Halloween is just around the corner and what better way to celebrate than with candy?? Whether you’re on the hunt for old-school, nostalgic treats or decadent, handmade chocolates, Omaha has many options for every sweet tooth and every occasion. Take a look at this list of some of the best candy shops in Omaha!
The Old Market Candy Shop is the definition of iconic. Since 1977, this candy shop has been whipping up a variety of homemade chocolates, fudge, and retro candies, attracting sweet tooths of all ages. This is a must-stop if you’re in the Old Market area.
Address: 1005 Howard St, Omaha, NE
Don’t be fooled by its size; Candy Wrappers is a local favorite for all occasions. Established in 1994 to showcase its handmade candies, Candy Wrappers has become an Omaha staple for chocolates, fudge, truffles, caramel, candied apples as well as an assortment of bulk candies, delicious gourmet popcorn, custom gift baskets, and yes, even candy bouquets!
Address: 2718 S 123rd Ct
Another favorite in the Old Market, candy bins line Hollywood Candy and are brimming with every type of candy imaginable. From jawbreakers to gummies in every shape and size, Hollywood Candy is the ultimate candy shop for all ages. In the mood for more than just candy? The shop is also home to an old-fashioned ice cream parlor and antique displays so you can get a full burst of nostalgia.
Address: 1209 Jackson St
At Village Grinder you’ll find a variety of coffee drinks, coffee beans, candies and gifts for all. In addition to candy, this local shop offers an assortment of scones, muffins, cookies, cinnamon rolls and fresh baked goods for breakfast or lunch. It is also connected to the Bookworm in Countryside Village, so you can wander in and out!
Address: 8706 Pacific St
This heavenly candy shop on Highway 6 between Omaha and Lincoln is a chocolate lover’s paradise. In 1987, Kevin Baker founded Baker's Candies Inc. and revolutionized the mass production of gourmet chocolates. Today, Baker's Candies Inc. remains the Midwest's premier chocolate manufacturer. Baker’s Candies also make excellent gifts!
Address: 831 S Baker St
Upon entering the Durham Museum you’ll feel like you’ve taken a step back in time. Before or after a visit to the museum, you must visit the soda fountain where you’ll find popcorn, ice cream, and retro candies galore.
Address: 801 S 10th St
The Cordial Cherry may be the most charming candy shop in Omaha. Jars of candy line the walls — including cherries, caramels, and an endless variety of chocolate that will keep you coming back for more. They are almost too pretty to eat!
Address: 16939 Wright Plaza #143
Where is your favorite place to enjoy candy in Omaha? Candy also makes a great gift and pairs perfectly with flowers for the sweets-lover in your life. Shop our new arrangements and send a beautiful fall bouquet today!