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Economy Candy

108 Rivington St, New York City, NY 10002-2204
+1 212-254-1531
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Since 1937, on the Lower East Side Economy Candy is an old-fashioned, family-owned candy store that sells thousands of kinds of chocolates, candies, nuts, dried fruits; including halvah, sugar free candy and of course all the old time candy you had when you were a kid. We also specialize in retail and wholesale sales for weddings/parties and other retail businesses.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“candy store” (47 reviews)
“lower east side” (22 reviews)
“candy heaven” (9 reviews)
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108 Rivington St, New York City, NY 10002-2204
Lower East Side
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+1 212-254-1531
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"candy store"
in 47 reviews
"lower east side"
in 22 reviews
"candy heaven"
in 9 reviews
"great candy"
in 7 reviews
"jelly belly"
in 7 reviews
"old fashioned candy"
in 6 reviews
"trading cards"
in 5 reviews
"favorite candy"
in 5 reviews
"childhood memories"
in 3 reviews
"m ms"
in 6 reviews
"tenement museum"
in 7 reviews
"new york"
in 13 reviews
"halvah"
in 5 reviews
"collectibles"
in 3 reviews
"nyc"
in 27 reviews
"subway"
in 6 reviews
"chinatown"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have visited this wonderful establishment many times over the years, we were downtown for a birthday dinner for our friends daughter who was turning 21 So besides a legal drink what better than having candy The selection of old favorites and new items is just...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Store is a block from the Delancey Street subway stop. It is a delightful trip back in time. They lots of old and new candy products, a very wide selection. There are old candy dispensing machines on display as well. International products are available. Prices...More

Thank Davigeta
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super cool, old fashioned candy store with every possible type of sweet you can imagine! This is the place to get your co-workers cool souvenirs that you can't get anywhere else! Pickle candy? Come On! Love this place. Don't miss it!

Thank btr1976
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This candy store is awesome , you can find a sort of candies , you will find the candies you use to eat in school in the 60'.They also have variety of antiques.

Thank Julio Z
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

As expected, this was a pretty awesome place. It’s hard getting out empty-handed because it’s cheap and there’s a lot of it. Candy everywhere!

Thank 594gabriellam
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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this treasure cove for sweet lovers. All the vintage candy you may wish for alongside European imports, jelly beans and pick & mix. Whether you are after chewy band aids, violet pastils, chocolate cigars or crispy creme flavoured jelly bellies - they are...More

Thank smilgaki
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

This is a brilliant family-run shop which sells pretty much every sweet treat you can think of, from small bags and single bars to absolutely enormous packs!!!! Great fun and good value - the only problem is choosing what to buy!

Thank Merrowmum
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Great selection of candy. Very helpful staff. Fun atmosphere. Easy to Find. Very, Very cheap prices!

Thank Colleen F
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Economy Candy is an old fashioned family run candy store. It is covered in candy from ceiling to floor. It is s treat for your senses. Kids of all ages will find themselves happy here.

Thank lollygal
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

If this place doesn't have it, it doesn't exist. Candy for days and decent prices. Bulk candy, individual candy, old school, ethnic, they have it. Willy Wonka would be jealous.

Thank Lori Y
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iTravel4Fun17
14 May 2018|
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Response from Mitchell C | Property representative |
Hello, Prices online and in the store are the same! Best, Economy Candy
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jemina2015
25 April 2017|
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Response from katie8484 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies my autocorrect it's a 3 min walk from Rivington st
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jemina2015
7 March 2017|
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Response from Mitchell C | Property representative |
We carry Hershey kisses in a few varieties. Standard silver are 4.99 a pound Check out our website!
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