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Xenos Candy and Gifts

231 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2813
+1 215-922-1445
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Personal, Friendly, Old-Fashioned Service in the City of Brotherly Love's Old City

I grew up in a town where individual service in the surrounding shops and stores was the hallmark... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
combinedcollections
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Bridgeton, New Jersey
racist against Asians morally feel terrible when visiting. thought it was great but turned out...

when we got into the store, the shopkeeper didn't welcome us. we felt very offended when she told... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2015
371jessief
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We carry a large selection of Philadelphia souvenirs, Cat's Meow Village, and delicious Asher's chocolates. We specialize in gift baskets and packaging, specially made by hand just for you. We also have a big vintage collection ranging from Marilyn Monroe to Elvis Presley to the Beatles, just to name a few. So if you're around Olde City, stop by or make Xenos your destination and say hello!
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23 Oct 2016
“Personal, Friendly, Old-Fashioned Service in the City of Brotherly Love's Old City”
6 Aug 2015
“racist against Asians morally feel terrible when visiting. thought it was great but turned out... ”
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231 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2813
City Center East
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+1 215-922-1445
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

I grew up in a town where individual service in the surrounding shops and stores was the hallmark of the businesses. In a city where souvenir shops are everywhere, it is refreshing to find a store where the merchant cares and runs her shop with...More

Thank combinedcollections
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

when we got into the store, the shopkeeper didn't welcome us. we felt very offended when she told us not to touch the goods on the shelf.

Thank 371jessief
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

We were looking for Cats meow things and after looking at 5 places the website sent us here. We met Tina, who really knows about Philly, cares about what she sells and does and cares about each customer. It' s worth any detour to stop...More

2  Thank cgw2
Reviewed 9 June 2015

I'll start by saying I am not a chatty shopper. I tend to keep to myself when shopping, but my child strikes up long, engaging conversations with anyone...everyone. So the next thing I know, 10 minutes becomes 30. The woman at the shop is very...More

Thank TravelingToddlerMom
Reviewed 17 July 2014

I visited this shop with a friend in mine on Saturday, June 7th of 2014. I'm not sure who this wonderful lady is that is described in the other reviews because I never met her. There was one woman watching the place, and my friend...More

3  Thank Shannon K
Reviewed 30 May 2014

The lady that runs this place is VERY friendly and helpful, she asked how we were travelling - by car or plane and then had us check all our items before packing them expertly for us, not a scratch on anything she packed at all....More

1  Thank martok78
Reviewed 23 July 2013

I was walking by this plan and happened to go in to check out souveniers for my family/friends and Tina was so helpful! She gave advice and directions with a map for places I wanted to go. I wish I had gone in on the...More

Thank melissa_139
Reviewed 16 July 2012 via mobile

We were looking for a small laminated map of the city and she had it. If you are an Hello Kitty fan she has a nice selection.

Thank jeannevolpe
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Tina helped us our 2nd day getting an umbrella. She told us all the places we were near by to see. The last day we bought our souvineers from her and talked about our trip. She was a pleasure to talk to and loves her...More

1  Thank Shujunky
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