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La King's Confectionery

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2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
+1 409-762-6100
10:00 - 19:30
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 19:30
Fri 10:00 - 20:30
Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stop by and grab root beer float and a bag of candy or fudge. I've never been to Kings and not seen a full house of satisfied adults and children.

Thank Kyle B
Houston, TX
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I grew up in Houston and still live near by, so I've been visiting Galveston my entire life. I cannot remember a trip to the island that did not include a stop a La King's. Our family favs are: pecan fudge, divinity, assorted chocolates, homemade ice cream & shakes and made to order cokes (my personal favorite - the guy... More 

Thank travel-junkie2323
Conroe, Texas
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there over this past Easter Weekend celebrating our Grandson's 9th birthday. This year, he wanted to stay in Galveston, invite his cousins, have dinner and celebrate with Ice Cream at La King's! How could we say no! Especially when it includes a visit to La King's! No matter what - we ALWAYS visit La King's whenever we come... More 

Thank Tori L
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sweets galore! Truffles, assorted chocolates and all the classics including ice cream in all ways you can possibly enjoy!

Thank friar77
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La King's looks like an old fashioned candy store and they have a huge selection. There were rows of gummies and chocolates. The taffy is to die for. I wish we could have watched the taffy pull.

Thank Andrea J
Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Any type of chocolates, dark or milk chocolates, out of the world milkshakes or just great scoops of homemade ice cream. Old folks and kids will have a great time. Prices are a little healthy, but worth it.

Thank charlesacarter
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Omg the candy, the ice cream. The vibe. So damn cool. Wish i could have had more money to spend. Buy the taffy by the pound.

Thank Scott H
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oh my, the best place for ice cream, candies of all kinds, and sodas. All of it delicious. Comfortable, tables and chairs to sit and relax.

Thank Gayle41
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place! A must visit when going to the Strand. Amazing ice creams and all sorts of creations for every sweet tooth you might have!

Thank Meredith R
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful chocolates, candy, and ice cream treats . The ice cream was our favorite, lots of flavors and unusual variety. New York cheese cake flavored ice cream and Almaretto were two of our favorites.Love the antiques and old fashion parlor feel of this store , geat location and walking distance to lots of attractions

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 20:30
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Galveston Island  >  Galveston
  • Phone Number: +1 409-762-6100
Candy store, Coffee shop, Ice Cream Parlour, and Old Time Soda Fountain

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?