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The Blue Mermaid

10 Market St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5C6, Canada
+1 905-684-7465
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“dover sole” (5 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
10 Market St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5C6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the downtown St Catherines Blue Mermaid restaurant and enjoyed the food (the club steak sandwich is exceptional) and service by David was great. Only comment I have is the restaurant needs some updating. B .......Niagara

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Birtrum_13
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

First time in town don't know where to go for dinner ! Search nearby restaurant and found this place. The place have cosy nice atmostphere , Menu with good selection of Seefood and Steaks . ordered Salad and Seefood for my family . We were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Journey49059223656
Reviewed October 24, 2018

My son asked where I wanted to go for my birthday and even though I had not been for quite a while, I chose Blue Mermaid! There are so many trendy, very good bistros in town, I just wanted a quiet place for a change!...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank finediner54
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The Blue Mermaid has been on my dining list since the late 70's... Since then my guests and I have enjoyed the meal, the drinks, and great staff.. When walking in, being greeted by Tom or Nick, sometimes both.. till you leave, Tom or Nick...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Martin G
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited for a friends birthday . The food was full of flavour and service top notch. If you are thinking of going , have no doubts , you won’t be disappointed! Will definitely be back soon!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank plantation1
Reviewed September 26, 2018

It was a nice place, I was taken for my birthday, I felt a little young for this place but, however the food was good, nice and quiet so I could actually hear the person sitting across from me.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank B C
Reviewed September 25, 2018

I was a little hesitant about making a reservation here. The restaurant is nondescript stucco by the market but once you pass through the heavy oak doors, you step into a bygone era of dining - welcome to personalized service, waiters in tuxes,and food prepared...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Skymaster_172
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

After an afternoon of shopping, a friend and I went to The Blue Mermaid downstairs. Over a delicious lobster sandwich ( their signature item) we shared old memories and made plans to meet again. The sandwich is served with a green salad and fries for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank karenf138
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Food was good. Service average. However, the restaurant is very outdated, furniture uncomfortable. If you need back support, eat somewhere else. There are many better options for a great lunch in Niagara.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank youmustbekidding
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Cold & un welcoming atmosphere in bar for pre dinner cocktails! Waited 40 minutes for pre dinner drinks in restaurant! Cold soggy calamari! soggy/wet,premade Caersar salad,( tiny portion)! acceptable salmon, excellent rack of lamb, good fillet steak, beef stock in onion soup to strong! clam...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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September 29, 2018|
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Response from S. James W | Reviewed this property |
Closed on Sunday.
Patricia S
June 4, 2018|
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Response from 895default | Reviewed this property |
Skip the track suit and ball caps and you’ll be ok. We usually go “dressy casual. I do not believe it is open Sunday.
January 25, 2018|
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Response from koshtaki | Property representative |
casual no ripped clothing tank tops or flip flops
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Market St, St. Catharines, Ontario L2R 5C6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 905-684-7465
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