Corolla Shopping

Outer Banks / Corolla

Best Places to Shop in Corolla

Corolla is a shopper’s dream! The majority of the shops in Corolla are locally-owned and operated, so you’re not going to find these places anywhere else.

Teeming with major shopping complexes that each house numerous shops, boutiques, restaurants and markets, Corolla is a great place to come off the beach and spend a late afternoon strolling pleasantly from store to store. Or if you know exactly what you’re looking for to take back to your Corolla vacation rental, Corolla also features big-name grocery stores to get what you need and get you back to enjoying your vacation.

Best Surf Shops & Beach Gear

 
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Corolla Surf Shop

Surf gear and apparel. Surf lessons and rentals also available. Located in Monterey Plaza, Corolla.

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Island Revolution Surf Co. & Skatepark

Shop top surf brands, learn to surf with killer lessons, and skate Corolla's only concrete skatepark. Free skate every Wednesday nite!

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Birthday Suits

Specializing in women’s and men’s beach fashion, Birthday Suits has one of the largest selection of swimwear on the Outer Banks and has been happy to serve locals and visitors alike for more than 30 years!

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Ocean Atlantic Rentals

Rental center for all of your vacationing needs, including beach equipment rentals, bikes, kayaks, and even grills, dog crates, strollers and more.

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Kitty Hawk Kites

The famous Kitty Hawk Kites offers parasailing, wakeboarding, water skiing, tubing, jet ski tours and rentals, kayak rentals, surfboard rentals and more!

Best Gift Shops & Specialty Stores

 
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Island Bookstore

Your full-service independent bookstore for all of the Outer Banks. Located in Scarborough Faire Shopping Village in Duck, Historic Corolla Village, and centrally located in Kitty Hawk, Island Bookstore is conveniently situated near all of our Twiddy vacation rentals.

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Farmer’s Daughter

A local business that’s been around for more than 30 years, the Farmer’s Daughter has a wide selection of clothing, jewelry, and accessories, as well as crafts, home and garden items, seasonal decorations and more. They also have a great selection of beach wear.

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The Cottage Shop

The fine art of fun living! At Kellogg in Duck and the Outer Banks Mall in Nags Head, The Cottage Shop offers home accents, gifts and accessories including genuine Fiesta Ware. Locally-owned & operated.

Best Shopping Complexes

 
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TimBuck II

Over 60 eclectic retail shops, restaurants and quaint eateries. Shop, eat and relax in the shade of the oak trees at TimBuck II in Corolla.

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Monterey Plaza

In addition to the delicious restaurants found at Monterey Plaza in Corolla, shoppers can find stores featuring handmade crafts, fine wines, groceries, fishing gear, beach apparel and more!

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Corolla Light Town Center

A one-stop shop for just about anything you’re looking for during your Outer Banks vacation. Complete with 30 businesses, including shops, dining and even adventure tours, Corolla Light Town Center is an excellent destination if you’re in search of interesting, unique places during your Corolla vacation.

Best Grocery Stores & Food Markets

 
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Bluewater Seafood Market

Fresh seafood from our local waters to your table! Fresh fish, scallops, mussels, clams, oysters and more. Call ahead for steamed crabs, shrimp and lobster- made to order! Located in the Ocean Club Centre at the south entrance of The Currituck Club.

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Seaside Farm Market

Where the land meets the sea! For over 100 years the Grandy family has been growing the finest quality produce on the shores of the Currituck Sound. Enjoy the freshest produce, bakery and local seafood at Seaside Farm Market. Open 8 am - 8 pm, 7 days a week from Memorial Day to September 10th.

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Brew Thru

The one-and-only Brew Thru, the Outer Banks’ original drive thru convenience store, offering refreshing cold beverages and their famous t-shirts right to your window. You don’t even have to get out of your vehicle!

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Harris Teeter

601 Currituck Clubhouse Drive, Corolla, NC 27927 | (252) 453-0153

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Food Lion

805 Ocean Trail, Corolla, NC 27927 | (252) 453-4544

Best Pharmacies

 
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Sunshine Family Pharmacy

Serving Duck, Corolla, Carova, and Southern Shores, and now delivering from Corolla through Kill Devil Hills for all of your pharmacy needs.