We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mermaids Locker

8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
+44 1304 611987
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (90)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a really nice Canterbury Ale here. Probably more of a dining place but was made very welcome to just have a quiet pint.

Thank Dave G
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We arrived in Sandwich looking for a place for evening meal. We tried almost every pub near the market square area only to be turned away by all - the kitchens all seem to close by 8:30 pm in this place... But then we discovered...More

Thank Eyekaytoo
Reviewed March 30, 2018

A few weeks ago, owner Gavin overheard us chatting in a local pub, saying we’d heard good reports about this place. He came over to introduce himself and his enthusiasm was plain to see. Well, we tried it for ourselves this week and it lived...More

Thank black-deuce
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Been here before. Lovely place. Had the garlic and shallot soup! What a meal! Generous portion and price. One of the nicest souped I’ve had. Good variety of wine and beer, draught larger. Very nice - worth a visit. On a friends page. E.H

Thank Ben J
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We went on a thurs - this was also a music night. Initially rather unsure of eating a family meal in a small place with live music... but it was really good. Service excellent - we had a long wait for the food but the...More

Thank GrantSandybay
Reviewed January 29, 2018

I've lived in Sandwich for almost two years now, and the reputation for the Mermaids Locker has grown so much I thought it time to try it out myself. I had the smoked salmon and beetroot starter with homemade tartar sauce. Absolutely delicious - enough...More

Thank bobby8917
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Excellent service, food and atmosphere. The staff are very helpful and knowledgeable. Good bear and wine.

Thank scoobydoo163
Reviewed December 24, 2017

Came from Broadstairs with my hubby to entertain two friends home from the US for Xmas... I so enjoyed our visit here - the food, ambiance and service were excellent and Gavin and his staff could not do enough for us - even offering us...More

Thank AngelaHsherlock
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Some of the best food If not THE best I have ever eaten. I couldn’t recommend it more. What a gem to have in this little town!

Thank Ben J
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

An amazing Sunday lunch, arrive hungry! Pork and Crackling with huge Yorkshire puds, wonderful home cooked vegetables delicious! Fabulous atmosphere and excellent service! Eton mess with chewy meringue, mmm! All at a very reasonable price! What more do you want! Make sure you book -...More

Thank Nikki L
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in Sandwich
The Fleur de Lis
97 reviews
.06 km away
The Bell Hotel
787 reviews
.24 km away
The Salutation
482 reviews
.39 km away
The Blue Pigeons
218 reviews
2.16 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Beach Hut Cafe
207 reviews
.17 km away
The Hop and Huffkin
653 reviews
.09 km away
Goats That Dance
105 reviews
.12 km away
The Crispin Inn Bar & Restaurant
350 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Guildhall Museum
75 reviews
.04 km away
Richborough Roman Fort and Amphitheatre
191 reviews
1.48 km away
The Salutation Gardens
248 reviews
.41 km away
St Peter's Church
70 reviews
.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kim A
April 24, 2018|
Response from Eyekaytoo | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open for lunch and dinner on Tuesdays. Enjoy!
March 8, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Eyekaytoo | Reviewed this property |
They open at 5 from Tuesday to Friday. On Saturday they are open from 12 midday thru until 10. Sunday lunchtimes only. Closed on Monday. Et voila!
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Cattle Market, Sandwich CT13 9AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Sandwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1304 611987
  • E-mail
The Mermaids Locker Alehouse and Restaurant, located within a 13th Century hall house in the heart of Sandwich. Offering a variety of locally sourced cask ales, artisan ciders and craft spirits, alongside a freshly cooked and regularly changing menu which is supported by an extensive wine list. We host monthly events, including a supper club and live music - check our Facebook page for more detailed information. The Mermaid is also available for private bookings for intimate parties or small corporate events.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing