New Steak and Seafood Restaurant on Snead’s Ferry May I have a drum roll, please? Outriggers 21, Sneads Ferry’s newest steak and seafood restaurant is now open for business and what a beauty she is! Whether you are a native of the Topsail Island area or a frequent guest to our fair isle, you may … Continue reading Outriggers 21: Sneads Ferry’s New Steak and Seafood Restaurant
If you live in the Sneads Ferry and North Topsail Beach area, I’m sure you’ve become a big fan of Baked Pizza. “Baked” is our go-to pizza choice when we’re craving the perfectly cooked, crispy bottomed, hot, cheesy slice of perfection. Usually, we order online and have the hot pizza pies delivered to our front door. … Continue reading Lovin’ From the Oven at Baked Pizza Company
by Donna Byrd I have a small confession to make. I’ve lived in the area for six years, and although I know it’s hard to believe, today was the first time I visited Lo-re-Lei Pub and Grill. The restaurant is located in Sneads Ferry near Topsail Island. Now, for all of you guys and gals out there … Continue reading Lo-Re-Lei Pub and Grill – What’s in a Name?
By Donna Byrd There are times when you just don’t feel like cooking! Believe me, I know what that’s like! Yesterday after baking dozens of Christmas cookies and finishing up our holiday decorating around the house, I felt a tremendous need to get away from the kitchen and let someone else do the cooking instead. … Continue reading Rick’s Restaurant and Sports Bar: Topsail Island’s Go To Place for all things Awesome!
by Donna Byrd Friday night I did something that I had been wanting to do for the last five years. I went to Mike’s Farm! Yes. Every fall since we moved to Sneads Ferry, our friends and family ask us, “Have you been to Mike’s Farm?” Of course, I wondered, “Who is … Continue reading Mike’s Farm – It’s Kind of a Must See Place Around Here
by Donna Byrd Ahoy Mates! Are you ready for some pirate fare? Yesterday, I finally got the chance to visit Blackbeard’s Cafe on the waterfront in Sneads Ferry. Not only does it have beautiful views of the New River, but it also has some of the best seafood I have tasted in this area! My … Continue reading Blackbeard’s Cafe – Ahoy Matey! Good Times Ahead!
by Donna Byrd In the mood for great big, beautiful hand rolled bagels, water kettled and baked to perfection? How about specialty coffees served up with fresh, baked pastries or muffins? Got a hankering for that creative deli sandwich, piled high with succulent meats, cheeses and accompanying condiments? What about a scoop of homemade … Continue reading Minervini’s New York Bagel Company!
by Donna Byrd It was a breezy, almost hot, spring day in the “Ferry.” I had been running errands and frankly, I was tired. I knew that a trip down to the shore and ocean’s edge would perk me up a bit but I wasn’t dressed for a walk on the beach. I remembered that … Continue reading Remember When? You still can at “Hwy. 55!”
by Donna Byrd The Shrimp Lady Seafood Market When Edith Millis began selling shrimp out of the back of her Chevy Silverado in 1985, she probably had no idea that she was creating a business that would become a tradition for locals and vacationers that would carry on into the next millennium. Yet, thirty-one years … Continue reading The Shrimp Lady: A Real Sneads Ferry Tradition
by Donna Byrd If you haven’t yet stopped by the Sneaky Freaky Bake Shop on Hwy. 210 in Sneads Ferry, I have one question for you: What are you waiting for? I know…I get it. The name’s a little odd and a bit “out there” but it intrigued me the moment I saw the … Continue reading Sneaky Freaky Bake Shop – ooh and aah!