10 of the Sweetest Candy Shops in the World

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There’s no sweeter experience than visiting candy shops. With delicious confections from floor to ceiling, candy shops bring out the inner child in every shopper. If you have a sweet tooth or want sour candies, there are enough candy shops in the world to satisfy your cravings. Here’s a list of the most colorful candy stores you can visit worldwide to pick out all those unique juicy sweets!

The Best Candy Shops In The World


Candylicious, Dubai


One of the most exciting candy shops on the planet is Candylicious, located in the Dubai Mall, close to the aquarium. This is recognized as the world’s largest candy shop, spanning over 10,000 square feet. This is where you’ll find enormous stacks of mouth-watering candies, chocolates, lollipops, and jelly beans, in many different colors and sizes. “Eat Happy” is the slogan of the candy store. There’s an extensive range of sweet and chocolate brands from around the world. They also carry novelty branded gifts for fans, including T-shirts, mugs, stationery, and soft toys.

The brilliantly colored shop radiates a sense of excitement, with delicious sweets hanging from the ceiling. This is one of the most incredible candy shops in the world, and once you get in, you will never want to leave. 

Sweet Fact: Feel mesmerized by the lollipop tree hanging with your favorites and the Candylicious picturesque airplane taking off above your head!

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Candy Show Time Omotesando, Japan


The Candy Show Time shop contains homemade sweets that come in every shape, size, and flavor that you can imagine. Visitors can order their own unique candies, making these sugary treats great souvenirs or presents for family and friends. Their rock candy is made in-house and comes in over 30 delightful flavors, from strawberry to spicy chili powder.

The traditional Japanese shop allows candy lovers to see how Japanese candies are made. These handmade treats are made with the utmost care. The artists create designs and then cut the candy into equal snack-size pieces. So pack your bags and check out one of the most unique and best candy shops in Japan.

Sweet Fact: The handmade Tokyo Skytree Town Mix has designs that can be found at Candy Show Time. See “Tokyo” written in Japanese on the little candies and even tiny designs representing the tower.

Alexeeva & Jones Chocolate Boutique, England


Alexeeva & Jones offers a place to indulge in luxurious freshly made chocolates with a glass of champagne, wine, tea, coffee, or hot chocolate. Their selections are a unique opportunity to indulge in chocolates – from award-winning truffles, including the “gold medalists of salted caramels,” to fruity ganache in a wide variety of delicious flavors and unique designs. This luxury candy shop is located in London’s famous Notting Hill and offers decadent chocolates and sweet treats from 23 countries.

Sweet Fact: Order online to get the best British truffles, French pralines and ganache, Belgian chocolates, and Italian cremini in one box.

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Happy Pills, Spain


Taking your vitamins or medicine seems like a chore, but you’ll get quite the opposite feeling when you step through the door of the pharmacy-themed Happy Pills in Barcelona, Spain. Mouthwatering candies in a variety of flavors are exactly what the doctor ordered. With the walls lined and organized with every kind of colorful candies possible, the options are endless. Happy Pills has treats that can heal any “ailment” you have.

Pick up a vial of your favorite candy, from a 75-ml bottle to an enormous 1,500-ml container or a small assorted pillbox for the late-night cravings. All sweets are filled by hand and made with love in Barcelona, where you’ll find delightful remedies for all your pains.

Sweet Fact: Happy Pills designs custom labels for the faux prescription candy bottles to give as party favors from one of the best candy shops in Barcelona.

Hershey’s Chocolate World, United States


Hershey’s Chocolate World, located in Las Vegas, is a two-story destination highlighting all things HERSHEY’S. This delicious candy shop is at the southern end of the Las Vegas Strip in the New York New York Hotel & Casino Resort, and the retail experience is Las Vegas’ tastiest attraction!

Hershey’s Chocolate World offers guests an opportunity to create their own happiness through various interactive experiences, such as personalizing Hershey’s chocolate bar wrappers and finding their own Reese’s perfect combination.


The store carries 800 types of branded merchandise, such as Hershey’s chocolate bars, jumbo-sized Hershey’s chocolate, strawberry syrup bottles, Reese’s peanut butter cups, Ice Breakers, Twizzlers, and Jolly Ranchers. Downstairs, there’s a colorful wall of Hershey’s Kisses dispensers, while upstairs offers different flavors of Jolly Ranchers. Hershey’s Chocolate World sells plenty of souvenirs and gifts, including clothing, stationery, candy dispensers, coffee mugs, and other fun items.

Sweet Fact: The store features a sculpture of the Statue of Liberty made out of almost 800 lbs. of Hershey’s Milk Chocolate.

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Kadó, Berlin


Licorice is the specialty of this unique candy shop in the center of the Kreuzberg neighborhood. It features countless glass jars filled with different licorice made in Norway, Iceland, South America, and Germany. Visit the candy shop or buy a monthly surprise mix of flavorful licorice from the store. This is one of the most gourmet and exciting candy shops you will ever visit!

Sweet Fact:  At Kadó, you can buy 500 different varieties of licorice: mild, sweet-bitter, salty, extra salty, or pure licorice.


Candy Freaks, Amsterdam


Located in the heart of Amsterdam, Candy Freaks is the ultimate city of sweets. It offers an extensive array of organic and natural bonbons, including gelatin-free gummy bears, which taste heavenly. Candy Freaks is all about having endless options for their customers. They offer the most extensive assortment of self-service bulk organic candies in Europe! However, even though their main focus is on natural candy, they also provide excellent classic candies.

Sweet Fact: Candy Freaks specializes in organic, vegan, gluten, and sugar-free sweets and makes their own gourmet chocolate.

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Honeydukes, USA


The magical world of Harry Potter is not complete without the iconic Honeydukes candy shop, where you can taste sweets inspired by the candies in the Harry Potter books and blockbuster movies. They have many unique delights, such as chocolate, fudge flies, and sugar quill lollipops. A must-stop for Potter fans, the shelves of this legendary sweet shop are lined with colorful treats, including Fizzing Whizzbees, Exploding Bonbons, Acid Pops, Cauldron Cakes, and the delicious Chocolate Frogs™, which include a collectible wizard trading card in each box. 


Many young wizards like the Honeydukes candy; however, candy lovers also enjoy various treats like Butterbeer Fudge and Pumpkin Pasties! 


The Bertie Bott’s Flavour Beans are super popular with the kids, but there are many more themed candy treats found at Honeydukes, including Apple Rings, Assorted Fruit Balls (in glass Honeydukes jar), Mixed Sours, Blood Pops, and Caramel Cobwebs. This is one of the best candy shops to visit for Harry Potter fans!

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Candy Room, Melbourne


The Candy Room is another one of those candy shops where the sweets look as good as they taste. The Candy Room is the perfect place for children and adults. The store’s fittings are minimalist, almost like a cartoon world, making their confections look even more memorable. They stock plenty of novelty gifts and candy, such as giant lollipops, which are exquisitely wrapped. The outstanding display of M&Ms is separated into dispensers by color, making it easier to pick your favorites.

The Red Design Group, a local company, uses creative line drawings to create impressive two-dimensional surroundings of the Candy Room. The black-and-white interiors are brought to life with vibrant color provided by the candy shops’ wide selection of treats. The Candy Shop was designed to be a comical and entertaining experience.


Dylan’s Candy Bar, New York


Dylan Lauren, daughter of the world-famous fashion designer Ralph Lauren, brought her famous treat store to life in 2013. A delightful lollipop tree stands in the heart of the main floor, candy cane pillars surround the area, and shelves are embellished with large candy buttons. Their mission is to merge fashion and art with candy to spark people’s creative side and draw out their inner child. This notion has altered the way the world endures sweets.

The candy store has over 7,000 confections, a unique variety of sweets and candy gifts worldwide. Dylan’s Candy Bar still attracts kids and adults of all ages with its beautiful décor and trendy product mix. This candy shop is one of the most colorful candy shops in the world. 

Dance through the sugar-laden aisles of some of the sweetest candy shops from around the world. Kids and adults alike will be bouncing off the walls after buying treats from these delicious stores. Enjoy some of the most unique and flavorful candies ever created while traveling worldwide to satisfy your sweet tooth.


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Parveen Duggal
Parveen Duggal
Parveen is a former healthcare professional who lives in Canada on Lake Huron with her husband and three gorgeous daughters. She loves fashion, jewelry, sunglasses, scrapbooking, cooking, enjoys whipping around town in her Tesla, and watching movies with her handsome husband. She is religious and loves to raise money for charities around the world. Parveen loves traveling especially going to Disney World with her entire family.





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