Category Archives: Groceries and Markets

Settle into your Topsail Island beach house with a stocked fridge. You’ll be eating well during your Topsail Island vacation, as the area has access to incredible fresh seafood and produce. Many of our island grocers have been in business for decades and have earned the loyalty of Topsail Islanders, who shop there year-round.

We put together the best groceries and markets recommended by our Topsail Island locals:

Surf City Crab Seafood Market – 508 Roland Ave., Surf City, NC

Andrews Produce Stand – 8904 2nd Ave., North Topsail Beach, NC

Sisters Organic Market – 330 N. New River Drive, Surf City, NC

Thomas Tackle and Seafood – 1520 NC-50, Surf City, NC

Bradley’s Fresh Produce – On Hwy. 172 near the corner of Hwy. 172 and Hwy. 210, Sneads Ferry, NC

Find fresh seafood, diverse produce, fresh bread, farmers markets and more at groceries and markets in Topsail Beach, Surf City, and Sneads Ferry.

Bradley’s Fresh Produce Market

Around the year 2000, Mr. W.L. Bradley started selling fresh, local produce to the folks in the little community of Sneads Ferry and to vacationers headed to Topsail Island.  Since then, every Thursday and Friday, you can find him at … Continue reading

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JM’s Place Seafood and Grocery- Fresh Surf City Seafood

For all of you folks out there who want the freshest seafood available but don’t want to get it the old-fashioned way, (“You get a line, I’ll get a pole,”) there’s a great place in Surf City that prides itself in … Continue reading

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Have I Got a Scoop for You: Thomas Tackle and Seafood in Surf City

by Donna Byrd   I was walking around a popular local grocery store in the Surf City area the other day, trying to think of a seafood dish I could fix for dinner. While in the produce department, I saw … Continue reading

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Andrews’ Produce, Topsail Island’s Farmer’s Market

by Donna Byrd When I was growing up, our family went to the beach every summer for a glorious week in July. Now, when I say family, I really mean the WHOLE family! Aunts, uncles, grandparents, cousins…lots of cousins. We … Continue reading

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It’s That Time of Year Again – Welcome back to Topsail!!

by Donna Byrd   It’s that time of year! Suitcases are being filled to the brim with bathing suits, beach cover ups, tee shirts, shorts and that one beachy dress that may be worn to a nice restaurant. Travel bags … Continue reading

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Sisters Organic Market – Surf City, NC

by Donna Byrd Move over all of you organic markets in Surf City!  There’s a new kid on the block! Wait…there are no other organic markets in Surf City, Sneads Ferry, North Topsail Beach or down south on the island … Continue reading

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My “Go To” Topsail Fresh Seafood Market

by Donna Byrd When I was growing up, I rarely ate seafood. It seems when my mother was pregnant with my little brother she had gotten nauseated  while eating a fish dish.  After that, she couldn’t stand the smell or … Continue reading

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A Topsail Island Tradition Since 1975: Andrews’ Produce in N. Topsail Beach

A Topsail Island Tradition Since 1975 The Andrews’ Produce Stand in N. Topsail Beach For nearly 40 years, the Andrews family has been selling produce and other locally grown goodies at the corner of Island Drive and 2nd Avenue in … Continue reading

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Find Some Of Topsail Islands Freshest Local Catch At Surf City Crab Seafood Market

Surf City Crab Seafood Market If you’re looking for the freshest seafood Topsail Island has to offer, it’s hard to beat Surf City Crab Seafood Market without catching it yourself. This fresh seafood marketplace has been in business for more … Continue reading

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