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The Candy Lady

424 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1429
+1 505-243-6239
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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10:00 - 18:00All hours
424 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1429
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners were super friendly, asked where we were from and if we were Breaking Bad fans, which I'm not, but the shop showed up in the TripAdvisor searches and advertised on tourist documentation so I figured we'd check it out. I bought a few...More

Thank DitaVonMartini
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went in right as they were opening. They let us sample anything we liked. Very warm and friendly people there! Bought a few kinds of fudge and a few types of brittle. We bought some with red and green peppers in them, that were...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fun little place to stop in Old Town, especially if you are a Breaking Bad fan. You can have your picture taken with Walt and Jesse. All kinds of candy are available and the fudge is delicious!

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great little spot in the Old Town.......a counter filled with every and all candy and candy combinations....a blast from the past. And to top it....they offer a wide variety of BREAKING BAD/WALTER WHITE merchandise (tees/post cards/photo settings). It's a hoot. Spend $5 for your favorite...More

Thank baird t
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This wonderful candy shop in Old Town is the place where Blue Ice was originated for Breaking Bad. The owner took time with my family and took us back into the rear area to show us where it was made, and even allowed the kids...More

Thank RZ_STL_1
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I planned a conference in Albuquerque in July and we ordered over 300 "Breaking Bad" rock candy bags from the Candy Lady. It delivered them personally to our hotel and spoke with us about the surrounding areas and things we must see while staying in...More

Thank MelissaLepak
Reviewed 29 July 2017

We loved being able to pick and choose the candy we wanted. There were so many to chose from including many sugar free choices that were quite yummy.

Thank KarenandCarolyn
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This was a very interesting store. It is small and gets cramped if to many people in at one time but well worth the visit.

Thank Kit M
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Wide variety of chocolates and candies. Great unique items to give as gifts especially if you're a traveller.

Thank Elyse C
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Admittedly, we stopped here because it is where the prop "meth" on the show Breaking Bad was made. It did not disappoint! There is a large selection of Breaking Bad merchandise. You can also buy the blue candy that is popular on the show. They...More

Thank AmandaChristion
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Debbie B
7 November 2016|
Response from B3473BOangelat | Reviewed this property |
Thank you so much since we no longer live in ABQ this is great to know. My daughter loves all the candies and sugar skulls. We have to stop in every time we happen to be in town.
Cindy M
10 January 2015|
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Response from stevef496 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they moved to the other side of the Old Town Plaza, south of Mountain on San Felipe. The new location is easy to find and very visible.
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1429
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > West Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: West Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 505-243-6239
Our patrons to find: Over 20 flavors of hand made fudge, A wall of black licorice, Fresh Dipped and Glazed Fruits, Hand Made Chocolates, Custom Cakes, Hard Candy and some unexpected treats. Inside is an elegant display of classic sweets, marvellous confections and modern delights. You will also find local flavors unique to New Mexico.
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