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Cottage of Sweets

) #3 of 9 Dessert in Carmel #43 of 131 Places to Eat in Carmel $$ - $$$
Ocean Avenue & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-5170
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“truffles” (8 reviews)
“sweet tooth” (8 reviews)
“candy shop” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 21:00All hours
$$ - $$$
Ocean Avenue & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife has food allergies, but loves chocolate. Often we cannot get good tasting chocolate for her that does not set off her allergies. We stopped at the Cottage, and she was able to find a number of items that she greatly enjoyed.

Thank jpsfl1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a special treat and it was really hard to decide because they have soooooooo many cute, fun, and delicious candies. We ended up with fudge. YUM! The employees are very nice and patient if you are having trouble deciding. Also, they...More

Thank jac4444
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love this little candy store. It has lots of candy in great big bins and they have an assortment of great vintage as well as huge lolli pops and other novelty items....and they even has sugarless candy that is rather tasty. Check it out. Worth...More

Thank drivebmr
Reviewed 18 May 2017

My husband and I have gone in here twice now in the past 6 months. We get tempted when in town. It's such a cute little building on the inside and out! However, it was REALLY expensive this last time for just 2 tiny little...More

Thank NaPaliLove
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Licorice, dark chocolate, fudge, candy, mints well you name they seem to have it! This small store looks like the witch from Hans and Gretel must have been building it as her storage shed. So darn cute! Stuffed with all kinds of yummies and we...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The building itself is so cute, but what's inside is even better! Sugar free chocolate, milk, dark, non-chocolate candies, so many choices! Also next to Tuck box.

1  Thank fotogirl
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Nice selection of delicious treats. The fudge is exceptionally good, but nothing we tried wasn't. The prices are pretty reasonable for this type of store.

1  Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 1 December 2016

My girlfriend and I had dinner at Portabellas and then stopped here for a second helping of dessert. The store is filled with just about every type of candy that can be imagined. It's the kind of place that leaves one salivating anywhere they look....More

1  Thank Luciano L
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Cottage of Sweets in Carmel, CA is a wonderful place to visit. The building is adorable. The candy selection is excellent. Along with candy from outside the US - they make their own fudge. When in Carmel - definitely make a stop at the Cottage...More

Thank Grace S
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We've been coming to Carmel for years and NO visit would be complete without stopping in to grab some of the sweets offered here. They seem to have everything you could imagine. And they carry a very large variety if English imports ! Our favorites...More

1  Thank 596erike
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ocean Avenue & Monte Verde, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-5170
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We have been Carmel's Candy Shop Since 1960. We provide a beautiful collection of fudge, locally made chocolates, British sweets, gummis and a wide variety of nostalgic and children's novelty candies. We also proudly carry over 50 different types of licorices from all over the world.
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