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Albanese Confectionery

Candy Store, General Entertainment, and Dessert Shop
Merriville
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  • David W.
    "It's Willy Wonka off of Rte 30"(2 Tips)
    Jessica H.
    "Yummy, so much candy to choose from!"(2 Tips)
    Jacci H.
    "Free samples, great gifts, fresh gummies made right there."(2 Tips)
    Nicole B.
    "New Strawberry Banana gummies are delicious."(23 Tips)
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  • Big M.
    Big MarkJuly 2, 2015
    Literally felt like a kid in a candy store all over again. They have the best gummi candy in the world and a huge selection of other products
  • Chris R.
    Chris ROctober 22, 2016
    Awesome selection of made-on-premises candy. (gummies and chocolates as far as I could tell) They carry just about anything you'd hope to find. We love their gummies! (best we've had)
  • Julie S.
    Julie SteckerOctober 2, 2013
    An amazing experience! They give you all the free samples you want, and you can buy as much or as little as you'd like for a GREAT price!
  • Scott B.
    If you love gummy bears, worms, peaches, etc. basically anything gummy they make it here! They also have a massive bulk candy room and chocolate fountain!
  • WicksnCandlesticks
    WicksnCandlesticksFebruary 28, 2014
    Albanese Confectionery Group, Inc., is a US-based manufacturer of The World’s Best Gummies, Gold Label Chocolates, Freshly Roasted Nuts, as well as other confections.
  • Jacci H.
    Jacci HannaNovember 9, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Always a fun delicious place to be. Free samples, great gifts, fresh gummies made right there.
  • Frank G.
    Frank GallagherJuly 19, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Great place to go for sweets. A lot of what they sell is made on premises. They have a chocolate waterfall in there as well.
  • Sarah S.
    Sarah SaturdayOctober 14
    Seafoam!!! The bulk chocolate is very decently priced - you can get a handful or just a few pieces instead of a full pound!
  • Rachel W.
    Rachel WestSeptember 21, 2014
    Everything especially the orange Grand Marnier covered pecans, the milk chocolate caramels & chocolate covered gummy bears.
  • Brett p.
    Brett payneMarch 21
    Everything you dreamed of!! If you want a fee pounds of gummies check the back for the gummy goofups.
  • Mike H.
    Mike HammondJuly 13, 2014
    Self guided tour lets you see into the factory behind the store. Videos along the short walk demonstrate the gummy bear-making process.
  • Melissa M.
    Melissa MillsAugust 21, 2015
    triple dipped chocolate malt balls. chocolate covered macadamia nuts and chocolate covered raisins. yummy
  • Chris R.
    Chris ROctober 22, 2016
    THE BEST GUMMIES ANYWHERE.Pretty awesome chocolate covered raisins too!It's all good!
  • Anitra H.
    Anitra HSeptember 21, 2013
    Love the goof ups! Even cheaper than the already reasonable prices :-)
  • Brad P.
    Brad PerryMay 6, 2013
    The best gummies ever. It makes you feel like a kid again just being inside this awesome place.
  • Isabella P.
    Isabella PerryJune 26, 2015
    The candy is amazing!!! The gummies are soooooo good!
  • TheSaleem $.
    TheSaleem $January 11, 2013
    Don't ask the short employees if they are #OompaLoompas. You'll get #Wonka'ed! #Ouch @dchandler32
  • Sarah L.
    Sarah Loster-MannMarch 31, 2013
    Great place for awesome candy! Always love getting Easter and Christmas pix there too.
  • Jessica H.
    Yummy, so much candy to choose from! No candy making today though, they were cleaning the factory... :(
  • Barbara M.
    Barbara MooneyFebruary 23, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Albanese now has blueberry clusters in both milk and dark chocolate! You've got to try them!
  • LaVeta S.
    LaVeta StephensApril 13, 2015
    I love the atmosphere. Brings me back to my childhood!
  • Candy Q.
    Candy QweenJune 29, 2016
    The chocolate covered cherries are a must
  • Jacqueline R.
    Jacqueline RiskJuly 14, 2015
    Chocolate fountain, chocolate, pixi stick, gummies
  • Kathleen W.
    Kathleen WrightJanuary 21, 2014
    Candy Galore!!! New & Old School Candy...It's All There!
  • Frank G.
    Frank GuerraJune 11, 2015
    Chocolate covered GUMMY Share Gif: http://media3.giphy.com/media/feSGYtGHdOJig/200w.gif
  • Jennifer C.
    Jennifer CarrollMay 6, 2013
    Absolutely love the yougurt covered peanut butter filled pretzels!
  • Maria M.
    Maria MateusAugust 18, 2013
    Awesome place. Now I know how Veruca Salt felt! #iwannaloompaloompadaddy
  • Nathaniel H.
    Nathaniel HouchinNovember 17, 2014
    A good place to get candy and to look at the candy being made
  • Amy R.
    Amy R.May 27, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    The sea foam is to die for!!!! Mmmmmmmmmmm
  • Kathy F.
    Kathy FeerickMarch 19, 2016
    Awesome selection of all kinds of goodies.
  • Veronica G.
    Veronica Garcia-SalaMarch 27, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Amaretto pecans are the best!
  • Rick C.
    Rick CarterMay 22, 2015
    Everything is good there...
  • marivic
    marivicJuly 7, 2013
    chocolates and candies all around. even diabetics have their corner
  • Vanessa W.
    Vanessa Wheeler HardimonFebruary 27, 2015
    Great sugar free candy
  • M & M.
    M & MSeptember 8, 2013
    This place was a zoo; or at least some of the patrons acted like they should be housed in a zoo.
  • Chanda D.
    Chanda DunmarsMay 11, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    There are some of the old faves here too
  • Jean O.
    Jean OrlowskiOctober 13, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Try the yogurt covered pretzels! Yum!
  • justin b.
    justin bellMarch 9, 2010
    Go to Albanese Confectionery and ask to try various candies and chocolates....FOR FREE! Read more
  • Jeni B.
    Jeni Brewer HealyOctober 19, 2014
    That's chocolate
  • Nicole B.
    Nicole BlochJuly 13, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    New Strawberry Banana gummies are delicious.
  • Crystal G.
    Out of chocolate gummy bears!! Said it could be 2 weeks until they make another batch. 2 weeks!!!! Grrrr!!!
  • Anna S.
    Anna SMarch 8, 2014
    Double dipped peanuts are awesome!
  • Jessica B.
    Jessica BellDecember 4, 2015
    Everything is great!
  • Janet A.
    Janet AndersonMarch 9, 2012
    The world centre for gummies! Obscenely fresh!
  • Cathy M.
    Cathy MorrowAugust 14, 2013
    Don't go in the middle of the day. Way to many kids and adults.
  • Cathy M.
    Cathy MorrowDecember 31, 2013
    The best gummy bears ever
  • Dana P.
    Dana ParkerJanuary 10, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Gummies! So many gummies!
  • Jeni B.
    Jeni Brewer HealyOctober 19, 2014
    Gummy bears!!
  • Lalaine
    LalaineJuly 5, 2015
    All your fav chocolates covered nuts
  • Kathryn T.
    Kathryn ThomasMay 14, 2014
    Their tour videos have no captioning or subtitles.
  • Joshua K.
    Joshua KaiserAugust 31, 2011
    Best Carmel pecan patties!
  • Shawn C.
    Shawn CampJune 17, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    The BEST candy in #NWIndiana Read more
  • Chef Aleta W.
    Awesome candy selection!
  • Cassandra R.
    Cassandra RiceJuly 28, 2013
    Sweet and tasty
  • Amy R.
    Amy R.March 23, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Awesome place!!!
  • Mark
    MarkFebruary 6, 2016
    BULK CANDY!!!!
  • Brian P.
    Brian PettitOctober 13, 2011
    Try the Krunch Bears!
  • Mack M.
    Mack MorrisFebruary 4, 2012
    So MUCH candy!!!!
  • Dave Z.
    Dave ZummJune 29, 2015
    Gummies!!!!!
  • Angela
    AngelaDecember 3, 2011
    I found the original double bubble!!
  • David W.
    David WeathersbyJanuary 24, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    It's Willy Wonka off of Rte 30
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