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Giants Fireplace Bar at The Mermaid Inn

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Address: Mermaid Street, Rye TN31 7EY, England
Phone Number: +44 1797 223065
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This is a great place to have a drink and let your imagination run riot, who, what and when...Plenty of celebrities have been through this bar with a very low doorway!The Mermaid... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 July 2016
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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Folkestone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

This is a great place to have a drink and let your imagination run riot, who, what and when...Plenty of celebrities have been through this bar with a very low doorway!The Mermaid is a hotel at the top of a cobble stoned hill with a good sized car park.The bar is wonderful a large fireplace comfy seating.There is a corridor... More 

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Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Recently stopped for drinks with several friends. Nice atmosphere. Many had ales, but I had. Pimms. Very well made loads of fresh fruit.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit to the Giants Fireplace. A pub in the Mermaid Inn in Rye. In the winter months a beautiful log fire burns and you can take the chill out your bones and enjoy a drink or more. You can order a pub meal or dine in the restaurant. Well worth a visit.

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Thank ShelleyMuller
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Stop for a pint at The Mermaid Inn and cosy up by the ridiculously big, roaring fire. The bar area oozes character. Definitely worth a visit in the winter months.

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Pontevedra, Spain
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

It's impressive, terrifically comfy and inviting on a cold day and full of nooks and curiosities. Not to miss if visiting the beautiful Rye.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

A quick drink in this historic building just great and an honour to be able to relax. Will be returning to dine as the food looked stunning.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

We went here as it is advertised as dog friendly and we were met with a very curt rebuff. Lovely old building and a great location but that doesn't make up for unfriendliness. We got talking in the garden to some customers having a cigarette break and came away with the impression that the staff may have taken against my... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

I love this bar which is part of The Mermaid Inn Hotel, it is so quaint and atmostpheric, winter is the best time to visit because of the huge roaring fire, good selection of wines and spirits. My only criticism is, if you drink in the bar and are NOT staying at the hotel you pay for your drinks by... More 

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Brisbane Region, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Mermaid Inn is a cosy little place based upon the cobbled streets of Rye. It is a quaint and cosy place to stop and have a drink or two either inside or outside on the terrace. Very different to standard pub and worth a visit.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

We arrived in this gothic bar with it's huge fireplace on the first day of our holiday to be greeted by a very helpful young man behind the bar who not only served drinks but also had an in depth knowledge of football which allowed for much conversation during the course of the evening. Weordered some food which was lovely... More 

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