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Mermaid Cafe

19 Margin St, Westerly, RI 02891-2118
401-637-4225
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Ranked #11 of 126 restaurants in Westerly
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Opened 1/19/10 phone number 401-637-4225 No website as of today.
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Opened 1/19/10 phone number 401-637-4225 No website as of today.
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Plainfield, Connecticut
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We found Mermaid by accident while on vacation. Atmosphere is very nice, and we were able to sit on the roof deck. Good food and great view!

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connecticut
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We ate there on July 11, 2014. It was easy to find. The décor is so nice, the blue colors with white and yellow trim, very fresh and appealing. The food was light and fresh as well. We had the fish and chips, guacamole with chips and the clam chowder. I really like fish and chips, though it was a... More

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Grayson, Georgia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Nice little play on the river in Westerly. I had the fish and chips it was very good with a light batter, cold slaw, fries and tarter sauce. My wife had the fish of the day baked haddock, the fish was just right however the vegetables where a little over cooked, that is the only reason I couldn't give a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

The food and service were amazing and great view! I will be a regular. Best Fish and Chips ever with a delicious fill tartar sauce.

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EastCoast
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

If you want a traditional breakfast food with Johnny cakes this is the place to go. Nice clean luncheonette type. Friendly service. Good food. I especially like the sweet and white potato home fries.

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Westerly, Rhode Island
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

I wanted to like this restaurant. The fish and chips were good; the rest- not so good. My boyfriend had fish that was bad and had to be sent back. The next time we went I had fried oysters, they came to the table barely cooked and even the waiter said- oh yes they aren't cooked so they had to... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

. A local diner with good food and a diner décor. We had Rhode Island clam chowder (hard to find) and it was excellent. We followed that with codfish cakes, which were okay but nothing special. This is a simple local restaurant. If you are looking for the chowder, go. Otherwise, it is okay if you are in the area.

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Long Beach, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Two Washington state residents struck gold in this small restaurant on the banks of the Pawtucket in Westerly, RI. Gold in this case refers to the best Johnny Cakes ever! This bright and airy restaurant has big windows looking out on the river and beyond in the likely direction of the Davis farm that produces the flint corn for the... More

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Massachusetts
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37 reviews 37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We had dinner there over the weekend and were very pleased with the food and prices. The menu is limited but the haddock was yummy yummy yummy. My daughter had a burger and it was sooooo good too. We will definitely be going back there!

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Norwich, Connecticut
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150 reviews 150 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Stopped by here this weekend and was not disappointed! First off we sat up on the roof outside, which has a nice view of the marina and on a nice day, made it that much more relaxing. The service was good, we were seated and waited on quickly, even though they weren't overly busy at the time. Two of us... More

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