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Sweet Pete's

400 N Hogan St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4104
+1 904-376-7161
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Halloween Surprise

What a fun visit for Halloween time. The factory was closed at the time, but we could still see it... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
St. Johns, Florida
via mobile
Excellent tour and experience!

Fun and interesting tour of the Sweet Pete's new location in Jacksonville. We are fans of The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jessica C
Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Sweet Pete's is Jacksonville's only all natural sweet shoppe. The shoppe founded by local renowned candy maker, Peter Behringer, is in Historic Springfield, Jacksonville's oldest neighborhood. Sweet Pete's offers over 200 kinds of handmade chocolates and candies. Call ahead to schedule interactive, seasonal candy making classes. Over 20 flavors of organic cotton candy and old fashioned sundaes! Make sure to check out our gluten free and vegan products.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“candy apple” (27 reviews)
“candy making” (22 reviews)
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400 N Hogan St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4104
+1 904-376-7161
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a fun visit for Halloween time. The factory was closed at the time, but we could still see it via upper halls with full size windows. The staff was great at explaining what they had to offer and what was on each floor. I...More

Thank tedact
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun and interesting tour of the Sweet Pete's new location in Jacksonville. We are fans of The Profit, so visiting this business was extra cool. Great candy, really good prices too for handcrafted caramels and other candies. Loved the gummies and the salted caramels!

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We signed up for the Candy Apple Class for our 17 year old granddaughters birthday! We had a blast. Paul was absolutely fantastic! He was informative, humorous, and energetic. The ages in the group we're 6 to 60 and Paul had no trouble keeping this...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Candy in Jacksonville. The mansion is just awesome. Kids and adults alike will love this place.

Thank Bradley B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The main floor had the house made treats and Candy Apple Cafe, upstairs had ice cream and fill a container and commercial candies. It is a nice shop and bought a seasonal box of chocolates to bring home

Thank ACBixby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the taffy class which was very enjoyable. If you had nough in your group you could have a private class and pick your time and class, they did not tell me this - I found out by accident. Agree with other comments -...More

Thank Mary J
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We visited the factory in August 2017. We had booked a tour and were lucky enough to be the only ones for the time we booked so we enjoyed it a lot. The tour is only $5 and you get your free "make your own"...More

Thank TifTyf
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Amazing Treats for the kid in you. Try the house made candies and fudge. The Melt aways are to die for peanut butter is my favorite.

Thank John L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Sweet Pete's is located in beautiful Downton Jacksonville, Fl. It has great food and drinks. It is great for a girls lunch or a family dinner. There is a fantastic candy store inside with the restaurant. All the candy is made in-house > it is...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We loved Sweet Pete's and wanted to try everything on the menu. The buffalo chicken croquettes were awesome!! Pecan Waffle, Reese drink, banana creme cup mmmmmmm

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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
Street, a letter on weekends, there is a parking garage by jax moma.. the skyway is a fun way to get there, get off at hemming park...