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Cyndi's Sweet Shoppe

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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a sweet stroll down memory lane

My children and I had gone to downtown Aiken for something nearby and stopped in for a visit. The... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
Carol S
Aiken, South Carolina
Take time to loiter

More sweets than you can shake your tongue at!!!!! Old time appeal; individual jars of candy... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Pat K
Aiken, South Carolina
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“fudge”(14 reviews)
“candy store”(11 reviews)
“truffle”(7 reviews)
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146 Laurens St SW, Aiken, SC 29801-3848
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

My children and I had gone to downtown Aiken for something nearby and stopped in for a visit. The place is neat. One of my children wondered where Willie Wonka was. I got a kick out of showing my kids the kind of candy I...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

More sweets than you can shake your tongue at!!!!! Old time appeal; individual jars of candy, priced by the pound. Ice cream at the back of the store. Brings back memories.

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

My wife bought some chocolates from here and they were incredible. Expensive.....but so worth it. I need more letters.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I'm a candy hound...and this place has everything you could possibly want plus more. I love all the retro candies, bitohoney, maryjanes, wax soda, etc. I could have spent hours and $$$$$ but my hubby made us move on. I will be back! Friendly staff,...More

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Cyndi’s is a throw back candy store. It features many of old kids classics and it’s sure to please your sweet tooth!

Thank James M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

It's okay . I purchased some homemade peanut butter cups and they were powdery, chaulky and tastless. They seemed to be old.

Thank kellygN2669YB
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Stopped here after we left the Aiken Brewing company to grab a mini-Dessert. We bought two milk-chocolate and two dark chocolate sea salt caramels. They were delicious. The shop features about 10 brands of Blue Bell ice cream for cones, sundaes, shakes, and floats. They...More

Thank rdb613
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We were travelling in the area and needed a gift for our host family. We were able to get some fudge and it was a hit with them.

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

All kinds of sweets you will remember from childhood. Plus sophisticated chocolates and now Ice Cream!

Thank Wade J
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous old timey candy shop! You will find every kind of candy that you remember from your youth and many of the current favorites too... Southern treats coupled with Dime Store candy and any new cutting-edge Candy as well. You will often find...More

Thank StillBlondeafterall
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