

Yes, it was a nightmare trying to run a business with all that we had to put up with from the landlord, this is not the place to go into all of that, but I would like to let you know that we are now...More

Reviewed 12 July 2014

Awesome little restaurant, but Slow as can be!!! it took half hour to get water, they forgot about our drinks and one and a half hours to get food. The owners kept promising the food is worth the wait, so we waited.....and waited....and waited.... But...More

1  Thank Corey L
sammm0001, Owner at Mermaids of Rockport, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2014

Yes, at the old location we didn't actually have a kitchen. We had a closet with two toaster ovens, an electric skillet, a three compartment crockpot, and a George Forman grill, so if we were busy it took a while to get food out. Nothing...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 30
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 Hwy 35, Rockport, TX 78382
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Rockport
  • Phone Number: +1 432-634-8370
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Open for dinner, featuring a fresh local fine dining, Gourmet burgers and daily featured items. Come here to enjoy a relaxed dinner. Fresh local seafood, Baja style tacos, gourmet burgers, and prime steaks. Feel free to bring the kids enjoy live music on weekends. Until we are in our new permanent location we are BYOB!
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