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A sweet treat in old town Nanaimo

We came across this terrific store that stocked a range of local and international treats. Perfect... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2016
whipetman
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Melbourne, Australia
A small Nanaimo bar

I generally do not eat sweets but I just read about Nanaimo bars, a local treat with a soft crust... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2016
amyarizona
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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16 Jun 2017
“On the hunt for Nanaimo bars”
20 Nov 2016
“A sweet treat in old town Nanaimo”
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Sweet Somethings is a "sweet place" on Beautiful Vancouver Island in Nanaimo, British Columbia! We have chocolates, candy from days gone by, chocolate dipped pretzels and many other desirable treats as well as homemade waffle cones for our delicious...more
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309B Wesley St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 2T5, Canada
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

I had a map of stores which sold Nanaimo bars. some of the stores were no longer in existence, but my friend and I found Sweet Somethings up a street off of the main drag,. They sell many things besides Nanaimo bars. Their bars are...More

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sweetsomethingscandy, Owner at Sweet Somethings, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

I'm very happy you found Sweet Somethings but sorry to hear you found the Nanaimo bar fudge dry! It is definitely not like the traditional bar as it is fudge but it shouldn't be dry. Thank you very much for your review.

Reviewed 21 November 2016

We came across this terrific store that stocked a range of local and international treats. Perfect for a sweet tooth like me! The store's owner Carol was delightful and gave us some great insights about the area. Worth a visit during your stop in Nanaimo....More

2  Thank whipetman
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I generally do not eat sweets but I just read about Nanaimo bars, a local treat with a soft crust, a custard layer, and a chocolate layer. I wanted to try one so I popped into Sweet Somethings. The store sold sevetal varieties including small...More

2  Thank amyarizona
Reviewed 21 June 2016

My partner and I were exploring the Old City Quarter and were intrigued by a sidewalk sign that displayed "Nanaimo Bars" over "Ice Cream". I assumed that meant Nanaimo bar ice cream. NEAT! I walked in and order a Nanaimo bar ice cream cone. It's...More

2  Thank Notam
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