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Open today: 06:30 - 17:30
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So much to see!

When you're at the beach make sure you make a trip to this wonderful store. It's an old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bowie, MD
Great Ecclectic Store

Fantastic. A working full service hardware store with fasteners and hinges and hard to find bits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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215 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2153
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When you're at the beach make sure you make a trip to this wonderful store. It's an old fashioned hardware store and gift shop combined. The employees have been there a long time and will help you find anything. This year and last we bought...More

Thank seginbowie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic. A working full service hardware store with fasteners and hinges and hard to find bits and pieces Also a store that has great local items and geegaws and flags and other great notions as well a house plants and herbs A must stop by...More

Thank wohauckIII
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a definite stop with our out of town guests ! What a fun place to visit - there is no store like it with the charm & uniqueness it offers . The staff is carrying on culture of the deceased owner & is...More

Thank ave2500
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best hardware store around. Anything you need in the hardware line and more, is in this store! Great inventory, wonderful service. Must see, if you visit New Bern,

Thank Barbara Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No matter what you are looking for a unique gift or hard to find specialty screw and bolts they have it. It is so nice to have a store you can depend on in town. The big stores do not have the specialty items in...More

Thank Robyn F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right up front -- I HATE going to hardware stores about as much as my husband HATES going to clothing stores! BUT, I love going to Mitchell Hardware downtown. They have the mandatory screws, nuts, bolts, nails, (yawn!) --- then so much more! Local pottery...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Welcomed by Mitch, the bear, the items offered were numerous! It provides hardware basics, along with items unique to the area’s culture. Was a fun experience!

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Been dealing with this store over 24 years. Its like walking back in time when you enter the front doors. Always greeted with a warm welcome. Everything from widgets to smoked ham. If they don't have it you don't need it.

Thank Turtle492013
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The have everything. If they don't have it, you don't need it. The first time I walked in, I knew I found the best store in New Bern.

Thank finallyrelaxed2017
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

We loved our visits to Mitchell Hardware during our week long stay in New Bern. There are so many things to look at- everywhere you turn there is something to catch your attention. There are price points for absolutely everyone. The staff is super friendly...More

Thank Ellen M
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