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Mermaid Alley

45 New Street, Penzance TR18 2LZ, England
+44 1736 448982
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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International, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
45 New Street, Penzance TR18 2LZ, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic. Lovely people. Really good food at good prices. Very tasty and good range on the menu. Well done mermaids. Keep it up.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank jopurslow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed with this place, I rarely write reviews but had to after being to this restaurant. It’s small and cozy, the staff are very nice, we had some really tasty cocktails and the food tasted fresh and absolutely delicious! Would highly recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Nco987654321
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

6 friends had a wonderful experience. Excellent , friendly welcome. Outstanding menu choices. Everything for all 6 of us was beautifully cooked and presented. The quality of the food was outstanding. The variety of flavours was excellent. Excellent value and would definitely return.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank robert m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here today arrived at 12.00 noon, their advertised opening time but they were not open . We got the attention of one of the staff members at the back of the shop who indicated they might be open in five minutes ,with the rain...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NorthStar786283
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

This is tucked away off the main high street in Penzance but well worth the effort to find it. What a great restaurant! We visited for lunch and had delicious food with a Pacific rim twist. Massive portions, friendly service - will definitely go again.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Tracey-Ann W
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Delightful little cafe/restaurant catering for vegetarians and vegan diets. Really fresh ingredients, amazing side salad (loved the dressing) and delicious choices to choose from. The waitress was really accommodating for our little ones, going the extra mile which is lovely (eating out with them can...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Experience591619
Reviewed 15 October 2018

What a lovely little place, visited whilst on holiday with a friend, and would be worth travelling back down for. Everything was just great

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank wg123474
Reviewed 12 October 2018

I loved Mermaid Alley. A colourful and intimate space with some of my favourite music playing. Staff were friendly and helpful. Service good. Great for romantic evenings! The food was special...very individual and different. Unlike any menu I've seen before. Intriguing fusions of ingredients, and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank LichenMoss
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Came here for my friends birthday. Was a lovely evening. The food was excellent, really tasty and presented beautifully. The cocktails were really good,the atmosphere was so chilled and nice and the staff were great. Nothing was to much trouble and were all very friendly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tracem216
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Was taken here for a birthday treat with my fiancee and baby. Needless to say the staff was awesome. They was very friendly and interactive with all guest in there. The food as per was faultless, I had the chicken burrito and my partner had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Bee M
20 August 2018|
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Response from Saute23 | Property representative |
I'm sorry but no we do not allow dogs
29 July 2018|
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Response from melaniesX6926UO | Reviewed this property |
Reasonably priced and good value for money
28 June 2018|
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Response from Sue K | Reviewed this property |
Yes very good selection for any preferences and intolerances / allergies.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 New Street, Penzance TR18 2LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 448982
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we are a small restaurant in the heart of Penzance selling a wide range of International street food ! made with locally sourced produce ! we also have a wide range of drinks; from cocktails to milkshakes .
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