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Wittich’s Candy Shop

) #2 of 4 Dessert in Circleville #2 of 52 Places to Eat in Circleville €€ - €€€
117 W High St, Circleville, OH 43113-1615
+1 740-474-3313
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117 W High St, Circleville, OH 43113-1615
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

No matter what candy you get it is all AMAZING!!!! We visit often and family owned for generations.Best candy I have ever had.

Thank pigeonforgegetaway
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We're glad you can taste the difference of candy made in a time honored way: by hand in small batches with quality ingredients. Thank you for kind review!

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

OMGosh!!!! Candy heaven. Fresh handmade delicacy. Making double dipped peanuts in front of us! Buckeyes, solid bunnies, filled chocolate eggs. Everything for Easter at the oldest candy store in USA.

Thank jeannie d
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed our store and visited when we were making candy! Hand-dipping is nearly a lost art. Thank you for the kind review. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Through our travels, my wife and I have tried upscale candy stores from Maine down to Savannah, Georgia. The others are pretty good, but when it comes to the chocolates, no one comes even close to WITTICH'S ! This business is the oldest family owned...More

Thank Michael A
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We are very glad to read reviews like this and know how much our people enjoy our candies. This is why we stay in business: to keep to tradition and please our customers. Thank you for your glowing review. Please, come back again!

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

You have to try the buckeyes. Actually, anything you try there is good. They do a great job at providing a special touch to gifts.

Thank alphaba114
Janet W, Manager at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

As a small candy shop, we strive to make each purchase personal, whether it's a gift for someone special or a treat for yourself. Thank you for noticing. We appreciate the local support!

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Great homemade candies. The ladies hand dipping the chocolates have been working there for years. The buckeyes and turtles are amazing.

Thank Sookibear14
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We are very happy you enjoyed our candies and were able to watch us making...it the old fashioned way. Thank you for the kind review! Hope you'll come again.

Reviewed 31 December 2016

You can't go wrong with any of Wittich's options - everything is WONDERFUL!!! Also, there are so many gift options, it is perfect for every occasion.

Thank Matthew H
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We are very happy you enjoy our many varieties of candies and gifts. We do aim to have that "something special" to fits your wants and needs. Thank you for your enthusiastic review!

Reviewed 15 December 2016

Best candies and sweets from the oldest candy sweets maker in Ohio. To top it all, they offer great selection of sugar-free products.More

Thank judgeteacher4life
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We're very happy you enjoy our our candies and noticed our selection of sugar-free candies. We try to fulfill the needs of many customers by also supplying nuts, mints, and Jelly Belly products for those who have a taste for something other than chocolate. Thank...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great selection of every candy you can think of.Homemade chocolates. And many choices of ice cream. I've been here twice. The first time was for a root beer float which I would not recommend. But the second time I tried one of the other ice...More

Thank ReMuAthensOhio
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We value your business and are very sorry you didn't enjoy your ice cream treat on your first visit. Please let us know if you're unsatisfied, we want to make things right. Thank you for giving us a second chance to improve your opinion! We're...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016

Never had anything from here that I didn't enjoy. Great place to pick up gifts or souvenirs. Location is a little hard to find .More

Thank goolygirl
Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We are very glad for your many visits! You may not know that the original owner of Wittich's was also the artist of the Circleville circle map. We've had a strong connection with the city since we were established in 1940. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent choice of chocolates and other candies. There's a soda fountain also. You can purchase various containers to fill with candy for gift giving.

Janet W, Owner at Wittich’s Candy Shop, responded to this review

We're glad you noticed what matters most to us: providing a wide variety of quality candies and gifts, as well as old-fashioned goodness from the soda fountain. Thank you for visiting us!

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 W High St, Circleville, OH 43113-1615
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Circleville
  • Phone Number: +1 740-474-3313
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In addition to delicious candy and nuts, Wittich's offers ice cream treats at our vintage soda fountain. Enjoy standards such as milkshakes, malts, cones and sundaes, as well as classic sodas and phosphates. The recipe for our decadent hot fudge sauce is a long-held family secret. Visit us and take a tasty step back in time.