We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rock Pop Candy

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Review Highlights
Best Party Experience!

If you're after something a little different for a birthday party you must choose Rock Pop Candy... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
Amanda G
via mobile
Best Sweet Shop in the country

Simply the best sweet shop in England. They have everything. Whatever they dont have, they'll find... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2016
Mrhairyman
,
Letchworth, United Kingdom
Read all 11 reviews
5
All photos (5)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Dec 22, 2017
“More than just a sweet shop”
Jul 10, 2017
“Best Party Experience!”
About
Take a walk down memory lane. Our shop is crammed full of traditional sweets, organic fudge, & imported goodies from around the globe. We have Australian Tim Tams, New Zealand L&P, and many more. Browse through our great range of traditional & retro...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
10 Holywell Hill, St. Albans AL1 1BZ, England
Website
+44 1707 657650
Call
Reviews (11)
Filter reviews
11 results
Traveler rating
10
1
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
10
1
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 11 reviews
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Rock Pop Candy is an interesting little shop full of sweets and gifts. Staff were helpful and I got the sweets I was after.

Thank Andrew081
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

If you're after something a little different for a birthday party you must choose Rock Pop Candy. My 10 year old and 7 of her friends spent a couple of hours making a selection of delicious sweetie treats, finishing off with a customised ice cream...More

Thank Amanda G
IanD2005, Owner at Rock Pop Candy, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thank you for your lovely review Amanda. We look forward to seeing you all again very soon!

Reviewed July 11, 2016

Simply the best sweet shop in England. They have everything. Whatever they dont have, they'll find for you.

Thank Mrhairyman
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

The title says it all really! The staff are friendly, the selection good and the sweets I bought were all delicious. I will definitely be back.

1  Thank Andrew W
Reviewed May 24, 2016

... it's a complete retro experience. You'll find retro gifts and funky greetings cards and the service from Ana and Ian is spot on; made to order, unique and personalised hampers, gift bags and favours. The ice cream's not bad either.

1  Thank d0ttiemax
Reviewed May 1, 2016

Rock Pop Candy I a wonderful place. It took me back to my childhood with the sweets in the jar. It has a wide variety of sweets and goodie bags. Really loved the place and especially the wine gums!! A must visit place if in...More

Thank Ian R
IanD2005, Owner at Rock Pop Candy, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2016

Thank you for your feedback. Hope we gave you a little taste of nostalgia

Reviewed April 10, 2016

Wow what a treasure! A beautiful sweet shop with the most amazing selection of sweets, candy and more from around the world and from years gone by. Childhood favorites and lollies from home, wherever that may be. They even have Kiwi stuff!!! Pineapple lumps, L&P,...More

Thank cocotravel2015
IanD2005, General Manager at Rock Pop Candy, responded to this reviewResponded April 12, 2016

Thanks so much for your lovely review. Be sure to tell all your friends about us !

Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Rock Pop Candy is a great independent sweet shop just a minutes walk from the centre of St Albans. They have a large selection of old fashioned sweets and some brilliant gift ideas. I especially like the retro sweet jars that they make up which...More

Thank LouiseWins
Reviewed April 3, 2016

Rock Pop Candy is a haven of sweetie happiness, like stepping back in time to when I got sweets on the way home from school. But this is even better as it isn't anything like a gloomy corner shop with a dusty jars and penny...More

Thank markmandylagos
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

I love visiting RPC whenever I'm in St Albans. They stock great sweets from around the world along with fab retro sweets and gifts. Their newly opened Milk Bar looked good too. Fab owners make every visit enjoyable.

Thank Spencehh
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 nearby hotels
Clarion Collection Hotel St. Albans
663 reviews
.06 miles away
Premier Inn St Albans City Centre Hotel
890 reviews
.30 miles away
St Michael's Manor Hotel
658 reviews
.46 miles away
Ardmore House
608 reviews
.76 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 366 nearby restaurants
HATCH
131 reviews
.02 miles away
Per Tutti
402 reviews
.03 miles away
Lussmanns - St Albans
1,243 reviews
.05 miles away
alloro
523 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 89 nearby attractions
St Albans Cathedral
1,948 reviews
.08 miles away
St Albans Clock Tower
310 reviews
.06 miles away
St Albans Farmers Market
26 reviews
.11 miles away
River Ver Trail
19 reviews
.34 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rock Pop Candy staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines