An uncommon experience awaits at The Market Common

A Myrtle Beach getaway isn’t all about sun and sand. Sometimes, it can be sun and sensational shopping. Or divine dining and eclectic entertainment. And any combination of it all.

Overview of the Market Commons

A short drive from Ocean Boulevard, The Market Common provides an adorable respite for the sunseeker in all of us. It’s much more than a complex of shops and restaurants. Built on a former Air Force base, The Market Common contains thoughtful appointments of southern charm. With fountains, rocking chairs and play areas interspersed around boutique shops and eateries, it has become a destination within a destination.

The Market Common delivers an upgraded experience with a small-town feel. Here’s your guide to exploring here.

Stop. Eat. Play.


“No decision should be made on an empty shopping bag.”  – Donita K. Paul

The only thing more enjoyable than the space between shops is the actual shops at The Market Common. The indoor/outdoor layout features landscaped walkways. The array of shops give you an uncommon experience of top fashion and curated delights. Here are our suggestions for a few of your shopping fixes while visiting The Market Common.

For a gorgeous selection of lingerie and loungewear
Visit Soma. Soma carries beauty products and innovates in fashion and comfort. It’s always a perfect fit for everybody.

For Apple products, accessories and repair
Visit CitiMac Apple Specialist Store. They have a sterling reputation for expertise and customer care, too.

For bold prints, colors and jewelry
visit Chico’s. Designed to be original, each visit to Chico’s includes assistance from your own personal stylist, complimentary.

For the sweet tooth in all of us
visit The Uncommon Chocolatier. Only the best ingredients will do for their chocolates and fudge. Choose from gluten-free options, too.

For lifestyle products that celebrate the south
visit the Southern Living Store. Find one-of-a-kind items in fashion, food, garden, home decor, and travel, with southern flair.

Bath & Body Works carries the newest, freshest fragrances for body, hand and home.

Find clothing, jewelry and accessories that reflect your style at Bijuju.

Sunglass Hut has the leading names in fashion and performance sunglasses.

Discover fun fashions at Ivy & Leo and ultimate footwear comfort at The Walking Company. See a complete list of shops at The Market Common.

Women clinking drinks


“Dining is an art. When you eat to get most out of your meal, to please the palate, just as well as to satiate the appetite, that,my friend, is dining.” – Yuan Mei

Amid the stately surroundings and picturesque setting, you’ll find unique restaurants to fit any palate. Perfect for a pre- and post-dinner walk, Market Common has a trove of choices for lunch and dinner. It’s in a class of its own.


For the best specialty pizza around
Visit Ultimate California Pizza. Unwind with family and friends around excellent food with commendable service.

For Chinese scratch-made meals
Visit P.F. Chang’s. A distinctive dining experience awaits in incredible ambiance, with everything from dumplings to sushi to delicious entrees.

For exquisitely prepared ice cream
Visit Cold Stone Creamery. They also serve cakes, shakes and smoothies. They’re famous for preparing your ice cream on frozen granite.

Shrimp Dish

For the finest in southern cuisine
Visit Tupelo Honey. A self-proclaimed revival of southern food, from Carolina mountain roots. Entrees are simply crafted and unforgettable.

For delicious food and a big screen
visit King Street Grille. Food isn’t an afterthought at this sports bar. Their scratch-made favorites are highlight-reel worthy.

Travinia Italian Kitchen
serves handcrafted choices, loaded with unique flavor.

Fuel your inner hippie at 70s-themed shop Peace, Love and Little Donuts.

Crepe Creation Cafe serves breakfast and dinner, everything from Belgian Waffles to steak.

Get ‘Best on the Beach’ nachos at Nacho Hippo and upscale craft beer at The Brass Tap. There’s an entire roster of distinctive eateries at The Common Market.


Let's Have some Fun


“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” – Helen Keller

There’s plenty of diversion available at The Market Common, including one of the unsung movie theaters in the area. The entertainment value around here isn’t an accident. Myrtle Beach’s south end now boasts a place you could visit a dozen times – and have 12 stellar experiences.

For an intimate theater experience
Visit Stage Left Theater Company. Never miss a moment in Myrtle Beach’s newest community theater company.

For Hollywood’s hottest hits
Visit Grand 14 Cinema. With more than 2,600 luxury stadium seats, you’ll enjoy state-of-the-art movie-going at its finest.

For a love of learning at any age
Visit EdVenture. It’s a nonprofit institution that helps fuel the passion for knowledge in fun and interactive ways.

For the feeling of being a kid again on an electric bike
Visit Pedego. It’s like a bike, only better. Pedal if you wish, or get a bit of help as you motor around the area on rented bikes.

Seacoast Artists Gallery features local work you can bring home to your home or office. Enjoy extraordinary food and drink while you bowl, play billiards and other games at 801 Billiards & Bowling. The Market Common has plenty to entertain you.

Check the community calendar for the many fun events planned for The Market Common. In addition to parks, playgrounds, food, fun and shopping, this community features exceptional opportunities to own or rent in an urban village.


Whether you’re looking for a place to visit for a meal, a day, or to live, The Market Common has it all. Plan your visit today.



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