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The new, temporary location at 663 N. Michigan Avenue opened on September 18, complete with free... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
illinoistravelere
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Lots of old type candies to choose from along with today's favorites including gummy everythings... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Sunshine7643
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445 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60611-4033
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The new, temporary location at 663 N. Michigan Avenue opened on September 18, complete with free cotton candy in rainbow cloud and unicorn horn shapes. Don't envy me my good fortune -- as soon as I stepped outside, Chicago humidity made short work of my...More

Thank illinoistravelere
Reviewed August 21, 2018

OK the concept is adorable and the vibe is cute, but the prices are off the wall! So if you have 1 or many kids you might want to avoid this place.

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Store is closed until September and opening at a new location in September. I see reviews as recent as yesterday but this place is closed. 30 to park and it’s closed!!

Thank Isabelsmommy
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Lots of old type candies to choose from along with today's favorites including gummy everythings, jelly beans in every flavor and a multitude of other candies. The chocolate selection was fantastic and had a huge selection of my favorite, white chocolate!

Thank Sunshine7643
Reviewed August 10, 2018

I find this place perfecto to get a lot of souvenirs for friends and people from work. There is a lot to see, A LOT! You do kinda feel like a kid when you go inside. Also cashier was really nice and kind.

Thank Camila P
Reviewed August 9, 2018

It's a little like Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory but therein is the fun. It's silly, whimsical, not very practical, has a slight dark side -- well it's the parents that really have the hardest time with self-control isn't it? -- but is a lot of...More

Thank BAB0821
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

They were out of A LOT of stuff. Empty bins all over the place. We were all pretty excited to go, but left feeling like its a lot of hype and nothing to back it up.

Thank butterflysn1
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The moment you walk in, your sense are filled with the smell of sugar. It’s amazing. Though, prices are pretty high here. There’s a ton to look at but the price tag scares many people away.

Thank Megan R
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We headed to Dylan's after eating dinner to give everyone (adults and children). We enjoyed the different levels (two of them) and selections. There were many options to choose from and for the adults, it was a walk down the "sweet" memories from our past....More

1  Thank MissBuffalo
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

This is the second city (&/or State) where Dylan’s candy bar located that my teenager child visited. The first one was in New York. She loved the experience! When we passed this shoo, my child was excited. Of course, it was crowded! But this store...More

Thank reallylikes2travel
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Magnificent Mile
Over 400 stores pack the concrete along Michigan
Avenue, the eight-block stretch known as Magnificent
Mile. This area between Oak Avenue and the Chicago
River is more a shopping paradise than a full-out
neighborhood. For prime upscale shopping, this is the
place to go. It’s busy, energetic, and packed with
shoppers. You'll also find hundreds of restaurants and
dozens of hotels, all on the mid- to high-end scale.
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Response from christy d | Reviewed this property |
5pm and no children are allowed in bar area after that time.
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