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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 6 days ago

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

2  Thank Wanderer802374
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently dined here with friends as part of the summer D'Lish promotion where you received a 3 course dinner for a fixed price of $43.00. We all chose the lobster bisque, surf and turf and strawberries and ice cream as our dessert. The waiters...More

1  Thank glasg0wgirl12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

truly a treat to have Dave wait on us for dinner, he is always so professional and kind. I do not think that he is appreciated as he should be for such a valued employee. He always smiles even if someone is rude and bad...More

1  Thank rich121212
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Food excellent, service by jacket wearing servers...very well done...but....we were not asked about separate checks! Therefore a total of over more than $400 plus added drinks from the bar by 3 guests who arrived earlier was not appreciated by the 3 couples. When we asked...More

1  Thank galeanna
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

I also miss the days of putting on a suit and tie for a nice dinner. Most people the other night were dressed somewhere between business casual and just casual but all servers were in full black tuxedos. Food was very good as was service....More

Thank MalvernDad
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Wonderful evening starting with a cocktail in the piano lounge then dinner upstairs. So much more than just excellent food. We had a really enjoyable night out thanks to the service and kindness of the staff. What a treat to have the Caesar Salad, Chateaubriand,...More

Thank Marj S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Beautiful rest. - attention by owner - great food - great value for the money - good wine selection -

Thank Randy O
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

They have the best lobster sandwich in the Niagara area. Great steaks and seafood as well. The staff is very friendly and knowledgeable. One of the owners is always there. They've been in business for a long while.

Thank Joe C
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Imagine what a small city's elite restaurant was like in the 1950s: excellent steaks and seafood, attentive but formal service, male waiters in black ties, jackets, and white shirts, classical music playing softly, richly upholstered arm chairs, heavy oaken entrance doors, and a sign saying...More

1  Thank smallisbeautiful
Reviewed July 1, 2018

After several years away on various world travels, it was comforting to know that quality of this justly lauded establishment hadn’t slipped a notch. To celebrate yet another book launch/lunch, I began with the French onion soup (wonderfully understated, yet rich) while my longtime friend...More

Thank S. James W
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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
January 12, 2018|
Response from koshtaki | Property representative |
no unfortunately restrooms are only downstairs. and we are not handicap friendly but always can provide assistance
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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
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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