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1771 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541-3312
+1 850-654-0833
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“fudge” (28 reviews)
“frozen yogurt” (11 reviews)
“jelly beans” (7 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
1771 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541-3312
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We make it a point to go to the Candymaker while in Destin. Gotta have their critters. Critters are essentially turtle candy on steroids. And they are delicious. Never have tried their regular meals only their candy. They have really good candy and is reasonable...More

Thank BellaPennyOdie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place for freshly made candy. We purchased several types of truffles to bring to a dinner party and everyone loved them.

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped here twice during my trip last week. The staff was really friendly, and the chocolate was fantastic! The chocolate covered strawberries were amazing!

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 11 January 2018

They have all kinds of candy. Chocolate with any kind of nut that you can imagine. Taffy. Carmel. Probably 50+ types of jelly beans. There is also a coffee shop.

Thank William M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Loved my visit to this little spot. From the perfect souvenir to the record playing Wurlitzer to the homemade candy and taffy, this little spot has something for everyone.

Thank Glcoleman
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent taffy ! Love love love the dark chocolate covered Oreo! Probably gained 5 pounds from here!! Everything is absolutely delicious, haven't had the breakfast yet but heard it's good as well , hopefully next year!

Thank karmelepple
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We stopped in a found one of the greatest candy shops we've ever been in. The fudge is awesome, I like mine plain but there are several options. Confection heaven..... they also do a breakfast each morning. We did breakfast with them several times. Small...More

Thank barneswm
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Scenic 98 near the Hampton Inn turn and Back Porch restaurant area......the items in this shop were of better quality and pricing than the overhyped harborwalk area....had I known, I would have skipped the harborwalk area completely. I got a nice model ship, my dad...More

Thank chrishI4984CI
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A must if you have kids or a sweet tooth. The selection was great and at least 30 flavors of salt water taffy. A little pricey

Thank Rolaloop
Reviewed 27 September 2017

The smell of the apples is what lured us to this place. The perfect place to satisfy your sweet tooth!

Thank carsos01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 12
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1771 Scenic Highway 98, Destin, FL 32541-3312
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Destin
  • Phone Number: +1 850-654-0833
Homemade chocolates and fresh salt water taffy served everyday right on the gulf in Destin Florida by our friendly staff.
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