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Address: 14061 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6536
Phone Number: +1 910-803-0316
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2 shopping experiences in One Huge Store! Located in the original...

2 shopping experiences in One Huge Store! Located in the original well-loved Docksider builder on the mainland. Visit The Pantry at Mia's ~ Old-fashioned candy, 32 flavors of salt water taffy, dips, mustards and salsas, & the best pretzels & chips! The Boutique is packed with uncommon gifts, home decor, jewelry, resort-wear and specialties. Not to mention the friendliest staff in Surf City! You'll be glad you visited!

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Beautiful gift item's, nostalgic candies, intensely scented candles, nice clothing items, and most important of all, a fabulously friendly staff who make shopping fun! I loved... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
KelticKate
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Beautiful gift item's, nostalgic candies, intensely scented candles, nice clothing items, and most important of all, a fabulously friendly staff who make shopping fun! I loved just browsing here and talking with the very southern and very friendly lady who works here. If I am ever back in Topsail, I will definitely shop here!

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Thank KelticKate
sandilowry, Owner at Mia's Marketplace, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We look forward to your next visit. We are so fortunate to have wonderful women working with us, who share our passion for unique things and love meeting customers, who ultimately become friends. Don't forget you can shop online with us - we just launched a new website. Or check us out on Facebook... More 

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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

A nice little store with a little bit of everything. Very friendly staff. Great selection of classic candy. We went back just for their dips. Very friendly staff. Worth the stop. Did I mention their staff is very friendly…

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Thank Ryan M
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

We have stopped here twice this year. Once in May when we came down for a few days. They didn't have any sugar free taffy at the beginning of May but told me they would during the summet months. We came back in September for a family week and yes yes yes sugar free taffy was back! I always get... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

My wife loves to check out small local shops when we travel. I enjoy unusual wind chimes on our back porch at home. We bought a very cool handmade glass wind chime. Can't wait to get it home. They also have a neat little candy shop in the back and my wife purchased some delicious salt water taffy. Nice little... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

While a small boutique they offer a variety of local crafts as well as other items. Always great for oil candles, and other beach themed items. They have a small candy shop with the old time candy store feel where you can get favorites from your childhood. They also have a wide variety of taffy and some wonderful gourmet fudge... More 

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1 Thank brian M
Midlothian, Virginia
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32 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Mia's has an amazing selection of gifts and decor that will remind you of the beach once you've left. Just a few categories of items they carry include candles, skincare lines, art, unique kitchen and entertaining items, a selection of children's toys and an outstanding candy bar in the back. We had the most delicious dark chocolate drops from Mia's... More 

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Rome, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The staff at this shop were amazing, they were very friendly. The prices are reasonable, something for everyone...If you like candy you will love this store they have candy that is hard to find anywhere else. My husband purchased a beautiful necklace for me at this shop that I have not seen anywhere else. We had a great time laughing... More 

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2 Thank Ruby P
sandilowry, Owner at Mia's Marketplace, responded to this review

Hi Ruby, Thank you so much for telling us about your visit. We really strive to make everyone's shopping experience something wonderful. We realize there are several great shops in the area, and we are happy you spent some time with us. We hope you come back and visit us again, but of course, you can shop online with us... More 

Eastern Shore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Very unique shop with excellent quality merchandise and a wide variety of items to choose from. But what impressed us most was the outstanding customer service by each and every staff member. All were very knowledgeable and went out of their way to make our visit memorable and enjoyable. We will definitely be back when we return to Topsail.

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2 Thank amco6570
sandilowry, Owner at Mia's Marketplace, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words! We really enjoy chatting and sharing with all the visitors we have at this time of year, and we're glad you enjoying shopping with us! Our goal is to make your time at Mia's unique and memorable, and hope you'll want to continue shopping with us. (We're online, too, when you get taffy or... More 

Blackstone, Virginia, United States
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102 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I love, love, love this place. It isn't your typical beach shop--with cheap stuff everywhere. This is upscale, charming, and unique. My so loves the candy store in the back, and I enjoy browsing everything. I always pick up some jewelry (including this unique Glinda the Good Witch brooch) a handbag, and some article of clothing and some home decor.... More 

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sandilowry, Owner at Mia's Marketplace, responded to this review

You're right! We are not the typical beach shop! We strive to be different in a sea of beach (junk) stores! Glad you we able to snag a Glinda pin - she's beautiful!! The new release for the Wizard of Oz series is the FLYING MONKEY! Adorbs! Check it out in our online store - we'll be glad to ship!... More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

I stopped in Mia's Marketplace after visiting Surf City for business this past week. The shop is real nice inside. It is colorful and has a great variety of merchandise (especially beach items) for bringing back home with you from vacation. There is a candy and food section in the back of the store too. A nice place to spend... More 

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sandilowry, Owner at Mia's Marketplace, responded to this review

Oh, candy! Hopefully you grabbed some of our fabulous chocolates or artisan fudge bars for some gifts back home. They always make the perfect gift for the pet sitter or plant waterer(!) We're happy to help you with your Christmas shopping as well. Just shop online with us, or give us a call. We'll talk you through what's new and... More 

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