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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” (48 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"
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"lower east side"
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"candy heaven"
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"great candy"
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"jelly belly"
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"favorite candy"
in 6 reviews
"old fashioned candy"
in 5 reviews
"tootsie rolls"
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"mary janes"
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"childhood memories"
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"m ms"
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"tenement museum"
in 7 reviews
"new york"
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"visiting nyc"
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"les"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big selection of all types of candy. Friendly staff nice atmosphere. Was a few cents short but a guy behind the counter let me off in exchange for a review so here I am! Besides that, was a good store with very good prices on...More

Thank Giovanni A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived in New York for almost 10 years, but have known about this place for a LONG time. It is one of my all time favorite stores (of any kind) in all of New York City. I have a major sweet tooth, so this...More

Thank RogersMissouri
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in NYC , then visit this place!! Oldest and best candy store in NYC...and in my opinion, best candy store in the world. Has everything you could imagine and more. Including vintage bubble gum cards. The staff are super freindly. Great value...More

Thank Mark S
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Reviewed 2 July 2018

Worth the visit. Variety of sweets from different parts of the world. Visited once, probably will visit again this Christmas. LOVE NEW YORK

Thank BellaHughes
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing shop with lots of different types of candy fudge & chocolates. I bought a large bag of pick & mix a large choice & delicious tasting.

Thank Scratbygirl
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Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I left New York 30 years ago and although I’ve been back to visit I never got around to going back to my favorite candy store. I did this time. The only thing missing was Necco wafers.... due to the sale of the company. Oddly...More

Thank magillicuddy75
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 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 11 May 2018 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 24 April 2018

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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and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience
now command top dollar for new residents. Right next
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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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