One of the favorite spots of vacationers and locals alike is the Ocean Isle Beach Pier. It’s filled with friendly smiling faces and a constant reminder that summer is here! The Ocean Isle Pier features a large game and arcade room with a small grill that serves pizza and cheeseburgers, it also features some lunch specials during the summer months too! A recent addition is Sunset Slush, a store selling flavor Italian ice.
The pier also has a store where you can buy ice cream, ice, drinks, beach supplies, fishing bait, tackle and rods, pier season passes and fishing rental equipment. The pier is a great spot for fishing, you can catch everything from Bluefish, to Trout and Flounder, and King Mackerel. Other species caught locally include Cobia, Virginia Mullet, Pompano, Spots, Sharks, Tarpon, Sheepshead, Black Drum, Red Drum, Croaker, Grey Trout, Ladyfish, Spadefish, and Pinfish. Fishing fees are $8 per rod. Spectators are charged $1 for adults and 50¢ for children younger than 12.