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Dylan's Candy Bar

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Address: 1011 3rd Ave, at 60th St, New York City, NY 10065
Phone Number: +1 646-735-0078
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Sweet Tooth

Literally contains all the best candy. It's a fun place to visit. You can easily get carried away with buying lots of candy with a big price tag!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Amrita N
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We didn't really know what to expect from this store but I love gummies and thought a visit had to be on the cards. Almost immediately on walking in a store assistant approached us and asked if she could help. She wasn't pressuring at all, just helpful, we said we were just looking, she asked what sort of sweets we... More 

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Thank Identity75
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Literally contains all the best candy. It's a fun place to visit. You can easily get carried away with buying lots of candy with a big price tag!

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Thank Amrita N
Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is just a candy store for kids. Nothing special. It was a dream come true for my 8 year old, but I didn't find anything impressive or unique. Don't go here looking for any good quality chocolate.... it's just regular candy.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dylan's is a worthy detour for any Manhattan visitor. Where else will you find a 3 story candy store! Much of their floor space is set up for patrons to fill bags with a wide variety of bulk candies. It's so easy to over-indulge. The downstairs has more of the regular branded candy as well as souvenirs. And there's a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a great, cool, fun and yummy place. Kids and Adults will enjoy coming here. It's a sensory overload in a good way. Staff is friendly and helpful. If you are nostalgic for a long lost candy or in the mood to make your own for a party or a special event this is the place to come. The restaurant... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This store feels like you have been dropped onto the set of Willie Wonka and it is fun and colorful with a wonderful choice of candy. We went to try and have an ice cream upstairs and were met by a very surly hostess who said there would be a two hour wait for a table despite the restaurant being... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely place, super colorful and fun, lots of different candies and funny sweets as well (great stuff for halloween !). not that cheap but worth to go in if it's on your way.

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went a few months ago and will be revisiting in a few weeks when I'm back - any sweets you want they got! Really good store layout looks fab!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

If you like candy, candy, candy this is the place for you. What a fun store! We'd go back again for sure!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

It is absolutely amazing how many different candies there are, and Dylan's seems to have a very large sampling. You can get a sugar high just by walking in the door. And the shapes and colors delight the eye.

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