From delicious grocery items to products produced by people right here on the Outer Banks, we love carrying local products. Here’s just a small sampling of what you’ll find:
Cape Hatteras Coffee Company
Wake up to a piping fresh cup of Conner’s Supermarket Blend: Balanced & Smooth Baker’s Chocolate, or any of the other unique roasts from Cape Hatteras Coffee Company.
Roots & Leaves Coffee
Roots & Leaves Coffee is a locally based vegan coffee and donut vendor. We carry their coffee right here at Conner’s.
Making Waves Tea
If you prefer tea over coffee, we’ve got you covered. Making Waves Tea is based right here at Cape Hatteras and they stock our store with their most popular blends.
Hatteras Saltworks Sea Salt
Hatteras Saltworks Sea Salt is salt from the pristine waters of Hatteras Inlet. Their locally produced flavored sea salts have a high mineral content and will add something special to any dish.
Surfin’ Spoon Ice Cream Sandwiches
Surfin’ Spoon’s delicious ice cream sandwiches are made right here on the Outer Banks. They come in a variety of surprising and decadent flavors.
Old Mill of Guilford
Old Mill of Guilford produces a wide selection of grits, oats & baking mixes including Hushpuppy Mix, Southern Style Biscuit Mix, Buttermilk/Buckwheat Pancake Mix, Sweet Potato Muffin Mix, and more.
Nixon’s BBQ is based in Edenton, NC. They make all kinds of southern favorites, from eastern NC-style BBQ pork to cole slaw to chicken salad, and more.
If you’ve never had BBQ chicken made with Carolina Treet, you’re missing out. This unique, savory BBQ sauce is an eastern NC favorite.
Pig Pen’s BBQ Seasoning
Pig Pen Enterprises produces these Lexington, NC-style (or western NC) BBQ seasonings. Pick some up and take it home along with some Nixon’s BBQ to have your own east vs. west BBQ taste test!
Normal Chris BBQ
Normal Chris BBQ is based right here in Buxton. They make a wide variety of BBQ rubs and seasonings.
NC Beer & Wines
North Carolina has a vibrant industry of craft breweries and vintners. Try some from local producers here. We also offer a seasonal rotation of additional breweries and varieties.
- 1718 Brewing – Ocracoke
- Swells’a Brewing – Kill Devil Hills
- Lost Colony Brewing – Nags Head
- Flat Rock Cider Company – Flat Rock
- Blowing Rock Brewing – Blowing Rock
- D9 Brewing Co – Charlotte
- Raleigh Brewing – Raleigh
- NoDa Brewing Co – Charlotte
- Deep River Brewing Co – Clayton
- Highland Brewing – Asheville
- Duck Rabbit – Farmville
- Mother Earth Brewing – Kinston
- Southern Pines Brewing Company – Southern Pines
- Wicked Weed – Asheville
- Carolina Brewery – Chapel Hill
- Duplin Winery – Rose Hill
- Biltmore Winery – Asheville
- Hinnant Family Vineyards – Pine Level
- Childress Vineyards – Lexington
- Sheldon Vineyards – Dobson
Conner’s Locally Grown Chocolate Covered Peanuts
If there is any one must-have local food item at Conner’s, it has to be these highly addictive peanuts that are chocolate covered, blister fried or honey roasted.
These are grown and packaged in Eastern NC by Farmer Dave.
It’s entirely possible that you’ll eat them all before you get home. You might want to get a backup jar, just in case.
Don’t say we didn’t warn you.