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“Rudest place we visited on Ocracoke”

Styron's General Store
Ranked #6 of 11 Shopping in Ocracoke
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Owner description: Established in 1920, this store has everything you could possibly need, including sandwiches for a picnic lunch.
Raleigh
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56 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Rudest place we visited on Ocracoke”
Reviewed 24 October 2008

We stopped at this general store and the owner went out of her way to be rude to us after spending over $40 there. On the way out, she also yelled at us for not closing the door even though we only left it open since it was open when we went in. Avoid this place and enjoy some of the other attractions on the island that actually appreciate your business.

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Dakotas'
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Don't waste your time!”
Reviewed 19 July 2008

Stay clear of Albert Styron's General Store on Ocracoke Island N.C., it is a supreme tourist trap. The store is chock-full of worthless trinkets from China and the staff was very rude. They literally yelled at us for the front door being open too long. It is a waste of time. SHK

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