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La King's Confectionery

2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
+1 409-762-6100
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (105 reviews)
“salt water taffy” (104 reviews)
“banana split” (31 reviews)
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2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We always stop here while on the island. Candy is so good. Ice cream a bit pricey. The servers are very friendly. It's worth the time to stop in and just drool over the candy selections.

Thank Foxyferchak
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite places to stop while I’m Galveston! I love the atmosphere and how well kept it is.

Thank Kaybo09
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is an old time candy store that is worth a visit. They do taffy pulls each day that you can watch. They offer loads of taffy flavors as well as other gourmet candies and old fashioned candies you can’t find everywhere. It’s also has...More

Thank Pintavalle
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Whether it is summertime for candy and ice cream or wintertime for hot chocolate, it is such a wonderful place to take your family! We saw the Taffy pull which was really interesting and fun, and they also have old-fashioned sodas, ice cream, tons of...More

Thank Tracey R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We make this our regular family stop for coffee, ice cream and candy. You must try and visit during a Taffy pulling demo! There is lots of space to explore and every type of candy imaginable.

Thank Francisco G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

LaKing’s was fantastic! We purchased some unique confections and they were delicious! My two kids really enjoyed perusing the variety of goods-of course, they were kids in a candy store! We also enjoyed the nostalgic atmosphere. It was fun to think of the people and...More

Thank katiekamper
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My kids love going here for the candy of course but they also like to watch the taffypulls so if you get a chance to do that do it for sure. I’ve been coming here since I was a child which is well over 30...More

Thank jdh11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The La King’s candy store is a wonderful place! It is a place where you need to get lost in! Candy, ice cream bar, coffee bar and soda fountain all can be found. Enjoy the moment and take a lot home with you. It is...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has a great selection to choose from. They have their own made candy, ice cream, coffee, shakes, and you can even watch them make taffy during one of their taffy pulls. Must visit if in Galveston

Thank Seenamon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Old time candy and ice cream parlor with no where near enough seating to comfortably accommodate the crowds. Staff rush you along in an assembly line manner simply because they don’t have a better option to handle the massive crowds. Would like to go back...More

Thank Gordon1123
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7 May 2017|
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Response from friar77 | Reviewed this property |
although you can get some of their treats online, fudge does not seem to be one of them. you may wish to contact them to see if they will ship this item. You can contact them at 409-762-6100.
Nancy L
11 September 2016|
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Response from Glenda K | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer. Sorry. Call them. They are very friendly and helpful.
Lena T
13 June 2016|
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Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a decent selection of sugar free. Have fun and our best wishes and prayers for your family.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
10:00 AM - 8:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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
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Candy store, Coffee shop, Ice Cream Parlour, and Old Time Soda Fountain
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