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Jerry & The Mermaid

469 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2556
+1 631-727-8489
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“grouper” (36 reviews)
“waffle fries” (16 reviews)
“nut crusted” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
469 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2556
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1 - 10 of 452 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We called ahead and were initially worried Jerry’s would be a loud bar. Instead, it was a very updated, clean and friendly bar and restaurant with delicious food. Kudos to the chef on the nut crusted grouper dish! It was fresh and flaky with just...More

Thank Maureen R
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Maureen, I'm thrilled to hear you loved your recent dining experience with us. Thank you for the patronage and for taking the time to review. I'm glad the food and service were both 5 stars in your eyes! Thanks again and we hope to have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very popular casual restaurant near a large hotel and aquarium. The food was good and the prices were fair. It was however very noisy and the atmosphere could have been a bit nicer. The larger dining area was a couple of steps...More

Thank angeldog811
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Angeldog, Thanks for taking the time to review. I'm glad you had an overall positive experience and felt the food and prices were both good. I'm sorry the restaurant happen to be crowded and noisy when you visited. We have made improvements to try to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waitress was top-notch and the food was terrific. The kitchen handled some food allergies extremely well. Some of us had seafood and some did not -- it was all delicious.More

Thank Patty K
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Patty, I'm glad to hear you had a great experience with us recently. Accommodating allergies can be a challenge sometimes, but I'm glad we were able to do flawlessly. Thanks for the patronage and for taking the time to review. Warm Regards, Jerry Dicecco Chef/Owner:...More

Reviewed 13 March 2018

I'm not a seafood fan, so I always opt for a salad or a burger. My friends have had the chowder, which Jerry's known for, and the fish and chips. We've never had a bad meal. On this particular visit, it was a late night...More

Thank scsullivan49
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to review and thank you for your recent patronage. Glad you enjoyed the food and entertainment! Hope to have you back soon to the East End! Regards, Jerry Dicecco Chef/Owner: Jerry & The Mermaid

Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

When I walked into this place...I thought I walked into one step above a fast food joint. It was small with a bar and the atmosphere was very casual...I came here because I had many recxomendation to try it....Well..now I know why this place is...More

Thank R J T
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

RJT Thank you for your recent patronage and thanks for taking the time to review! I'm glad to hear you have a great experience regarding your food and service! I'm glad you took the recommendation and gave us a try! We hope to have you...More

Reviewed 18 February 2018

Stopped here for lunch with our grandchild on a rainy Saturday after a visit to the nearby aquarium.Our hotel was next door and we had noticed that this appeared to be quite lively at night. While our server was friendly and very attentive, our salads...More

Thank Lizzieswish
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Lizzie, Thank you very much for your recent patronage and for taking the time to review. I'm sorry to hear you thought the salads were dull and fried food too heavy. We try our absolute best to give every guest a great experience regarding food...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018

This was our first visit to Jerry and the Mermaid and it won't be our last. Our server Lynn was great, and the food was amazing. I had the nut crusted grouper and my husband had the mermaid platter. Everything was fresh and delicious!More

Thank Rosemary k
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

Rosemary, I'm thrilled to hear you enjoyed your recent dining experience with us and you will be a become a repeat customer! Thank you for the patronage and thanks for taking the time to review. We appreciate you helping spread the word about Jerry &...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

I have been going to this restaurant for years. The owner is so nice he comes around and speaks to all of his customers. Tom the bartender gives the best customer service ever! This place has indoor/outdoor dining... The food is made to order, while...More

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foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 6 February 2018

Toni, Thanks for taking the time out of your busy schedule to review. We appreciate you being a repeat customer for years! I'm glad you enjoy the food, cocktails & service and choose to make frequent the restaurant often. Hope to see you soon. Warm...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018

good food can take out hotel next door jerry comes to your table nothing bad to say has bar and quick draw lotto try it

Thank dunnritecarpet
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to review. Glad to hear you had a great experience with us recently. Hope to have you back to Jerry's soon! Regards, Jerry Dicecco Chef/Owner: Jerry & The Mermaid

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We come out to Riverhead often and always stay at the Hyatt next door. This is absolutely our favorite restaurant here for several reasons. First the food is fresh and delicious. Try the mussels in either sauce, the panko flounder, waffle fries, and most definitely...More

Thank Mick M
foodieforlifeNewYork, Owner at Jerry & The Mermaid, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2018

Mick, Thank you for being a loyal customer for nearly a decade! We greatly appreciate you visiting the restaurant repeatedly over the years. We also appreciate you taking the time out of your busy schedule to review. I'm sorry to hear you had a minor...More

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BoyMom4ever
6 July 2016|
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Response from Road-Maven | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations. There are plenty of eateries in downtown Riverhead within walking distance but Jerry's is the best. You won't go hungry there.
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Andrea M
5 February 2016|
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Response from foodieforlifeNewYork | Property representative |
Yes we do. We can accommodate up to 65 guests in a private space. Please call Jerry at 631.727.8489 for more information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 469 E Main St, Riverhead, NY 11901-2556
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Hamptons  >  Riverhead
  • Phone Number: +1 631-727-8489
  • E-mail
Description
Open Seven Days a Week Year Round. Located directly next to the Hyatt Place East End Hotel and Atlantis Long Island Aquarium! Just minutes from Tanger Outlets and a short drive to the Hamptons or LI wine country. Arrive by car or by boat using one of Jerry's complimentary docking slips!
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