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Lil' River Fudge Co / 5&10 Varity Store

24 James Street, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
(315) 482-2188
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Type: Specialty Shops
Most recent review
- Jul 31, 2014
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English first
Tarrytown, NY
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Transplant this shop into pretty much any Jersey shore town, or small Finger Lakes town and it would be unremarkable. But considering it's location, it's one of the few bright spots in run-down and seedy Alex Bay. It's been more than 13 years since I've visited Alexandria Bay, and my, how times have changed! Other than kitschy souvenir shops selling... More

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Western New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

I looked this up on Tripadvisor before we drove up to Alex Bay and we stopped in after visiting Boldt Castle. I didn't get a sample there but waited till we got home. If I had, I certainly would have bought more for sure. It is tastey but not that sickening sweet. Truly delicious. I can see why it was... More

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Northern, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Lil' River Fudge is absolutely fantastic. It is rich and creamy...no sugary grains...just smooth and flavorful. They continue to add flavors. This year my nephew wanted to try the Red Velvet. Wow. We both thought they nailed it perfectly. Our favorites are creamsicle, amaretto and maple walnut. We also tried the dark chocolate caramel sea salt and lemon meringue. Both... More

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Kingsport, Tennessee, United States
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

We stopped at the ice cream store with my nephews and asked for four ice cream cones. I guess the soft serve flavors are too much for the one girl because she ordered two more employees to assist making two soft serve cones, while another employee served us two hard ice cream cones. When paying the guy I gave hime... More

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Sayre, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

This fudge is so awesome that last Christmas I mail ordered it for gifts. Our trip to the area would not be complete without a stop to this excellent shop.

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Saranac Lake, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

A fun place to stop for a sweet treat. The owners and staff were friendly and helpful. My kids loved the ice cream, of course, and we all enjoyed fudge. Yum!

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Niagara Falls, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

The shops full of candy stuff I haven't seen since I was a kid. Ice cream and fudge yummy !! Friendly staff only place open till 9 in may except for the bars lol

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We have visited this place on previous trips - the owners are very friendly and patient with our browsing. The almond joy fudge is to die for! I got one piece and ended up sharing it with everyone I mentioned it to after they heard what it was.

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