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St. Maarten Candy Man

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Cool sweet spot

Excellent sweet spot for the kids to pick up some candy. The owner was supper friendly and offered... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Friends of Marty

Love this store. Take Marty Coffee Crisp bars which are hard to get there. Going again in sept... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2017
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Aug 16, 2017
“Cool sweet spot”
Jul 24, 2017
“Friends of Marty”
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

Excellent sweet spot for the kids to pick up some candy. The owner was supper friendly and offered to share his wifi service , too. A m just stop when shopping in st port.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank temporaryinsanity
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Love this store. Take Marty Coffee Crisp bars which are hard to get there. Going again in sept 2017 already booked and stocking up on the chocolate bars.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Valrose11
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Been to st. Maarten many times and on our most recent visit we popped into the candy man shop for a look see. We saw lots of fantastic sweets and bought a few bags of pick o mix for our grandkids and on the way...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank gordonrichards123
Reviewed March 15, 2017

I think the title says it all. Had a nice conversation with the owner who used to live near me in Toronto.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Davehusker
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on a cruise. The choice is great .You can get most sweets and candy here. You can also get free wi fi here . The wi fi reception is great,we could do FaceTime here no problem. The owner is a great guy,very friendly...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank David H
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Our ship was rerouted, so even though I contacted the Candy Man previously to get my black licorice, we arrived before expected and he was out! He literally closed the store to make a quick run to accommodate my needs! The huge selection of 'different'...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Tammy C
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

We were in search of candies from other countries and was requested of us and this place was perfect. The owner was super helpful and very nice. Free WiFi as well. He's been there for seven years.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jsnow09
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Heard alot about this place so made sure to stop in. Owner was very friendly and helpful, but was somewhat disappointed in the candy selection. Most of it I could find back home in the states. Also, the shop looks bigger in pictures, but it...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Rummynomad787
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Remember the 'penny' candy as a kid? This store has it and plenty more! It is stocked floor to ceiling with memories old and new...a fun surprise find on the boardwalk. Have fun!

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Tracy R
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Loved t, fun fun fun stop with walls of color and sugar to choose from. If you have kids with you beware, their heads will explode!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank juliepanebianco
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November 7, 2015|
Response from monica8man | Reviewed this property |
Hello Betty! There was so much candy in the house! There is new items added all the time. I am not completely 100% sure if they have the dutch licorice. I would be surprised if they didn't. It is in the port where the cruise... More