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Wilbur Chocolate Co.

45 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543-1024
+1 717-626-3249
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The best of the old world

Wilbur dates back to the same time as Hershey Chocolate. Wilbur buds were the preseason to Hershey... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lewes, Delaware
Pretty chocolately good

Thought would be a actual tour of the factory however was told was closed.there is no more factory... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Little Falls, New Jersey
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Walk in, take a deep breath, and smell the chocolate aroma throughout the store. Our candy store offers a friendly atmosphere that will stir delightful memories of yesteryear and put a smile on each visitor’s face, young and old alike. You will enjoy a large selection of Wilbur® items, chocolate specialties, and many other confections. You can also watch candy makers create our delicious fudge featuring a variety of flavors! We are a one-stop shop to pick up that perfect gift for every occasion.Tour this museum featuring hundreds of pieces of antique candy making memorabilia, then buy some quality chocolate at the candy store.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“free samples” (59 reviews)
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45 N Broad St, Lititz, PA 17543-1024
+1 717-626-3249
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wilbur dates back to the same time as Hershey Chocolate. Wilbur buds were the preseason to Hershey Kisses. Old man Hershey stole the bud idea, changed it a little and through better marketing subverted Wilbur buds...still available today. Somewhat of a museum, there are old...More

Thank Robcentpa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thought would be a actual tour of the factory however was told was closed.there is no more factory & tour. Across the street in the candy store you actually see their products being made. Very interesting where they hand make everything. They actually paint their...More

Thank RobertGraber
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although we're disappointed that the business has been moved across the street, we always stop at Wilbur's to get their Buds each time we're in the area. They're chocolate is so smooth, so delicious. A fun place to visit.

Thank 12peggy11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being originally from Pennsylvania, I have long been a fan of Hershey's chocolates, especially their dark chocolate. But move over Milton, because Wilbur's chocolate buds are to be savored. The store in Lititz successfully blend the old with the new, using many pieces of old...More

Thank R T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wilber Chocolates is the poor cousin to Hershey. The original plant is now closed but you can watch the prep of many of the special items in the store on Broad St and sample their classic "Buds", now made elsewhere. Not high-end chocolate but certainly...More

Thank rsweet1944
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A trip to Wilbur's Chocolate is a must if you are in Lancaster County, there is something to please each person from the oldest kid to the youngest. My wife is a chocolate maker an it is mandatory each trip I have back east to...More

Thank Cliff S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

All over town you smell the incredible chocolate of Wilbur's . You simply cannot leave town without a box of these incredible chocolates.

Thank Eddie F
Reviewed 19 August 2017

While the old shop across the street was just a shop and not a tour it was still much better than this new one. The old one at least had character, the new one is just a box. Also the older one had a lot...More

Thank Ken N
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Wilbur's new location across the street from the original place makes parking so much easier! It's a quaint shop where you can see sweet little ladies make chocolate behind a huge glass window. I'm a major chocolate snob so when I tell you this is...More

Thank Myrna B
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Not sure what the big deal is here--average chocolate. We purchased several types and textures of chocolate.

Thank rottie50
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14 December 2016|
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Response from Denise A | Property representative |
Our phone number is 888.294.5287 and yes our credit cards are working
Jerry F
29 May 2015|
Response from blankie | Property representative |
We have "self-guided" tours of our retail facility, therefore anytime during our operating hours, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. There are three areas: retail (where you'll find the free samples), the museum area, and another area where you... More