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Topper's By The Sea

6 Billy Folly Road | Flamingo Beach Resort, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 Billy Folly Road | Flamingo Beach Resort, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Comfortable establishment. Service was very good. Say hi to pinky the cat. Cold beer I recommend for a hearty meal. Whiskey Carrots were great with ribs and mashed potatoes. Will visit again.

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Seriously, this place feels like a pub away from home. Love the staff, the owners Topper and Melanie are divine people, the regulars are a hoot, and there is always something fun going on at nights. The rhum has been my absolute favorite thing to...More

Thank PandorasInk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here is reasonably good. However, the music can be awful and loud. This restaurant is popular with locals and visitors so it is always crowded.

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here the first night we got into Flamingo bay. We both wanted a salad and ordered the shrimp salad. Shrimp was awesome. The lettuce was just run of the mill iceberg and the pineapple tasted like it came out of a can. Kinda...More

Thank Kirk J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few beers during happy hour was disrupted by drunk guest. I had to leave. I also noted the annoying beep of a smoke alarm in the bar, the 9VDC battery likely needed to be changed.

Thank bfblake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife, two children, friends and I ate dinner here during our vacation in April 2017. Topper's By The Sea is the old name. The new name is Pelican Beach Grill. I had a salad and eggplant parmigiana. The others enjoyed their food. The service...More

Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just in for a beverage and light meal to share. Drink prices a bit steep but to be expected at a resort bar, however full of island flavor. Surprisingly ordered their fish 'n chips and glad we did. The grouper was very lightly breaded to...More

Thank Ray G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here twice during the last weeks and while the first visit would have qualified for 4 stars the last visit would have been only a two star so overall I guess 3 stars are accurate. My boyfriend had ordered both times the...More

Thank sternpetra8448
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We had breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and tons of drinks at Topper's while staying at Flamingo. The best experience by far was when Alfredo showed up to play the guitar one night. Alfredo was shockingly good on the guitar and performed songs like Hotel California and...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is now called The Pelican Grill and is right at Flamingo Beach Resort. You can sit at the bar or tables and the view is superb !! We enjoyed the breakfasts and mimosas , lunch , happy hour and of course the fun activities...More

Thank Sue M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is it family friendly, we are traveling with a 10 year old and staying at the Flamingo Resort?
8 January 2017|
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Response from tropicalgirlsxm | Property representative |
Yes, the restaurant is family friendly. This restaurant has recently changed management and is now called Pelican Beach Grill.
Mike P
Where do you park?
25 August 2016|
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Response from Rhonda C | Reviewed this property |
We just walked from our resort Simpson Bay Resort. I think there is parking with the resort for visitors to park there
Kool vibes restaurant on the beach front
30 December 2014|
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Response from tropicalgirlsxm | Property representative |
I am not sure what Kool Vibes is. We have a second restaurant on the beach front in Pelican Key called Topper's by the Sea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Billy Folly Road | Flamingo Beach Resort, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
  • Location: Caribbean  >  St. Maarten-St. Martin  >  Sint Maarten  >  Simpson Bay
  • Phone Number: 15446002
  • E-mail
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