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Oliver's Candies

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Just because!

This candy shop is more than a candy shop! they have plush, cards and I found these AMAZING sauces... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Rebecca G
Chocolate. (That's a complete sentence.)

All their chocolate is made on the premises. There is a lot to choose from. They are best known for... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
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Stop by and try some of their locally famous sponge candy! This sweet-smelling candy shop is filled with all kinds of tasty treats and custom gifts including chocolate! They even have their own ice cream parlor on-site! Open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily...more
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211 W Main St, Batavia, NY 14020-1999
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This candy shop is more than a candy shop! they have plush, cards and I found these AMAZING sauces there! Bacon ketchup, Apple Pie Moonshine BBQ sauce! I will drive back to restock!

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Stopped in to pick up a little candy for trip in car. Can tell its homemade and while that is wonderful, it was out of my budget. They had lots of gift packages/baskets ready to pick up quickly for teachers, birthdays, fathers day etc. Worth...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

All their chocolate is made on the premises. There is a lot to choose from. They are best known for the sponge candy - and it is available in a variety of flavors: dark chocolate, peanut butter, maple, milk chocolate. There caramels are also good....More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

I grew up in Batavia, but left 50 years ago. When we visit we try to always make a side trip to Olivers. We have been fortunate to travel a lot, and have tried a lot of famous chocolate in many parts of the world,...More

Thank mamamoose
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Great place to find all different types of candy. Prices labeled great, no worries about having to figure out by weight, which is always a worry with kids. Will go back again when in the area.

Thank Travelintheworld101
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Don't miss out on dessert. Oliver's has something for everyone. Chocolate, hard candy, ice cream,etc. the staff will help you find whatever your craving for. You can also chalk up purchase points for free candy! They make their own chocolate and other confections on sight....More

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 28 December 2017

This is a place your car just needs to stop by each time it passes it! Seriously - when we travel by we always stop in and browse and buy. They have amazing ice cream, chocolates, and assorted candies that they make right there. The...More

Thank Heidi M
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Olivers has been a mainstay in this area as the quintessential old fashioned candy store for decades. This was not by accident. They have been crafting old fashioned candies for years but with a modern twist. Visitors will recognize this upon entering the store. Its...More

Thank whitbhs
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

When I need gifts for the vet, doctor, hairdresser, etc. I always stop at Oliver's. Budget conscious person can find the perfect candy gift here. Worth the stop.

Thank SiberianHusky04
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

While visiting the area the lights from this place caught my eye so we had to stop in. We were glad we did. What an awesome store with an amazing selection of chocolate and other candies. The salesperson working that night was great giving us...More

Thank Michael G
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gemstone901
24 December 2017|
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Response from Michael G | Reviewed this property |
I would say it's the perfect balance of sponge and chocolate.
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Patrisha H
9 May 2017|
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Response from 2110livers | Property representative |
Tours are free but need to be done between 9am and 3:30pm weekdays. This is when we are in production. The tour can take around 15-20 min depending on group size.
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Patrisha H
9 May 2017|
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Response from 2110livers | Property representative |
We have windows in the store to see into the factory. Plus we offer tours during the week while we are in production. Call us to set up a tour! 1-800-924-3879
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