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Great Lakes Candy

223 Scenic Dr, Knife River, MN
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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223 Scenic Dr, Knife River, MN
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While traveling the North Shore we found this delightful candy store. Walking up to the door you just inhale all these wonderful smells and going inside was a must! I bought coconut peanut brittle - it was delicious!! Lots of cute packaging and wonderful chocolates!

Thank deb r
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Make sure if you are going up the North Shore to stop at this place. Wonderful people with great candy made from scratch on site.

Thank John T
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I love to visit the North Shore with my grandchildren. The Great Lakes Candy store is one of our favorite stops! The staff are so friendly. My grandchildren have had the opportunity to watch candy being made!! They were also invited to dip gummy worms...More

1  Thank H6793KOlorid
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great Lakes Candy Kitchen is a gem on the shore! When you step in the door, you take a step back in time. So much homemade candies that are absolutely delicious! This is a must visit!

Thank April M
Reviewed 15 January 2017

They have the most amazing homemade candy! I have to limit myself otherwise I would buy out the whole store. The dark chocolate covered english toffee is out of this world as are the rest of the decedant choices. You will not be disappointed if...More

Thank Squaredface
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is a great stop, if you're a kid or an adult, while driving up scenic drive. Great place to stop and slow down your drive to get that fix for your sweet tooth.

Thank David M
Reviewed 4 January 2017

By far some of the most delicious candy eaten.. Turtles are heavenly and fudge is to dye for.. Never miss a stop on my way up the shore....

Thank judypasek
Reviewed 28 November 2016

this place was great, they were so nice. they have lots of yummy candy and treats. if you have a sweet tooth this is a must try

Thank kara w
Reviewed 10 November 2016

The perfect candy store on the North Shore. There's chocolate everything! You'll always have a friendly smile waiting for you behind the counter. And in back of the store, they're making your treats! The surrounding area is so cute with photos opportunities. You'll be glad...More

Thank Pam988
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This is a stop that is worth it, right along Scenic 61, easy parking and access. The selection and quality is out of this world. Can't wait to come back and enjoy some more.

1  Thank jkregel
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Parking Available
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Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 223 Scenic Dr, Knife River, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Knife River
  • Phone Number: 218-834-2121-223-27-55609
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