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60 Castlereagh Road, Belfast BT5 5FP, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9073 2868
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Located in East Belfast, about 10 minutes outside the centre, we found this beautiful sweet shop. Filled with a variety of gorgeous handmade sweets, chocolates and fudge, this place has everything you could wish for and it all tastes incredible. There’s also live demonstrations of...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on Aunt Sandra's sweet shop tour. Uncle Jimmy was a brilliant host and kept everyone entertained; his passion and enthusiasm were outstanding. Highly recommend

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

I have driven past the shop for years and not gone in. My wife, 6 year old daughter and I had a very enjoyable time. Uncle Jim tells a good story of the history of the shop. The new shop has just opened and im...More

Thank lanzarotebeachfront
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We thought we were taking a tour of a chocolate factory. That is what I requested on line. There is no factory. I asked repeatedly to see the factory. He dodges the question and said it was being renovated and it was down stairs or...More

2  Thank Carol M
AuntSandrasCandy, Owner at Aunt Sandra's, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2018

Hi Carol, I'm very sorry to hear this. We have made it no secret that our new shop and factory are still going through some renovations and will be completed very soon. I'm also very sorry that we didn't meet your expectations, we try very...More

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

A big Thankyou to Willy Wonka’s cousin for one of the most enjoyable hours entertainment of this summer. We visited the Candy Show on the first day in the new premises with our four grandchildren, who had come from Yorkshire. Our party ranged in age...More

1  Thank Maggiels44
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Was delighted to be at first show in new premises. Interactive and lots of laughs with Willy wonkas cousin 😊 had 4 & 5 y/o's with me who loved every minute (maybe a little too much lol) staff were very friendly and welcoming may be...More

Thank andrea c
Reviewed June 1, 2018

Took our 8 year old as part of Birthday weekend celebrations. It was part of the Belfast Site Seeing bus tour which was great fun. Met at Aunt Sandra's by Willy Wonka's cousin. Brought into a demonstration room where there was lots of interaction with...More

2  Thank Eddie_D186470
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Took my daughter here along with her brother for her 7th birthday. Had a great time. Fun show and interesting demonstration on sweet making the old fashioned way followed by some tasty treat purchases in the shop afterwards. The staff are absolutely fabulous all so...More

Thank tanba2016
Reviewed May 7, 2018

From looking up places of interest in Belfast before we travelled there on the 19th April for a long weekend we found Aunt Sandra's Candy Shop. We loved it in Aunt Sandra's, watching them making sweets and honeycomb then we purchased some chocolate treats for...More

1  Thank Kath H
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Our 9yr old wanted to do something different for his birthday, so after a call to Uncle Davey, we set off from Coleraine to the Candy Factory. Cake packed, we went for the Birthday package, with food 😊. Start to finish, a brilliant time had...More

2  Thank RavaraLass
AuntSandrasCandy, Owner at Aunt Sandra's, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Thank you so much :) glad you had a good time and we look forward to seeing you all again when the new Factory is open :)

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Louise B
October 13, 2017|
Response from AuntSandrasCandy | Property representative |
simply tel 02890732868 to book a slot shows every Sat and Sunday. or week days and evenings for groups.
lee s
July 2, 2017|
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Response from lanzarotebeachfront | Reviewed this property |
£8 Each however its more of a display than a tour.