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Ripley's Candy Factory

623 Parkway, In the Lobby of Ripley's Mirror Maze, Gatlinburg, TN
865-436-1834
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Ranked #50 of 65 Shopping in Gatlinburg
Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
Owner description: Enjoy Hundreds of Your Favorite Candies. A Must See Stop on any Trip!
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Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Owner description: Enjoy Hundreds of Your Favorite Candies. A Must See Stop on any Trip!

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Batesville, Arkansas
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206 reviews 206 reviews
98 attraction reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This is nothing unique or novel. This is normal candy you can get at a normal store only you will pay more money and deal with more people.

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Floyds Knobs, Indiana, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

So it must be the name you pay for!!! We took kids in to get any...ANY...candy that they wanted and trust me they filled those bags...lol. A huge variety of flavors, types, bugs, bacon, animals, letters, inserted liquid...you name it! Where's "The Problem" right? Answer: NO FLAVOR BLAND With ALL items!!!!!!! Yes, we thought can this be so? We began... More 

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Reidsville, North Carolina, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Our kids were in CANDY HEAVEN in here! They both filled a bag half full before we blinked! Everything you can dream of in here for a kid to love! Gummy sharks, lego candy blocks, pucker powder, and the list goes on! Not to mention the Jelly Bellies....wow! We loved it!

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Clarksdale, Mississippi
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

They have every kind of candy imaginable. You can mix and match and make up your own. Simply amazing. Had fun in the candy shop.

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Fishers, Indiana
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

There's bigger and better candy stores than this. The name is a little misleading cos it's not what it sounds like. Just a ton of candies and both sides of the store and self service.

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McMinnville, Tennessee
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Not what you would think it would be. I have been to bigger candy stores in a mall. Candy is kind of expensive, but at least it doesn't cost to enter!

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Miamisburg, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Its a fun cool store but the candy is a little to pricey I mean 31 dollars for 1 1/2 lbs of candy is a little to much if you ask me also they could really add some scales the only scale is at the register and prices nothing has prices on it it must just be the area cause... More 

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Southwest VA
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99 reviews 99 reviews
43 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Stopped by here on our annual trip to Gatlinburg, went in with my son, we ended up buying a ton of candy for the grown ups! It was fun but be careful, candy by the pound can add up quickly! Enjoy

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Orange Beach, Alabama
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Very plain candy store and very expensive. $3 for 1/4 pound (candy gets heavy quick!). Good if you have a specific candy you only want, but otherwise stick to getting it at the grocery store.

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Kankakee, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I paid $17 for just over a pound of candy (which is less then it sounds). It was also smaller then I expected and the sour gummy candies were all hard.

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