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Albanese Candy Factory

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Address: 5441 East Lincoln Hwy, Merrillville, IN 46410
Phone Number: (219) 947-3070
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Sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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Worth the stop to sugar coat your sweet tooth! Soft gummy bears and decant dark chocolate. Something for everyone! Take a peak at the workers in the factory and be sure to take... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Worth the stop to sugar coat your sweet tooth! Soft gummy bears and decant dark chocolate. Something for everyone! Take a peak at the workers in the factory and be sure to take some for the road!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The best part of this visit was that you could even see the work and candy making in action after the scheduled tour times were over. It was interesting to learn about how the candy is made. Definitely the most flavorful gummy bears I have ever eaten!!!! A definite stop!!

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Even adults will feel like "Kids in a Candy Store" at Albanese Candy Factory. The only bad thing that it is difficult to decide which of the delicious and colorful candies you want to buy. This place is ideal for "sweets tables" for parties and special events. The wide variety of colored goodies will match the color-theme for any wedding.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Great low priced candy especially the pistachios and chocolate. The attendants were nice and awesome.My grandma and great grandma loved it and my little sister had a little sugar rush

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Paris, Tennessee
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Watch your candy being made right before your very eyes. They have so many types of candies, including sugar free, I couldn't even begin to list them all. If you have children it's well worth the time to take them for a visit. At Christmas and Easter, Santa & The Bunny are always there for "photo shoots." Fresh chocolate that... More 

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Greenville, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Never before have I tasted so many fresh candies. They make much of the candies there in the factory and it was wonderful. A great selection of many types of treats, including those from other candy makers. Great place to stop if you're in the area.

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

Terrific place to visit with kids. They have virtually every kind of candy on the planet, all in one place. And they make much of it themselves. Spent $30, and my waistline will also pay for it, but it was worth it.

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This cool little candy store has so much to chose from of candy (including a wide range of sugar free), nuts, throwbacks of old candy toys and gum, and more - even flavored toothpicks. The women who work there gladly let you sample just about anything, and they make recommendations too. The chocolate is not as good as Hershey's (for... More 

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Monrovia, Indiana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

You will find more than you thought you wanted here. Amazing to peek through the factory windows. Lots of different gummies, new and old time candy. Very pretty building looks like a ginger bread house.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We enjoy going to Albanese several times a year. You can see gummies being made sometimes which is always neat to watch. You can sample the candy before you buy. Also, you don't have to buy a certain amount... When we take our kids we let them pick out several pieces of what they want but never fill a bag.... More 

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Additional Information about Albanese Candy Factory

Address: Address: 5441 East Lincoln Hwy, Merrillville, IN 46410
Phone Number: (219) 947-3070
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Merrillville
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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