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La Gran Fama

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Elegant and Historic Sweets Shop; Highlight of of the "Candy Street"

Beautiful displays, art in the world of sweets! Helpful staff, and a wonderful stop after visiting... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
If you look for candies... you should visit this place!

"La Gran Fama" is a little candy boutique, where you can find since Talavera to Rompope...with high... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2016
Marlenne P
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4 days ago
“Elegant and Historic Sweets Shop; Highlight of of the "Candy Street"”
Apr 11, 2018
“Great for candies but do not buy talavera here”
"La Gran Fama" was founded in the nineteenth century in 1860, although the official registration opening in 1892 as the first sale of sweet potatoes of the city that has remained for generations and in the client's taste. The store witnessed the...more
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6 Oriente 208, Puebla 72000, Mexico
+52 222 242 3316
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful displays, art in the world of sweets! Helpful staff, and a wonderful stop after visiting the Museum of the Revolution. Referencing the reviewer who cautioned against buying talavera here, the ceramics are meant to serve as containers to hold the sweets. We prefer the...More

Thank bmillerOaxaca
Reviewed 11 April 2018

This is one of the most beautiful traditional stores, they have a huge selection of products and is worth a visit to see the extent of product. I was surprised to see that the Talavera products are not the real thing, these are probably just...More

Thank tomassodirobi
Reviewed 29 July 2016

"La Gran Fama" is a little candy boutique, where you can find since Talavera to Rompope...with high quaity. The place is nice and classy and the people at the store will help you to find what you want.

Thank Marlenne P
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Amidst a street of candy selling shops this place stands out for it's classy ambience, the selection of high quality Mexican sweets and for the pleasant and friendly service provided by staff. This is definitely the place to shop for culinary treats to bring home.

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

La Gran Fama is an excellent choice for shopping typical mexican candies, it is located in a Street where you can find at least 15 Candy stores. You can find a variety of fresh candies made out of fruits with sugar and traditional recipes. There...More

Thank Javier G
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