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Little Mermaid

4246 Homer Spit Rd, Harborview Board Walk, Homer, AK 99603-8026
+1 907-399-9900
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4246 Homer Spit Rd, Harborview Board Walk, Homer, AK 99603-8026
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Although the owner and other local proprietors may kill me for saying this, if you can dine at only one place while in Homer, this is the place to have a meal. Bar none. The space is small with reservations a must. We fortunately grabbed...More

Thank michael_dimaggio25
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This small restaurant may not hold a lot of people, but it sure packs in the flavor! The menu is refreshingly different compared to most food in Homer (not all deep fried or burger heavy). They focus on local foods and local beers. The highlight...More

Thank mosiniak
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We made reservations ahead of time to dine at the Little Mermaid, knowing they were essential for dining here. I'm so glad we did. Three of us ordered the halibut daily special and loved it. The fish was perfectly cooked, as well as the broccolini....More

1  Thank CAFamily
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We were told by Local friends to go to Little Mermaid! It was such a treat! Definitely make a reservation as there are only about 6-7 tables. The menu is amazing! One of the best meals we had in Alaska!!

Thank Tbhaus
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We had lunch there and the portions were huge! The Chowder was good and chunk full of fish. The fish tacos were huge and quite tasty. The Fish and Chips were big enough to feed a family. The restaurant only has a bar and 5...More

Thank emaneiki
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We had been in Alaska for seven days and now reached Homer, AK. Little Mermaid is on the Homer Spit. I had their Jasmine Rice with Chicken and it was the best meal that I have had in Alaska to date. It had the unique...More

Thank Gail I
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We returned to Homer and the Little Mermaid and had a fantastic meal. The chef here gets it and the dishes and choices are wonderful. Highly recommend the Stone Bowl, the Scallops and the oysters. We also had a marvelous soft-shell crab special appetizer. Don't...More

Thank halaz
Reviewed 22 July 2016

I vsited this restaurant with a party of 6. They have booths, bar seating, or high tables, so we ended up with 2 booths. My brother and I both ordered the rice bowl with the fresh local rock fish and peanut sauce. It was hands...More

Thank Suzannyo
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We dropped in the Little Mermaid for lunch. It is very popular and a small venue. They will take your name and it can be a little wait to get a table but it is worth it! This has been the best meal we have...More

Thank mjfarwell
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This tiny place rocks. The hostess was super friendly and the wait staff all seemed to stop by and check on us, The Stone Bowl was out of this world. One of the best meals I have ever had. Make reservations or cry in your...More

Thank Pat L
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Questions & Answers
25 July 2016|
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Response from Angela Z | Reviewed this property |
In our experience, it was not kid friendly. Take a look through the the reviews and see if the items mentioned sound like some thing your kiddo would eat. Also the place is tiny - definitely no room for a high chair and... More
Mary T
27 August 2015|
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Response from voglco | Property representative |
Most likely, yes. We typically close around the 15th of Sept. Come see us as soon as you get to town so as to not miss us. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4246 Homer Spit Rd, Harborview Board Walk, Homer, AK 99603-8026
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Homer
  • Phone Number: +1 907-399-9900
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At Little Mermaid, we handcraft our food daily, using the best in fresh local fish, meats, and produce. Our professional staff is extremely knowledgable about the ingredients, final preparation, wine and beer offerings.
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