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Mattheessen & Magilner's Candy Kitchen

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419 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-8332
+1 305-296-8014
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Chicago, Illinois
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123 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Tasty homemade ice cream; rich and creamy. Also came back the day we were leaving to try a chocolate chip cookie fresh from the oven. Yum!

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Thank Demetra L
minnesota
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292 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The service was friendly and engaging, the offerings were amazing! This is a great place to stop by for a special treat or for taking out a treat for later!

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Thank itraveleverywhere
Smithfield, Rhode Island
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Cookies and fudge were very good! Cookies are huge so plan on sharing! Staff was very friendly and gave us a good size sample of their fudge.

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Thank RRC72
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This place makes a range of excellent looking sweet fare on the premises. My husband and I had ice cream there twice. The selections were tasty and the portions were generous. There is very limited seating...but you can take your choice out to enjoy while people watching on Duval Street.

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Thank Retta P
Columbus, Ohio, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Our son in law is a chef so our standards are probably higher than most people's regarding quality because we have been spoiled. His key lime pie is the best but Mattheessen's is a close second. We have tried key lime pies throughout Key West and have found this one to be the best. Oprah's favorite at Blue Moon doesn't... More 

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Thank teachers55
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

So the first time it was the giant chocolate chip cookie. It called to us from the window so we had to give it a go. It was wonderful.... Then we dropped by for ice cream. We know ice cream pretty well in New England. We take our local ice stands with their homemade waffle cones and ice cream seriously.... More 

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Thank Bgc78
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

A cool, tart, sweet treat. Just pure deliciousness conveniently on a stick. The other treats in the shop were very enticing, but we were stuffed before we even walked in, so the pie was a stretch, but a must. We ate a lot of plain pie, so it was nice to mix it up with the chocolate and frozen aspects.... More 

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Thank AMann89
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

The Key Lime pie was awesome. it was a bit quiet when we stopped in so were able to chat with the 2 gentlemen working there.

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Thank Janet T
Cuba, Missouri
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Skippy Peanut butter Cookies! Fudge! Ice Cream! Excellent service with a smile! We visit every year while in key west!

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Thank Ryan T
Lakeland, Florida
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

One of the many places to get your sweet tooth fix. made cookies that were as big as your head. Just a great shop to visit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 419 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-8332
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Key West
  • Phone Number: +1 305-296-8014

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?