Shopping - Nags Head, North Carolina



1. Ben Franklin

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Telephone: (252) 441-7571
Address: US 158, MP 10

Description: Across the street from the Food Lion Plaza, Ben Franklin carries clothing for all ages and everything you need for the beach. There are some great buys on ladies’ dresses. It is open Easter through mid-November.


2. Gallery Row

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Address: Gallery Row and Driftwood Street

Description: Around MP 10 are numerous art galleries that are collectively referred to as “Gallery Row.” If you’re shopping in Nags Head, you’ll want to see these wonderful art galleries situated between the highways.

3. Shoppes At 10.5

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Address: US 158, MP 10.5

Description: Food Lion anchors this small mall. The Front Porch Cafe offers wonderful coffees and teas from all over the globe. Fresh pastries are always on hand, and a comfy room is available to hang out and use the free Wi-Fi. Foxy Flamingo offers colorful and fun clothing. Order custom designer clogs at Chameleon Clogs. Artist Rabiah will help you design a pair of clogs that reflects the fashionable fun in your personality. A nail salon and a Chinese take-out restaurant round out the offerings.

4. The French Door

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Telephone: (252) 441-4042
Address: US 158, MP 11
Insider Pick:

Description: Insiders all love The French Door. This locally owned store inspires shoppers with colorful and creative gifts, home decor, and unique jewelry. Everything is hand selected by the owner/artist Donna Greenlee, and her personality shines through her selections. Donna has a great eye for the fun and the fabulous. The French Door is hip and stylish and has something for everyone.

5. Central Square

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Address: US 158, MP 11

Description: This weathered cottage-style complex of shops has come to house a conglomeration of antiques shops. Edith Deltgen’s Gallery is owned by local artist Edith Deltgen, and some of her unique sculptures and creations are housed here. She also offers antiques, including furniture, estate jewelry, and household items. Mystic Antiques sells true antiques, including furniture, dressers, and beds. These shops make for great browsing. Southern Soldier Antiques features both fun and meaningful memorabilia and antiques. Shooters at the Beach is a full-service photography studio. Electric Beach Tanning Salon gets your skin beach ready.

6. Surfside Plaza

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Address: US 158, MP 13

Description: Surfside Casuals has more swimsuits than just about any other store on the beach and an extensive line of casual wear for men and women. All of Surfside’s many Outer Banks shops are open Easter through Thanksgiving. If you’re hungry, the Country Deli has delicious, huge, and inexpensive sandwiches for lunch. Find outlet-priced T-shirts, sunglasses, jeans, footwear and more at the Nags Head Harley-Davidson shop. Blue Moon Beach Grill serves lunch and dinner year-round and is becoming a quite popular eatery. One of the three popular Beach Braids is located in the Surfside Plaza. Get a great new look with braids in your hair that can last up to 3 months. That’s what we call a long lasting souvenir!

7. Croatan Centre

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Address: US 158, MP 14

8. Outer Banks Mall

City: Nags Head, NC
Category: Shopping
Address: US 158, MP 15
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