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Widman's Candy Shop

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4325 13th Avenue S, Oak Park Plaza, Fargo, ND
701-235-2699
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Chippers are A+

Everything in this store is amazing. The Chippers are what are particularly wonderful, and they are what made the store famous. Chippers are chocolate covered rippled potato chips and they are worth a trip to the store.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
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Moorhead, Minnesota
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Moorhead, Minnesota
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60 reviews 60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Everything in this store is amazing. The Chippers are what are particularly wonderful, and they are what made the store famous. Chippers are chocolate covered rippled potato chips and they are worth a trip to the store.

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Moorhead, Minnesota
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I went to Widmans for some chocolate for my wife a few days before Christmas. I asked for a two pound box of assorted chocolate. They said they don't have any. I asked for a one pound box of assorted chocolate. They said they didn't have any. I pointed at the wall where they have the boxes and prices. I... More 

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New York City, New York
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116 reviews 116 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

After reading all the comments about Widman's famous Chippers, I made a beeline for the unassuming little candy shop when I arrived in Fargo. While the reception was very friendly and the chocolate delicious, Chippers just don't live up to the hype. The reason? Too much chocolate, too little potato chip. While there is the faint sense of the chips'... More 

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Minneapolis
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I just so happen to run into this place while stuck in Fargo coming home from a business trip. I was pleasantly surprised!

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Austin, Texas
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229 reviews 229 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

On the way out of town we stopped by to try the chippers. Get 2 of each of the 5 varieties, they are good! Cost you about $5.00 and will make a good road snack! They have a lot of neat gift items as well if we lived anywhere near here. Located in the back side of a big shopping... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I don't mean chocolate in the shape of an olive. I mean chocolate covered olives. And pickles. And jalapenos. I tried them all! The Chippers (chocolate covered potato chips were good, but I think the chocolate to potato chip ratio is too high. Needs a little less choc and a little more chip). But you gotta go here just to... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I am not a fan AT ALL of potato chips in general, but one must try a box (or at least ask for a sample) of their famous chocolate covered potato chips. This is a small local family owned business but they can produce. They will do their best also to accomodate any special requests. I once went looking for... More 

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West Fargo, North Dakota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Excellent chocolate and candy. The Chippers are my personal favorite. I love that they are available in different types of chocolate. It hard to only eat one!

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Casper, Wyoming
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126 reviews 126 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

The only better candy maker in North Dakota is the original Wildman's in Grand Forks..Outstanding service and quality candies...

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Midwest
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

High quality hand made candy. If you haven't tried the "Chippers" (potato chips dipped in white, milk or dark chocolate) put these high on your list. Try a free sample, then you will buy some! You can custom select a box of candy so if you don't want crèmes or nuts or dark chocolate --- you decide the contents. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4325 13th Avenue S, Oak Park Plaza, Fargo, ND
  • Location: United States  >  North Dakota (ND)  >  Fargo
  • Phone Number: 701-235-2699

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
  • Cuisine: Dessert

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