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Cottage of Sweets

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Ocean Avenue & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-5170
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“fudge” (36 reviews)
“truffles” (6 reviews)
“sweet tooth” (8 reviews)
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Ocean Avenue & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice quaint candy shop. The chocolate is delicious. They also sell some vintage candy from way back when. Though some candy had their name on it, when asked if it was made in their shop we were told it was not. We did get the...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun place to stop by and you can get any kind of candy you want. They have every kind of licorice which is my favorite.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My kids have been enjoying this place for he last 15 years. Even though they are almost adults now they still want to come here for dessert after a great dinner in Carmel

Thank TCM327
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun place to visit. Lots of sweet treats to choose from amid the shelves and jars. It is a bit difficult at times to move as quickly when making decisions . Lots of people in and it is a very small space.

Thank travelingalnow
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The Candy Cottage is a MUST destination when in Carmel. Favorite treats from around the world fill the cottage with a sedcution of sweet scents. They make their own fudges and many confections. A cuter place would be hard to find. A real treat ....in...More

Thank markz377
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Absolutely beautiful shop. Transported me back to a bygone era. As someone on the wrong side of 40, it made me feel like a child again. Utterly charming.

Thank bonjuk8
Reviewed 9 July 2017

My wife has food allergies, but loves chocolate. Often we cannot get good tasting chocolate for her that does not set off her allergies. We stopped at the Cottage, and she was able to find a number of items that she greatly enjoyed.

Thank jpsfl1
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We stopped here for a special treat and it was really hard to decide because they have soooooooo many cute, fun, and delicious candies. We ended up with fudge. YUM! The employees are very nice and patient if you are having trouble deciding. Also, they...More

Thank jac4444
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Love this little candy store. It has lots of candy in great big bins and they have an assortment of great vintage as well as huge lolli pops and other novelty items....and they even has sugarless candy that is rather tasty. Check it out. Worth...More

Thank drivebmr
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My husband and I have gone in here twice now in the past 6 months. We get tempted when in town. It's such a cute little building on the inside and out! However, it was REALLY expensive this last time for just 2 tiny little...More

Thank NaPaliLove
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Avenue & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-5170
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We have been Carmel's Candy Shop Since 1960. We provide a beautiful collection of fudge, locally made chocolates, British sweets, gummis and a wide variety of nostalgic and children's novelty candies. We also proudly carry over 50 different types of licorices from all over the world.
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