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The Mermaid Inn

) #2 of 3 Restaurants in Surfleet ££ - £££ British, , Vegetarian Friendly
2 Gosberton Road, Surfleet PE11 4AB, England
+44 1775 680275
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“liver” (2 reviews)
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British, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2 Gosberton Road, Surfleet PE11 4AB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Came here as a party of 11 to celebrate a set of twins birthdays. The table was beautifully laid out and our orders were swiftly taken. The menu presented to me only had 1 vegetarian choice of macaroni cheese, and this didn't feel a very...More

Thank Rita P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend has got a boat and we went for a pootle along the river & called in for Sunday lunch. Very enjoyable and good value. Hopefully my friend will ask me along again.

Thank Booley01
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Maybe we expect to much from a Sunday lunch, but I am sorry to say that the meal we had was fairly average. Poor selection of vegetables, particularly considering the local area, a Yorkshire pudding which to be honest was cardboard like and gravy which...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

The quality of food and service is second to none. The location and parking facilities are spot on. I do not understand some of the negative comments, why do they not take it up with the management at the time as they seem very approachable?...More

Thank justturned25
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Went here for lunch couple of years ago and always promised ourselves and evening meal here, went on Saturday night and it was really nice food was excellent and we did not feel rushed would definately go again

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Location wide is brilliant as you can sit on the river whilst chilling out with a couple of drinks. At this moment and time we have not tried the good get, however from what we smell and see that comes from the kitchen, the recommendation...More

Thank david p
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Both stayed at the pub and attended a funeral wake. The staff were very friendly on arrival. The double very especially is very tastefully decorated and spacious. The twin beds weren't quite so comfortable in the other room but still got a reasonable night's sleep....More

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Has to be the worst sunday lunch ive had in a very long time.2 slabs of cheap beef dropped on a few vegetables topped with burnt y pudd and gravy poured on for me awful.More

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MermaidInnSurfleet, Owner at The Mermaid Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Although disappointed that you didn't personally enjoy your meal, it would have been nice for you to have mentioned it to one of the waiting staff so we could have rectified the issue on the day. Our beef is not cheap, it is home farmed...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had a lovely plate of seafood tagliattelle here on a Sunday lunchtime. All the others had Roast beef which they all enjoyed. I also indulged myself with a rather good bread & utter pudding. There are real ales on the bar and the service both...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Our evening dining group had their evening out at The Mermaid. We had a most enjoyable evening. Staff were friendly and the food was good. We were made to feel welcome. The only grumble was that we weren't able to have individual tabs. We all...More

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25 April 2016|
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Response from Dickie61 | Reviewed this property |
Hi John. I reckon the Mermaid is an excellent choice, the landlady, Karen is very attentive and the food Is excellent, she has two chefs, who prepare it all fresh and the beef is from their own farm. Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Gosberton Road, Surfleet PE11 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Surfleet
  • Phone Number: +44 1775 680275
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A wide range of typically English favourites from home made steak & ale Pie through to Fillet steaks from the grill. Menu changes seasonally
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