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River Street Sweets

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Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in this lovely candy shoppe while strolling down River Street on Sunday afternoon. The employees are all so friendly and seem to love their jobs. They all had smiles and were eager to help. (I would be to if I worked in a candy...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank jackiewS718KD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love the Rice Krispie treats! They have the best flavors and they are enormous! The turtles are so good. The chocolate covered s’mores are delicious. It’s worth stopping in for the free smells alone.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank gtrochelman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is simply no way that you can walk up or down river street without stopping by River Street Sweets. First of all, there will very likely be someone at the door ofering free samples. The sweetness will literally draw you into the store and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DestinationLife
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When you are in Savannah, you must try the pralines at River City Sweets. They give out free samples and they are the best. Make sure to take some home with you! Their praline ice cream is delicious too!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank wbforrist
Reviewed May 12, 2019

They get you hooked as soon as you walk in. Samples at the entrance. Then, The candy is all around you. It's not the place you want to be if you don't want to buy sweets. We went in before dinner and looked to see...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank DeanG_and_LauraG
Reviewed May 12, 2019

The aromas waft out into River Street. My friend and I both bought our hubbies gigantic Reese cups! The pralines are divine!!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Nicole R
Reviewed May 6, 2019

When you walk in ;they give yo free samples of hot, just made pralines. The store is filled with different types of candy. If you purchase one pound they give you an extra half pound free, which of course, I did. The bear claws are...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MLE0904
Reviewed April 20, 2019

You can tell where someone is from by the way they pronounce "praline." Born in Atlanta, I always say "prawlines" while others say "praylines." In any event, these are some of the best I've ever tasted. They beg to be eaten slowly, savoring each bite...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Joe P
Reviewed April 19, 2019

We made two stops to this specialty candy store. Some candies are made on the spot, right there for all to watch the steps. Our two stops were on successive days a short trip to Savannah, GA. There are two doors, and the one on...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Curt313
Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

The treats available here are absolutely delicious! You really will want to buy everything :) I did find that the staff were more interested in each other than the customers which made the atmosphere less welcoming than it could have been.

Date of visit: April 2019
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