Surfing and tacos go together like, well, surfing and tacos. Surf City Surf School and Shaka Taco are a fun and delicious combination. Surfing and Tacos: A Cool Vibe and Winning Combination Ok Surf City…North Topsail Beach…Topsail Beach…Sneads Ferry…Holly Ridge…Hampstead… Surf City Surf School is now in session and you have the opportunity of a … Continue reading Surf City Surf School and Shaka Taco – Winning Combination
Move over, Baskin Robbins! Surf City has a new ice cream in town and it’s exotic! Thai styled, rolled ice cream, seems to be the “it” treat for this summer season and the little store front, Snow Factory, is bringing the heat! Snow Factory: Surf City’s Newest Craze! I was riding down the beach road last … Continue reading Thai Ice Cream in Surf City? The Snow Factory is Rolling!
A few days ago, I awakened to pouring rain and thunder. Rather than sit around and mope, I decided I’d do what I do best when I’m literally “under the weather.” I’d go in search of something sweet. Doughnuts! That always cheers me up! For quite a while, I’d been hearing some really good … Continue reading Doughnuts on Topsail? Fractured Prune is Place to Go!
If you haven’t had a shuckin’ good time lately, then you need to hurry over to the Shuckin’ Shack Oyster Bar located on the mainland in Surf City. Once you do, it just might become your favorite “go to” restaurant and sports bar. I had no idea that this fresh seafood eatery existed. … Continue reading For A Shuckin’ Good Time try Shuckin’ Shack Oyster Bar in Surf City
by Donna Byrd It was the “it” restaurant last week; the restaurant that seemed to be on everyone’s lips. “Bill, have you and Donna ever been to Max’s Pizza in Surf City? What? You haven’t? Oh my goodness! You have to go! They have the best pizza on Topsail Island!” Bill said that he’d … Continue reading Max’s Pizza: The Italian Restaurant that Does Surf City Proud
by Donna Byrd I had a chance to stop by Batson’s Galley and Family Restaurant in Surf City last week. I can’t tell you how many times I had driven by the restaurant, a favorite of the Surf City locals. Every time I did, I would look over at the unassuming white building and … Continue reading Batson’s Galley Family Restaurant: A Local Favorite
The Swingbridge Beer and Wine Shop by Donna Byrd Ok guys. We’re getting down to the wire. December 25th is almost upon us and it’s time to take a look at your Christmas “to do” list. Let’s see…You’ve finished decorating the house, which by the way, looks marvelous! Check. Gifts are wrapped and under the … Continue reading The Swingbridge: Fine Wine, Craft Beers, and Local Talent
by Donna Byrd Saturday morning, I experienced a rare occurrence. I walked into a shop with the intention of writing a blog; a bakery that I thought you would like to know about, to help you with your holiday cooking needs. I had no idea what I was about to walk into. First of all, … Continue reading Sugar Island Bakery, Surf City’s Little Taste of Heaven
by Donna Byrd That holiday vacation you’ve dreamed about for months is almost here! You took advantage of the “off season” rates Treasure Realty offers this time of year and booked yourself a fabulous house or condo on that idyllic island that boasts beautiful sunrises over the Atlantic and splendid sunsets on the Intracoastal … Continue reading Gallagher’s Sports Bar and Grill, Let Them Handle Your Thanksgiving Meal
by Donna Byrd Don’t let the location fool you. The humble storefront at the end of the little strip mall in the heart of Surf City is where you will find the best eastern North Carolina barbecue on Topsail Island and the surrounding mainland! I guarantee you will love it because I’ve … Continue reading Surf City BBQ – Eastern NC Stylin’