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16848 County Highway 113, Harpster, OH 43323-9301
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10:00 - 18:00
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Marion
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537 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I might be stepping on some people's toes with this review because Coon's has been around for a long time and will probably be there a lot longer because everyone loves candy and they have a steady stream of customers on highway 23. My guess is that most of the people are just passing through and that not many are... More 

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Thank Paul S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We were greeted with a sample of delicious homemade toffee and enjoyed the store very much. The owners were very social and easy to chat with! We've driven by a few times before, so I'm glad that we finally stopped in. You should too!

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Thank LRCan
Columbus, Ohio
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184 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Located just off of US 23 between Marion and Upper Sandusky. it i easy to get off and on to 23 to make a quick stop here. Walk in through the front door and it is, for the most part, candy to the right and souvenirs to the left. First thing in the door I was greeted and offered a... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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156 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

This place has really great candies- especially chocolate- and is a nice stop to breakup long drives on US23. It's easy to miss because it appears rather suddenly on the side of the highway, so watch for signs and if you plan to go, it wouldn't hurt to Google Streetview it first; I would have missed it if I hadn't... More 

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1 Thank Rachel P
Anchorage, Alaska
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689 reviews
519 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

While driving from Detroit to Columbus, we saw this place and mentioned stopping on the way back. I am glad we did. There is a wide variety of homemade candy to choose from...toffee and buckeyes are their specialities...all at a good price. My wife's only disappointment is that there was no true dark chocolate.

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1 Thank Mike P
Columbus, OH
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302 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2015

I drove by this place for years before finally going in. Since then, my kids always ask to stop when we're passing through on US-23...and they're 15-21 now! Not really a restaurant, but I guess it's the closest TripAdvisor category. Great selection of home-made candies (including sugar-free), jellies, pies, vintage candies, popcorns and gifts. They also have a clean bathroom!... More 

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1 Thank gefilte63
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

I really wanted to like them more. We stopped on the way home from a Michigan trip. Lots of prepackaged candy and some really overpriced chocolates. The candy was alright but not worth the stop. After passing this at least 20 times and not stopping I was disappointed.

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1 Thank Clifford H
Upper Sandusky, Ohio
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128 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2013

I have know Charlie Bill since he was knee high to a grasshopper. His dad and grandpaw used to make the candy in Nevada ,Ohio where i live most of my life. I always liked the Horehound as i could eat it in school and the teacher thought it was cough drops. They will ship the candy all over the... More 

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Harpster, Ohio, United States
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2013

Best candy...hands down! I like that the fudge and chocolates are handmade on premises....the owners are friendly, family people and the atmosphere is welcoming:) and....the fudge? It is fantastic:)

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3 Thank Billie C
Tyler, Texas
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120 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2012

This candy shop has, by far, the best candy that I've gotten in north central and northwest Ohio. They have several varieties of chocolate and peanut butter fudges. Everything that we have tried is very smooth and creamy. They also have several kinds of chocolate covered candies. We especially like the chocolate covered pretzels. Most candy of this type has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16848 County Highway 113, Harpster, OH 43323-9301
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Harpster
Description
This could be listed here or as an attraction. It is a chocolate candy and fudge store located north Of Marion, OH on US 23. It is very similar to Dietsch Brothers in Findlay, OH which we can review on here only without the ice cream.

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