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La King's Confectionery

2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
+1 409-762-6100
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (106 reviews)
“salt water taffy” (101 reviews)
“banana splits” (14 reviews)
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2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is my family's second visit to La King's and I plan to come back anytime I'm in the area. The ice cream is yummy and there are plenty of sweet options to suit most any palate. It is very historic and a welcomed feeling...More

Thank Cara H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must see location on the Strand on Galveston Island. Old school candy shoppe, with Soda Fountain and Coffee / Espresso too. Had 6 or 8 small pieces of candy to try the great variety of new things, then finished with a Banana Split and a...More

Thank Groovydky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my only regret is not buying more pumpkin fudge to take home, though I know it would be gone before I hit the causeway back toward Texas City. This is a great old fashioned confectionery, all kinds of fudge and confections, plus an old fashioned...More

Thank laura_runs262
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great old style sweet shop, with the added interest of seeing some of the product being made ( Coconut taffy in our case )the warm free samples were some of the nicest candy I have ever had Add in the coffee shop, ice cream counter...More

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see in Galveston! They have an old-fashioned soda fountain and ice cream bar plus a coffee shop and a wonderful selection of candies!! They have everything from taffy to chocolates to jellybeans!! A great place to relax and get a treat!!

Thank Marty S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a tradition for us to stop into La King’s for a scoop of ice cream or a root beer float anytime we visit the Strand. The old time soda shoppe feel is genuine and will take you right back in time! The selection of...More

Thank Craneninja
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A nice variety of ice cream dishes, shakes, sodas and sundaes. It also has A great selection of candy. It was a fun spot to stop for a treat.

Thank lostagainkc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to get souveniers. Candy selection is great. Even if you don't buy you should go just to watch the taffy pull.

Thank NDKate
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We stopped in here during our anniversary trip to Galveston. They have tons of flavors of fudge, including pumpkin praline! So delicious!

Thank longhornjz
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Old fashion dessert heaven with candy, ice cream and coffee bar. Perfect break place while enjoying The Strand. I have enjoyed coffee, shakes and scoops of ice creme myself and they were ate fantastic.

Thank scubacozumel
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tomholloway359
8 May 2017|
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Response from friar77 | Reviewed this property |
although you can get some of their treats online, fudge does not seem to be one of them. you may wish to contact them to see if they will ship this item. You can contact them at 409-762-6100.
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Nancy L
11 September 2016|
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Response from Glenda K | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer. Sorry. Call them. They are very friendly and helpful.
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Lena T
13 June 2016|
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Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a decent selection of sugar free. Have fun and our best wishes and prayers for your family.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:30
Monday
10:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:30
Thursday
10:00 - 18:30
Friday
10:00 - 20:30
Saturday
10:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-6100
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Description
Candy store, Coffee shop, Ice Cream Parlour, and Old Time Soda Fountain
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