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Its like entering the candy store from the original Willie Wonka movie! So many candies to see and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Roleystone, Australia
via mobile
Amazing selection of yesteryear candy

This amazing shop is very well presented, clean, tidy and displays yesteryear extremely well. So... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
Marion R
Southern Queensland, Australia
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local and imported sweets from all over the world. Very interesting unique display of York history, photos and handmade souveniers. Free tastings , open every day.We no longer sell the York made icecream,but you can get it from York Olive Oil...more
U 5 125 Avon Tce, York, Western Australia 6302, Australia
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All reviews ice cream sweet tooth huge variety lollie shop old fashion aladdin's cave olive oil the main street feel free step back in time definitely worth a visit linda jellies childhood candy samples antiques
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its like entering the candy store from the original Willie Wonka movie! So many candies to see and the decorations are interesting and full of history. The owner let us taste a few samples and when we saw him later on during the day he...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank guinetfamilytravels
Reviewed 21 November 2018

This amazing shop is very well presented, clean, tidy and displays yesteryear extremely well. So many choices and the quality is top of the range, just like they were in the 1950-60's. The friendly lady serving holds a wealth of knowledge and is very passionate...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Marion R
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing display of sweets, chocolates and antiques in this little shop. Very friendly and helpful. We were told to feel free to snap pictures if we wanted to and we definitely took pictures of the various interesting antiques and colorful candies. Lovely place to get...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank dynamic14
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

A mixture of lollies and antiques which are excellent. Service was excellent and she made my laugh! A shop for all ages and speciality in English lollies.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank hclarke101
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Hosting one of our grandsons during the School holidays, we took him visiting the highlights of York. He had noticed the "Penny Farthing Sweets" shop previously and asked could we visit. Upon entering you could sense he was amazed, the variety of sweets and lollies,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank patto46
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Picked up a few sweets before we left York after a big Day out. so much selection and so many memories or sweets we hadn't seen since we were kids. Definitely something to do when in York

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Gregg P
Reviewed 3 September 2018

You cannot go by the lollie shop here in york at all... So much to choose from yum... And the owners are fantastic people... Love shopping for gifts at Xmas each year... This place is a must anytime...

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank betokla
Reviewed 18 July 2018

What a delightful little step back in time sweets and memorabilia shop. Overwhelming choice of sweets, sugar free, fat free, gluten free, old school sweets, hard to find sweets from around the world you can find in this must visit shop on the main street...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Sophie V
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful shop with a wide variety of sweets. Definitely worth a visit when in york. 3 kids chose a bag of sweets each and we bought a can of fizzy pop totalling around $15.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bishandco
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

A lovely little shop with Penny Farthing bikes displayed in different places. Lots of choice in sweets, both old fashion & new.

Date of experience: April 2018
3  Thank Kaylene67L
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