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Penny Farthing Sweets

U 5 125 Avon Tce, York, Western Australia 6302, Australia
+61 448 022 496
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Nice quaint little shop

Very lovely quaint little shop that we had missed on the evening we arrived in York. Located right... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
janechansh
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Singapore, Singapore
Fun

Went to the sweet shop for a look and left with much more than sweets . A great place to visit and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
brian D
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local and imported sweets from all over the world. Very interesting unique display of York history, photos and handmade souveniers. Free tastings , open every day.We no longer sell the York made icecream,but you can get it from York Olive Oil Company just 7ks from town.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lolly shop” (8 reviews)
“sweet shop” (9 reviews)
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U 5 125 Avon Tce, York, Western Australia 6302, Australia
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+61 448 022 496
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very lovely quaint little shop that we had missed on the evening we arrived in York. Located right in the middle of the main street, this shop could very well be the sweets' pharmacy! The shop owner was really concerned when we chose some really...More

Thank janechansh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the sweet shop for a look and left with much more than sweets . A great place to visit and have a laugh with the owners. Brian brown has been seen there buying sweets

1  Thank brian D
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Find your old childhood lollies in here, good prices and yummy lollies. It's a small shop but packed with variety and the two ladies serving were awesome.

2  Thank Envirocare
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best lolly shops I've been into. Plenty of old school delights that I haven't seen since I was a kid. Even the cash register is old! There is something for everyone and the way the proprietor has put up old signs from...More

1  Thank amazon36
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This shop is wonderful - sweets, lollies and ice-cream! The owners, Garry and Linda, are both very friendly. They live in York so they are also a great source of information about other local attractions.

2  Thank Marion B
Reviewed 24 January 2017

We had driven up from Perth with out to much of a plan. Then we walk the strip and walked to this shop. This shop is half lollies shop half antique shop. If you like your old fashion sweets from yester year then this is...More

4  Thank Willysduck
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly little shop and a step back into history too. Worth a visit, have a chat to the locals and buy a treat all at the same time. Filled from top to bottom of sweets and memorabilia, and I think it's important to support the...More

1  Thank ozchick5
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The lolly shop has a huge variety of sweets at reasonable prices. It was great to see English etc lollies as they are hard to come by. Unfortunately a high pitched noise made it a little hard for the man in the group stay in...More

1  Thank Milly1988
shardyYorkWA, Owner at Penny Farthing Sweets, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Hi Milly Thankyou for your review. The high pitched noise is actually an ultrasonic pest deterrent. It is unusual that adults can hear it but we have found that some 10-13 year olds can hear it, mostly boys interestingly enough. Thanks to your review we...More

Reviewed 14 October 2016

If you like your old fashion sweets then you need to visit here while your in York. They have a great range of sweets from the old favourites to some of the hard to find. Even some soft drinks you won't find else where.

1  Thank Axell33
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

It's easy to spend more time than you planned in this lolly shop, not just browsing the enormous range of sweet things, but looking at the interesting artefacts from the past. I had a chat with the proprietor who gave advice about what to do...More

1  Thank Sue H
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