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Wonderful shop

Not sure if the Juarez St store is still there. Doesn't show up on Google Maps. Shopped at the... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Laurel M
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Calgary, Canada
via mobile
huge variety

family owned and run business with great selection of candy both "normal" and others with more of a... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2017
ldruken
,
Newofoundland, Canada
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12 Dec 2017
“Wonderful shop”
9 Feb 2017
“huge variety”
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Calle Juarez # 262 | Colonia Centro, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Not sure if the Juarez St store is still there. Doesn't show up on Google Maps. Shopped at the store at Agustin Rodriguez St #307 just north of the pedestrian suspension bridge in Centro. Great selection of coconut products, nuts, candies, souvenirs, coffee, alcohol. The...More

Thank Laurel M
Reviewed 9 February 2017

family owned and run business with great selection of candy both "normal" and others with more of a local flavour. From a tourist perspective I found the store really well priced for something that was locally made. Never spent a lot of money but I...More

Thank ldruken
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Wonderful place to visit - homemade kettle style nuts made right in front of you by Jesus. Made you feel at home - has nice sitting area in front to see him make this treats. Very friendly. Good prices and nice souvenirs that are not...More

Thank Gabe222Hous
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Leal's has a few locations around town, but my favorite is the one in Centro near the Encino Hotel and the Flea Market. Excellent selection of various candies, and they roast nuts in the front of the store to encourage patronage (they really don't have...More

Thank EB-n-JG
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I randomly was wandering past and some of the dulces in front caught my eye, so I stopped. I'm so glad I did. All kinds of local sweets. Stuff you don't find in so many dulcerias. This place is full of stuff I've never seen...More

Thank seateapea
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

50 years in the business, Jesus and his sons still carry on the family tradition. Their store is full of regional candies and their own candied nuts. We always make it a point to get some of our growing favorites on the list. Coconut haystacks,...More

Thank wbilinski
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

"Candy man". Very friendly and funny, he makes sure you find what you need. There specialty is there own roasted almonds, pecans, peanuts.. Original coffee from the high mountains, Vanilla, candy of all kinds.. Highly recommend, right on the heart of downtown by The Market....More

Thank Geyvi D
Reviewed 10 September 2015

A great little candy store, right in middle of downtown area to try local varieties. Coconut candy was my favorite! They have a lot of local tropical fruit candy options- guava, mango, lemon, pineapple and many many others.

Thank Vijay D
Reviewed 2 June 2013

We went past this little shop while riding the bus, and had to go back for a look. Lots of tasty treats, some of them made right there in the shop. They had just made some kind of coconut confection, with a caramel and raisin...More

Thank BuzzinBlair
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