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Address: 1113 Caledonia St, La Crosse, WI 54603-2515
Phone Number: (608) 784-7724

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Fantastic and fun... a reminder of ole candy shops from back in the day :) Very yummyt treats and neat old building

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
gerri p
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic and fun... a reminder of ole candy shops from back in the day :) Very yummyt treats and neat old building

Thank gerri p
Appleton, New York
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will never be disappointed in the tastiness of the ice cream flavors or the price. But what you get is super awesome customer service! We always come here with our kids. We prefer to since we like supporting smaller business in our town. And we never leave feeling like we can't come back. It's simply a great place to... More 

Thank Angelic Y
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

A great place to take my family. Both of my daughters wanted to try a soda from the counter. They both ordered the Cherry cokes. They were in awe watching the "soda jerk" make their treats. They are very good. They also have homemade chocolates and imported candies. As well as ice cream. It is definitely a step back in... More 

Thank JamieBru
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41 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

The chocolate candy was to die for. They also have an ice cream type soda shop in it. They sale individual chocolates but it's easier to buy 1/2, 1, or 2 pound boxes. Assorted bags for a pound cost right about 20.00 with tax. Well worth the time and money so go to North Lacrosse. Parking is super easy and... More 

Thank glenna b
Treasure Island, Florida
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490 reviews
154 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here because it was next to Maid Rite. Blew our minds, ice cream, candy, home made candy, even booths to sit in and enjoy. Old-time place, not a brass & glass modern shop at all, more like a 60's malt shop. Friendly employees, dont miss it.

Thank Daniel K
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

The ice cream and candy is the all time best in LaCrosse. I have been here many times and every time I am pleased with the service and treat!

Thank Sara S
Topeka, Kansas
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56 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

After our visit to Maid-Rite, it seemed only natural to stop next door at The Sweet Shop. We had an ice cream cone and a malt. Both were good. Lots of homemade chocolates. We were tempted, but didn't have any. A great stop on a hot afternoon.

Thank Ecintopkan
La Crosse, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

If you want a homemade treat, then this is a sweet place to visit. The Sweet Shop is an icon on the north side of La Crosse. It has the feel of the old-fashioned candy shop because that is exactly what it is! Opened up in 1921! They have homemade ice cream and with lots and lots of homemade, hand-dipped... More 

Thank Kris608
Onalaska, United States
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85 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Bill and Chad and their crew make some of the best tasting chocolates you'll find. They use the finest ingredients to make great tasting candy and ice cream. You'll not find a better tasting Butter Pecan ice cream anywhere! This is a must stop when in the La Crosse area.

Thank Mike S
Bluffton, Indiana
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

What a delightful place ! real malts, fresh hand made shakes. The hard ice cream was really good ( I had Blue Moon ) and this only half of the action. Other side of the place is so so many kinds of Chocolates... worth the time to go out of your way

Thank JodiandCourtney P

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