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Killer Shrimp at The Mermaid

11 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3731
+1 310-372-7071
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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“shrimp tacos” (3 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
“dive bar” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
11 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3731
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 15 June 2017

This restaurant use to be on the pier in a great location dedicated to the franchise and with outside seating. They moved into the Mermaid which means they essentially moved into a bar. The atmosphere has changed and quite frankly isn't the same. Not a...More

1  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

After a nice time swimming and body surfing in Hermosa Beach, Stopped into Killer Shrimp at The Mermaid for a quick bite to eat. Great view of the Strand, Beach and Hermosa Pier. We Ordered the Killer Shrimp Tacos and chips and salsa. Our order...More

Thank Jodee68
Reviewed 4 April 2017

looking for a good seafood place. lots to choose from new location on the beach. good pasta dishes. Dont have to eat outside like before and have people looking at you and things blowing into your food.

Thank maryann1232015
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This place is overpriced. It is in desperate need of a lunch menu. The bread is good, though. The service is decent. Outdoor seating.

Thank Garrett D
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Fun little place- used to be free standing, but now is a part of the Mermaid. Lots of local atmosphere which is really fun. Not touristy at all, even though it's on the Strand at Pier Ave. Delicious shrimp which is spicy (about a 5...More

Thank JBicrs
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Right on the beach, sunset and pier in sight as you dine. Had the "peel and eat shrimp" and oyster for appetizers. I ordered fish and chips and my lady had the shrimp and clam pasta. We both ordered a lobster tail on the side....More

Thank Jose B
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We had a nice early evening at that bar. We were told by the bouncers it was okay to take our drink a step outside. 30min after, another drink in the hand, we did the same thing and another bouncer grabbed us, threw our drinks...More

1  Thank Maxime B
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This dark dive bar has been here for something like 60 years and it looks like it too. The building is run down and really just full of older locals whom have become accustomed to going there. It's fun to stop in but nothing to...More

Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 19 August 2016

You would not come here for a fine dining experience, but if you are after a great position right on the promenade at Hermosa Beach a few steps away from the pier then Mermaids Restaurant is a great pub/bar to chill out and watch the...More

Thank Wade B
Reviewed 12 August 2016

restaurant? I had drinks there... So I can’t write about the food... To have a beer: perfect... and your neighbor is the beach...

Thank maxizent
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
15:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254-3731
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hermosa Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 310-372-7071
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