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The Brass Pelican

2112 N New River Drive, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good6%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
28 Aug 2017
“Fun place to hang with local friends”
25 Jun 2017
“Cover charge ”
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American, Bar, Pub
2112 N New River Drive, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went for Taco Tuesday and a few cocktails. First went to this establishment in the late 80's and not a lot has changed. It is what it appears to be, a dive bar. Cindy, our bartender was attentive to our needs. She was the...More

Thank markanderson2017
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This was a fun place to go with our local friends. Ended up meeting other locals associated with the Erie PA area. Abby was a friendly and pleasant bartender that took good care of her customers. Nice place to start the evening before a crab...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Have had many good nights here. Unfortunate that they started charging a cover on the weekends. Won't be going back. Trailer bar has always been no charge.

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I went to the Brass Pelican for drinks and a free taco bar night. We got there around 5:00 p.m. and were the first one's there. We thought they may not be open but they open at noon each day. They have...More

1  Thank 304dons
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Great service and drink prices ! Live music, and pretty big party deck out back with cornhole and seating areas! We will be coming back!

Thank Skylar T
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Visited last night only to meet up with a friend and while my time with friends was great my experience with the bartender on duty, Champ was terrible. She came from the back and made eye contact and pointed at my empty white cup I...More

2  Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Had a great time at brass pelican great local dive bar good place to watch football games good staff and atmosphere If you have never been there I recommend you stop in

1  Thank gessjk
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

A go too every year when visiting. Good local bar. Cheap drinks, pool table, and some TVs. Bartender was friendly. Bathroom needed some cleaning, but other than that, a good stop for a cold one

2  Thank travelman1979_10
Reviewed 12 June 2015

The Brass is the best dive bar on Topsail. A friendly bar without pretense where everyone is welcome. Owned by a great family that provides year-round service. They have a nice selection of draft beers, the best on the island, with a focus on North...More

1  Thank WrestlingTerp
Reviewed 30 September 2014

It's Bad... Really Bad. We stayed 2 weeks in North Topsail Beach and went pretty much to every single Bar/Restaurant/Entertainment place on the Beach Strip. This is the ONLY place where the staff did not shows an ounce of Interest is us being custommers in...More

3  Thank Kevin C
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American, Bar, Pub
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  • Address: 2112 N New River Drive, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
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