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Vidler's 5 & 10

Opens in 15 min: 11:00 - 17:00
Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Americana at its best

Vidlerss is a throwback in time that will spur your fondest childhood memories and delight your... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
04left
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Princeton, New Jersey
Went to check out new/old items

This is a combo of new and nostalgic items, you'll find a little of everything, old items your mom... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
101Vilma
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New City, New York
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Opened in 1930, as one, small shop, Vidler's has grown to become the largest 5 & 10 store in the world! Today the third generation of the Vidler family runs the store which has become a local landmark and destination point for shoppers near and far...more
Opens in 15 min
Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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676 Main St # 694, East Aurora, NY 14052-2405
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+1 716-652-0481
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All reviewspenny candystep back in timeold fashioned candyunique itemscookie cuttersart suppliesawesome storehousehold itemsarts and craftsfun place to visitfor saleworth the tripbuffalo areacouple of hourswhole familytake your timelots of fun
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Vidlerss is a throwback in time that will spur your fondest childhood memories and delight your current kids with a wide range of toys, gifts, novelties, and just about anything else you can imagine. The place has everything you never knew you needed and is...More

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Don V, Owner at Vidler's 5 & 10, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for the wonderful review. If / when next time you're in the store, please ask for me and introduce yourself as one of our Trip Advisor reviewers. Don Vidler

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a combo of new and nostalgic items, you'll find a little of everything, old items your mom used in the house, old toys you remember your kids playing with them, new toys items are there to find. Must take your time, stroll around...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great place to find souvenirs or just something special for yourself. Of course, there are t-shirts and hats and greeting cards; but there are also old fashion candies, board games and toys that don’t need batteries. Downstairs there are kitchen goods that...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience. Four store fronts and several levels. Virtually anything you are looking for and lots of things you didn't know you needed are here. Definitely a place to visit in Buffalo area.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Vidler’s is extremely fun to visit! They have gifts and trinkets and toys for all ages. It’s very entertaining to browse and search for gifts, and along the way, you’ll probably find something you never knew you needed! Allow plenty of time to wander through...More

Thank AmpleReservations
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Super fun visit to this nostalgic AND tons of trinkets store. From old fashioned wax lips, sugar daddy’s to little handy man clamps... this store keeps your interest on all floors! Ladies.... there is an entire kitchen trinket section with all the most unusual little...More

Thank Lynne C
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Old fashioned five and dime with everything from kitchen supplies and decor to penny candy and toys. Worth stopping in to take a look around.

Thank nraeanderson
Reviewed 10 August 2018

It's a great place for all ages! Awesome selections and many old time toys, candy, games with an unbelievable selection of kitchen items, camping items, bird feeders and much more. Penny candies, you can spend a couple of hours just browsing, but I am sure...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We always love a trip to vidler’s. It’s like taking a trip back in time. Games and toys we grew up on that I can now share with my kids. 10 cents for a little bag of popcorn and we always leave with milk straws...More

Thank Paola G
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Very friendly staff for the most part. If you don't find what you want, you don't need it.Only disappointment was no sugar free chocolates in the bulk area.

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BeckyD1257
11 November 2017|
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Response from Don V | Property representative |
Becky: Yes, we sell gift-certificates in any amount. Not plastic cards, but hand-written paper certificates. Just call the store at 716-652-0481. Not sure where you would have seen on another site, 'cause we don't distribute... More
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Rliketravel
17 May 2015|
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Response from Don V | Property representative |
This is Don Vidler responding, and no, there is no observation deck that I'm aware of! Perhaps you're thinking of the roof shot from our "Turn Down for What" video -- but that is not for public access. Only used when I have... More
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