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Oliver's Candies

211 W Main St, Batavia, NY 14020-1999
+1 585-343-5888
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Second location!

Great second location in Elba for soft serve ice cream! The only issue is the limited hours. Love... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kelly Z
via mobile
Just because!

This candy shop is more than a candy shop! they have plush, cards and I found these AMAZING sauces... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rebecca G
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Stop by and try some of their locally famous sponge candy! This sweet-smelling candy shop is filled with all kinds of tasty treats and custom gifts including chocolate! They even have their own ice cream parlor on-site! Open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, year round.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“candy store” (9 reviews)
“great candy” (3 reviews)
“free samples” (3 reviews)
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211 W Main St, Batavia, NY 14020-1999
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+1 585-343-5888
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great second location in Elba for soft serve ice cream! The only issue is the limited hours. Love there little store and the ice cream is wonderful!

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2110livers, Owner at Oliver's Candies, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. Starting today 6/26/18 the new extended hours are 10am - 9pm Tuesday - Saturday. Sunday hours 12-5pm starting on July 8th.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This candy shop is more than a candy shop! they have plush, cards and I found these AMAZING sauces there! Bacon ketchup, Apple Pie Moonshine BBQ sauce! I will drive back to restock!

Thank Rebecca G
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Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to pick up a little candy for trip in car. Can tell its homemade and while that is wonderful, it was out of my budget. They had lots of gift packages/baskets ready to pick up quickly for teachers, birthdays, fathers day etc. Worth...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

All their chocolate is made on the premises. There is a lot to choose from. They are best known for the sponge candy - and it is available in a variety of flavors: dark chocolate, peanut butter, maple, milk chocolate. There caramels are also good....More

Thank MSH444
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Reviewed February 22, 2018

I grew up in Batavia, but left 50 years ago. When we visit we try to always make a side trip to Olivers. We have been fortunate to travel a lot, and have tried a lot of famous chocolate in many parts of the world,...More

Thank mamamoose
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Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Great place to find all different types of candy. Prices labeled great, no worries about having to figure out by weight, which is always a worry with kids. Will go back again when in the area.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Don't miss out on dessert. Oliver's has something for everyone. Chocolate, hard candy, ice cream,etc. the staff will help you find whatever your craving for. You can also chalk up purchase points for free candy! They make their own chocolate and other confections on sight....More

Thank Mary C
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

This is a place your car just needs to stop by each time it passes it! Seriously - when we travel by we always stop in and browse and buy. They have amazing ice cream, chocolates, and assorted candies that they make right there. The...More

Thank Heidi M
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

Olivers has been a mainstay in this area as the quintessential old fashioned candy store for decades. This was not by accident. They have been crafting old fashioned candies for years but with a modern twist. Visitors will recognize this upon entering the store. Its...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

When I need gifts for the vet, doctor, hairdresser, etc. I always stop at Oliver's. Budget conscious person can find the perfect candy gift here. Worth the stop.

Thank SiberianHusky04
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gemstone901
December 24, 2017|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
I would say it's the perfect balance of sponge and chocolate.
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Patrisha H
May 8, 2017|
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Response from 2110livers | Property representative |
Tours are free but need to be done between 9am and 3:30pm weekdays. This is when we are in production. The tour can take around 15-20 min depending on group size.
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Patrisha H
May 8, 2017|
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Response from 2110livers | Property representative |
We have windows in the store to see into the factory. Plus we offer tours during the week while we are in production. Call us to set up a tour! 1-800-924-3879
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