Best Local: Candy Stores

Visit these candy stores in Chicago!

Saturday, November 4th is National Candy Day! Stock up for Halloween or enjoy some custom treats like truffles, homemade candy or caramel apples. From chocolate connoisseurs to sugary confectioneries, these Chicago locations are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth!

Find classic candy flavors with gourmet taste at Whimsical Candy! The artisanal candy store sells custom candy bars, La-Dee-Dah nougats and fluffy marshmallows. Only a 4 minute walk from 215 West Apartments or an 8 minute walk from EnV Chicago.

Stop by the family-owned See’s Candies for delicious chocolate, toffee and brittles. For Thanksgiving the candy store features assorted delights, seasonal pie truffles and pumpkin spice lollipops. You can also build your own candy box as a gift or just to take home! The storefront is located across State St. from Marquee at Block 37 and only a 5 minute walk from 73 East Lake.

Bigger is better at IT’SUGAR Chicago New City! The candy store features jumbo, cereal-box sized candy along with kitschy sweets and holiday treats! For the adventurous the store also features life-sized gummy food like gummy pizza or sushi bites. Only a 10 minute ride on the red line from State & Chestnut.

Stop by Candyality in the Water Tower Place! Voted the best candy store in Illinois by the Food Network, Candyality includes an array of licorice, chocolates, sweet candy and retro finds! For Halloween season try their Death by Gummy Bear mug. Only an 8 minute walk from State & Chestnut.