Resort apparel for men, women and children from well known, high quality brands is available at South End Outfitters, located in the heart of the business district in Topsail Beach. From the time it opened in March 2013, the store has attracted shoppers who are looking for a broad array of top merchandise.
Men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and accessories are featured in the store. Merchandise from Tommy Bahama, Vineyard Vines, Southern Tide and Peter Millar is in stock. Other quality brands offered include Johnnie-O, Tyler-Bōe and Jude Connally. Everything from blazers to windbreakers to smart dresses and beach coverups is available.
Bags, beach hats, belts, sunglasses and towels are all here. This also is the place to find Sperry Top-Siders, the perfect shoe for boating, fishing and ambling on the island.
A terrific assortment of hugely popular Yeti products are in stock at the store too. South End Outfitters also offers fishing accessories. Bicycle rentals, the perfect way to get around the island, and stand up paddle board rentals are available too. The store sells top-of-the-line Bōte paddle boards, widely recognized as the highest quality and most innovative product available today.
The owners of South End Outfitters also operate Beach Shop and Grill, in business since 1952. Beach Shop and Grill has a split personality. Don shorts and flip flops for casual breakfast and lunch times. Around sunset, diners wear upscale casual attire, say sundresses and khakis.
After a meal, spend time in the attached gift shop. Beach Dog T-shirts that are fast becoming collectibles make great gifts. New designs land each summer. Life is Good merchandise and all types of beach sundries, towels, hats and souvenirs are available.