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Address: 1113 Caledonia St, La Crosse, WI 54603-2515
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This is old fashioned sweets and ice cream making at its finest. Some of the oldest machinery in working condition still used. Homemade everything, from chocolate and caramel... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Susan S
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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41 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This is old fashioned sweets and ice cream making at its finest. Some of the oldest machinery in working condition still used. Homemade everything, from chocolate and caramel sauce to the ice cream and hand roasted nuts. You cannot go wrong here. The candy IS expensive but is simply divine. All made in house the old fashioned way and boxed... More 

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Thank Susan S
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36 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Folks when you can see the kettle, the prep table and smell the chocolate, caramel and so on....you know its real. There is no need for me to write more, go there.

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Rosebud, Australia
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89 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I come from a place where we have the best chocolates in the world. So I thought. Now I know there is an equally fine place to buy such high quality sweets. And they are also cheaper than back at home. I bought a selection of cream and nut chocolates and each one was a moment in Heaven. I have... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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68 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Fantastic and fun... a reminder of ole candy shops from back in the day :) Very yummyt treats and neat old building

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Appleton, New York
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

You will never be disappointed in the tastiness of the ice cream flavors or the price. But what you get is super awesome customer service! We always come here with our kids. We prefer to since we like supporting smaller business in our town. And we never leave feeling like we can't come back. It's simply a great place to... More 

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A great place to take my family. Both of my daughters wanted to try a soda from the counter. They both ordered the Cherry cokes. They were in awe watching the "soda jerk" make their treats. They are very good. They also have homemade chocolates and imported candies. As well as ice cream. It is definitely a step back in... More 

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Thank JamieBru
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41 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

The chocolate candy was to die for. They also have an ice cream type soda shop in it. They sale individual chocolates but it's easier to buy 1/2, 1, or 2 pound boxes. Assorted bags for a pound cost right about 20.00 with tax. Well worth the time and money so go to North Lacrosse. Parking is super easy and... More 

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Treasure Island, Florida
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665 reviews
175 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped here because it was next to Maid Rite. Blew our minds, ice cream, candy, home made candy, even booths to sit in and enjoy. Old-time place, not a brass & glass modern shop at all, more like a 60's malt shop. Friendly employees, dont miss it.

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Thank Daniel K
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The ice cream and candy is the all time best in LaCrosse. I have been here many times and every time I am pleased with the service and treat!

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Thank Sara S
Topeka, Kansas
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56 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

After our visit to Maid-Rite, it seemed only natural to stop next door at The Sweet Shop. We had an ice cream cone and a malt. Both were good. Lots of homemade chocolates. We were tempted, but didn't have any. A great stop on a hot afternoon.

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