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Things to do in Cape Carteret

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Bowling Alley
“Lots of fun for the family. You can bowl, play video games, ride in a go cart.....”
  • 7 locals recommend
Local Government Office
  • 1 local recommends
Distillery
“The Bogue Sound Museum and Distillery is about 40 miles from Harkers Island. Tours are offered Wed - Sat for individuals over 21. They brew vodka, whiskey and gin. A visit to the distillery could be combined with a scenic loop from Morehead City and via Emerald Isle and Atlantic Beach.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“This is the closest restaurant that serves breakfast. Expect a wait time on weekends.”
  • 1 local recommends
Golf Course
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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“Some people have to have Fast Food. It is not on the island, but it is just across the bridge”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“Great walking trails through the estuary of the White Oak River. Very scenic and peaceful. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“With year-round attractions, this site is one of the best things to do near Emerald Isle during the offseason.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
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“Nice little coffee shops. Excellent selections of coffee drinks. Great place to relax and have a cup of coffee. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
  • 1 local recommends
Gym
“Lots of classes (yoga, spin, pilates, aerobics and so on) and Ron's gym. Also has a salt water pool. Can pay for a 10 visit pass, or by visit. Busy late afternoon and early morning. Has opened and following mandated CV19 requirements. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Pharmacy
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Grocery or Supermarket
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“This store has a wide variety of specialty wines and beers. They also offer specialty cheeses. There a is a generous salad bar as well as hot and cold foods.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Café
“This is the closest restaurant that serves breakfast. Expect a wait time on weekends.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Some people have to have Fast Food. It is not on the island, but it is just across the bridge”
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
  • 1 local recommends

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