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From A little Cheesey to Nice Souvenirs

The prices for nice t-shirts, nice caps and visors are the best I have found on the island. They... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Mooresville, North Carolina
Sounded exciting but - NOT!

The pirate shop and museum sounded like a good idea, given the fact that I had three grandsons with... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Pat B
Surry, Virginia
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11 Back Rd., Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Best shop for gifts, souvenirs, shirts, jewelry and more. Best prices anywhere. I visit everytime I go to Ocracoke.

Thank Crystal L
Reviewed 20 July 2018

For many years I have made the trip to the Island and stopped in this store. It has become part of my planned stops. I buy the same thing year after year. This year I pulled in and the owners said they were not open...More

Thank MarianneJohn C
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Perhaps it’s a better stop for those with really young kids who just want a really cheap souvenir. But really, why would you pay 99 cents for an olive shell when you can find one yourself on the beach here? Really crowded, junky looking store...More

Thank CarsonsMommy
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

You have never seen a store with more souvenirs. Everything you might be looking for and more on the second floor.

Thank PonyMimi
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The prices for nice t-shirts, nice caps and visors are the best I have found on the island. They also have local books and some good books for children. There are the usual touristy take homes but also some nice kitchen items and a few...More

Thank angelaohedgepeth
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

If the make it to be taken home . They have it . Lots of stock , lots of variety and prices right on . Good buys , neat finds . Stop in and wonder around .

Thank gymlady30
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Seems owners pretty much racist nice flags. Not going to visit Confederate Memorial. Confederate flag. And proud Of it

Thank Darian C
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The pirate shop and museum sounded like a good idea, given the fact that I had three grandsons with me, but the shop is small and only filled with "made in China" quality merchandise. They didn't even want to pay the $5 to go through...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Pirates Chest is one of our "must stops" on every OBX vacation! They always have the coolest stuff at great prices!

Thank Michella M
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I've been coming to Ocracoke for awhile now, and I always make it a point to stop by the pirates chest to pick up a couple of souvenirs for friends. This is the first time I actually felt like maybe I should take my business...More

Thank 572anthonyr
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