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Harbor Sweets

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85 Leavitt St., Salem, MA 01970
+1 800-234-2115
08:30 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 17:00
Sat 09:00 - 15:00
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Went with friends who were getting holiday gifts. Nice that they have samples, the chocolates are delicious but pricy. Packaging is good, makes a wonderful gift. It is a chocolate shop, not a restaurant.

Thank Peggy S
Manila, Philippines
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48 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Hi guys! This place is enlisted as one of the "must visit places" in Salem. Their bestseller includes the sailboat shaped chocolate treat (you can nibble on a sample piece, just before purchasing) alongside the new variety of dark chocolates they offer. They generally taste like almond rochas (is that woth an h or without one, cant remember) but that... More 

Thank JustFrolicking
Northborough, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We went to the Harbor Sweet factory store to pick us some of our favorites. We told ourselves we would eat them slowly enough to justify dealing with traffic in Salem in October. It was nice to step into the cool, chocolatey atmosphere. There are samples. When we went they had samples of a new line sweetened with honey called... More 

Thank Susana P
Salem, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Harbor Sweets offers unique shaped candies, sloops and seashells just to name a few. Harbor Sweets also has a large variety of quality candy to choose from and can be mailed to out of state lacations.

Thank Patricia B
Tel Aviv, Israel
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

You walk into the chicolate factory itself and see the candies being made. And, upon entering, a staff person offers you a tray of samples, you pick from!

Thank 22jerry36
McLean, Virginia
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48 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

Call ahead to see whether they are running tours of the chocolate factory while you are there (usually Tuesdays and Thursdays @ 11). If not, you may still be able to see some of the action from the open gallery shop. The shop provides free samples of their various delicious chocolate confections, and there are always seasonal packages for taking... More 

1 Thank HistoryGirl1649
Northfield, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Great chocolate and unusual stock. The sea salted carmels are to die for! I can't visit without getting at least something from there.

1 Thank Margie S
Rye, New Hampshire
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814 reviews
518 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

These chocolates are not only delicious but beautiful, too. The molds include sail boats, sand dollars, horse heads, and starfish. I had taken the tour before, and it was great fun, with lots of samples. You can mail-order their products, but it's more fun to visit the shop. It's off the beaten path a bit.

1 Thank NHjo
Everett, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

They give samples. Try and you will be hooked. I love their candy They use high quality in the makimg od their candy.

1 Thank Mary B
Lynn, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

I usually shop online, but went to salem to get help in selecting on items I hadn't try before. It was a Friday not busy, as I got helped it got busier and I was told she had no time to further help me. I finally paid and handed the manager the address where the gift be shipped to. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Leavitt St., Salem, MA 01970
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 800-234-2115

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?