Sugar aficionados, rejoice! We're setting off on a candy-crushing tour of London's sweetest spots. Fasten your seatbelts, because we're about to discover a rainbow of confections, where Willy Wonka's dreams meet reality. Let's embark on this toothsome expedition!
Mrs Kibble's Olde Sweet Shoppe
Our saccharine sojourn begins with Mrs Kibble's Olde Sweet Shoppe, a treasure trove for lovers of traditional sweets. Their gobstoppers, sherbert, and flying saucers are sure to transport you back to the simpler, sweeter times. Remember, the staff is as sweet as the candy they sell!
4 St Christopher's Place London W1U 1LZ United Kingdom
Next, we visit the delightful Hardy's. This British confectionery offers old-school candies and a pre-made bag of Harry Potter candies for a magical tenner! It's an absolute must-stop on your UK sweet tour.
3 Garrick Street London WC2E 9BF United Kingdom
Onwards to SugarSin, a haven for the sweet-toothed inner child in all of us. SugarSin offers a unique selection of natural, gluten and gelatine-free confections that turn grey clouds into rainbows. You'll find them online or nestled in the fabulous Covent Garden.
1 Russell Street London WC2B 5JD United Kingdom
Minamoto Kitchoan is our next stop. It offers a variety of individual sweets, Mochi, pancakes, and delightful box sets. These aren't your regular boiled sweets, but fresh dessert-type confections. A must-visit for fans of Japanese treats!
44 Piccadilly London W1J 0DS United Kingdom
Hans and Gretel UK
We then meander into the whimsical world of Hans and Gretel UK. This shop is straight out of a fairytale with its bright decor and mouth-watering offerings of bubble waffles, ice cream, chimney cakes, and sweets. Make sure to make room in your stomach, because choosing what to indulge in will be a challenge!
Unit 91 North Yard The Stables Market London NW1 8AH United Kingdom
Adding to the Greenwich scene is Mr Simms. It may not be the largest candy store, but its delightful variety of chocolates, fudge, boiled sweets, lollies, marshmallows, and more make it a must-visit.
47 Greenwich Church Street London SE10 9BL United Kingdom Greenwich
Sweet Chariot Pick N Mix
Moving on, we drop by Sweet Chariot Pick N Mix. This sweet spot is perfect for a little break in your journey, allowing you to sample a few candies before you carry on your way.
Liverpool Street Station Unit 5 London EC2M 7PN United Kingdom
Our sugar-coated journey ends at Mr Humbug, a store that will make you feel like a kid again with its sweet jars reaching the ceiling! Experience the nostalgic joy of counting your coppers and asking for a quarter of pear drops.
12 Greenwich Market Greenwich London SE10 9HZ United Kingdom