Top 25 East Coast Candy Shops


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1. Co Co. Sala, DC

929 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004
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Co Co. Sala isn’t just a chocolate shop. It’s a chocolate restaurant. You can find chocolate truffles as well as savory dishes with chocolate sauces.

2. Gearharts Fine Chocolates; Charlottesville, VA

416 W Main St, Charlottesville, Virginia
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Gearharts Fine Chocolates makes divine sweets that were selected to be presented to the President of France.


3. Economy Candy; NYC

108 Rivington St, New York, New York
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Economy Candy has a huge selection of candies including sugar free, kosher, novelty and even some nostalgia items.

4. Colts Chocolates; Nashville, TN

609 Overton St, Nashville, Tennessee
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Colts Chocolates makes great cakes, truffles and chocolates. Try their smoked dark chocolate bars.

5. Shane Confectionery; Philadelphia, PA

110 Market St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Shane Confectionery is a historic candy shop that makes decadent chocolates, fun gummies and beautifully molded toy candies.

6. Pecan Jacks; Richmond, VA

Park District, Stony Point Fashion Park, Richmond, Virginia
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Pecan Jacks is a gourmet candy store that’s family owned. Their pralines are amazing!

7. Bradley’s; Knoxville, TN

141 N Peters Rd, Knoxville, Tennessee
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Bradley’s is a candy and gift shop with great brittles and chocolates.

8. Sinful Sweets Chocolate Company; Pittsburgh, PA

901 Penn Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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From fruit to bacon to jalapenos, you can find it all covered in chocolate at Sinful Sweets Chocolate Company.

9. Sweet Spot Candy; Richmond, VA

2228 Old Brick Rd, Glen Allen, Virginia
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Sweet Spot Candy is a delightful and brightly colored candy shop with over 70 craft sodas.

10. Chocolatepaper; Roanoke, VA

3565-C Electric Rd, Roanoke, Virginia
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Chocolatepaper is a fantastic chocolatier that also has delicious salsas.

11. Mouth Party Caramel; Baltimore, MD

3600 Clipper Mill Rd, Baltimore, Maryland
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Mouth Party Caramel makes caramels in flavors like chocolate cherry, bourbon and salt & pepper.

12. Cao Artisan Chocolates; Lynchburg, VA

908 Main St, Lynchburg, Virginia 24504
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Cao Artisan Chocolates creates fine artisan chocolates crafted from the highest cacao grades, ethically sourced and paired with pure, real food ingredients.


13. Robin’s Candy; Great Barrington, MA

288 Main St, Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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Robin’s Candy sells the most unique novelty candies, local chocolates and house made mochi ice cream.

14. Sweeties Candy Shop; Wake Forest, NC

143 Wait Ave, Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Sweeties Candy Shop is a fun candy store with candy and balloon bouquets, house made fudge and great gift baskets.

15. Loco for Coco; Greensboro, NC

2415 Lawndale Dr # C, Greensboro, North Carolina
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Loco For Coco sells beautiful truffles in equally gorgeous boxes.

16. Wythe Candy & Gourmet Shop; Williamsburg, VA

414 W Duke Of Gloucester St, Williamsburg, Virginia
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Wythe Candy & Gourmet Shop has excellent fudge and delicious jams.

17. My Chocolate Shoppe; Charlottesville, VA

406 E. Main Street, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
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My Chocolate Shoppe has amazing chocolate creations, off beat treats and great prices!

18. Chocolates By Kelly; Richmond, VA

5047 Forest Hill Ave, Richmond, Virginia 23225
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Chocolates By Kelly has adorable sweets and even some classes on chocolates.

19. Cocova, DC

1904 18th Street, NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
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Cocova sells delicious and adorable little chocolates. They also have chocolatiering classes!

20. Chocolate Chocolate, DC

1130 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia
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Chocolate Chocolate is a sweet little chocolate and candy shop that makes chocolates shaped like the monuments in DC.

21. Greene’s Fine Foods; Decatur, GA

141 E Trinity Pl, Decatur, Georgia
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Greene’s Fine Foods pairs the childhood fun of sweets with the grownup joys of a fine beer and wine list.

22. Cacao’s Artisan Chocolate; Charleston, SC

36 Windermere Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407
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Cacao’s Artisan Chocolate makes delicious truffles and great chocolate molds like their Champagne bottles filled with truffles.

23. Candy Girl Confections; Charlotte, NC

2910 Selwyn Ave, Charlotte, North Carolina
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Candy Girl Confections has over 600 types of candy!

24. The Chocolate Spike; Blacksburg, VA

1560 S.Main St. Ste. 118, Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
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Handcrafted chocolates, barks, truffles, caramel nut spikes, fudge, or cherry delights for any occasion. Gift baskets made to order. Hostess gifts, party/wedding favors for that special occasion. These are a few of our favorite things.

25. Warfel’s Sweet Shoppe; Dayton, VA

Dayton Farmer’S Market, Dayton, Virginia
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Warfel’s Sweet Shoppe makes fantastic truffles, fudges and barks.

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Maggie Comeau is the content manager of Scoutology. Her favorite things to write about are sweets, brunch and burgers.

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