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Glickman's Sweetie Shop

157 London Road, Glasgow G1 5BX, Scotland
+44 141 552 0880
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Bluerod17

This a great Wee sweetie shop that has been in London Road for around 100 years. It sells a large... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Bluerod17
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Interesting wee shop. Friendly with a wide variety of sweeties. The tablet and macaroon are, at... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Kevin M
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If you have a sweet tooth you'll love this old-fashioned candy shop located in the center of Glasgow.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 Dec 2017
“Bluerod17 ”
26 Jun 2017
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157 London Road, Glasgow G1 5BX, Scotland
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+44 141 552 0880
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This a great Wee sweetie shop that has been in London Road for around 100 years. It sells a large range of traditional sweets all of good quality and value for money. Well worth a visit

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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Interesting wee shop. Friendly with a wide variety of sweeties. The tablet and macaroon are, at best, mediocre though, so if you're a connoisseur look elsewhere...

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

AFter having seen a spot on the Travel Channel, we knew we must find this candy store established in 1903 and still run by the same family; mother and daughter while visiting Glasgow. It's a bit off the beaten path, but we'll worth scouting out....More

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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Just visited Glickman's Sweetie Shop when we were on the Glasgow City Sightseeing bus tour - so glad we did! Found some old favourites (rainbow chocolate drops and strawberry liquorice!) and the service was amazing - so lovely and chatty, and the price of our...More

Thank Amy J
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped here on The Wee Food Tour and were treated to some great candy treats. I loved the Maroon Cake. Out of this world good. The store is pretty much the same as it was a generation a ago and the owner is absolutely lovely....More

Thank Kerri C
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Stopped by as it was a place on the Hop-On-Hop-Off bus tour. Got some old candies and was happy to experience the yummy taste of a new type of candy.

Thank Linnea M
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

I found the shop very nice with typical, very good quality and tasty sweets. The stuff were very welcoming and kind. They helped me to find the best mix of candies!

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Reviewed 23 May 2016

Coming from Northern Ireland, my taste in sweets was a lot like the Scots. Many memories of childhood specialities that would be scorned by heath conscious parents nowadays. Soak up the atmosphere of a proper sweet shop, which is a hundred miles from an aisle...More

Thank coachIreland
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Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Had a talk by Irene and Julie who ARE Glickmans. Fantastic to hear about this very old Glasgow family sweetshop that has survived for well over 100 years and still makes their own sweets. Didn't realise I'd been in it often as a teenager, as...More

Thank Bob M
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Reviewed 7 January 2016

Glickman's sweetie shop brings back memories from my childhood in Glasgow during the 1960's and the type of sweeties that i grew up eating and seem to be hard to find now so it's well worth the short walk to go to the shop when...More

Thank john s
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Stephanie N
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Response from juliecsa1 | Property representative |
Hi sorry for the long delay in my reply. We can send items made to order so please be in touch should you ever wish purchase anything. Thank you very much for your question and I look forward to you visiting our shop again... More
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