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Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen

642 Parkway, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
+1 865-436-4617
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#1 Candy Store in the World

Has to be the best candy store anywhere around. They handmake most of their candy. Love the taffy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Andy W
Better than I remember as a kid!

I remember going years and years ago as a kid with my family and watching the gentleman work the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nashville, TN
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fudge” (58 reviews)
“caramel apple” (27 reviews)
“sweet tooth” (14 reviews)
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642 Parkway, The Village, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3204
+1 865-436-4617
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Has to be the best candy store anywhere around. They handmake most of their candy. Love the taffy and caramel apple with nuts. The staff is nice and helpful also. A tradition of Gatlinburg for many years.

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I remember going years and years ago as a kid with my family and watching the gentleman work the machine to pull the taffy. Today we brought our girls, and it was better than I remembered it! The candy is awesome (don’t mess around with...More

Thank vuleanne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This store has the best candy and caramel apples in the area,including the pigeon forge area. We love this location.

Thank ken1859
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This is hands down the best place to get taffy and candy in the mountains! We always bring family taffy home from here. We stopped in on our last day here and got 6 boxes of taffy, some we created our own. Some we just...More

Thank PrettySpoiled
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Ole Smoky Candy Kitchen is located in the Village shopping center in Gatlinburg. It is in a building adjacent to the extremely popular restaurant Pancake Pantry. We wandered in after having breakfast there one morning. The taffy machine was going and I told my kids...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I think this is the best candy store in Gatlinburg! I let my two year-old son go hog wild in here and I think it was his favorite part of the entire trip. The taffy was soft and fresh. The candy apples were also very...More

Thank Sheena N
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This is the best candy shop in gatlinburg. You can get something for everyone. They even have sugar free and gluten free options. I love the chocolate covered Oreos and the truffles !

1  Thank Amanda E
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Was in Gatlinburg and checked out some of the candy stores. I found this store to have the best selection and variety for candy lovers.I ended up with a assorted variety of chocolate that was great.

Thank vgresham
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We go to Gatlinburg a few times a year and it’s tradition to stop in for a little too much candy. It’s hard to name a favorite but I really love the chocolate fudge and my wife loves the chocolate covered cherries. You definitely can’t...More

Thank beardedtraveler84
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I come to this store every time I come to visit Gatlinburg,which is frequently,because I live in Knoxville TN. This visit was,by far, the absolute worst ! I walked around the island that contains the candy and fudge,and the same employee asked me and my...More

Thank stephanie k
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16 November 2016|
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Response from RickyDewayne | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so.
12 April 2015|
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Response from Whitney A |
It is located in a small shopping center called The Village. I believe there are public restrooms nearby.