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The Original Manx Fudge Factory

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An enjoyable experience - such a large range of product

A visit to this small factory will teach you all about fudge making together with the opportunity... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
robert W
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
A little manx gem.

This small but very productive fudge factory, is a small wonder, unique to the Isle of Man. A hive... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
LadyAzul
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El Borge
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In the depths of Balthane Industrial Estate you will find the sweet aroma of success emanating from a hidden away gem of Manx culinary delights. Not easy to find but well worth the adventure, is the Islands only Fudge, Toffee & Chocolate Factory...more
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Unit 6, Harmat Court, Portside, Balthane Industrial Estate, Ballasalla IM9 2AU
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

I’ve previously sent a gift box of fudge as a present and have been really pleased with the service. I thought I couldn’t leave without visiting the fudge factory Tucked away on an industrial estate, it really is a little gem and well worth a...More

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Manx F, Managing Director at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind comments our Internet service is growing every month with more and more customers finding us on the net. But its especially pleasing when a satisfied internet customer goes out of their way to find us hidden away in...More

Reviewed 15 September 2018

You wouldn't believe that a modest commercial unit in an industrial estate would produce such nice things. Peter Birch of the family owned business is a showman and presents a well delivered commentary about their products, their origin and the range which is a lot...More

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Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you Derek pleased you enjoyed your visit and thank you for your complimentary review. Peter

Reviewed 11 September 2018

A visit to this small factory will teach you all about fudge making together with the opportunity to sample many different varieties

Thank robert W
Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your response and we hope we will see you again Peter

Reviewed 23 August 2018

We had a very interesting talk and tasting session. The hand made fudge and chocolates are delicious and it's an interesting place to visit while on the island. It's a little hard to find, but worth persevering and asking people for directions if necessary :)

Thank Val S
Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for coming to see us and your encouraging comments Peter

Reviewed 23 July 2018

The Manx Fudge Factory is in a tiny unit which is not the easiest place to find but worth doing if you have a liking for the best tasting fudge ever. We listened to a very interesting talk about how the fudge is made whilst...More

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Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you so much for your kind comments apologies for taking so long to get back to you the gentleman who normally looks after this site has been off for several week so Im just trying to catch up. We certainly feel appreciated when we...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

visited the fudge factory after visiting castletown . followed direction on leaflet , no sat nav for us , just the trusty mark 1 eyeball , found the factory ok , what a delight , friendly staff , very informative ,plenty of samples from freshly...More

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Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

HMmmm! Lemon meringue is one of the first ones we developed and a firm favourite with the Team here too. Thank you for your enthusiastic comments and dont forget we sell on line too so you never need to run out or be short of...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I was given some mint fudge as a gift and I will admit, it was the best I've ever tasted! I shall certainly be ordering some more online very soon :)

Thank Anna C
Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Sorry no one has replied to your comment but thank you for your comment and we are pleased you enjoyed our Dark Chocolate Mint fudge we think its a bit special too Thanks Peter

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Not gonna lie, this place bit of a nightmare to find, but definitely worth it. The staff were lovely and brought over so many samples for us to try before we bought anything. It's open plan, so we got a great view of the inside...More

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Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Hello yes your right were not easy to find but were so grateful that you persevered and found us. Its a ridiculous situation that we cant put signs out to tell people where our business is and we would never have come here if we...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

This small but very productive fudge factory, is a small wonder, unique to the Isle of Man. A hive of industry with only half a dozen friendly staff, producing tons of fudge yearly, in more than a dozen varieties. All made and packed, by hand,...More

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Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review and our apologies for only just catching up with you. Glad you seemed to enjoy your visit and yes thank you for mentioning the accessibility by bus and I should also mention by Train also its a short walk about...More

Reviewed 31 July 2017

We enjoyed the challenge of finding the factory which is tucked in a far corner of the industrial estate. Nothing else to do when we were on holiday anyway ! On arrival multiple samples of traditional hand made products were on offer with good explanation...More

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Manx F, Owner at The Original Manx Fudge Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review and most importantly thank you for finding us Peter

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