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River Street Sweets

13 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1295
+1 912-234-4608
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Love those pralines

The pralines are made as you enter. Free samples are available. Oh so delicious. Lots of other... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
BLMerce
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Kensington, Maryland
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Praline Samples are de-lish!

If you have a sweet-tooth, this is the place for you! Lots of homemade candies and confections... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David H
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Welcome to riverstreetsweets.com, where you can find Savannah’s original candy store online. Voted Savannah’s Best Candy Store for 12 years in a row, we use our own family recipes to make the finest and freshest handmade Southern candies around. Be sure to look for some of our favorites like our Savannah Pralines, Chocolate Bear Claws, and Glazed Pecans. Our homemade Pecan Pies and Praline Pound Cakes are also delicious and our creamy Fudge was voted a Top Food Find by Southern Living. Every gift basket, tin is hand packed with care and will surely please any recipient. Our popular Grab Basket is perfect for any occasion and with 10 sizes, it is great for sharing! We even have a Corporate Gift Specialist to help with all your Business Gifts and our Customer Service Live Chat is always available to help with your order. All of our Gourmet Southern Candies come with our 100% Guarantee. So take your time and browse Savannah’s favorite Candy store online. We hope you have fun!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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13 E River St, Savannah, GA 31401-1295
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The pralines are made as you enter. Free samples are available. Oh so delicious. Lots of other options are available. They also sell ice cream.

Thank BLMerce
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have a sweet-tooth, this is the place for you! Lots of homemade candies and confections. This is a great stop if you need to pick up a gift for someone back home, too. Just beware during the busy season, as it can be...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yeah, traveling with a group of eight, makes River Street Sweets pretty much a must-see when you are strolling along River Street. Late October was a great time to go because we didn't experience any of the crowds from the peak season. Once inside you...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the pralines, to the apples, to the truffles...everything was delicious to day the least. They have FRESH handmade pralines made right in front of you. The white chocolate, cinnamon/sugar caramel apple was awesome! Worth every penny.

Thank Erica H
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

This place smells amazing. When you first walk in your offered pralines. . . the heavenly smell! There is candy and salt water taffy every where. It's a stuff store to walk out of without something sweet and tasty!!

Thank Tinkerbell1391
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

The pralines are delicious! Try the chocolate for a twist. The entire workforce was friendly and excited about the candy. Huge caramel apples and a wide variety of chocolates, freshly made. Huge bear claws, (caramel and nuts covered in chocolate) great treats to bring back...More

Thank avideater90
Reviewed September 22, 2017

If you just want a taste or take some home, you can get it all right here! The aromas are divine and makes your mouth water. And, you can watch them make candy right in front of you. Neat experience!

Thank Crystal N
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped to ease our sweet tooth. I got the dark chocolate peanut butter cup and she got the bear claw with dark chocolate. Oh my god!! Have to get the bear claw. Soft, salty and sweet. By far the best dessert...More

Thank Christopher L
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Place smells of heaven!! You can see the confectioners create taffy and pralines and get a free sample of both. Other candy stores are offering pralines on River street but this place has the BEST. Staff is courteous and helpful. I purchased the dark chocolate...More

Thank stefann17
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

BEST pecan pralines we've ever had! And, they give samples when walking into the store. It's fun to see them make the sweets (pralines, taffy) in front of your eyes. Oh, and we just found out they ship!! Hello, amazing!!

Thank Candace A
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jereed2016
December 21, 2016|
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Response from Raven L | Property representative |
We have quite a few gluten free candies actually! our Pralines, Bear claws, brittles, divinity, clusters, glazed pecans, cinnamon pecans, sea-salt caramels and praline pecans, are all included. We do make a number of candies... More
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