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2939 Pittsburgh Rd, Perryopolis, PA 15473-1005
+1 724-736-8959
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10:00 - 17:00
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Gene and Boots is a Pittsburgh tradition. We grew up taking (seemingly) long road trips to visit the original shoppe and select an array of treats to sample and take home. While Pittsburgh is home to several exceptional chocolatiers, this is definitely one of the best! They have everything from mouth-watering caramels and meltaways to decadent truffles and chocolate pops... More 

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Masontown, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This stop on Route 51is a must! The chocolate is made on site! It is so creamy and rich. Sometimes you just don't want to stop at one/two bites!!!!! The assortment that they gave is amazing! Chocolate pieces, bars, formed pieces, etc You have to see it and try a sample if I the area!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

If you are in the southern part of Pennsylvania by Pittsburgh you must try the candy and homemade ice cream! It is the best!

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Perryopolis, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Very good candy!! The candy is molded right there in the factory...The ice cream is homemade and very creamy!!! A must stop in Perryopolis.....

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Williamsport, Pennsylvania
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175 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2015

Loved that this place had a candy cottage look from the outside. When you entered, I was surprised at how small it was (I would not want to be in here during the holidays when it is probably packed). We were excited to see many "vintage" candy items that cannot be found everywhere and they have chocolate everything! My favorite:... More 

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St. Kitts
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62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2013

If you want to treat your sweetie on Valentine's Day, consider Gene & Boots Candy. They make it right on premises. Always so good!

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2012 via mobile

Stopped at this candy shop on a whim. From the outside it looks like it would be a cool 'mom and pop' type of place left over from the late 1960s. Expectations were up but not high; upon entering they downright plunged. We were greeted to the sound of a loud vacuum. The lady was vacuuming out candy bins. Seems... More 

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Pittsburgh
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176 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2012

I love Gene & Boots Candies. The chocolate is creamy and delicious. The varieties are endless. The black walnut fudge is the best fudge that I have ever had. They also serve wonderful homemade ice cream. The shop is very cute and is a must stop especially near any holiday. I would go out of my way to stop at... More 

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Uniontown, Pennsylvania, United States
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2012

Very clean, great selection of everything candy (including Gummies), prices equal to Sarris Candy but the quality does not come up to the quality of Sarris. I find Gene & Boots Candies EXTREMELY!!!!! sweet. If you want "sweet," here it is!

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Thank Gwen T
Doha, Qatar
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69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2011

I stopped by Gene and Boots for some of my holiday gifts. This is a small town candy shoppe that can't be beat. I bought about 10 boxes of chocolates for gifts...and the recipients were more than delighted. If you're in this area and shopping for candies or chocolates....this is the place to go. These people have probably been in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
10:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2939 Pittsburgh Rd, Perryopolis, PA 15473-1005
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Perryopolis
  • Phone Number: +1 724-736-8959

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