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Sweet Pete's

400 N Hogan St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4104
+1 904-376-7161
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Willy Wonka's real life candy store and restaurant

Wow!! I can't say enough about this place. The Belgium waffle was the best I've ever had. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Charlotte, North Carolina
Incredible and Fun

April led us on a 45 minute fun filled tour of this sweet shop in downtown Jacksonville. If you... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Sweet Pete's is Jacksonville's only all natural sweet shoppe. The shoppe founded by local renowned candy maker, Peter Behringer, is in Historic Springfield, Jacksonville's oldest neighborhood. Sweet Pete's offers over 200 kinds of handmade chocolates and candies. Call ahead to schedule interactive, seasonal candy making classes. Over 20 flavors of organic cotton candy and old fashioned sundaes! Make sure to check out our gluten free and vegan products.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“candy store” (26 reviews)
“candy apple” (23 reviews)
“candy making” (20 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 19:00
400 N Hogan St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4104
+1 904-376-7161
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Reviewed yesterday

Wow!! I can't say enough about this place. The Belgium waffle was the best I've ever had. The place is absolutely a maze of fun things to look at. They have everything from fresh cotton candy to literally walls of candy. I couldn't take enough...More

Thank alexcharles2010
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

April led us on a 45 minute fun filled tour of this sweet shop in downtown Jacksonville. If you love sweets, this is a must see.

Thank rick0wens
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the cutest places I've ever seen! Their decorator is amazing. The three levels of this shop are quaint without being kitschy, and every room is a different environment. Everything on the first floor seems to be made in house, with the...More

Thank BadLlama17
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the Factory Tour and our guide was Eliza and she is incredible! She made the candy making process so fun and interesting. By the time we got to shop it was so hard to chose what to get! This place is amazing! I...More

Thank Kdl2012
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an early dinner here with my daughter and her family to celebrate the 7th birthday of my granddaughter. The menu was interesting (try the baked apple side) and the food was excellent. After the meal, we wandered upstairs to see the candy-making operation....More

Thank maracuja888
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting place to dine and browse. Service in Restaurant a little slow, candy show is wonderfully fattening

Thank 605glorias
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have a sweet tooth then this is the place for you. Everything I had was excellent. Chocolate, dark chocolate, ice cream, candy varieties the list is endless. My husbands favorite was the salted caramels. This is a must try location.

Thank suzziemd
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very enjoyable, great place for kids and adults alike. 3 different levels. The first floor is a restaurant with original menu and a lounge with wonderful original drinks, plus a candy shop. The second floor is olde time popular candies, cupcakes, ice cream and more....More

Thank davems2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

we have had our daughters bday party here and have had lunch here several times! It's a great place to take the family and hang out looking at all of the different kinds of candy. Take a tour of the candy making factory or just...More

Thank fatmap
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this place because we saw it in the Profit. The shop is very cool, three levels with kitchens and various sales floors. We saw Sweet Pete himself sitting back in his office. The decorations and building remind me a little of Willy Wonka....More

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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
Street, a letter on weekends, there is a parking garage by jax moma.. the skyway is a fun way to get there, get off at hemming park...