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Wayside Country Store

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Yes, a 5 star candy store! (with other stuff too)

I specifically stopped here to check out the candy. Lots of stuff I have not seen since I was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Too many choices and too many calories!

Fun place to stop when visiting Longfellow's Wayside Inn schoolhouse, gristmill, and church. George... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
Newton, Massachusetts
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fudge”(3 reviews)
“great place”(4 reviews)
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All reviews penny candy fudge great place lots of history worth a stop walk around gifts books store stuff goodies toys child collectibles pond benches schoolhouse
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I specifically stopped here to check out the candy. Lots of stuff I have not seen since I was a child. Bought an assortment of old school candy. They also have seasonal candy, pez dispensers, some serious looking home made style chocolates as well as...More

Thank lf479
Reviewed 1 week ago

The choice of candy in which we are used to way back when we went to the penny candy store is awesome. The prices do seem high and I even sent a message asking who makes the chocolates and never got a response. I will...More

Thank Bethebood
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Fun place to stop when visiting Longfellow's Wayside Inn schoolhouse, gristmill, and church. George Washington stayed here. Hugh selection of candy in one room and nick-nacks in the other. I love the spun molasses candy that is only available in the fall and winter months....More

Thank ABC153
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

My husband and i stopped in here while waiting to go to longfellows wayside inn.we always brought the kids here and it was a tradition.thank you for keeping it alive.great prices/lovely staff/ fun items and a huge array of shopping penny candle style

Thank Kimberly L
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Not only is the building a throw back to mid 1900's when Henry Ford purchased the building, originally built in 1790 and renovated in 1930, but the goodies inside will bring you back in time! While you walk around on the original floor boards, you...More

Thank Noel R
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

The Country Store and candy shop are delightfully quaint! An enjoyable experience for kids and adults alike.

Thank tdrf
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

It’s a great place to visit. As a child we visited often and now I find it brings back memories from that time. We used to always get penny candy there but with inflation the prices are a bit higher but still very acceptable. There...More

1  Thank travelingfamily123ym
Reviewed December 12, 2017

We love stopping at this charming and historic country store. They have so many things to buy and look at all in this charming environment. They even have a wood stove in the store to warm by while your exploring. Lots of gifts and local...More

1  Thank BostonJulia
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We visited the store on a Saturday. The minute we walked in we loved the place. Lots of history all around and a candy store that has something for everybody! The store is well maintained and staff is friendly. If your looking for a country...More

Thank TangoMango12
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Tons of parking, good location, nice restaurant next door. Overlooks a pond. Very old-timey feeling. Great pre-post Wayside Inn visit.

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