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Papabubble

Carrer Ample 28, 08002 Barcelona, Spain (El Barri Gòtic)
34 932688625
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Ranked #11 of 134 shopping in Barcelona
Type: Specialty Shops
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Went here after a recommendation from the Segway Glides tour guide, Edger. He definitely deserves free candy :) The shop smells so good and the candy tasted delicious. The owner was handing out samples and spoke excellent English. We got a bag of strawberry candy for us and a load of bags for family at home. Perfect.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We went here after the segway glides guide told us about it. The men were making sweets as we were in the shop . Having tried some earlier we knew they were tasty so soon stocked up! A little pricey compared to uk standards but great tasting and worth it for a treat.

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newport beach
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

always fun to see candy being made! they will make custom orders, but you need to leave enough time for them to be made...otherwise great options to buy in the shop. brought home goodies for the house sitter and she was happy! the shop workers were nice to my kids.

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Doha, Qatar
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3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

Wow. The smell is intoxicating and samples incredible. The staff is helpful, congenial, and fluent in English. We bought lots of gifts for family and friends as well as some for ourselves! The difficult choice was parting with the gifts.

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Oslo, Norway
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

This store was the last stop of our Runnerbean tour for kids. The kids (4 & 7) had never seen candy being made before and they watched with big eyes. We bought a jar and a couple of small bags as treats for the kids and friends when we returned home. They taste great and remind us of our vacation.... More

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San Francisco, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

I had never heard of artisanal candy until I stumbled across this shop in the city's Gothic quarter. Not only was the candy delicious, it was also some of the most beautiful I've ever seen -- almost like jewels. For that reason alone, I bought some back to the states for my niece, whose minor hobby is food photography.

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Dubai
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Defiantly worth stopping by. Its tantalizing, its fun and all round creative and fun candy experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013 via mobile

If you are in the Gothic Area don't miss this cool place. You can buy many kinds of their homemade candies and what's really cool is watch how they make it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013 via mobile

it is truely amazing to see them do hard candly with all of the drawings inside. he staff are very kind and answered all of our questions while making the candy. we ended up going another time to buy more candy as gifts to friends just because they are a nice present and or once break the traditional choclate present... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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31 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We were brought here by our tour guide and the kids and adults were amazed! We watched them make the candy and it's literally a work of art. They put layers and layers together to make a pattern, then pull it into bite size sticks and then cut them into little candies. They make all sorts of flavours and the... More

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