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Route 66 Candy Shoppe

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Lots of Candy

This store has a huge variety of candy, and plenty of each! It's a quaint hole-in-the-wall local... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Waynesville, Missouri
Great Old Time Selection

So Many Good Childhood Memories Brought Back By ALL The Candy Selection. The Price Is Fair For... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Melbourne, Florida
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5 Jun 2018
“Permanently Closed”
14 Aug 2017
“Lots of Candy”
Route 66 Candy Shoppe is an old fashioned candy store that specializes in bulk, nostalgic, & hard-to-find candy. We have over 50 flavors of saltwater taffy, baskets upon baskets of bulk candy, homemade fudge & chocolate cheesecake truffles made...more
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115 N Benton St Ste 3, Roubidoux Plaza on the Square, Waynesville, MO 65583-2552
+1 573-692-2011
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Unfortunately they are no longer in business. So don't bother going or you'll be disappointed and not find anything there. You can verify this by google searching them or trying to give them a call.

4  Thank DustinHolmes
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This store has a huge variety of candy, and plenty of each! It's a quaint hole-in-the-wall local business owned by a man who loves his work--selling candy, seeing smiles on people's faces, and investing in the community too. It's worth a stop to satisfy a...More

1  Thank TravellersKid
Reviewed 17 May 2017

So Many Good Childhood Memories Brought Back By ALL The Candy Selection. The Price Is Fair For Everything & The Staff Is Helpful & Friendly.

1  Thank jagcatlady
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

They mostly had taffy and some other candies. We expected more candy for being on a famous Route 66. Shop was hard to find in a corner looked liked didn't get much business.

1  Thank brianbV8023SI
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Stopped by because of a Travelocity review and so glad we did! Friendliest owner and best salt water taffy!

2  Thank Kimberly R
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Really nice store with lots of candies from yesteryear! Great location on the square in Waynesville with lots of other stores near by. A great stop on old Route 66!

1  Thank Banshee694
Reviewed 26 August 2016

the people at Route 66 candy Shoppe have a great attitude and always positive. Can't stop going and drooling the stuff in there so amazingly amazing i love it you should go there some time.😀

1  Thank Samantha_227776
Reviewed 26 July 2016

always a pleasant experience when I go in there !! they are very nice and always happy to see me when I come in !

1  Thank Barbra M
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Nice shop with wide variety of old time favorites. Definitely stepping back in time. Enjoy the selection of new and old to meet almost any set of taste buds.

1  Thank plgetz
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Who doesn't love a trip down memory lane! Well, when you walk into this store it takes you back to "dime stores and penny candy". Of course, it's not a penny anymore LOL, but to relive some wonderful childhood memories it's worth paying more! I...More

1  Thank JJune1950
charleyjoe, Owner at Route 66 Candy Shoppe, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2016

I'm so glad you came by and found a nostalgic treat that tickled your fancy. Also, thank you for taking the time to write such a delightful review. Please pop in again & say "Hi!" - Charley Joe, Route 66 Candy Shoppe

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