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Sweet Retreat

Closes in 26 min: 08:30 - 17:30
Open today: 08:30 - 17:30
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Great Place

This is a great little place. The service is excellent and there is a huge selection of sweets at... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Rugby, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great sweets, very friendly shopkeepers.

Lovely chilled out atmosphere with loads of choice and very friendly staff. This is a great sweet... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Rugby, United Kingdom
via mobile
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6 Sep 2017
“Great Place”
15 Aug 2017
“Great sweets, very friendly shopkeepers.”
Sweet Retreat is a traditional sweet shop in Rugby offering over 250 varieties of the finest sweets, chocolate and award winning Dorset Fudge. We create bespoke party favours and gifts for all occasions! You can find more information and photos on...more
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298 Hillmorton Road, Rugby CV22 5BW, England
+44 1788 877273
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great little place. The service is excellent and there is a huge selection of sweets at very reasonable prices. Thank you

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank My2Babie5
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely chilled out atmosphere with loads of choice and very friendly staff. This is a great sweet shop for packaged, pick and mix and special gift sweets.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Wow - this sweet shop took me back to my childhood with it's selection of weighable sweets! Simply every sweet you could think of 👌

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank yelsmek
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Lovely local sweet shop run by a family. Friendly staff, great choice of sweets. they also make up baskets etc to order. Well worth a visit. Nice clean shop too.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank LollipopL
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent sweets in a very traditional manner with the jars and all of that with an excellent price of £1/100g

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Luca A
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely and friendly sweet shop with so much choice. You can help yourself and then have the sweets weighed and paid. Also sells lots of lovely tasting fudge aswell. Can make up hampers and gift boxes and sweet cones for parties. My twins love coming...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 878jojo
Reviewed 14 February 2016

This is a truly lovely shop, with a great selection of sweets, many Ive not seen for many years. The staff are very helpful and friendly. If you like sweets for any occasions or just to treat yourself you have to go here.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 20 December 2015

What a superb little shop. Such choice, loads of the old sweets I had as a child, heaven. Staff are so nice too, very helpful.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Linda R
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Excellent, wished I lived nearer so I could pop in more. I'm not a big fan of sweets but this shop have a huge range of chocolates and I was surprised at how low the cost was, usually pick n mix can be expensive for...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Wonderful traditional sweet shop! Great trip out with young children and they had every sweet you can think of. The Dorset Fudge is fantastic and they had lots of gift ideas too. Superb!

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Warren E
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