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Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen

642 Parkway, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
+1 865-436-4617
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Captive audience

This place doesn't care when or whether they wait on you because they have a captive audience and a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SharonInKY
,
Pewee Valley, Kentucky
via mobile
Sweets with an excellent atmosphere.

There seems to be an unlimited amount of of sweets in this well-known and decades old... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
dudewhotravels2010
,
middleton, tn
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (55 reviews)
“caramel apple” (24 reviews)
“sweet tooth” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
642 Parkway, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
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+1 865-436-4617
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place doesn't care when or whether they wait on you because they have a captive audience and a never ending parade of customers willing to spend money.

Thank SharonInKY
Reviewed 4 days ago

There seems to be an unlimited amount of of sweets in this well-known and decades old establishment. From the samples of freshly-made taffy to the candy apples, this is a must visit location when in Gatlinburg.

Thank dudewhotravels2010
Reviewed 4 days ago

First of all, watching the taffy machine and the man handing you a piece of warm taffy is wonderful. This store has so much to choose from and the people working there are so friendly and helpful.

Thank nayspay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were searching for a new fudge local since our favorite stop in Cherokee, NC, closed a couple of years ago. While traipsing through the village in Gatlinburg, we decided to try the touristy-looking shop. After puchasing a piece to sample, we were hooked on...More

Thank rrlbag
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best candy ever, so many to choose from. It is fun to watch the taffy machine. This place is a family tradition for us.

Thank AgentPS
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family has been visiting the Smokies for over 40 years. One of our must stops is the Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen. We never shop at any other candy facility as the Ole Smoky is THE best. The fudge with pecans, the almond bark, and...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always stop by here to get good fresh taffy. If you get here early enough in the day you can watch them make the taffy. The prices here seem to be pretty good

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My family has chosen to get our taffy, caramel apples, fudge, and other treats at this little shop for years. I know there are other shops in downtown Gatlinburg that sell the same or similar treats, but I think this one is the largest, cleanest,...More

Thank Joanna H
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

This place has something for everyone ! Fudge, cookies, candy, taffy, truffles, toys, and more. Our friend who has wheat and egg allergies even found a "chocolately" treat to eat. My daughter wanted the "sprinkle one" which is a chocolate dipped Oreo with sprinkles on...More

Thank Amanda E
Reviewed 3 May 2017

´Tis a grand day. Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen is among the most iconic candy shops in Gatlinburg. My wife has settled on a one-half pound of dark chocolate Orange Peels, which she does not share. We recommend.

Thank SavantIII_11
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Shelynep
Did they used to be called McCutchens Candy Store?
16 November 2016|
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Response from RickyDewayne | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so.
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StaciBraun
do they have a bathroom?
12 April 2015|
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Response from Whitney A |
It is located in a small shopping center called The Village. I believe there are public restrooms nearby.
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