The Mermaid is a traditional Ale House and Real Cider and Perry Pub of the Year for Herts. It also specialises in Belgian Beers. It is an intimate and friendly venue ideal for small bands and acoustic acts.
With one of the few remaining freehouse ‘bare-boards’ in St Albans, customers are welcomed by the award winning Oakham Citra and five regularly changing ales, around 15 ciders and a range of Belgian beers. Herts CAMRA Cider Pub of the Year in 2013, 2014, 2015 & 2016.
Also hosts darts nights and Bank Holiday quizzes, with events in the rear garden during the spring/summer. Two covered areas in the rear garden.
The Mermaid holds at least two beer festivals a year and an annual 50+ cider & perry festival.