Tar Heel Trading Company

    Tar Heel Trading Company has been representing American quality on the Outer Banks since 1979!  With locations in Tim Buck II Shops in Corolla and Scarborough Lane Shoppes in Duck.  They feature the work of over 200 local, regional and nationally known American craftsmen in a fun, hands-on setting.  Specializing in North Carolina handmade pottery, handmade jewelry, wall sculpture, blown glass, woodcrafts, kaleidoscopes, wind chimes and much more.  All are carefully selected and reasonably priced.

    Upside-Restaurant & Bar

    Come enjoy our CREATIVE COASTAL CUISINE paired with craft beer, wine & cocktails. We utilize the freshest local seafood & farm ingredients. Our elevated sound view deck is a perfect place to relax, commune, and enjoy innovative food.
    Open Lunch & Dinner.

    Corolla Cupcakes

    Gourmet cupcakes baked fresh on-site with the finest ingredients. Many flavors ranging from classic to specialty; incl. Boston Cream, Espresso, Red Velvet, Double Chocolate, Samoa, Key Lime & more. Great for any occasion.

    Sweet Cups Gelato & Frozen Yogurt

    Corolla’s Original Frozen Yogurt and Gelato. Artisan Gelato made from scratch on site with only the freshest ingredients for a smooth and creamy treat. Premium Frozen Yogurt with 48 yummy toppings to enjoy!

    The Cottage Shop

    The Cottage Shop will show you the “Fine Art of Fun Living.” This store features decorative accessories, coastal home decor and unique gifts for birthdays, weddings, holidays or just for fun. Check out their lines of ladies accessories, flip flops, handmade jewelry, beach cover ups and more.

    Route 12 Steak & Seafood

    Route 12 has a casual atmosphere that’s appealing for the whole family. Prepared with flair by the Chef, you can get fresh seafood, choice grade beef, duck, pasta dishes and ribs. A few of their must try selections are the crab bisque and the Ahi tuna pepper filet. Their raw bar is well known for having a good selection of oysters, clams, shrimp, Alaskan crab legs and more. Route 12 is open for lunch and dinner in season, with limited hours and a limited menu in the winter. They feature daily specials and a full ABC license and wine selection. Kids are welcome with a menu of their own. It’s located immediately south of the main Timbuck II complex, next to Brew Thru and the video store. We recommend to call ahead for reservations, especially in the busy summer months.

    Dolphin Watch Gallery

    Our soothing atmosphere is perfect for calming overloaded senses. This gallery features fine art from pottery, carvings, mosaics and etchings to stained glass, PANDORA jewelry and metal works. Custom framing, mosaics and stained glass are available. Open year round.

    Store Hours:
    Sunday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m.
    Off season hours: Sunday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

    La Dolce Vita

    With recipes handed down from within the family, La Dolce Vita is a celebration of family, friends and coastal Italian cuisine. Favorite items from their menu are their mussels, seafood diablo pasta, hand-tossed thin-crust pizza and crab stuffed mushrooms, and they offer nightly seasonal specials as well. They have a few tables on their sound view deck so get there in time to catch the sunset. They do have a kids menu and welcome the whole family. Join them for lunch, dinner or a cocktail at their full bar. Have an event? They’re happy to help you with catering and can also host intimate parties, rehearsal dinners or weddings.

    We are all about family, friends, good food, and friendly local service.  Hope to see you soon!

    Sound Feet Shoes – Corolla

    Soundfeet Shoes has a remarkable selection of world-renowned footwear to keep your entire family in comfort and style.  From beachwear to casual to work SOUNDFEET is the right choice.  Soundfeet Shoes the first to bring comfort to your feet on the Outer Banks.

    Eclectic Treasures

    An eclectic and unique selection of fine art, crafts and gifts. With an eye for quality and design, we combine the talents of only the best artists and craftsmen in their medium. An artists’ treasures will be found here at Eclectic Treasures™ from Contemporary to Folk Art, from well known artist and crafts people to new comers, our selection will delight and intrigue you. Walking in to our store it like your walking in to our home and that how we want you to feel. Welcoming you with a warm smile and story to tell, we enjoy nothing more than walking a guest around our store telling them about each piece.

    Michael’s Gems & Glass

    Unique array of rocks, fossils, minerals and glass items along with jewelry and sundries crafted form the same. Agate geode bookends are one of our specialties.

    First Light Breakfast & Burger

    Located in Corolla, First Light Breakfast and Burgers is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  With huge portions, you must try our sweet potato pancakes or opt for our steak and eggs. Moving on to lunch, you can’t miss the opportunity to try our homemade potato chips and pair them up with any entree of your choice.

    A very nice little place to eat in TimBuck II.