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La King's Confectionery

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2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
+1 409-762-6100
10:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 21:00
Fri 10:00 - 21:30
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Houston, Texas
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This old fashioned ice cream parlor and candy factory is an island must. Great stop with kids. Historic building like time travel!

Thank bplanck
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the ice cream shoppe area and it was very good! The chocolate milkshakes are incredible! Tons of wonderful candy selections also! The prices are fairly high but overalll I think it was worth it! The kids loved it!

Thank Ksh27
Cherokee, Iowa
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stopped here on our sisters weekend. Lots of fun for all ages. The taffy pulling was fun to watch and they throw pieces of taffy to you! Of course we had to buy some and some of the other candy they have. Tons of choices. They also had ice cream and all other sorts of goodies. My sisters had... More 

Thank MichelleG1968
Laurel, Maryland
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107 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

La King's has been a popular place for years and a visit is quite an experience. Along one side is an ice cream section with several stations, depending on what you want to order. The other side is a very long candy counter that will leave your sweet tooth wonderin how to choose. In the center are tables and a... More 

Thank Bluebonnet2009
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

All kinds of fun items in here! Old school fortune machines and seating. Live action taffy pulling due to their homemade taffy and they will throw you samples! Great old fashion root beer floats and malts!

Thank Tami G
Galveston Island, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great place for old fashioned fun. Candy and ice cream plus taffy pulling. A really fun experience for all!

Thank pboening
Vidor, Texas
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333 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

What's not to love? It's old-fashioned fun and goodness at its best. Snag a milkshake, some fudge, or some really yummy ice cream on a hot day. Everything here is delicious and fun!

Thank sally8363
Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place! The handmade candies are incredible as well as the ice cream parlor.Tremendous selection of all kinds of sweets. This is a must see if you are in the Strand!

Thank Kevin M
Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

La kings is fantastic! The service is wonderful, well organized ordering system. We all had their homemade ice cream. My Cookie & Cream was to die for. Great prices too!

Thank PatriceHolzer
Beaumont, Texas
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wish they had gluten free options for those that need it. Over all it is a very family friendly atmosphere!

Thank Kaybo09

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:30
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-6100
Candy store, Coffee shop, Ice Cream Parlour, and Old Time Soda Fountain

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?