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La King's Confectionery

2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
+1 409-762-6100
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fudge” (106 reviews)
“salt water taffy” (104 reviews)
“banana split” (31 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
2323 Strand St, Galveston, Galveston Island, TX 77550-1517
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Took the teens here for a nice afternoon on a warm February weekend. Seems like everyone had the same idea. It was packed. Servers were friendly and fast so lines went quickly. We all enjoyed ice cream, hand spun shakes and salt water taffy! We...More

Thank Michele P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Step back in time and enjoy coffee candy ice cream and see what 1900 candy store were like. You must visit La Kong’s if you’re in Galvaston

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the atmosphere in the old ice cream parlor and have been coming here for over 20 years when I am in Texas visiting.. I have always stopped in and had a milkshake or soda and lunch. This year's visit was not a good experience...More

Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for ice cream on the strand. Amazing as always ;) Old fashioned ice cream parlor with bonus candy.

Thank Apert
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Watch taffy made on site. If you get there at the right time the taffy maker will throw pieces to you. Old fashioned soda fountain, and great ice cream in unique flavors. I like the apple pie ice cream. Hugh counter of various candies. Your...More

Thank 767evelyng
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for coffee as we walked the Strand. They had a wide variety of coffee and drinks to chose from. We picked a few truffles to eat with the coffee. The truffles were not the best. We only took one bite and threw...More

Thank Melinda R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Galveston so this is not a one time deal. When you go down town you definitely want to treat yourself to the best ice cream or candy. Want taffy? They make it right there in front of you. Want some candy? They...More

Thank warrenroyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been a couple times. Loved watching them pull the taffy and then throw free, wrapped samples to the crowd. Bought some ice cream--OMG!--it was so good. Must be very high in milk fat. It was the riches ice cream I've had outside of gelato....More

Thank LetsGoAway70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything you think you want they make the taffy right in front of you me an my son went going crazy can’t wait to visit again

Thank Eliza L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When in Galveston, we always stop at La Kings! Their Old Fashioned Soda Fountain is amazing and everything we have tried there has been the best ever! On this trip, the Hot Fudge Sundae was fantastic! That was the smoothest ice cream ever and the...More

Thank Starzangl9
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Questions & Answers
8 May 2017|
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Response from friar77 | Reviewed this property |
although you can get some of their treats online, fudge does not seem to be one of them. you may wish to contact them to see if they will ship this item. You can contact them at 409-762-6100.
Nancy L
11 September 2016|
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Response from Glenda K | Reviewed this property |
I do not know the answer. Sorry. Call them. They are very friendly and helpful.
Lena T
13 June 2016|
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Response from Tom N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a decent selection of sugar free. Have fun and our best wishes and prayers for your family.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 7:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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
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Candy store, Coffee shop, Ice Cream Parlour, and Old Time Soda Fountain
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