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.
Review Highlights

Had a tour of the facility which was quite informing and some taste tests. The wife and part owner... read more

Reviewed April 27, 2018
Nancy N
N Huntingdon

We had a hard time finding this place. We were using our GPS, but it was still tricky. Ended up... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2013
London, Canada
Read all 13 reviews
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good15%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 27, 2018
Dec 26, 2018
“Christmas Candy”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
118 N Water St, Lancaster, PA 17603-3873
+1 717-392-6011
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Lancaster
from $269.00
More Info
from $61.95
More Info
Reviews (13)
Filter reviews
13 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 13 reviews
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Neat little ice cream parlor and chocolate factory. The ice cream served here is made at Penn State University creamery. You can view the chocolate being made in the factory.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mark S
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Meisse’s recently started serving Penn State Creamery ice cream and it’s delicious! They renovated the front of the store into a cute ice cream parlor. Servers were very friendly and helpful. Candy store is behind parlor and we couldn’t resist getting chocolates before we left....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 34LauraG34
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Had a tour of the facility which was quite informing and some taste tests. The wife and part owner took us on the tour. She is very good at explaining and has a great passion for the machines and her employees. After the tour we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nancy N
Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Meisses used to be THE place to get high quality, local crafted chocolates. I remember when I was a kid this is where the huge hearts of Valentines chocolate came from in my family and no chocolate, near or far, could beat the deliciousness of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Ttessa223
Reviewed September 29, 2016

I needed to buy a gift for my mother in law and thought some chocolates would be a good idea. Miesse chocolates (we loved the milk chocolate/salted caramel candies) are DELICIOUS!!!! The prices are very reasonable too. My MIL also loved them.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank dcjclckc
Reviewed August 30, 2015

This is a small, family run business snuggled in between other retail on Water Street. The day we stopped in there was only the owner on site, but he was very helpful and patient with us. Unfortunately, tours must be scheduled 48 hours ahead of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank bwodom
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Store was very small. The chocolates were very good but if it isnt on your way to something else, it isn't really worth it.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank slpsomm
Reviewed May 6, 2015

On the First Friday in Lancaster, a lot of the businesses stay open later to accommodate the large crowds that come to the city. We made our first stop at the candy store. The counter girl was precious and sweet – just like the candy....More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Judy J
Reviewed September 19, 2013

After not finding the factory with the old address, I called and was given directions to the brand new location on Water Street in Lancaster. They literally had just opened and this day was the grad opening. The staff was very friendly and the choc...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Gina W
Reviewed July 4, 2013

We had a hard time finding this place. We were using our GPS, but it was still tricky. Ended up calling and getting directions from the staff. It looks like its down an alley, but its actually a street. They are moving locations shortly, so...More

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank lswoods74
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 nearby hotels
The Hotel Lancaster
400 reviews
.20 miles away
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
1,056 reviews
.28 miles away
Lancaster Arts Hotel
1,104 reviews
.53 miles away
Cork Factory Hotel
668 reviews
.87 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 658 nearby restaurants
On Orange
182 reviews
.07 miles away
Prince Street Cafe
146 reviews
.14 miles away
Cafe One Eight
99 reviews
.15 miles away
Lancaster Cupcake
46 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 153 nearby attractions
Fulton Theatre
601 reviews
.14 miles away
Lancaster Central Market
848 reviews
.19 miles away
Lancaster Marionette Theatre
78 reviews
.03 miles away
Lancaster City Visitor Center
62 reviews
.22 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Miesse Candies staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines