Guidebook for Carolina Beach

Jaime
Guidebook for Carolina Beach

Food Scene

This is just across the street for the unit. We love their breakfast and lunch menu.
37 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Hang Ten Grill
308 South Lake Park Boulevard
37 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
This is just across the street for the unit. We love their breakfast and lunch menu.
They specialize in delivery of fresh local North Carolina fruits, vegetables, and homemade products to the Wilmington, Kure Beach, Carolina Beach, and Wrightsville Beach areas. We travel to all the best local farms and small batch producers to bring you the freshest and tastiest items North Carolina has to offer. They also serve coffee and espresso drinks.
55 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Veggie Wagon
608 South Lake Park Boulevard
55 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
They specialize in delivery of fresh local North Carolina fruits, vegetables, and homemade products to the Wilmington, Kure Beach, Carolina Beach, and Wrightsville Beach areas. We travel to all the best local farms and small batch producers to bring you the freshest and tastiest items North Carolina has to offer. They also serve coffee and espresso drinks.
They are known for their create your own ice cream. This is our girls favorite place to visit during the summer months. Long-running, cash-only dessert spot offering an extensive range of homemade soft-serve ice cream.
21 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Squigley's Ice Cream & Treats
208 South Lake Park Boulevard
21 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
They are known for their create your own ice cream. This is our girls favorite place to visit during the summer months. Long-running, cash-only dessert spot offering an extensive range of homemade soft-serve ice cream.
We visit El Cazador on every visit. The food is one of our favorite Mexican restaurants to visit even including our favorite Raleigh spots. You need to try their Burrito Texano will feed 4 people easily! It's one of our family favorite entree's. You can also order on-line.
24 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
El Cazador Carolina Beach
103 North Lake Park Boulevard
24 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
We visit El Cazador on every visit. The food is one of our favorite Mexican restaurants to visit even including our favorite Raleigh spots. You need to try their Burrito Texano will feed 4 people easily! It's one of our family favorite entree's. You can also order on-line.
We love Thai food and Ida Thai does not disappoint! Their food is excellent. There is not a lot of room in the restaurant, but it's great to pick up and take back. We do often walk there and eat dinner on their patio.
22 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Ida Thai Cuisine
304 North Lake Park Boulevard
22 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
We love Thai food and Ida Thai does not disappoint! Their food is excellent. There is not a lot of room in the restaurant, but it's great to pick up and take back. We do often walk there and eat dinner on their patio.
Britts is a MUST visit when at Carolina Beach. There will be a line all day but it moves fast! They are well known for their donuts and you will see why.
185 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Britts Donuts
11 Carolina Beach Avenue North
185 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Britts is a MUST visit when at Carolina Beach. There will be a line all day but it moves fast! They are well known for their donuts and you will see why.
Casual seafood destination in a 1916 cottage with a polished interior, patio seats & a beachy bar.
63 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Havana’s
1 North Lake Park Boulevard
63 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Casual seafood destination in a 1916 cottage with a polished interior, patio seats & a beachy bar.
Local pizzeria chain serving NY-style pies, pasta, subs & stromboli in in low-key surroundings.
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Michaelangelos Pizza
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Local pizzeria chain serving NY-style pies, pasta, subs & stromboli in in low-key surroundings.
Sea Bee Subs offers fast, friendly, service & quality food on the Carolina Beach boardwalk. They are located on the north side of ​the boardwalk, facing the ocean,& "sandwiched" in between the boardwalk's many exciting attractions.
Sea Bee Subs
11 Boardwalk
Sea Bee Subs offers fast, friendly, service & quality food on the Carolina Beach boardwalk. They are located on the north side of ​the boardwalk, facing the ocean,& "sandwiched" in between the boardwalk's many exciting attractions.
Housed in a renovated church, this casual eatery with seafood & American fare also has a full bar.
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Deck House
205 Charlotte Avenue
40 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Housed in a renovated church, this casual eatery with seafood & American fare also has a full bar.
Old-school confectionery selling homemade fudge & dipped chocolates, plus ice cream & popcorn.
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Fudgeboat
107 Carolina Beach Avenue North
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Old-school confectionery selling homemade fudge & dipped chocolates, plus ice cream & popcorn.
What is a Krazy Kone? It is a truly inspired creation that marries the freshest soft serve with a ribbon of delicious flavoring. The dairy product is delivered directly from farmer Chris at Jackson Dairy in Dunn, NC. You can get yours at the boardwalk at Carolina Beach!
Krazy Kones
2 Carolina Beach Avenue North
What is a Krazy Kone? It is a truly inspired creation that marries the freshest soft serve with a ribbon of delicious flavoring. The dairy product is delivered directly from farmer Chris at Jackson Dairy in Dunn, NC. You can get yours at the boardwalk at Carolina Beach!
Laid-back breakfast & lunch diner with nautical decor & specialty pancakes on the menu.
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
Laid-back breakfast & lunch diner with nautical decor & specialty pancakes on the menu.
Easygoing place supplying NY-style pies, calzones & strombolis, plus Italian subs & entrees.
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Frank's Pizza
9 Carolina Beach Avenue North
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Easygoing place supplying NY-style pies, calzones & strombolis, plus Italian subs & entrees.
Simple & snug option for pizza, hot meat sandwiches & classic Italian fare in a cheery environment.
25 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Uncle Vinny's Pizzeria & Ristorante
1012 South Lake Park Boulevard
25 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Simple & snug option for pizza, hot meat sandwiches & classic Italian fare in a cheery environment.

Entertainment & Activities

The Carolina Beach Arcade is a favorite for our young girls to visit. It's a great way to break up your visit and will be fun for all. I think we end up playing most of the games ourselves and talking their tokens :)
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Carolina Beach Arcade
12 Carolina Beach Ave N
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Carolina Beach Arcade is a favorite for our young girls to visit. It's a great way to break up your visit and will be fun for all. I think we end up playing most of the games ourselves and talking their tokens :)
A love of the outdoors and a passion for the ocean is shared by the entire staff of the Tony Silvagni Surf School. All of their instructors are CPR, AED, and first aid certified, with their main focus for surf instruction being safety in the water while having fun!
8 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Tony Silvagni Surf School Rentals
308 S Lake Park Blvd
8 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
A love of the outdoors and a passion for the ocean is shared by the entire staff of the Tony Silvagni Surf School. All of their instructors are CPR, AED, and first aid certified, with their main focus for surf instruction being safety in the water while having fun!
Teaching facility showcasing the region's aquatic life in interactive exhibits & live programs.
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
Teaching facility showcasing the region's aquatic life in interactive exhibits & live programs.

Drinks & Nightlife

It's a rustic, long standing joint with a foosball table and sandy patio offering a vast array of beers. The atmosphere is casual and cozy. They were voted the number 1 dive bar in North Carolina and top 25 in the nation. You must stop to find out why!
112 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Fat Pelican
8 South Lake Park Boulevard
112 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
It's a rustic, long standing joint with a foosball table and sandy patio offering a vast array of beers. The atmosphere is casual and cozy. They were voted the number 1 dive bar in North Carolina and top 25 in the nation. You must stop to find out why!
This is one of our favorite places to visit and our girls enjoy it too. There is a large amount of outdoor seating. They often have great live bands and is a fun atmosphere for all.
96 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
SeaWitch Cafe & Tiki Bar
227 Carolina Beach Avenue North
96 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
This is one of our favorite places to visit and our girls enjoy it too. There is a large amount of outdoor seating. They often have great live bands and is a fun atmosphere for all.

Shopping

In addition to our large selection of surfboards and equipment, CB Surf Shop is proud to offer a vast assortment of quality men’s and women’s apparel, sandals, sunglasses, surf accessories and more. We also offer surfboard and SUP rentals year-round
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
CB Surf Shop
209 S Lake Park Blvd
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
In addition to our large selection of surfboards and equipment, CB Surf Shop is proud to offer a vast assortment of quality men’s and women’s apparel, sandals, sunglasses, surf accessories and more. We also offer surfboard and SUP rentals year-round
8 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Island True Value Tackle & Hardware
801 N Lake Park Blvd
8 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona

Getting Around

Great place for renting a beach umbrella during your stay. Call and book the dates and they will have it set up and taken down for you each day. Well worth the money and inexpensive. One or two less things to take to the beach!
36 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Pleasure Island Rentals
2 North Lake Park Boulevard
36 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great place for renting a beach umbrella during your stay. Call and book the dates and they will have it set up and taken down for you each day. Well worth the money and inexpensive. One or two less things to take to the beach!
Check the Fort Fisher ferry schedule here. Find departure and arrival times for the Southport to Fort Fisher ferry.
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
Check the Fort Fisher ferry schedule here. Find departure and arrival times for the Southport to Fort Fisher ferry.

Parks & Nature

With a marina providing access to some of North Carolina's best fishing spots, a secluded camping area beneath towering trees, and miles of hiking trails that traverse a variety of distinct habitats—not to mention the presence of the Venus flytrap, one of the world's most unique carnivorous plants—it's no wonder Carolina Beach State Park is a popular coastal attraction. Located in an area steeped in both history and natural diversity, the park includes a visitor's center with exhibits depicting the wonders of its environment.
130 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Carolina Beach State Park
1010 State Park Road
130 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
With a marina providing access to some of North Carolina's best fishing spots, a secluded camping area beneath towering trees, and miles of hiking trails that traverse a variety of distinct habitats—not to mention the presence of the Venus flytrap, one of the world's most unique carnivorous plants—it's no wonder Carolina Beach State Park is a popular coastal attraction. Located in an area steeped in both history and natural diversity, the park includes a visitor's center with exhibits depicting the wonders of its environment.

Arts & Culture

Learn about the various methods soldiers used to encrypt their messages using cipher and code disks. All programming is made possible through the support of the Friends of Fort Fisher, New Hanover County, the town of Carolina Beach and the town of Kure Beach. The program is free, though there is a fee for some special tours and participation in a flag raffle. Donations are appreciated.
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
Learn about the various methods soldiers used to encrypt their messages using cipher and code disks. All programming is made possible through the support of the Friends of Fort Fisher, New Hanover County, the town of Carolina Beach and the town of Kure Beach. The program is free, though there is a fee for some special tours and participation in a flag raffle. Donations are appreciated.