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13 N C St, Virginia City, NV 89440
(775) 847-9500
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A nice place to walk through - something for everyone!

Nice store--just about any kind of candy and soda pops (from years gone by until now) every made and they sell it here--worth a walk through--especially if you are looking for candies or soda pops you can no longer find.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
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Traverse City, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Nice store--just about any kind of candy and soda pops (from years gone by until now) every made and they sell it here--worth a walk through--especially if you are looking for candies or soda pops you can no longer find.

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Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Fantastic collection of candies! (mostly non-chocolate candies like taffy) Also have slushies and some ice cream. Many great candies including some I haven't seen since I was a kid. Check them out!

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Virginia City, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Going into this store is like being a child again. Not only is the selection of candy unbeatable, but the atmosphere is fun and friendly. Don't miss this one on your next trip to Virginia City!

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Hayden Lake, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

It appeared that the owner was outside given out free samples in order to get you to come in. Very good move and it worked on us. This place has every kind of candy ever made, some of the oldest selection I have ever seen and fresh as today. In the back they have every poster or metal sign ever... More 

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Milford, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

this place is VERY expesinve, be prepared for a shock at checkout. Many barrels of every day candy---but really, expensive when you weigh out et end.

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Grass Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

great selection of lots and lots of candy from everywhere. Prices not too bad. Barrels and barrels of stuff to look through.

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Gardnerville, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very typical of old style candy stores. Big variety to choose from, mostly in large barrels. Pay by weight of what you select.

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Oak Harbor, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

If you're looking for a specific type of novelty candy, then this is your place! Just be ready to pay for it! There's no steals on candy here, but it will be worth it if you're really craving something. Some of the unique things they have include candy cigarettes and a variety of bulk candies. Beware! Don't purchase too much... More 

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

If one likes candy, Barrels O Candy is the best place in the area to stop to find one's favorite. We like to stop by and with such a big variety. We always seem to find a "new" favorite when we stop by. The service here is good and the prices are fine. Its worth visiting if you like candy... More 

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Wells, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Barrels and barrels of 'penny' candy. Too mch to chose from, so we tried to buy two of everything! Not really, but what a treat to get candy to munch on while on vacation. So much fun to look at everything!

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  • Address: 13 N C St, Virginia City, NV 89440
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Virginia City
  • Phone Number: (775) 847-9500

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