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Such a Big Selection in a Small Place

Love the popcorn, make special trips to get several bags to bring home. Also like the unique... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Greg K
Wheaton, Illinois, United States
Red door candy store

This is a great tradition in Wheaton. Our boys went here from a very young age. Well known to the... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Wheaton, Illinois
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111 W Front St, Wheaton, IL 60187-5108
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Love the popcorn, make special trips to get several bags to bring home. Also like the unique shelves of candy. A must place to go.

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This is a great tradition in Wheaton. Our boys went here from a very young age. Well known to the residents for great variety, friendly service and great popcorn!

Thank pdfuser2017
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is a great little hidden gem in Wheaton. If you have kids, here traveling or want that hard to find candy that you had as a kid this is the place!! Popcorn is pretty good as well.

Thank M B
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Itself a popcorn and cany shop in between 2 buildings. What would have been an alley is where this store is. I get Chuckles that I remember from my childhood. There are single candies available and kids have a blast picking them out. Differeht sized...More

Thank bigheadcloud
Reviewed 28 August 2018

There isn’t a kid in Wheaton that has been to The Popcorn Shop. This unique place has got to be one of the littlest candy/popcorn stores ever. Every kind of penny type candies and yummy popcorn await. A kid’s and the kid in every adult’s...More

Thank Phyllis C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

My kids have loved this place for years. I always get a bag of popcorn while they get candy - the best popcorn anywhere.

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I grew up in Wheaton and just loved being able to go here. Even today, it's a must stop by for any friends or family visiting.

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Reviewed 6 August 2018

A very quaint candy shop with all of the treat options one remembers having grown up with over the years.

Thank ggalanes
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A small store a little wider than a standard door opening when you enter the store a sense of nostalgia brings back the day being a kid in the permeable candy store. For me, it is the smell of fresh popcorn warm and tasty you...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Besides the fresh made popcorn tasting amazing, you can find all kinds of nostalgic candy. Choose pieces and place in a bag to pay by the weight.

Thank gudan2017
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