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The Mermaid Fish Bar

Jubilee Road, Barmouth LL42 1LT, Wales
+44 1341 280614
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (155 reviews)
“curry” (8 reviews)
“chip shop” (44 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Jubilee Road, Barmouth LL42 1LT, Wales
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came to Barmouth for the day mid October and decided to grab some fish and chips from mermaid fish bar. Considering it was mid October the lunch time queue still stretched to the door which tells you it’s a good place! 3 portions of mini...More

Thank Witbiz
Reviewed 3 days ago

when in Barmouth this is the place for fish and chips, generous portions ,dry (not soaked in fat or oil),THE best fish and chips in wales in my opinion. real value for money.

Thank blackie37
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for takeaway fish and chips after long train journey. Excellent food and would recommend to anyone, staff also very friendly.

Thank melvynridgewell
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Mermaid a few times when we have stayed at our friend's caravan. We have always called here for tea prior to arriving at the caravan. Disappointed with the food this year. Never had any criticism of the Mermaid but this...More

Thank CheshireMabel39
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just asked for Cod and Chips, but was surprised to get a cod and a half! Big portions but really nice and tasty. A popular chippy with a few tables if you want to sit in. Only criticism was it looked a bit tired inside,...More

Thank yogib32
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I were in breezy Barmouth on Tuesday. There was already a small queue forming outside this takeway even though it didn't open until 12 noon. We decided to join it as we were exceptionally hungry (must be the sea air). I ordered a...More

1  Thank Jilly2903
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always get fish and chips here when in Barmouth. Never dissapoints, proper old fashioned seaside fish and chips, freshly cooked, nice crisp chips and soft fish. Having them sat on the sea front is a must do. The queues out of the door tells you...More

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm so often disappointed when I buy fish & chips but these are to die for! They reminded me of how I remember them tasting years ago, A family run takeaway with some seating for those who want to eat in, spotlessly clean and served...More

Thank Phangevans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Before we left Barmouth we decided to grab some chips for the journey home. Although the que was quite long, couldn't grumble as the mini fish and chips was lovely. Downside....for the price you didn't get the average amount you would from many other chipshops.

Thank 246clairel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not knowing the area we had to choose which fish & chip shop to use for our takeaway, and we happened to choose the very best one in Barmouth! The cod was very succulent covered in a perfectly crisp batter, and the chips were so...More

Thank scruffanddapper
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3 October 2017|
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Response from Brian H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most Barmouth businesses are dog friendly,more so than most places.
13 August 2017|
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Response from MrMrsE94 | Reviewed this property |
Don't know, never tried. I'd guess at no though, as I've never seen anyone arrive to collect a telephone order any time I've been waiting in the queue..
28 April 2017|
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Response from Klj2828 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jubilee Road, Barmouth LL42 1LT, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Barmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 280614
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