Crystal Coast, NC, Guide and Information

Offering the best of Eastern North Carolina.

About Crystal Coast

Discover the Crystal Coast, a 30-mile stretch of North Carolina coastline that begins at the Cape Lookout Lighthouse and includes the barrier island communities of Atlantic Beach, Pine Knoll Shores, Salter Path, Indian Beach, and Emerald Isle. Let the Crystal Coast Discovery Map help you plan your trip and show the way to all the must-see destinations in the area, from historic sites to scuba diving. New Bern, Beaufort, Morehead City, and Swansboro offer history, museums, dining, beaches, shopping, fishing, lodging, and family fun!

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252-649-0284

A beautiful beach front resort in Atlantic Beach, NC with direct beach access. A great place to bring family and make…

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  • (252) 247-0906
  • 1904 E Fort Macon Rd Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512
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We are a locally owned and operated Ice Cream shop located in beautiful Atlantic Beach, NC. At AB Ice Cream Shoppe, we pride ourselves on giving you…

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  • (252) 648-8324
  • 1010 W Fort Macon Rd Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512
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We love thrills, and we expect nothing short of exhilarating. We at AB Watersports share our customers' passion for water sports and the outdoors,

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  • (252) 422-0520
  • 612 Atlantic Beach Cswy Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512
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Serves American cuisine with southern flair, seafood, and sushi, overlooking Bogue Sound. Karaoke every Thursday starting at 9:00pm.

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  • (252) 247-6222
  • 703 E Fort Macon Rd Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512
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Atlantic Beach Seafood & Fresh market offers a a wide variety of fresh seafood, ready-made meals, olive oil, side…

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  • (252) 247-2430
  • 415 Atlantic Beach Cswy Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512
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Welcome to Atlantic Breeze Storm Shutters ... your complete source for a wide variety of storm shutters and awnings designed to protect, beautify, and…

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  • (252) 727-9040
  • 3906A Arendell St Morehead City, NC, 28557
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We are the premier oceanfront hotel on the Crystal Coast that accepts pets in most of our units.
Most of our units are suites with efficiency kitchens…

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  • (252) 726-5168
  • 123 Salter Path Rd Pine Knoll Shores NC 28512
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Welcome to Baker's Kitchen! We are a local, family owned Restaurant in historic downtown New Bern, North Carolina!…

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  • (252) 637-0304
  • 237 Middle Street New Bern NC
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We are located in the Bear Plaza on Middle Street. Stop by for gourmet fudge, real ice cream, truffles, pralines and specialty drinks!

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  • (252) 636-1360
  • 236 Middle Street New Bern NC
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Welcome to the Beaufort Historic Site, set in the quaint seaport village of Beaufort, North Carolina.

Beaufort, North Carolina's third oldest town…

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  • (252) 728-5225
  • 130 Turner Street
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Beaufort Olive Oil Company is a specialty retail company with four locations -- Beaufort, Morehead City, Swansboro, & Emerald Isle -- along North…

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We specialize in extra virgin olive oils, balsamic vinegars, gourmet & flavored salts, in addition to numerous artisanal and local culinary…

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Beaufort Pet Provisions, Incorporated offers wholesome, healthy pet food, treats and quality pet products for dogs and cats.

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  • (252) 838-9286
  • 129 Turner St Beaufort, NC, 28516
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Jump aboard the pirate ship "REVENGE" at 600 Front Street in Beaufort, North Carolina. Our interactive voyages offer fun and adventure for families…

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Marina providing boat slips and boat lifts for lease. Just three blocks from Front Street, Beaufort Yacht Basin features floating docks, 30/50amp…

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  • (252) 504-3625
  • 103 Cedar Street Beaufort, NC 28516
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Want to have your Ben & Jerry's ice cream the way it was originally intended? Head into our locally owned and operated Emerald Isle and Jacksonville…

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  • (252) 354-8448
  • 8204 Emerald Dr, Unit 2 Emerald Isle, North Carolina
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Located in downtown Swansboro, the Candy Edventure is the Ultimate Sweet Experience. Featuring a fun environment with every kind of sweet to satisfy…

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  • (910) 708-1269
  • 101 W Church Street Unit 3 Swansboro, NC, 28584
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Here at Capt. Stacy Fishing Center, we love fishing and we love teaching people how to fish. Based out of Atlantic Beach, NC, we proudly offer deep…

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  • 252 726 4675
  • 416 Atlantic Beach Causeway Atlantic Beach NC
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Carolina Creations is owned by artists Janet and Michael Francoeur. We sell our work and the work of over 300 well known artists and craftsmen. Our…

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  • (252) 633-4369
  • 317 Pollock St New Bern, NC 28560
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The Channel Marker Restaurant offers delicious cuisine to please the palate and beautiful views to pleasure the mind. Diners are welcomed by land or…

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  • (252) 247-2344
  • 718 Atlantic Beach Cswy Atlantic Beach NC
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Focusing on providing guests with a great dining experience is what we do. Using some of the best ingredients from local providers, Circa 81 takes…

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  • (252) 648-8300
  • 4650 Arendell St Morehead City, NC
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Coastal Carolina Regional Airport has served eastern North Carolina’s Crystal Coast region for over 80 years – offering flights to…

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  • 252 638 8591
  • 200 Terminal Drive New Bern NC
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Sail on the #1 Cruise & Tour Boat
The Crystal Coast Lady is the largest and most comfortable cruise in the area, with a fully enclosed top deck, a…

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Restaurant and mobile food truck serving chef inspired tacos and burritos.

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  • (252) 499-9677
  • 4135 Arendell Street Morehead City NC
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  • 252 649 0284
  • PO Box 14482 New Bern, NC 28561

Book your stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel New Bern - Riverfront, where a friendly staff member is waiting to greet you with a freshly baked…

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Stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Atlantic Beach Oceanfront hotel in North Carolina and experience a tranquil…

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Authentic Mexican Dining! Three Locations in Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle & Morehead City!

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  • (252) 354-1120
  • 8802 Reed Dr Emerald Isle, NC, 28594
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Fairfield Harbour is a gated, residential resort community located across the Neuse River from historic New Bern, North Carolina. Home to over 1500…

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Fine Art at Baxters Gallery offers a wide range of art by regionally and nationally recognized artist. ArtWorks features original paintings as well as…

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  • (252) 634-9002
  • 323 Pollock St New Bern, NC, 28560
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Premium stoneware customized Growlers, handmade to your favorite design. Choose the handle type, color and design of your Growler. Take all your

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Premium stoneware customized Growlers, handmade to your favorite design. Choose the handle type, color and design of your Growler. Take all your

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Feeling hungry for some good ol' Southern breakfast and lunch in laid-back, downtown Morehead City? Look no further, grumps! Formerly known to locals…

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  • (252) 726-5100
  • 907 Arendell St Morehead City, NC, 28557
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Welcome to the Hanna House Bed and Breakfast. Recently renovated and furnished in the finest antiques and oriental carpets, the Rudolph Ulrich House…

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We are committed to offering a wide selection of hats, bags, apparel and accessories that can be personalized so we can make your gift a very special…

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  • (252) 838-0059
  • 437 Front St Beaufort, NC, 28516
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The museum’s Watercraft Center sits on Taylor’s Creek, across from the North Carolina Maritime Museum. Today, locals, visitors and boaters alike are

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  • (252) 728-7317
  • 315 Front St Beaufort, NC, 28516
  • View Harvey W. Smith Watercraft Center location on the Map

Positioned among charming beach communities and just moments from the beautiful Crystal Coast, our hotel's property is…

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We offer large RV sites, upscale amenities, over 15 miles of bike paths, and direct access to the North Carolina’s…

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  • 252 354 2250
  • 9102 Coast Guard Rd Emerald Isle, NC
  • View Holiday Trav-L-Park Resort for Camping location on the Map

Open year-round. Let our local guide entertain you with fascinating details, historical narratives and true stories that make up Beaufort’s rich…

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  • (252) 648-1011
  • 400 Front St Beaufort, NC, 28516
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Our waterfront location in the middle of the historic district is perfect for a truly relaxing stay. Within easy walking distance…

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  • 252-728-3600
  • 601 Front Street Beaufort NC
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Reserve the beautiful outdoor garden for weddings, corporate functions, private parties or ticketed fundraisers

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  • (252) 626-7673
  • 228 Craven St New Bern, NC, 28560
  • View Isaac Taylor Garden - Greater Good Gallery location on the Map
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Let the welcoming folks at Island Essentials - "A Linen & Leisure Supply Company" - simplify your coastal experience. From classic "shore things" like…

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  • (252) 354-8887
  • 208 Bogue Inlet Dr Emerald Isle, NC, 28594
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The ONLY Ferry authorized by National Park Service to drop off at Cape Lookout Lighthouse and Shackleford Banks.

Our ferries will take you to Cape…

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  • 252 728 7433
  • 600 Front Street Beaufort, NC
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Island Inn is located in the heart of Atlantic Beach, near local restaurants and only two short blocks from the beach! Call (252)726-3780 to make your…

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  • (252) 726-3780
  • 215 West Fort Macon Rd
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Serving fresh battered foods from the sea plus burgers, fries and local favorites.     

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Unique men's clothing, accessories and gifts

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  • (252) 499-9872
  • 1101 Arendell Street Morehead City NC 28557
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OBX's Kitty Hawk Kites brings a new location to the SOBX in Beaufort, NC with two retail locations, Hang Gliding school, and watersports. Experience…

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Enjoy an uplifting and encouraging atmosphere with beautiful pictures, great Christian music, and gifts that inspire. Thanking God for His…

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  • (252) 726-7370
  • 4737 Arendell St Morehead City, NC, 28557
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MJ's offers a wide selection of seafood dishes all prepared with a touch of that tasty Maryland spice.  Our signature crabcakes…

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When you’re looking for fun and a great family-friendly atmosphere in Cape Carteret, head to Mac Daddy’s! With 24 lanes of the coolest bowling around…

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  • (252) 393-6565
  • 130 Golfin Dolphin Dr Cape Carteret, NC
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Founded in 1898, Mitchell Hardware is an authentic "turn-of-the-last-century" hardware store, proudly serving historic New Bern, NC and the…

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  • (252) 638-4261
  • 215 Craven Street New Bern NC
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Morehead City Ferry Service provides ferry trips and tours to Bird Shoal, Carrot Island, Sand Dollar Island, Party Island, and Sugarloaf Island.

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The Morehead City Marlins are a member of the Coastal Plain League, the nation’s hottest summer collegiate baseball league. Celebrating its 18th…

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From the mountains to the sea… Feel the spray of a mountain waterfall. Watch river otters play. Touch a stingray. Look a shark in the eye. Explore…

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  • (252) 247-4003
  • 1 Roosevelt Blvd Pine Knoll Shores, NC
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The N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort reflects coastal life and interprets lighthouses and lifesaving stations, the seafood industry, motorboats, and…

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  • 252 7287317
  • 315 Front Street Beaufort, NC
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It's a fun little department store for your waterfront lifestyle. Shoes, clothing, wine, jewelry, cards, & more fill the historic foundry building.

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  • (252) 514-2553
  • 202A Craven Street New Bern, NC, 28560
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The New Bern Grand Marina Yacht Club is now offering boat slips for sale with a wealth of amenities and services; just a short walk down the docks to…

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Our professional guides will recount the fascinating details of this former royal capital of North Carolina and will leave your enchanted by the…

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Escape to historical Beaufort North Carolina. Stay at our Premier Bed and Breakfast. We are located 1/2 block from downtown and the yacht harbor.

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Everything here is fresh and inviting - the food, the drinks - even the view. Not only will you receive friendly service and exceptional food and…

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  • (252) 514-0033
  • 100 Pollock St New Bern, NC, 28560
  • View Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant location on the Map

We are a coastal outdoor store specializing in in-shore/ near-shore fishing and kayaking. Here at Pogie's, you'll find a knowledgeable staff who are…

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Handmade Furniture, Gifts, Historical & Nautical Artifacts.

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  • (252) 671-0020
  • 131 North Front Street Swansboro NC
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Portside Marina is the Carolinas’ best kept secret with deep water slips and dockage for vessels up to 125 feet. We also offer…

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Located at 909 B Arendell Street, The Promise' Land Market is your friendly shop with the largest craft beer and wine selection in downtown Morehead…

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  • (252) 222-0422
  • 909B Arendell Street Morehead City, NC, 28557
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At Ribeyes Steakhouse, we keep it simple. The wait staff comes to the table to take your drink order and the cook comes to take your food order. The…

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  • (252) 728-6105, (252) 728-6105
  • 313 Pollock St, New Bern, NC
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At Ribeyes Steakhouse, we keep it simple. The wait staff comes to the table to take your drink order and the cook comes to take your food order. The…

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  • (252) 393-2509
  • 104 Golfin Dolphin Dr Cape Carteret, NC
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At Saltwater Grill we feature the finest in waterfront dining with a view from every table either inside in a spacious dining area or on our second…

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  • 910 326 7300
  • 99 West Church Street Swansboro NC
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Begun in 1938 as a 12-stool restaurant with a small 2-kerosene burner stove, the Sanitary Fish Market and Restaurant is today an East Coast…

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  • (252) 247-3111
  • 501 Evans St Morehead City, NC
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We try to provide our customers with the best quality of products. The freshest seafood, produce and the beef as tender as possible. See you soon!

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  • (910) 708-1213
  • 114 E Corbett Ave. Swansboro, NC, 28584
  • View Santorini's Mediterranean Grille location on the Map

Built in 1963, we offer all 38 rooms with a beautiful oceanfront view, and a nostalgic feel of a “home away from home“. The Seahawk hotel rooms have…

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Second Wind is located in historic downtown Swansboro. We offer yoga classes in a variety of styles and times as well as kayak and cycle rentals and…

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Come for the organic, free trade coffee; our locally baked and our gluten free treats, and all-organic tea bar. Stay…

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  • (252) 354-2643
  • 8700 Emerald Drive Emerald Isle NC
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Surf, Wind and Fire is a surf inspired outdoor lifestyle store located in beautiful downtown New Bern, NC. We are committed to integrating our love…

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  • 252 288 5823
  • 230 Middle St New Bern NC
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A store full of randomly inspired fun for every age! A fun store for the whole family, filled with "wow's," "Oh's & Ah's," and "Ha-Ha's."

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  • (252) 635-1410
  • 246 Middle Street New Bern NC
  • View The Black Cat Shoppe location on the Map

A spectacular waterfront location in historic Beaufort, North Carolina. No other venue offers guests panoramic views of Shackleford Banks, a glimpse

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  • (252) 838-1524
  • 2400 Lennoxville Rd Beaufort NC
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The Boro is located in downtown historic Swansboro, NC at 109 Front Street. Our hours are Wednesday - Sunday from 11am until 9pm serving Tapas style…

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  • (910) 325-0502
  • 109 North Front Street Swansboro NC
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The Crab Shack Restaurant is a family owned business serving patrons for the past 30 years.  Our menu consists of all types of seafood including fish…

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  • (252) 247-3444
  • 144 Shore Drive Salter Path NC 28575
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The Crab's Claw in Atlantic Beach, an oceanfront fine dinning resturant with a casual caribbean atmosphere. The Crab's Claw features the freshest…

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  • (252) 726-8222
  • 201 W Atlantic Blvd Atlantic Beach NC 28512
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Serving New Bern for over twenty years, always striving to serve you with the best clothing and gifts for the best price.

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  • 252 636 3285
  • 250 Middle Street, New Bern NC
  • View The Four C's location on the Map

Located in historic downtown Swansboro, The Salty Sheep is a friendly haven for local and visiting knitters and crocheters. We are proud to offer…

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  • (910) 325-0018
  • 101-4 West Church Street Swansboro, NC
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Trinity Center provides a variety of modern facilities and comfortable accommodations to meet the needs and desires of conference groups, youth camps…

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At Tryon Palace, North Carolina's history is more than a story ... it's an experience. From the Governor's Palace and surrounding historic homes, to…

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  • (252) 639-3500
  • 529 South Front Street
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At Wave's Edge Coastal Real Estate is a Carteret County based real estate agency focusing on new home sales, existing home sales, vacation rentals…

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  • (252) 808-2903
  • 2610 West Ft Macon Road Atlantic Beach, NC, 28512
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Which Wich Superior Sandwiches is an American fast casual restaurant chain specializing in sandwiches and salads.

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  • (252) 354-2379
  • 801 Wb Mclean Dr Cape Carteret, NC, 28584
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Come enjoy a fun night out with friends & family! Bring your favorite bottle of wine & snacks and get ready to paint your night away! You'll be taught…

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  • (252) 646-7378
  • 412 Evans Street Morehead City NC
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Aperitivo brings the best of Italy to New Bern! We serve traditional Italian small plates, along with a selection of the best Italian wines.

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Nestled in the charming town of Swansboro sits Bake Bottle & Brew: a gathering place for the local community and tourists alike. Located in a…

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It is time for a BeeRevolution! Join the ranks of the Beer Army today. Take a stand and let the world know your position. Drink local, drink craft…

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Authentic Mexican Dining with three locations on the Crystal Coast!

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Serving the finest in fresh local seafood, fresh local produce, pastas, all-natural chicken, all-natural certified…

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What better way to soak in all this history and excitement that Tryon Palace has to offer, than with a delicious meal…

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The quilt cottage has a large assortment of quilts and so much more!

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The Salt Marsh Cottage offers a great selection of unique, hand picked, nautically inspired merchandise. The Salt Marsh…

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The Birthplace of Pepsi, located in historic New Bern, North Carolina, is the actual site where, Pepsi-Cola was first…

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White Swan Bar-B-Q features award winning, genuine Eastern North Carolina pork barbecue. Made from a 50 year old…

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A Crystal Coast destination, Yana's is a casual 50s-themed restaurant serving up daytime diner classics, including…

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