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  • 5/5 Jason W. 3 years ago on Google
    Nice Lunch Spot (probably even better for dinner). We were looking for a decent meal and we found a beautiful restaurant with a stunning view. We ordered the fish and chips plus a fish taco. Both were good and the local beer on draught was ice cold. Waitstaff was kind and courteous. Before we left owner came by to say hello and thank us. It's was a nice touch to a good meal.
    8 people found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Melanie G. 4 years ago on Google • 14 reviews
    What a TOP discovery in Tongatapu main island! This roof top restaurant could have a clearer or light up sign at the bottom of the building therefore don’t miss it when looking for it! Once you exit the lift, you could be mistaken to be in Singapore seen how slick and tastefully decorated the place is! Anyone can tell that the owners have put a lot of effort into bringing to this town what it was missing, an amazing view point! We ordered the ribs and the tuna special, both were delicious, well served and well cooked! The staff is very attentive and served us some chilled beers and a delicious Moscow mule cocktail! The Top gives you what it advertises and the owners should be very proud of what they have achieved! We will absolutely come back... and you should go and discover
    5 people found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 HENTHORNE 1 year ago on Google • 410 reviews
    It is always delightful to have a nice meal in a place that's a little foreign to you. My first trip to Tonga and I was fortunate to come upon this restaurant. Located on the third floor of a downtown building The view is nice but the breeze is even better. Service was attentive, food was excellent, but the owners ...Bob and Victoria.. really wrap up the package. Delightful all on all aspects. Highly recommend.
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Haley B. 4 years ago on Google
    We have been to The TOP 4 times since it has opened and every time has been a delightful experience. We’re in love with the view and the food (especially the molten chocolate lava cake, flatbread, and shrimp scampi!!) The staff is very attentive and friendly and the owners, Bob and Victoria, go out of their way to ensure your experience is special. We came for a honeymoon dinner and were treated like royalty. This is hospitality at its best. 11/10 recommend!!!
    4 people found this review helpful 👍

  • 4/5 Samuel M. 1 year ago on Google • 14 reviews
    Atmosphere is great. Music is nice if u like country n oldies. I order lamb shank. Not like it that much. Not tasty. I give 4 stars for the environment as we came on a group, not for the food.
    3 people found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Ngana A. 2 years ago on Google
    Awesome place. This is a must go restaurant because this is where quality meets authenticity American food. Being in this place you'll forget where you're at. You'll think you're back in the States somewhere, and food is excellent. I highly recommend this place to everyone including the locals that wants to experience something different. Don't be afraid to try anything on the menu because everything is delicious.
    3 people found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Harmony S. 4 years ago on Google
    Good food and even better service. Had the vegetarian burrito which was delicious. Nice view, would go back.
    2 people found this review helpful 👍

  • 4/5 Laura Caton G. 1 year ago on Google • 72 reviews
    Beautiful restaurant, open air overlooking the city. They weathered the multiple challenges of COVID, a cyclone, a volcanic eruption, and a Tsunami. The owners are an expat couple who were absolutely delightful. Service was the only issue as they are understaffed, but they tell you this upfront and try to limit to reservations to ensure quality. But they accommodated our party and we didn't mind the wait. The drinks were pricy but very good. Mixology in Tonga!
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 1/5 Michael D. 8 months ago on Google • 12 reviews
    The atmosphere was wonderful but it took over 2 hours to get food. My group was the first group in and it felt as if the staff forgot about us. We asked several times about the food and no one could give us an answer. When the food finally reached it was not worth the wait. It was bland. I can't see how this is the top rated restaurant on this Island. They definitely need help in the kitchen and the drinks were coming in slow as well. I am disappointed. I expected more from the top rated restaurant.
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Bels T. 1 year ago on Google • 10 reviews
    Wonderful ambience. Great food. Quite pricey but ur paying for the experience too! The waiters are quiet standoff-ish but the owners personally checks up on every table. Lovely guy, met him in the elevator and he welcomed us inside! Lovely view of the sunset. Was shocked to pass the Princess of Tonga on our way out.
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Emily B. 4 years ago on Google
    Great food, great service and a view to die for. Whether it’s a quick bite to eat, or your looking for a place to hang out for an arvo, with a nice glass/ bottle of wine. The Top will not disappoint. Hopefully more contracts will bring us back this way. See you again ( hopefully soon) Bob ❤️🚢🍷
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Rhys F. 4 years ago on Google
    Excellent food taste, and it's a real privilege getting to meet and talk to the chef/owners. If you only get mains, the food portion is on the smaller side, but would make for a nice 3 course meal. I've been back here more than once as it serves as an excellent venue for a formal occasion. The kava tea they serve here is also excellent
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 1/5 Semisi F. 1 year ago on Google • 7 reviews
    The overall experience was terrible. The food was horrible. Limited wine selection and the services provided by staff were horrible. The restaurant owner was fast to throw me under the bus when I put up on Facebook that my experience was not so good. Victoria the owner wrote me at her defense that I was merely in mean spirited downgraded her restaurant. I would not recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for fine dining. The wine was horrible, and again at her defense they could not find good wine selections. For a restaurant this magnitude, they should be getting their wines from New Zealand and stock up. There was only one bottle of Sauvignon Blanc and when we ordered it, they gave it already to another table. We then ordered Pinot Grigio, and this bottle was tasteless and seemed very old. The quality of food was again disgusting. Lamb was ordered without the sauce or gravy (whatever they called it) -- request was to put sauce or gravy on the side. When they were asked to take them away, the plate was returned stating (by the chef) that the lamb was actually slow cooked in the gravy. There was beef salad, and the meat was so hard. There were other issues with the food and so I will end it there. Overall, it was definitely a horrific experience. Please owners, try to be proactive and up your game. I had traveled the world and had enjoyed numerous top-notch restaurants.
    1 person found this review helpful 👍

  • 5/5 Nic S. 1 year ago on Google • 86 reviews
    Great food enjoyed the ribs . The owners gave a good passion for their food

  • 5/5 James H. 1 year ago on Google • 81 reviews
    Fantastic food, service and view. Excellent bar and selection of wines. Very personal touch with the owners visiting every table. All at very reasonable prices and they take credit cards. We were delighted!

  • 3/5 Philip G. 8 months ago on Google • 10 reviews
    + atmosphere very nice up there + food tasted really good - tofu, vegetables and rice tasted delicious, but it was a very small portion - beans-burger tasted as it was grilled on the meat-grill. For vegetarians, that‘s a no go

  • 5/5 Laura T. 1 year ago on Google
    Great ambience, great food! My only 2 wishes: do blended drinks, and more authentic Tongan gourmet menu options.

  • 5/5 Kate S. 1 year ago on Google
    Beautiful setting, delicious food and friendly staff. A few vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options

  • 2/5 Tupou V. 1 year ago on Google
    Food was nice but took 2hours, beautiful atmosphere

  • 5/5 Jonathon K. 1 year ago on Google
    Excellent location with a beautiful outlook. Food was very good. Definitely one to recommend in Nuku’alofa

  • 5/5 Ben A. 1 year ago on Google
    Friendly staff, great views, will return

  • 5/5 Salim A. 4 years ago on Google
    Fantastic service and great food.

  • 5/5 jan k. 4 years ago on Google
    The most attentive service we had in Tonga, and solid food. Would recommend.

  • 5/5 Chantelle G. 4 years ago on Google
    Excellent food and service!


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    • ✓️ Takeout
    • ✓️ Outdoor seating

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