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Josh Early Candies - Bethlehem

3620 Nazareth Pike, Bethlehem, PA 18020
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Ranked #3 of 9 shopping in Bethlehem
Type: Specialty Shops
Most recent review
- Jan 9, 2014
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Annapolis, Maryland
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57 reviews 57 reviews
17 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Josh Early Candies is the best by far candy store. Considering you don't really find stores like this anymore. You walk in and it reeks of chocolate, the best smell ever. The ladies are so helpful and friendly. The dark chocolate cashew patties are by far the best! They also have a nice selection of Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Sugar... More

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Homemade chocolate of every kind. They have beautiful foil covered leaves for Fall that are decorative and yummy. Friendly, knowledgable staff. Wonderful gifts to use with or without candies as a gift. Very large parking lot.

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Schnecksvill, PA
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94 reviews 94 reviews
28 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Josh Early chocolate candy is a hand made, all natural and no preservative added candy. I think it is probably the best chocolate candy in Pennsylvania. I have tried many hand made chocolate candies in PA. For me, hands down, Josh Early Chocolate Candy rises above the rest. Preservatives can give chocolate candy a very waxy, off taste. This chocolate... More

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87 reviews 87 reviews
8 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

Let me set the tone by first stating that we've done our part over the years to support Josh Early Candies. Today I stopped in to the Nazareth Road store to purchase a "small" amount of candy for a birthday present. I was looking for a box, since a bag just wouldn't look right as a present. I was told... More

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Bath, Pennsylvania
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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Great chocolate but I almost fell over when I saw the price...getting my wife a gift was my mission so I bought some chocolate for about $20!!!! A small package....it was good but I wish I would have brought more from Switzerland! It was cheaper to fly home! LOL

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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49 reviews 49 reviews
13 attraction reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

There are two or three in the area. The chocolate is very good. I would say ,much better than Godiva, definately. It gets very crowded during the holidays. Definately go here for your next indulgence.

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Westchester County NY
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57 reviews 57 reviews
8 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2012

Josh Early is worth a trip... Stepping into the store is like stepping back in time. The service and atmosphere is from a time when friendliness, packaging and display was paramount. High quality chocolate and candy, huge variety, delightful staff. I felt like a kid again in 1962....

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Staten Island
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012

WE rode past three of four times and then we had to go in . The employees could not have been more helpful and sweet. The chocolates were the best. If you go be prepared to walk out with bags full.

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Middle Village, New York, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2012

We could not believe the number of ways this company produces quality chocolates. They also have many other types of candies that they make on premises. So glad we took the ride and made our purchases.

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Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania
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187 reviews 187 reviews
81 attraction reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2012

This is our favorite local chocolate shop. We love the way it smells when we walk in - it's such a treat. The chocolate tastes fresh and absolutely delicious. It's especially fun around the holidays when there's a buzz in the air - it's busy - and the decorations are old fashioned and sweet. All the cashiers are kind, helpful... More

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