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GREAT for your Sweet Tooth!!

There's several stores in town that sell candy/sweets/ice cream/etc, however my favorite of all is... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Rockledge, Florida
Cutest little candy store

On our way to Myrtle Beach, we visited "Mayberry." We saw Opie's Candy Store and it was like... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Andrea W
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135 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3807
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All reviews by the pound sweet tooth great selection friendly service fudge in town my parents neat place andy griffith show jars sweets childhood imaginable mount sodas blast mayberry
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

What makes this store a "somewhat" attraction and a Store combined, is because it is in Mt. Airy, NC, in the Downtown area, and located on the street that is part of the "Mayberry" set up from the famous old Andy Griffith Show look alike,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DeoniaNeveu
Reviewed 13 September 2018

There's several stores in town that sell candy/sweets/ice cream/etc, however my favorite of all is Opies....very friendly atmosphere and I'm pretty certain they have the largest variety. Even better, their price per pound for all their candy is less than any other store in town.......save...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank HungryGreek32955
Reviewed 27 August 2018

On our way to Myrtle Beach, we visited "Mayberry." We saw Opie's Candy Store and it was like Christmas morning! Every kind of candy imaginable. They even have ice cream! The employees were so sweet!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrea W
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

More varieties than you can imagine! Fill your bag with all your favorites and you are sure to walk out with a smile!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SellingMayberry
Reviewed 16 April 2018

While in Mt. Airy, we stopped at Opie's candy store. This place had a huge variety of old time candy to chose from. We bought their candy jars and filled them for friends. I was "like a kid in a candy store" while there. This...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Stepping through the door is like going back to your childhood being surrounded by all those sweets! He had a wonderful selection of ole time favorites. While you can purchase candy and ice cream in many shops, the customer service here is beyond compare. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank weekendbeacherNC
Reviewed 7 January 2018

While most of the candies are available in food and discount stores, there is something about buying a few of these and a few of those. It's like getting a quarter to buy penny candy when you are a kid. Only now, it's by the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Gina S
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I can't walk by without getting a bag of candy at Opies. All the candy that I grew up with. My parents had a local store that had all the penny candy a kid could dream of.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Randy S
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Fun, little shop with lots of candy choices. Young girl working was very friendly. Wish we had time to stay a little longer.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Cindy Y
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Neat place. The lady working there made us wait about five minutes to check out while she swept, which was weird. Otherwise good time and a good stop.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank rawband
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