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“Traditional home cooked fish, chips and pies; tasty and wholesome.” 5 of 5 bubbles
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The Mermaid Fish Bar
Cuisines: Seafood, British
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Durham, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
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“Traditional home cooked fish, chips and pies; tasty and wholesome.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2013

One of two visits during the month of May. The two ladies serving were pleasant and welcoming. The food was cooked fresh and it felt like I was visiting a relative. The fish and chips were near perfect.
Seven days later we revisited for more, passing by other chip shops, wanting the sincerity of the friendly greeting and, dare I say, the feeling that love and care was put into preparing and feeding a family member.
Next time, we will sample their pies and eat in the adjoining dining area.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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