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Topper's

120 Wauwinet Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-4213
+1 508-228-8768
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average12%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
DETAILS
120 Wauwinet Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-4213
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

I had the pleasure of having a most memorable lunch at Toppers. The food was all around wonderful. Execution & presentation of each dish served, was excellent & well noted. The grounds are magnificent & well maintained. Our dining experience was perfect. We had the...More

Thank Dean D
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Dean D, Thank you for taking the time to share the memories of your TOPPER'S experience. We truly appreciate hearing from you and hope we will see you back again at The Wauwinet. We will be closing for the 2016 season on October 30th...More

Reviewed 5 October 2016

Had two breakfasts and one Dinner at Toppers, They were the best by far. Eating out on the deck is casual and elegant at the same time. The food was great and the staff very attentive.More

Thank John C
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear John C, Thank you so much for joining us for your meals at TOPPER'S. We truly appreciate you taking the time to share your experience and hope we will see you for another stay in the near future. TOPPER's and The Wauwinet will be...More

Reviewed 1 October 2016

We heard this was the best restaurant in Nantucket, and we concur. Great food, great atmosphere, great views, great service. The prices are pretty high, but the overall experience/food/service is well worth the money. I would highly recommend this restaurant!More

Thank Robert S
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Robert S, A big thank you to you for taking the time to share your review with the readers of Trip Advisor. I always make certain to read through all of our reviews with our team at TOPPER'S so I can assure you we...More

Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic lobster roll out on their patio in the warm September sunshine! Bliss! Took the 1-hour Wauwinet boat ride from The White Elephant (walking distance from downtown) across the Sound... and then back after lunch. What a wonderful adventure!More

Thank SpiritSkye
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear SpiritSkye, Thank you so much for your review. We truly appreciate you taking the time to share your experience at TOPPER'S. The Wauwinet Lady (Boat Shuttle) has ended for the 2016 season, but we will certainly be up and running again late June of...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Topper's is in about the most picturesque lunch venue I've ever been to. It exudes the charm of Nantucket! Service was good and prices sky high as you might expect. The food quality was however inconsistent. Wine list good and extensive but overpriced. I will...More

Thank Clovernookwilly
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Clovernookwilly, Thank you for sharing your experience at TOPPER'S with us here on Trip Advisor. We are so glad you enjoyed the property and this setting that our beautiful island can provide us. We strive to offer a casual menu all day that can...More

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The service, the food and the presentation are without equal. This restaurant is elegant. I don't know how but they make the best martinis I have ever had, cold and delicious. The food is just artistic. When you dine here you have reached the top.More

Thank Emelen1
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Emelen1, Thank you for taking the time to share a review with us here on Trip Advisor. Sounds like you had a lovely and memorable experience with us and we can only hope to replicate it next time you dine. Please come and see...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

We had the good luck to be staying at the Wauwinet and so ate at Topper's a few nights in a row. I quickly learned what I liked the best--to start with the local oysters and then have the halibut, the oysters with a glass...More

Thank Portia1125
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Portia, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. I am so glad to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us at TOPPER'S and The Wauwinet. We look forward to your next visit and hope you...More

Reviewed 27 August 2016

Stunning old world charm. We sat at the table closest to the water. I ordered the lobster omelet which was delicious. This hotel is located right on the water with wicker lounge chairs to rest on. Service was outstanding. We would definitely visit again.This was...More

Thank traveler46311
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We have been here as a treat yearly or more for a long time. Brought some business friends for a one of a kind experience during their first trip to Nantucket. Came over on the harbor launch. Food was fine. The issue was service. Rushed....More

1  Thank Jeff O
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Jeff O, Thank you for taking the time to reach out to us here on Trip Advisor. As I read your review I can't help but feel terrible that you felt rushed and that we lacked luster. Your comments are certainly not an experience...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

A very nice fine dining experience. We ate outside on the deck on a beautiful summer's evening. The food was good and while expensive not outrageous. Great for a romantic dinner.More

Thank nodrama1
Jennifer H, Manager at Topper's, responded to this review

Dear Nodrama1, Thank you so much for sharing your review with us on Trip Advisor. We truly appreciate you taking the time to comment. We have certainly lucked out this season and been able to host many many lovely sunsets. Which I certainly cannot take...More

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Ira C
What is the dress code? We plan to be there for a weekday evening dinner......
12 September 2015|
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Response from Amelia C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ira, I suggest that you dress in business casual. A female could definitely get away with dark (dressy) jeans and a nice top. For dinner, I suggest khakis and a button down for a male with nice shoes (no jacket... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Wauwinet Rd, Nantucket, MA 02554-4213
  • Public Transportation: Nantucket Town is nine miles from The Wauwinet. The inn provides complimentary jitney service 12 times daily from 9 AM to 11 PM. We pick up from the Information Bureau on Federal Street, we also pick up from the White Elephant Hotel from 6.00pm-8.00pm on the hour.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-8768
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