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Grocery Stores Nearby Captain’s QuartersThere is a good selection of grocery stores that are close to Captain’s Quarters and stocking up your resort room’s kitchen cabinets is a great way to keep the costs of a vacation down.
But if you’re checking in on a Saturday or Sunday you should know that larger grocery stores in the area such as Wal-Mart and Food Lion pretty regularly have very long lines at their checkouts as many visitors chose to do their grocery shopping right after check-in, in addition to the normal weekend traffic from locals.
So if at all possible you would be wise to do your grocery shopping early in the morning when there are no crowds. You’ll get it done in no time at all, and what’s more, you’ll find the shelves full rather than half empty
Armed with that advice, here's some information about the grocery stores near Captain’s Quarters so you can have full cupboards in your room, like the one to the right.
Food Lion has long been a popular grocery store in the area and there are two branches in the vicinity of Captain’s Quarters, at 1009 Highway 501 and at 1430 S Kings Hwy. If you’re not familiar with the store, there are 1,200 stores in 11 Southeast and Mid-Atlantic and all of them have a good selection of grocery items and frequently has special offers though you may need to be a member and in possession of a MVP customer card to get some of those deals.
There is also a branch of Piggly Wiggly nearby, though not as close to the resort as Food Lion. Though it has an unusual name which may confuse those who aren’t familiar with this grocery store chain that operates in 15 southern U.S. states, Piggly Wiggly is a very typical grocery store and you will be able to find just about anything you could in a national grocery store chain.
If you are looking for a grocery store that you can walk to from Captain’s Quarters you can try The General Store located at 210 S Ocean Blvd., right near Family Kingdom Amusement Park. As the name suggests this grocery store specializes in general merchandise and has more of a country store feel than major grocery stores nearby. It also has varying seasonal hours so make sure to call at 843-443-9324 before walking up there.
Many visitors to Myrtle Beach overindulge thanks to the area’s many great restaurants and seek out something a little healthier a few days after their trip. One place that is a ‘must’ is Myrtle Beach Produce. This is not a grocery store but rather like a farmer’s market collective, offering fresh produce daily from local farmers in Horry County and its adjacent counties. All of their produce including both vegetables and fruit is picked daily and comes straight from the farm to the counter. They also have a selection of homemade jams, dressings and sauces, boiled peanuts and raw heads-off shrimps on ice. Myrtle Beach Produce is located at 609 29th Ave N.
Many visitors to Myrtle Beach prefer to do their grocery shopping at Wal-Mart, on account of the huge variety of non-grocery items that can be found at the store. The closest to Captain’s Quarters of four Wal-Mart Supercenters in the region can be found at 541 Seaboard St., which is also close to the mall, as well as Costco for anyone with a membership looking to purchase bulk items for their vacation. This supercenter is open all around the clock.