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Ye Olde Pepper Companie

122 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5646
+1 978-745-2744
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First time having Molasses Black Jack Sticks - delicious!

First time enjoying the Molasses Black Jack Sticks - delicious! Plenty of treats to choose from... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
First candie shoppe in the colonies!

This is a must-do stop! First candie shoppe established in the colonies. So many treats and... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“oldest candy” (36 reviews)
“candy store” (23 reviews)
“sweet tooth” (14 reviews)
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122 Derby St, Salem, MA 01970-5646
+1 978-745-2744
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

First time enjoying the Molasses Black Jack Sticks - delicious! Plenty of treats to choose from ....

Thank Supermom101
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a must-do stop! First candie shoppe established in the colonies. So many treats and candies to try! My daughter says their root beer barrels are the best, and she also loves the Gibraltars - first candy made there! Lots of newer chocolate creations...More

Thank Winnekini
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We were in Salem a few years ago and were able to return. Had to go back to this gem!! They have a huge assortment of chocolates, and also some delicious fruit slices which I love.

Thank Kristin I
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Nothing my special. Just your average overcrowded candy store. Lots of the candies sold there you can buy anywhere

Thank Kacey M
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing candy the store is right across from the house of the seven gables museum. Great place to stop. Gets crazy crowded. Try the pistachio chocolate it's out of this world.

Thank James C
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is a little candy shop right across the street from the House of Seven Gables. There is no parking close to the candy shop so I would recommend going after the visiting the house of Seven Gables as that's the only parking available in...More

Thank higinbot
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

If you like sweets this is a must stop. Being the first candy store is just cool and the sweets are awesome. Loved the turtles!

Thank Doug D
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Wow! This place has just about every kind of chocolate and candy you would want. The candy is homemade and extremely good! Definitely would go back.

Thank DrUmMer G
Reviewed 5 October 2016

If you're like me and you enjoy food you'll love coming here. Every type of candy you can imagine-and in enormous sizes too! This is on the way to the House of the 7 Gables, so if you're going to that attraction you may as...More

Thank phigirl
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Ye Olde Pepper Companie is a nice place to visit for the fact that it is the oldest candy company in America. They still make candy like they used to when it opened specializing in chocolates and their famous Gibralters-a butter candy famous from way...More

Thank rickcJ6692LJ
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