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Address: 1240 Duck Road, Duck, NC 27949
Phone Number: 252-261-5510
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Bookstore and coffee shop.

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Quaint and cute!

Cute little place!! I love how we stumbled upon these quaint little shops in Duck. We made an impromptu stop here and with teenage girls we couldn't get away from the boutiques.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2016
Queenie2975
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Wooster, Ohio
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Wooster, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Cute little place!! I love how we stumbled upon these quaint little shops in Duck. We made an impromptu stop here and with teenage girls we couldn't get away from the boutiques.

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Virginia Beach
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Friendly staff, good coffee, good baked goods, super ambiance, convenient, easy parking, well priced,

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West Point, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

I typically only go to the OBX in the winter - partially because it's cheaper then, but also because the quiet beauty and serenity of a winter day here, with the crowds gone, the gray and powerful north atlantic whipped up, really can't be described until you've experienced it. The places to stay (I always use VRBO) are much cheaper... More 

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Thank RakkasanMan
Roanoke, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Good atmosphere and yummy specialty drinks!!! The staff are friendly and it's nice to see a local business flourishing in a touristy area.

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Thank MaryandMarkExplore
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71 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

First of all, really cool vibe. It's like a bookstore/coffee shop and they were playing some alt music that I loved. It's quickly become one of my favorite places to get some work done on the computer. I think they get their bagels from Bonnie's (local shop) and they're so good. They also have some really, really good muffins. All... More 

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Thank ryanoriley1
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

What a great little place! Loved the atmosphere. Comfy chairs and tables inside and on the front porch. The coconut crunch was so tasty, just like everyone had said. It wasn't a strong flavor but just enough. Grabbed a few biscotti to dunk and sat outside on the porch it was so relaxing.

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Thank jonna g
Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

As someone who loves to visit local bookstores no matter where I travel, I was glad that we stopped in here. It was smaller than I anticipated (only about two aisles worth of books), but was nice and intimate. With lots of local books and recommendations mixed in, it was a nice place to visit during a chilly afternoon in... More 

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Thank emk0825
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Whenever I find myself lucky enough to take a summer family vacation at the Outer Banks, I make several trips to the Duck’s Cottage bookstore and coffee shop in Duck, North Carolina. I go right to the book section while the rest of my family goes for the lattes and pastries first (both of which are delicious). The independent coffee... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

When I'm visiting Duck/Ocean Sands I always stop in to say hi to Allen and his delightful staff, and sip his delicious coffee. The selection of reading material is also noteworthy. So many interesting choices that you won't have any trouble finding something interesting to read. A true favorite in my world. See you in November. Can't wait!

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Thank Fabtrav001
Washington, DC
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119 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Rude staff and mediocre overpriced coffee. Cute building though. Better to go to the coffee place in Corolla in the main shopping center.

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