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Mountain Top

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Address: 00801, St. Thomas
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This cafeteria and bar claims not only spectacular views from its 1,500...

This cafeteria and bar claims not only spectacular views from its 1,500 feet perch on the summit of St. Peter Mountain, but is the inventor of the famous banana daiquiri.

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Home of the World Famous Banana Daiquiri ---- but mainly a giant giftshop

You have to try the Banana Daiquiri. It was AMAZING!!!!! There are some beautiful views. I would loved it if you could have sat on the balcony and looked at the views for a while... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Birmingham, Alabama
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Oakland, New Jersey
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really not worth the taxi fare. Just tee shirts , some trinkets and rum. Mountain Top was part of a 2 hr taxi tour we took . After 5 minutes we asked our driver ( who by the way was wonderful Ira Smith I recommend him ) to get us outta here . Spend your time somewhere else not here... More 

Thank Ron L
Muskegon, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We tried three times to find this place on our own driving before we finally found it, but every taxi driver on the island knows right where it is. It is at the highest point on the island and has the best view of Magens Bay ever. In short, it is a huge gift shop which I loved! Prices are... More 

Thank Allen B
Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This stop was included in a shore excursion we took through Princess cruises. While I enjoyed the tour, this stop was the most disappointing. It's a huge gift shop located at the altitude of 1500 ft, with a wonderful view. It was the typical gift shop stuff-bunch of t-shirts and stupid souvenirs, some jewelry, liquor, and a bar. We were... More 

Thank kimlovesfl
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great view of Magen's bay. Banana daquaries were good but not best. Other than that, just a large gift shop. Glad we were able to drive there ourselves as any paid tour to visit not likely worth it. Equally many other great places with views

Thank Tim G
Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You have to try the Banana Daiquiri. It was AMAZING!!!!! There are some beautiful views. I would loved it if you could have sat on the balcony and looked at the views for a while, but it is more of a stand and look out. Other than that, it is a huge gift shop. Some people said the prices were... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You can get the best banana daiquiri you will ever have have in your life! Lots of souvenirs of every kind. Now the challenge is getting here if you are driving yourself. But hey, it's vacation. Get lost. Experience something new! Fabulous view and great welcoming staff.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The gift shop may have the most reasonable prices on the island. They have a large variety if items from clothing to rings. Some snack foods and drinks. The banana daiquiri was very tasty. There is a nice view from the balcony. The balcony is not a sit and relax type balcony. It is a stand and look at the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning views of the BVIs and the best drink of my holiday. Banana daquiris probably from authentic recipe. Not the usual simple frozen concoction. Slightly more pricey but worth it. Enjoy your drink as you enjoy stunning views of Magens bay and surrounding islands.

Thank Mrandmrsholidays
Lawrenceburg, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been coming to Mountain Top to buy my "island trip Tshirt" since I was born in 1974! Generously included in any "two hour tour" by island taxi's if you take them. Must do: Banana Daiquiri at the bar!

Thank karinedch
omaha, ne
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrifying ride up to the place, got there just before closing. So basically, it's a glorified gift shop. But the view is spectacular and the $11 banana daiquiri is delicious. You're on vacation, why not?

Thank mcarollo13

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