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Rheo Thompson Candies

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Welcome to Chocolate Heaven

Walking into this modern candy shop, full of old world charm brings back memories of by gone... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stratford, Canada
Candies out of this World

If you are looking for an Old Fashion style Candy store you must try this place It brings back... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Doug M
Wasaga Beach, Canada
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“mint smoothies”(62 reviews)
“dark chocolate”(13 reviews)
“sweet tooth”(7 reviews)
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55 Albert St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3K2, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking into this modern candy shop, full of old world charm brings back memories of by gone days.With quite a flair for style throughout it couples with the scent of dark chocolate and sweets galore! Special treats done in chocolate for every season as well...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 101seeker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are looking for an Old Fashion style Candy store you must try this place It brings back memories of the past. The set up and decor of this store will blow your mind. This is a Chocolate lovers place to die for.Living out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Doug M
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Was here Dec. 15 and the place was buzzing' with Christmas shoppers. The depleting stocked shelves kept the employees busy re-stocking... it's not just for the candy the eye-candy of the beautiful packaging kept the items flowing to the registers. If you want a unique...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mark B
Reviewed 13 December 2018

Made a special trip driving 1-1/2 hours just to visit this store and pick-up some of those delicious Mint Smoothies. Walking into this store which was crowded this time of year with Christmas shoppers I was overwhelmed with the selection. Not only did I find...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BishopWm
Reviewed 29 November 2018

Date of VIsit: Thursday, November 22, 2018 What can I say about Rheo Thompson Candies other than it is an amazing place for chocolate lovers? There is so much decadent chocolate in every way possible. The smell is amazing. The tastes - divine. If you...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RogueTrippers
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Local and fabulous chocolate! Mint smoothies are a signature item however, lots of other decadent candies and chocolates. Amazing gift box options. Just off the Main Street, not hard to find.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NormLWat
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

This is a must stop place if you are even remotely close to the area. Received some from my husbands relatives a few christmases past. This was the first chance we had to be back. The mint smoothie chocolates are a MUST! You won’t be...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank AshleyL744
Reviewed 7 October 2018

We were in Stratford to catch a play recently and our friends introduced us to their favourite sugar-fix store, apparently legendary. Of all the years visiting Stratford we had never been into Rheo Thompson Candies, but clearly it is a popular destination for many. If...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RicRiordon
Reviewed 24 September 2018

I felt like a kid in a candy store. Chocolates for the sweet tooth, beautiful gift packages for the person who is hard to buy for, individual chocolates. So many chocolate dipped choices - the chocolate dipped liquorish I think was my favourite.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Meander732998
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

Rheo Thompson Candies is a must stop in list of places in Stratford to stop and visit. They have a huge variety of chocolates and candies. They have dark and milk chocolates, fudges and candies, something for everyone's sweet tooth. The quality of the chocolates...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bigdoubled71
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5 October 2016|
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Response from Rheo_Thompson_Candy | Property representative |
Thank you for visiting! Since all of our chocolates are made by hand, they are not uniform in shape or size so a 'map' wouldn't work very well. I can tell you that the caramels are square and the creams are round. Each of... More
26 March 2016|
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Response from Rheo_Thompson_Candy | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for contacting us. Our 72% Wafer as well as our 72% Cocoa Bark with Cranberries and Almonds are vegan. Our hard candies and fruit jellies are also vegan. Thanks!
9 June 2015|
Response from Rheo_Thompson_Candy | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for your quetstion. We have an online store but due to security limitations it is currently only available in North America. We can ship worldwide, if you give us a call at (519) 271-6910 we can take your... More