Nearby points of interest

  1. Distance: 25.63mi
  1. Distance: 25.63mi

Nearby points of interest

  1. Distance: 25.63mi
  1. Distance: 25.63mi

About The Beach Club - St. Regis Bahia Beach Hotel

Discover the relaxing atmosphere of The Beach Club at the The St. Regis Bahia Beach Golf Club House, the favored destination for golfers looking for an exceptional dining experience after a long day on the course.

State Road 187 Km. 4.2
Rio Grande, PR 00745
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Puerto Rican

Hours of Operation:
Sundays to Thursdays 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fridays and Saturdays 11:30 am - 10:00 pm

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(787) 809-8049

Website:
http://www.stregisbahiabeach.com/molasses

Entertainment:
Sports

Executive Chef:
Gustavo Sanchez

Additional:
Entertainment, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, View, Wheelchair Access

The Beach Club - St. Regis Bahia Beach Hotel Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.0

service

4.3

ambience

4.3

value

3.6

Noise

Moderate

84% would recommend it to a friend

Great for Outdoor Dining (59)
Scenic View (40)
Fit for Foodies (35)
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Romantic (30)
Special Occasion (24)
Good for Groups (22)
Kid-friendly (15)
Great for Lunch (13)
Neighborhood Gem (11)
Great for Brunch (10)
Notable Wine List (9)
Hot Spot (8)
Vibrant Bar Scene (8)
Casual (6)
Waterfront (6)
Good for a Date (5)
Seasonal (4)
Good for Birthdays (3)
Creative Cuisine (3)
Fun (3)
Happy Hour (3)
Late-night Find (3)
Local Ingredients (3)
Quiet Conversation (3)
Good for Anniversaries (2)
Bar Seating (2)
Live Sports (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Worth the Drive (2)
Authentic (2)
Spicy (1)
Cozy (1)
Gluten Free Options (1)
Organic (1)
People Watching (1)
Quick Bite (1)
Business Meals (1)
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vip
 (Birmingham)·Dined on July 28, 2017

We came to this restaurant because Fern was closed and we had an awful experience with inroom dining. The food was just awful. The arugula salad was salty and gritty so we sent that back, the pasta had no flavor and no salt. It reminded me of airplane food to be honest. The filet mignon was not a filet but two thin slices of beef off a tenderloin that were extremely overcooked. After our waiter said he was sorry and offered a 15% discount we were still hungry and wanted dessert. We ordered the bread pudding and it was more like a slice of banana bread. Also they put a pumpernickel crouton on top! I can't believe such a fine resort would have such a terrible restaurant. I'm shocked!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on July 3, 2017

Go to Fern for dinner. Beach club ok for lunch but forget this place for dinner

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 (Washington DC)·Dined on May 27, 2017

My rib-eye is now the third best steak I have ever dined on. I'm 55 and love steaks. Interesting and very cool unique way of service. While we did have a specific server dedicated to us, everyone of the wait staff acted as though that was their role. The primary one took our drink order and appetizers, another actually took the main course. I never saw the bottom of my glass until I said stop.

Tags: Bar Seating, Good for Groups, Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Fun, Worth the Drive, People Watching, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Special Occasion, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Local Ingredients, Good for Birthdays, Casual, Seasonal, Business Meals, Quiet Conversation, Cozy, Waterfront
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on March 19, 2017

We arrived with low expectations because of poor reviews we had seen on line. It was even worse than we imagined. The food - cheeseburgers - were fine. The fries were tasty. But the service was slow and erratic. The low point was being told by the server that two different $40/$45 bottles of wine we asked for were sold out. When we complained to the manager he said they had plenty. Uninformed server or was she trying to up sell us? At a St Regis property I would not expect either. The resort is lovely but as another guest put it in our mutual golf cart ride back to the main hotel from dinner - you feel claustrophobic here because there are so few restaurants to choose from. You're captive so they can treat you however they please. Oh and did I mention the air conditioning dripping on my husband? I'd stick to the Vanderbilt in San Juan.

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on March 18, 2017

The scallop appetizer was one of the best scallop dishes I've ever had.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Casual
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vip
 (Austin)·Dined on March 15, 2017

This used to be a great restaurant! After they changed the name, something went wrong: the menu changed significantly (the menu on 'open table' is not updated as mid March) - basically there is nothing in the menu to order aside from salads as appetizers (salads which you could have at any other restaurant) or no more than 6-7 dishes as main course (again, nothing you could have at any other restaurant). The quality of the food was not quite good: we ordered grouper and was something wrong with the fish as was tasting really salty and definitely 'spent a lot of time in the freezer' before was served. In top of that the service was very slow - a lot of personnel / waitresses as it was hard to know who is serving what, but nobody seems 'to be in charge' with one table at a time.
Please do yourself a favor and avoid this restaurant as much as you can until they will bring it back to what used to be!

Tags: Waterfront, Scenic View
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vip
 (Dallas)·Dined on March 12, 2017

We started off by getting water very quickly, then about 5-10 minutes later we ordered 3 glasses of wine. After waiting 35 minutes our wine arrived at the table. Considering we ordered pretty quickly, it seems odd that we didn't have our food over and hour after arriving at the restaurant. After speaking to a manager, who was very polite, our food came quickly. The manager said he would remove one glass of wine from our check to makeup for the delays. After signing the check, which was our fault, we realized the glass of wine hasn't been removed. The waitress seemed very unconcerned with the horrible service. She was very nice, but this is hr worst service I have received from any restaurant in a very long time, much less for a restaurant which is part of the St. Regis.

Tags: Scenic View
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vip
 (Minneapolis)·Dined on February 23, 2017

Had a great tasty lunch with tuna and turkey sandwiches. Sandwiches and salads were very well done and reasonably priced compared to what we have paid at other places nearby for fair food. Great change of pace and beautiful property. Madeline's service was excellent and her recommendations were appreciated.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on February 19, 2017

Perfect in every way

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vip
 (Los Angeles)·Dined on February 15, 2017

Hector our server was great...very friendly

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on February 11, 2017

Had dinner at Beach Club with friends while on vacation. Food was generally good but extremely salty. Great vegetarian options and very attentive service.

Tags: Waterfront, Vibrant Bar Scene, Casual, Scenic View, Good for a Date, Good Vegetarian Options
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on January 29, 2017

Great, welcoming staff. Gorgeous views. Pristine restaurant. Inventive cuisine from rising star chef.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on January 28, 2017

Food was amazing. Service was very attentive and prompt. Beautiful atmosphere with both inside and outdoor dinning.

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vip
 (Detroit)·Dined on January 4, 2017

The beach club had great service and great food. Be ready to enjoy local Puerto Rico/Caribbean cuisine as the menu 100% focuses on this. I thought the Churrasco was one of the best I have ever had. The empanadas were very good as well, I would suggest pairing with Sriracha for an little extra flavor kick. The view of the ocean from the outdoor eating area is amazing. I would recommend you spray some bug spray if you are going to eat outside, not just here but anywhere at the St. Regis resort. The bugs are pretty active. Orlando was an amazing server and I highly suggest you ask for him. He is honest about what their best dishes are and was helpful to ensure we ordered the right amount of food - not too much and not too little. Give this place a try while are are at the St. Regis resort, it is great.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on December 24, 2016

Xmas dinner

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 18, 2016

The swordfish was delicious! We also split a salad which was great and my husband got the moofungo which was also delicious! We sat outside! The waiter and staff was super friendly and fun! Kid friendly!

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 23, 2016

We were staying at the St. Regis and came over from our room to the Golf Clubhouse to have dinner at Molasses. We opted for dishes under the Classic Criollo section of the menu; I had the the Sauteed Shrimp and my husband had the Mofongo as he wanted to try something that was a Puerto Rican specialty. Both dishes were very flavorful. We shared the Compressed Salad and it was good, not a very large portion but enough to give us both a taste of the salad and not fill us up too much before our main dish. The complimentary rolls with guava butter were also tasty. I will say that at the server's recommendation we tried the bread pudding dessert and neither of us liked it much. The pudding was hard and not warm as the description said it would be so perhaps that is why it didn't taste that good. Overall, still a great meal and next time we would try something else for dessert. :- )

Tags: Scenic View
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on August 27, 2016

My family had dinner here after a round of golf. The food was REALLY good, and the restaurant was fun, modern and hip.

Tags: Casual, Quick Bite, Live Sports, Scenic View, Fun, Creative Cuisine, Kid-friendly, Happy Hour
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on July 24, 2016

Service was superb. Food was good. In order for me to give 5 stars on food it has to a dish(es) that I would write home about. Scenery/ambiance was great. We split the ceviche for an app, it was really good. I had the mofongo with prawns, it was really good. My husband had the pan roasted chicken, he rated at mediocre. The bread pudding desert was ok and the key lime desert was too sweet. The coconut ice cream was amazing, I would definitely come back just for it.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Special Occasion, Scenic View
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 (Caribbean)·Dined on July 17, 2016

Mollasses was amazing. You can dine every night because the menu changes. Krismar and Orlando were amazing staff. Very educated on the menu, food, ingredients and tastes of the food. Guava butter outstanding. Highly recommended.

Tags: Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Hot Spot, Late-night Find, Romantic, Scenic View, Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Chicago)·Dined on July 1, 2016

We had a great dinner here! Ordered the herb shrimp, prawn mofongo and herb chicken. Everything was delicious! Music was a little too loud for my taste . The desserts were magnificent! My husband and daughter enjoyed the chocolate chip bread pudding while I had the de-constructed key lime pie with raspberry sorbet!

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vip
 (Houston)·Dined on June 17, 2016

Our food was wonderful!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on May 22, 2016

Great location, great food, excellent service. This is the second time dinning here and would come back again!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on April 17, 2016

We didn't stay at st Regis but ate here the last night of our trip. Everything on the menu sounded amazing and luckily we all chose different dishes. If I could have stolen the guava butter recipe I would have. The whole snapper was perfection.The only thing better than the food was the service. Our waitress was amazing and made sure dinner was an experience and not just service. If you have a chance, definitely go check out this beautiful venue.

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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on February 28, 2016

Overpriced for what you get but the service is so top notch, it's tough to complain.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on February 26, 2016

Beautiful location, great service and very good food. This is a place I'd love to see during daylight. Service was attentive, but not overbearing; recommendations for food and dinner drinks were on point. Food was very nicely done, if a bit under-seasoned. But you can add salt to your liking. The Molasses take on mofongo, as a typical Puerto Rican comfort dish, with ropa vieja was very nicely done.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Special Occasion
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vip
 (New Orleans)·Dined on February 22, 2016

Food was only just okay but I felt I was dining in a children's rec room with all the screaming kids. The tuna tartare was way overly salty. The whole fish was fried within an inch of its life and was virtually devoid of meat. The short ribs and cocktails were good though.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on December 19, 2015

We live in Chicago and used to live in NYC, and expect good food. Every time we visit San Juan, we eat at Molasses numerous times The Mofongo is the best we have ever had. My husband has dietary restrictions and the Chef always accommodates. The staff is also top notch. We absolutely love this place.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Kid-friendly, Scenic View
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on December 18, 2015

From the hostess to the bus boy everyone is extremely helpful and make sure you have everything you need. Food tastes great and was beautifully presented

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vip
 (Raleigh)·Dined on October 20, 2015

Excellent food, excellent cocktails, and excellent service

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vip
 (Caribbean)·Dined on September 17, 2015

It's always refreshing to indulge your palate here with the unique Puerto Rican flavor in the unique ambiance Bahia Beach has to offer. Highly recommended.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on September 14, 2015

Mofongo was delicious. But the donuts were out of this world! We will def be back next time in PR.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on August 3, 2015

Perfectly fresh experience- the menu choices, the outdoor breeze and the friendly nature of the staff. Can't wait to return.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Scenic View
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 (New York Area)·Dined on July 29, 2015

Food was great, about 70% of it, my grouper came with a slightly burnt crust and overall the dish was monotone with the tone being sweet, tuna was pretty but a little under seasoned and pork belly a little dry.

That out of the way, Calamari, Shrimp entree and desserts were outstanding. Dessert was a standout, lots of attention to detail and not easy to execute. Service was great, with the exception that the service staff made more noise than the guests in the dining room, which were very few.

They had salsa lessons going on outside, the view is incredible, get there early before sundown. Saw a lot of negative reviews online about this place, but they really did a nice job overall.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Romantic, Scenic View
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on July 24, 2015

Excellent food! Great service. Recently renovated beautifully. You can dress up or dress down. Highly recommend it!!!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups, Great for Brunch, Great for Outdoor Dining, Kid-friendly
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on February 25, 2015

There are only two options for dinner dining at the St.Regis resort and Molassas was an expensive disappointment. Nothing exceptional about the food.
It is always wonderful to eat outdoors but, our table was next to the fountain and it kept turning on and off. I'm sure they had their reasons for doing this but, it was quite distracting.

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 (Caribbean)·Dined on February 14, 2015

The environment was good as well as the service. The food was not bad but not outstanding. My swordfish needed more flavor but my mom's duck was perfectly done. My husband's meat was low in salt, and I am not a person requiring a lot of salt but just the right amount. I think is a good place to have a brunch or lunch. All the personell were very attentive.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Great for Lunch, Great for Outdoor Dining
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on February 1, 2015

The St. Regis bills this as "Creative Caribbean Cuisine". We ate there twice, the first on Superbowl night where there was a special of fish tacos which, although salty, were okay. My husband had something called crunchy grouper which he said was tasteless. On the second occasion I had a dish called mofongo and my husband had a steak he compared to shoe leather. This is not an inexpensive restaurant and the food should be much better. We discussed our experience with another couple and they also were not happy with the food so it isn't just us.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining
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 (Orlando)·Dined on November 27, 2014

We ate at Molasses on Thanksgiving (6 people) and everything was superb. The food, the wine and the service all outstanding. Special thanks to Chef Sanchez who visited our table. Also, Orlando is a great waiter, who seems to understand his customer perfectly.

The views from the restaurant are breathtaking.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Scenic View, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 17, 2014

This is one of my favorites. Food and atmosphere is fantastic. Keep up the good work.

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining
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