Guidebook for Carolina Beach

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Guidebook for Carolina Beach

Food Scene

Great food, intimate atmosphere
22 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Ida Thai Cuisine
304 North Lake Park Boulevard
22 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great food, intimate atmosphere
The BEST donuts in NC, and local Java Estates Coffee. Vegan donuts available.
38 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Wake N Bake Donuts - Carolina Beach
1401 North Lake Park Boulevard
38 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The BEST donuts in NC, and local Java Estates Coffee. Vegan donuts available.
Excellent Food, Farm to Table, Vegan options available.
49 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Soul Flavor
716 N Lake Park Blvd
49 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Excellent Food, Farm to Table, Vegan options available.
Trendy, farm to table, excellent food, vegan options available.
28 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Surf House Oyster Bar & Surf Camp
604 North Lake Park Boulevard
28 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Trendy, farm to table, excellent food, vegan options available.
Just a good, old fashioned diner, 50's theme. Very good food. A few vegan options available.
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Pop's Diner
109 N Lake Park Blvd
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Just a good, old fashioned diner, 50's theme. Very good food. A few vegan options available.
Good place for breakfast, vegan tofu scramble is delicious.
46 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Kate's Pancake House
102 South Lake Park Boulevard
46 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Good place for breakfast, vegan tofu scramble is delicious.
Sushi, Asian Food. Nice bar, outdoor seating. Vegan options available.
21 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Nikki's Gourmet & Sushi
6 South Lake Park Boulevard
21 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Sushi, Asian Food. Nice bar, outdoor seating. Vegan options available.
One of the few places to eat on the ocean. Good food, live music, a great place to watch fireworks during the summer.
94 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Ocean Grill & Tiki Bar
1211 South Lake Park Boulevard
94 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
One of the few places to eat on the ocean. Good food, live music, a great place to watch fireworks during the summer.
Consistently good food. Fresh Catch every day.
34 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Jack Mackerels Island Grill
113 K Avenue
34 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Consistently good food. Fresh Catch every day.
Excellent Seafood, in a beautiful old church.
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Deck House
205 Charlotte Avenue
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Excellent Seafood, in a beautiful old church.
Everyone loves Nollies!
47 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Nollie's Taco Joint
3 Pelican Ln
47 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Everyone loves Nollies!
BEST PIZZA on the planet. Exceptional food (appetizers, pasta, pizza and dessert). From the famous Vivian Howard. If you go to Downtown Wilmington you MUST go.
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Benny's Big Time Pizzeria
206 Greenfield St
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
BEST PIZZA on the planet. Exceptional food (appetizers, pasta, pizza and dessert). From the famous Vivian Howard. If you go to Downtown Wilmington you MUST go.
Authentic Vietnamese food, best Pho' in town.
Pho Cafe
3926 Market St
Authentic Vietnamese food, best Pho' in town.

Drinks & Nightlife

Good food, great music, outdoors and near the beach.
95 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
SeaWitch Cafe & Tiki Bar
227 Carolina Beach Avenue North
95 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Good food, great music, outdoors and near the beach.
One of the top 10 dives in the country. You haven't lived until you have been to Fat Pelican.
112 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Fat Pelican
8 South Lake Park Boulevard
112 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
One of the top 10 dives in the country. You haven't lived until you have been to Fat Pelican.
Super nice brewery with an outdoor garden. Offering lots of interesting events through the week.
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Good Hops Brewing
811 Harper Avenue
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Super nice brewery with an outdoor garden. Offering lots of interesting events through the week.
Outdoor, full menu, live music, cornhole and other activities.
57 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Lazy Pirate Island Sports Grill
701 North Lake Park Boulevard
57 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Outdoor, full menu, live music, cornhole and other activities.
Live Music on the weekends, tiny outdoor bar, a favorite of locals.
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Last Resort
600 North Lake Park Boulevard
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Live Music on the weekends, tiny outdoor bar, a favorite of locals.

Parks & Nature

A large park with hiking trails, boat ramp, campground
130 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Carolina Beach State Park
1010 State Park Road
130 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
A large park with hiking trails, boat ramp, campground
Get away from the fray at this beach park. Just beach, no services except bathhouse. Can be busy on weekends.
33 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Fort Fisher State Recreation Area
1000 Loggerhead Road
33 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Get away from the fray at this beach park. Just beach, no services except bathhouse. Can be busy on weekends.
Fabulous aquarium, featuring lots of sea life, demonstrations, programs. A great playground for kids, and the pond near the property is an excellent place to spot birds.
253 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
900 Loggerhead Road
253 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Fabulous aquarium, featuring lots of sea life, demonstrations, programs. A great playground for kids, and the pond near the property is an excellent place to spot birds.
The Arboretum is a hidden JEWEL. And FREE! https://arboretum.nhcgov.com/ The Arboretum encompasses seven acres of gardens and plantings, large koi pond, delightful buildings. Dedicated to demonstrating the best plant species for southeastern North Carolina landscapes, proper horticultural techniques, aesthetic design, environmental stewardship, and research. It is a dynamic place, constantly changing to meet the educational needs of residents and green industry professionals, and to provide cutting-edge leadership in plant selection and use for this region.
6206 Oleander Dr
6206 Oleander Dr
The Arboretum is a hidden JEWEL. And FREE! https://arboretum.nhcgov.com/ The Arboretum encompasses seven acres of gardens and plantings, large koi pond, delightful buildings. Dedicated to demonstrating the best plant species for southeastern North Carolina landscapes, proper horticultural techniques, aesthetic design, environmental stewardship, and research. It is a dynamic place, constantly changing to meet the educational needs of residents and green industry professionals, and to provide cutting-edge leadership in plant selection and use for this region.

Essentials/Grocery

Local produce, vegan food (ready made and to go, too), smoothies, beer and wine. A quaint local favorite.
55 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Veggie Wagon
608 South Lake Park Boulevard
55 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Local produce, vegan food (ready made and to go, too), smoothies, beer and wine. A quaint local favorite.
25 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Food Lion
1401 North Lake Park Boulevard
25 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Melissa's Coin Laundry
702 S Lake Park Blvd
Fabulous new grocery store with so much to offer!
16 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Publix Super Market Commons at Federal Point
16 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Fabulous new grocery store with so much to offer!

Shopping

The boardwalk is great for walking, shopping, stopping at Britt's Donuts, a few great restaurants, a coffee bar, a gelato store... lots here!
108 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
108 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The boardwalk is great for walking, shopping, stopping at Britt's Donuts, a few great restaurants, a coffee bar, a gelato store... lots here!
Three buildings of furniture, art, and you never know what else. Just fun to go through on a rainy day. And if you want more, just north on Market Street, Fleabody's and Southern Home.
15 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Ivy Cottage
3020 Market Street
15 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Three buildings of furniture, art, and you never know what else. Just fun to go through on a rainy day. And if you want more, just north on Market Street, Fleabody's and Southern Home.
Great shops, mostly indoors, lots of local artisans.
39 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Cotton Exchange
321 North Front Street
39 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great shops, mostly indoors, lots of local artisans.

Arts & Culture

Beautiful area, plus historical. Fort Fisher was a Confederate fort during the American Civil War. It protected the vital trading routes of the port at Wilmington, North Carolina, from 1861 until its capture by the Union in 1865.
144 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Fort Fisher State Historic Site
1610 Fort Fisher Boulevard South
144 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Beautiful area, plus historical. Fort Fisher was a Confederate fort during the American Civil War. It protected the vital trading routes of the port at Wilmington, North Carolina, from 1861 until its capture by the Union in 1865.
Built in 1858, a beautifully restored historical mansion. Some really nice programs and events there. www.bellamymansion.org.
42 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Bellamy Mansion Museum
503 Market Street
42 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Built in 1858, a beautifully restored historical mansion. Some really nice programs and events there. www.bellamymansion.org.
Plays/Musicals, Concerts, Independent Films (Cinematique).
57 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Thalian Hall
310 Chestnut Street
57 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Plays/Musicals, Concerts, Independent Films (Cinematique).
Live Music, excellent cafe, special exhibits changing regularly. www.cameronartmuseum.org
34 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Cameron Art Museum
3201 South 17th Street
34 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Live Music, excellent cafe, special exhibits changing regularly. www.cameronartmuseum.org
Old Shirt Factory that has created individual spaces for artistans and crafters. Fabulous place, especially fourth friday gallery walk.
theArtWorks™
200 Willard St
Old Shirt Factory that has created individual spaces for artistans and crafters. Fabulous place, especially fourth friday gallery walk.

Getting Around

Will take you to Southport and Bald Head Island. A wonderful ride to a beautiful, southern town on the Cape Fear River.
29 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Fort Fisher Ferry Terminal
2422 Fort Fisher Blvd S
29 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Will take you to Southport and Bald Head Island. A wonderful ride to a beautiful, southern town on the Cape Fear River.