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11 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3731
310-374-9344
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English first
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I just moved to town yesterday (NYE) and this was the first place I ventured to. Nice place, right on the beach by Hermosa Pier, seats facing the water, very friendly staff. We had an appetizer-the lobster mac n cheese- and it was the best I've ever had! Very lobster-y ; ) The rest of our meals and drinks were... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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94 reviews 94 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Sitting on bar stools at the window (yeah, there are tables for the dating/kissing crowd too) with unobstructed views of the ocean! Watching beach bodies skating, biking, walking, and running along the Boardwalk right in front of my eyes is always delightful! That is the freedom of doing happy hour here, 7 days a week, from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Right on The Strand, with the best view of most Volleyball & Pier events. Right in the middle of all the action and a central point for everything.

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Dallas, Texas
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202 reviews 202 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Mermaids is steps from the sand and you get that awesome Pacific Zepher wind blowing threw the open doors. We went with friends during happy hour and the drinks where good, the beer was fresh. We decide to order a few of the items on the happy hour menu. To our surprise the Fish and Shrimp Tacos were really good.... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

The mermaid is back and is one of the best places to watch sunsets and have a cocktail in Hermosa Beach, good happy hour specials

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Washington, DC
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117 reviews 117 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

So sad, this classic old dive bar/restaurant was closed on our October 2013 visit. Signs say somethign is going to happen there, but there was no activity.

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Land O Lakes, Florida, USA
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

It was a small place and not fancy, but the food and location were really good. Our waitress was very nice and efficient.

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Shoreview, Minnesota
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Come for the martinis, food and to be near the beach though no beach view until you walk out the door. Its a bit of an offbeat old time beach experience.

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

I ordered the Pork Chop dinner, and I was extremelly excited to say that it was wonderful. With the dinner, we got homemade Turkey Noodle Soup, a huge baked potato, and 2 thick cut amazing prok chops.

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san ramon,ca
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

This place has been here forever!! total fun dive place with burgers, fries, fish ect. Will not be here much longer, big development coming in. Great local folks and food. The Poop Deck Bar next door is a classic local bar.

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Additional Information about Mermaid Restaurant

Address: 11 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3731
Phone Number: 310-374-9344
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hermosa Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Spanish, Tapas

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