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Goody's Soda Fountain & Candy Store

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Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed May 28, 2020

We ventured to Goody's from our airBnB as it was walking distance. Goody's is popular with the locals. They have sweets gator plus stuffed animals and, of course, ice cream. There is seating inside and out. At times the line can get quite long to...get your order in (which we witnessed as we enjoyed our choice). We split a Banana Split and it hit the spot. The size of the Banana Split was small in our opinion compared to our favorite place. Go if you have the chance; it gets you into a different neighborhood plus you get to go to a local favorite,More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2019 via mobile

A good old-fashioned candy store. Fresh dipped ice cream cones the size of softballs, delicious carmel corn. Real lemon drops. Amazing chocolates. I could go on, but just go. In the heart of Hyde Park.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 15, 2019 via mobile

Always a delight when we visit Boise’s North End. First we walk up and down N 13th St, then settle into Goody’s for ice cream and coffee, and to look over our purchases!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

What a nice treat after our low key evening of appetizers/drinks. Busy place but very efficient service and amazing flavors of ice cream.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed September 18, 2019

This is one of what will have to be two reviews because I went there for candy and will definitely have to go back for ice cream. I had just eaten dinner and was too full and so got candy to go. The smell as...you enter is very tantalizing!!! I was greeted as I walked in the door very pleasantly and was full of questions about the candy and the young lady answered them all very patiently. I ordered three pieces and ate them later over a course of a couple of days and was very happy with the texture and the flavor. It is always a treat to find good chocolates. I will be going back for sure. This is a place you should definitely stop at to enjoy the smells, the friendliness and the treats. There are also cute stuffed animals as you walk in the door.More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

We are always looking for great ice cream places and Goody’s did not disappoint. Staff was very friendly and we liked that they brought the ice cream out to us after we ordered and paid - and brought glasses of water!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019

We stopped in for a root beer float. This is a really cute candy/coffee/ice cream store that smells delicious as soon as you walk in. They do root beer floats the old-fashioned way—with syrup, soda water and ice cream. It was really good. There’s lots...of seating inside and out. The servers are friendly and efficient.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

This is a good place offering a wide range of good ice cream. There are indoor and outdoor tables. The terrace is nice. Staff are smiling and helpful.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed April 28, 2019 via mobile

Tried to go to a downtown ice cream shop, but didn’t want to stand in line for 30 minutes. So I drove 5 minutes to Goody’s and was attended to immediately at this great ice cream shop in the beautiful North End. Not as many...flavors as elsewhere, but local and delicious. And plenty of other sweets: chocolates, candies, sodas, and caramel corn. Forget downtown; drive an extra five.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

I am sorry I missed Goody's on my first visit to Boise. The place is awesome and classic. The people working were very nice. I got a malt and it was perfect. I'll be back!

Date of visit: February 2019
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