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Address: 31 Fishermans Wharf # 1, Monterey, CA 93940-2432
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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Its good for the options they offer but a bit overpriced

So I usually head over to cannery row to get my taffy fix. This time I was strapped for time and did not want to drive to the other location. I came here since I had just finished... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2016
chainsawmadman
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El Monte, California
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El Monte, California
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49 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

So I usually head over to cannery row to get my taffy fix. This time I was strapped for time and did not want to drive to the other location. I came here since I had just finished eating lunch at Liberty Fish. Yes they do offer lots and lots of candy choices. I got a little sticker shock when... More 

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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

My niece got a delicious ice cream cone and I got various chocolates. They have chocolate covered bananas, s'mores, gummies, pretzles, apples. Support local shops!

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Thank Audrey G
Whittier
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16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Went in for taffy, came out with souvenir stuffed animals, jelly beans, chocolate. Fun and cute little shop.

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Thank KnTnEnN
Dallas, Texas
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93 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We were drawn here by the taffy being made in the front window. This place has every kind of treat you can imagine, including taffy, chocolates, caramel apples and caramel corn. The prices were about the same as the other candy stores in the area. There were a lot of people crowded inside, so I'm afraid I probably missed some... More 

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Thank Robbin V
Collinsville, Oklahoma
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20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We started at the Wharf today. We went through all the shops then went back through the ones that we wanted to buy things. Stopping in Carousel Candy we purchased taffy made fresh. The taffy we bought is being sent to troops, the American Flag was on the taffy, Andy thought troops would enjoy.

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Thank TravelingNana714
Omaha, NE
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205 reviews
76 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I reviewed this shoppe a few years ago and can not believe that they don't have thousands of 5* reviews. I order their popcorn on line every few months and it has become a favorite Christmas stocking stuffer for friends & family. I ordered 12 bags at Christmas time. They offer fast and affordable shipping. Check out their web site.... More 

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Thank Bink51
San Angelo, Texas, United States
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288 reviews
97 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Carousel Candies has the best caramel corn ever in the history of ever! Just walking in is a feast for the eyes!!! The saltwater taffy is great also, so many different flavored to choose from!!!

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Thank Kathleen C
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Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

On recent winter break, we visited this amazing candy store. This store had everything from smiling faces to ice cream to the best salt water taffy ever. This a great place for candy gift and family fun. This is a must see when visiting the fishermans wharf.

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Thank Maria B
Fremont, California
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5,167 reviews
3,341 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,639 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2014

With its pink building on Fisherman's Wharf, Carousel candies is a good place to go for candy, candy apples, and ice cream. We have stopped by when visiting the Fisherman Wharf area of Monterey.

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Thank mini
Mississauga, Canada
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463 reviews
223 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Great candy shop... a must to check out as you will leave with something sweet. We could not resist their ice cream and wow it was quite good and the flavours were amazing. It was a little pricey, but it's delicious!

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