About Us

The Friendly Market is your community Market located in Morehead City. We use fresh, local ingredients within Mindy's Baked Goods kitchen, The Produce Stand, and The Friendly Market Nursery. 

Grow, Eat, Shop, LOCAL.

OUR MISSION: To highlight fresh, local, and quality in each of our products and to support an extensive co-op of area farmers and growers in The Friendly Market Kitchen, Friendly Market Produce, and The Nursery.

Th Friendly Market Kitchen appeals to all food lovers looking to experience the most creative, unique, and seasonal recipes made daily in our kitchen. Friendly Market Produce offers the very best LOCAL produce,dairy,meats and fresh seafood.The Nursery is open for Summer and offers home gardeners a complete line of landscaping and gardening plants grown locally by certified, responsible North Carolina growers. 

The Friendly Market is committed to being your community market by providing the best our area farms have to offer. 


What's New At The Market


Food Tour America 2017

with The Friendly Market

Check out the link to see what the 'Tour' is all about! Take your tastebuds on a tour of the USA! 


The Pumpkins are Coming!

We are excited for the arrival of all things Fall here at The Friendly Market Nursery. We will have the very best pumpkins from Sexton Farms located in Jefferson,North Carolina. Arrival date is set for Septmber 21st.  

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The Story Behind Mindy's Famous: Chicken Salad with Fresh Dill

A trademarked secret recipe that helped build The Friendly Market. A customer favorite since the beginning, Mindy Fitzpatrick explains how keeping it simple and fresh has changed the way thousands enjoy Chicken Salad. You can't leave the Friendly Market without it! Read More Here.