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Rebecca Ruth Candy Factory

116 E 2nd St, Frankfort, KY 40601-2902
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Great stop to get some sweets

This is a small store that was full of treasures and sweets! They have more than just Bourbon balls... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Laura J
via mobile
Just for candy

Stopped at the little shop on Versailles just for candy. The two ladies working were very friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kimpossible99
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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“bourbon balls” (44 reviews)
“tour guide” (4 reviews)
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116 E 2nd St, Frankfort, KY 40601-2902
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a small store that was full of treasures and sweets! They have more than just Bourbon balls if you’re looking for something different! Even picked up a fresh bag of jellybeans!

Thank Laura J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped at the little shop on Versailles just for candy. The two ladies working were very friendly and informative. Sampled the candy and left with a bag full. This candy is so delicious. Will be buying more for family and friends. Yum!

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We visited on a day that they weren’t making candy so we didn’t get a tour. A little disappointed but understood. Still purchased delicious candy.

1  Thank KarenBruns
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

If you want great candy and Kentucky made. They have bourbon balls and other old fashioned candies native to Kentucky. They are great for gifts and even shipping to family and friends. We love going on the tours also.

Thank James G
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We wandered in paid the fee which is high for what you get to see,the movie was already on so we missed whatever was on it. The tour was good but she wouldn't answer question to my satisfaction, it was why don't the workers use...More

1  Thank Penny F
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Great candies with a nice selection to choose from but the $5 per person for the tour was a little extreme for what you saw. When you start the tour they show a poor quality video that looks like someone recorded with their phone off...More

Thank tpag8rgirl
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The chocolates are great but the tour is short. It's okay but don't expect too much. The good thing is, you are right there by the manufacturing line - is that sanitary? Oh well, don't overthink it - just buy the super yummy bourbon balls...More

Thank Dalen K
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stopped here specifically to try the bourbon balls. They were amazing!!! We tried them with 3 different kinds of bourbon. Michael was behind the counter and was eager to answer questions and help us with our purchase. We promise to bring WI cheese and...More

1  Thank Donna0829
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Touring this candy factory was definitely something I was looking forward to doing but I left extremely disappointed. I called ahead about the tour schedule but it turns out that it is ad hoc so when we got there, one was just starting and we...More

Thank CuriousTraveler8048
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

We pulled off the interstate just for the candy tour. The tours are $5 each. There are signs most of the way to lead you right to it. The tours are about 30 minutes long and run from 1pm to 5:30pm. We got there right...More

1  Thank Michael D
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