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Address: Northeastern end of island, Nantucket, MA
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Lunch at Toppers offers incredible views of the water.

We had lunch at Toppers yesterday on their enclosed and heated porch. The food was very good, the staff very attentive, but the ocean views are why you would want to go here.

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 1, 2015
Kemurphy
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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

We had lunch at Toppers yesterday on their enclosed and heated porch. The food was very good, the staff very attentive, but the ocean views are why you would want to go here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We had a wonderful lunch on a summer-like September day with friends. The service was excellent, and our lunch was very nice, followed by a walk out towards the water looking back into town. One of the prettiest locations on the Island a few miles out of town and well worth the drive for the peace and quiet.

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Thank George H
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

A place of romance to remember while taking their vows, a special place for wedding and any romantic parties, that will be cherished for a long time.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

As all Nantucket beaches, this one is not well maintained, However, the panorama compensates for this, as long as you do not try to swim.

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We tried to go on Wauwinet, but didn't have 4WD so ended up driving down Pocomo rd to the end. Such a relaxing beach, not many people and a beautiful sandbar you can set your chair in, break out your book and feel like your living Zach Brown's "toes". Nice if you're looking for low-key, family friendly area.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

wonderful place. first class resort. Good old fashioned American service at its best! We had connecting rooms as staying with children, lovely spacious room, great facilities, mini bar very reasonable, which was a nice surprise! Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here, close to Chatham, which was very pretty. Staff were great, impeccable service. Good food, great atmosphere! Will return.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is an amazing slice of Nantucket and priced accordingly. If you are worried at all about budget skip this hotel and look elsewhere. But if you are in a position to splurge, everything about the Wauwinet is Nantucket perfect. Great spa. Excellent restaurant (although service when we were there - early in the season - was a bit uneven),... More 

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Thank JackMV
Norwalk, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Very beautiful setting but a hike to get there. We went to Toppers, which we thought would be a casual restaurant on the beach...it was extremely formal and pricey. Very nice if that's what you want, we just didn't expect that...

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

One of the finest meals I have ever had. Service was impeccable and food divine, very old world, sat in the main dinning room and had drinks out doors with the gorgeous water view. Will sit in garden patio next time, ties with Chanticlear for best ACK fine dining

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Nantucket, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I love going to the Wauwinet for lunch or diner. The atmosphere is so relaxing enhanced by the food. The oysters are local and to die for! Briney with a lingering sweetness.

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