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Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930
+1 978-740-0660
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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

have been going to Turtle Alley for many years now - and it is everything you would want in a specialty chocolate store. You will not be disappointed (solid A+)

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Thank James B
Kensington, Maryland
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Turtle Alley is a staple of any trip to Gloucester. Their turtles are my daughter's favorite, so we have to get her some when we come. I also grabbed a few special Halloween bags of chocolate balls and candy corn. Hugs greeted us when we presented them!

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Thank Mary L
Wilmington, North Carolina
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74 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

OMG, really good chocolate that they make on the premises! Titles in milk and dark chocolates...chocolate covered everything! Must visit

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Thank KSoltis
Albany, New York
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63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Stopped here after dinner in Gloucester. There are lots of candy types to choose from besides chocolates. This is a good place to bring a little something home for someone (butterfly shaped gummies $2, turtle gummies $2, chocolate covered Swedish fish $4). Chocolate seemed a little overpriced though - $26 / lb.

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Thank Peggy M
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped in while walking around Gloucester. The chocolate selection is fantastic and it looked delicious!! We tried some of the caramels, fudge and chocolate covered lemon peels. Loved them all. Their turtles are very tastey as well.

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Thank Brian K
Gloucester
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

They have the quality of a five star(out of five) chocolate store. The chocolate dipped apricots are still my favorite. However, whichever candy you like it can only be made better by the quality of ingredients used.

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Thank nanagrace
massachusetts
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Shopped in the downtown area after lunch. Delicious turtle candy for dessert. Many different varieties . Candy maker waiting on us was very patient while we decided. Will go back when we are in the area.

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1 Thank mil421
Leominster, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Anything I could say about this place would never even come close. Got a small package from a business associate...positively divine!! Handmade chocolates always seem to have that extra something...maybe because they are made with such care and quality ingredients! Cannot say enough....and what's worse, cannot figure out what to order next...

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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184 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015

We stopped in the Gloucester, Ma. store to pick up some fudge to take home as a gift. I bought myself a square of the chocolate, peanut butter fudge and didn't try it until I got back to my B&B in Rockport. It was absolutely delicious, I couldn't believe I bought only one piece! We also bought taffy...very good also.... More 

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Gloucester, Massachusetts
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

A great place to get chocolate, just the smell will knock you over. The Turtles are my favorite, particularly the dark chocolate ones.

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  • Address: Rogers St, Gloucester, MA 01930
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Gloucester
  • Phone Number: +1 978-740-0660

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?