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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Call and get the schedule for when you are there. You’ll need to make reservations. I was told a day ahead but it was booked so call earlier. Fun time. Can order pizza in. Pizza is not that great but doable.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

Great little stop on the island for a quick ice pop or drink. While we did not use it for grabbing a glass of wine, some people can be seen leisurely sitting there in the evening relaxing and on certain days participating in bingo or...trivia games. This is right at the Marina so one can relax and watch boats come and go.More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

We stumbled across this neat hang out area after arriving on our boat. Taking the dog for a walk and after I snuck in the sail shop we sat on the patio and had ice cold beers watching the ferry and tugboats come and go....I enjoyed the chill vibe and was told they also offer take out pizza. I ordered a pizza to go one night and it was ok,nothing great unfortunately. I think next time well stick to the beer, wine and the view.More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

On the harbor- great place for boaters to get off for a drink beneath the trees. Beer, wine, fancy beverages- you get the picture.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

In addition to the other reviews about the drinks, sign up well in advance for evening Trivia or Bingo. It was a super fun way to spend an hour for our whole group - tweens, teens, parents, and grandparents. Not cheesy at all. Instead it...was so nice to sit on the marina with a drink and have the whole family totally engaged in same thing at the same time.More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Very relaxing outside area to visit. Small shop, beer, wine, popcorn and pizza available in the midst of the Harbour. Dog friendly with great staff!

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

There is something undefinable about the Will o' the wisp. Is it the setting or the music or the beer and wine selection? Maybe it's trivia might or the pizza being delivered. Maybe it's the opportunity to meet new or old friends and have a...good conversation. Whatever it is this is a place that has put together a great place to be. Period.More

Date of visit: August 2015
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Reviewed July 10, 2015

DoctorCompRhet offers another reader-oriented review: This little secret place is kitty-corner from the popular and problematic MoJo's restaurant, and if you're looking for a nice glass of wine or craft (or regular) beer, go here first. The drinks are dispensed from inside a cute little...store (also the sail shop, where you can arrange sailing or kayaking) with excellent clothing and other buys. Above the counter on a shelf are displayed all the wines and beers available. You order here and take your selections down to a terrific deck overlooking the harbor (with plentiful tables) where on some nights there is light live music or trivia night. Someone from the store will come down and do refill orders. The ambiance is great, the feeling is low-key, and the prices are really good. You can order pizza to be delivered but there's no food. There are specials every night of the week listed on a chalkboard--for example, craft beers for $3. Try the excellent pinot grigio or pinot noir, or have a Corona with lime or a local IPA. Thanks to Harper for offering an alternative to MoJo's very spotty food and service. Oh, and this place is dog-friendly, so bring your pooch.More

Date of visit: July 2015
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Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Best place to buy your own beverage and sit on the cool open air deck. Fun afternoon spot or just anytime. We go there daily when on the island. Drinks that kids and adults love! You can even order very good pizza! We have even...hung out there in the rain!More

Date of visit: June 2015
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Reviewed May 2, 2015

Cute spot and nice line of clothes and other items. You can sit on their porch on the harbor and order pizza from nearby restaurant. Really nice! And good pizza!

Date of visit: April 2015
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Reviewed August 5, 2013

You can only get beer and wine by the glass in this sail shop but the draw is the deck chairs by the harbor. This was our favorite place to wind down with a beer or glass of wine while we sat and watched the...boats and ferries in the harbor.More

Date of visit: July 2013
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Reviewed August 1, 2013

this was the best service I had on the Island- a cute little outdoor space where you goo into the store and order a variety of beer and wine-the young people that worked there were very nice and friendly--great place to sit at night on...the harborMore

Date of visit: July 2013
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Reviewed October 12, 2012 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our vusit! What a Lovely place! Great service. Watch the ferry come and go and just chillax with Luna the dog!

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Reviewed August 19, 2012

Found this little gem when traveling from the Bahamas to Washington DC via sailboat. Lots of fun for a drink and to people watch. Nice view of the water.

Date of visit: August 2012
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Reviewed August 9, 2012 via mobile

Sit by the harbor, drink a beer or wine and watch the ferry come and go and the sun set. A great place to wind down before or after dinner.

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Gosh.....I am not sure! I don't have any pets at the current time but many people bring theirs to the island. It is outdoor seating so maybe....
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  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5