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Address: 2600 Hwy 75 North, Sioux City, IA 51102
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A Must Visit if Your In Town

Palmer's Candy has made Sioux City their home for many decades. They have the best and most fresh candy you have ever tasted. They have all kinds of treats. You will not leave... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 December 2016
jlutt87
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Sloan, Iowa
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Sloan, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Palmer's Candy has made Sioux City their home for many decades. They have the best and most fresh candy you have ever tasted. They have all kinds of treats. You will not leave empty handed!

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Plano, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Palmer Candy is a candy manufacturer in Sioux City, IA. It's been in business since 1892. There are not many places like this that are still family owned. Palmer invented their most famous candy the Twin Bing in 1923. The La Fama chocolates were acquired in 1956. Today the company produces chocolates and other confectioneries. The production plant is at... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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113 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This place is great! The best chocolate ever! I love the penut butter yum yums! The twin bings are nice too!

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Thank OysterAddict
Centennial Co
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Just like the old fashion candy stores! They make all their candy here and have many kinds for sale. Including the famous Bing candy bars. Cherry filling covered with milk chocolate and nuts, so yummy!! There's something for all ages that you will enjoy! I recommend checking this shop out!

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Thank Rosanne M
Sioux City, Iowa
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

There's a lot to see here, not just candy but some gourmet food items too. They have a great selection of by the pound candies, kid stuff, & other sundries. All the staff are friendly and helpful.

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Thank Choose J
Manahawkin, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

Large assortment of candies. I tried sea salt carmels they were delicious. Brought home one of their marinades pineapple ginger sauce. Cooked pork chop with the marinade and they were really good.

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Thank Regina L
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

This place was so fun! Everyone working here was so sweet & helpful. And there was a lot more to see & try than just chocolate! The displays of the old machinery was really neat to see & all the candy to see was almost hypnotic!!!!

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Sioux City, Iowa
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155 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

Palmer Candy is like walking back into time with a great selection of candy by the piece, candy bars from all over, nuts, and a gourmet food section featuring everything from Pastas to crackers, to flavorings. The staff is always very friendly and the facility is fun. There is even a section that shows how the Palmer's famous Bing Bars... More 

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Sioux City, Iowa, United States
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Best place to get chocolate in town. Always stop to purchase twin bings. Love the choices they offer. They have bins and you can choose the amount you wish to purchase. Love this place

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Thank Vicki G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

There is a huge variety of candy available here - lots of classics and some crazier things. Great place to buy candy in bulk. Also on display is some old machinery that they used to use in the factory. Cool to see the changes that have been made.

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