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The Fudge Factory

8 N Park St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1103
+1 706-864-2256
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fudge” (102 reviews)
“orange cream” (3 reviews)
“pretzels” (6 reviews)
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8 N Park St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1103
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in after touring the gold mine, and we’re glad we did. The aroma is wonderful. Lorie talked to the owner about his chocolate coating machine which allows him to work just 70 hours/week instead of 100! We’re not sure if he was serious?!...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank stormcloud55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very very good! Love how it’s gluten free and there is something for everyone! Keep it up guys! Also what ever Tim Janos says is right

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Av98308
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Service was good, selection was good. I find candy stores fairly prices but everything is hand made so the prices are in line with other handmade candy stores.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank grundsche
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I go in this wonderful candy store each month. Opening the doors the intoxicating smell is good yet scary because you want to buy everything you see. The chocolate and peanut butter fudge is amazingly good...and the Carmel apples, and the truffles...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tidingsfromme
Reviewed December 9, 2018

They have a very helpful staff and the fudge, pralines and their versions of turtles were out of this world.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank granPam928
Reviewed November 29, 2018 via mobile

Downtown for Christmas tree lighting and stopped in afterwards and picked up some pralines and some peanut clusters. Great treats.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rustybob64
Reviewed November 24, 2018

We got several different flavors of fudge and a caramel apple all of which were awesome and the prices were reasonable. Highly recommend for a taste of fudge while sightseeing.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank William E
Reviewed November 6, 2018

They had a wide variety of excellent product and delightful staff. There was a wide variety of interesting things to purchase in addition to the sweets.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gary P
Reviewed October 20, 2018

All we both had were caramel apples but they were so fresh and crisp with the caramel perfect on the outside! Fun place with alot of good chocolate, fudge and candy!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank karen m
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Yes, the other chocolate place is more famous, but personally, I like The Fudge Factory much better. The kids working the cases and register are super friendly and always have a sample ready. Now, my favorite holiday sweetum used to be the super good peppermint...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Christopher B
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 N Park St, Dahlonega, GA 30533-1103
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Dahlonega
  • Phone Number: +1 706-864-2256
Description
Established in 1982 by the Owens Family, The Fudge Factory is a family owned candy business, specializing in homemade confections. Starting out as a small, local shop, The Fudge Factory has become a favorite stop for local citizens and visitors to our community. For more than 30 years, the owners have combined quality ingredients and time-tested recipes to create an outstanding product line. Our retail store is located on Dahlonega's Historic Square at the Corner of Park Street and Main Street, directly across from the Welcome Center. Daily, our craftspeople make over twelve varieties of fudge, along with caramel, Dahlonega nuggets pralines, brittles, divinity and hand-dipped chocolates. Throughout the years, we have remained dedicated to the ideals established in the beginning- the freshest ingredients combined with attention to detail in order to bring to you an unforgettable candy delight. For our old friends who have visited our store in Dahlonega, we hope your mouth waters again as you consider our list of delicacies. For our new friends, we would like to acquaint you with some of the delicious, gourmet candy favorites you will find in our shop.
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