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So much fun!

What an experience! We had so much fun reminiscing here seeing our childhood faves. If you have a... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Ginny F
Wahroonga, Australia
Loads of memories and fun!

Even if you have no plan to purchase any candy, Candy Baron is worth the visit! Children love it... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2018
Houston, Texas
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20 Jul 2018
“So much fun!”
14 Jul 2018
“Loads of memories and fun!”
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

What an experience! We had so much fun reminiscing here seeing our childhood faves. If you have a sweet tooth, a visit is a must.

Thank Ginny F
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Even if you have no plan to purchase any candy, Candy Baron is worth the visit! Children love it and adults will find themselves smiling at the candy/gum they remember enjoying as a child. You feel like you are in a movie from a long...More

Thank 97LOL
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We enjoyed the selection here. There is an enormous variety of saltwater taffy as well as other hard candies and chocolates to choose from.

Thank Rehsinup19
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

They have a huge colorful display of taffy, and even boxes that say "San Francisco Salt Water Taffy", but when you ask the clerk where the taffy is made, they say no one makes it in SF anymore. Theirs is from a factory in SLC!...More

Thank bestestes
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This is bigger than it looks, with a good selection of unique candy. Lots of salt water taffy flavors, caramels, hard candies, new and old fashioned candy. Not a lot of walking space inside so recommend not taking strollers.

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Stopped here to look for a specific candy, which they had. That was the plus. On the negative, very crowded, unfriendly staff and rude customers.

Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 27 November 2017

great selection of sweets, with super friendly and kind staff! very clean and tidy shop, offering cool delicious sweets and chocolate. regular visitor during my summer stay.

Thank katy55655
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The Candy Baron is a great place to be! They have a wide selection of candies and themed candies. The main attraction are the barrels and barrels of taffy flavors. Some of the candy is a bit pricey, but it's worth it.

Thank tonyl552
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Located in Pier 39 concourse and it's a treasure trove of sweet stuff! Lots of flavours for salt water taffy that you don't get in other places. Easy to get to by public Muni transit (F line runs past Pier 39).

Thank ranipendse
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I visited this location on a Monday following Christmas. There is an excellent array of candy - some unique choices. Many taffy flavors are available, along with chocolates, chewy candies, etc. available. I purchased a pre-made bag of cinnamon bears (which tasted terrible) and a...More

Thank VegasBling
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