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Grandpa Joe's Candy Shop

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Great Selection of Candy!

The selection of candy and sodas is amazing! They probably have whatever you want! The ice cream... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2019
Travelingbeachteach
Great selection!

Stopped by Grandpa Joe's after having dinner. The ice cream was amazing. Had the blackberry chip... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2019
LadyJay89
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Jul 31, 2019
“Great Selection of Candy!”
Jul 29, 2019
“Great selection!”
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Voted #1 Candy Store in Pennsylvania by MSN.com ~ Grandpa Joe's Candy Shop has practically every candy imaginable stacked from Floor to Ceiling. Enjoy one of their over 265 varieties of Glass Bottled Soda. Take a walk over their incredible all-penny...more
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2124 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222-4410
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Reviewed July 31, 2019

The selection of candy and sodas is amazing! They probably have whatever you want! The ice cream was delicious, and they even have sorbet which is great if you need dairy-free!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Travelingbeachteach
Reviewed July 29, 2019

Stopped by Grandpa Joe's after having dinner. The ice cream was amazing. Had the blackberry chip and it was delicious. They also have a candy shop attached. Great selection of different craft soda's. Definitely recommend checking this place out!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank LadyJay89
Reviewed July 12, 2019 via mobile

As we walked in, we were taken back to candies of our youth. Three stores of candy, pop, and miscellaneous items that will make you laugh. Thanks for the memories.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Tanya1913
Reviewed July 10, 2019

From Sweet Tarts to decadent hand dipped chocolates, this store has every kind of candy imaginable. Some from the old days, like Mallo Cups and Smoothies and and some newer versions like chocolate covered bacon.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Chocomath
Reviewed June 18, 2019 via mobile

I made the mistake of visiting on a weekend. It was crazy crowded- couldn’t even move in the store which was packed with little walking room to begin with. Yes, they have a lot of options and neat old candles but I think I would...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank drlisat
Reviewed April 10, 2019

Their bin selection could have been a little better but my adult daughters found candy cigarettes in the aisle which they loved and bought. A great aisle selection. I like that you fill a box for $5. It was a big dingy, but hey so...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank dkrstec
Reviewed February 23, 2019

There are so many candies that I hadn’t seen in years! I grabbed a cold Sasparilla from the fridge and revelled in the many choices from my childhood. I was literally a kid in a candy shop. (My 17 year old was a bit embarrassed...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michele H
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Wide selection of old type of candies that are hard to find.Large selection of different sodas. Unique store.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 976helend
Reviewed September 19, 2018

They have a great selection of hard to find candies and flavors. The homemade ice cream and chocolates are really good. They also have small inexpensive toys. Be prepare to buy a lot, if you go with young children.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 264taniam
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This candy store and more will take adults back in time and will enjoy the visit as much as the kids. They have all different types of bottle soda, as well. Also, take a seat in one of the old Three Rivers Stadium seats and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bigdaddy8
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