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The Candy Lady

424 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1429
+1 505-243-6239
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PMAll hours
424 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1429
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is heaven, and since my partner is diabetic, I was thrilled to see how much homemade sugar-free choices they had. So many kinds. I got dipped candied ginger and orange slices and I am not sharing.

Thank Tina B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in to get some Breaking Bad rock candy while on vacation and were so happy that we did. Tons of delicious candy and the staff was friendly and helpful. We took some pics with Walt and Jesse, and some trays of the blue...More

Thank beech_bum1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I could have gone broke in this cute little shop. Not because it was high priced but because I everything looks so good. If you have a sweet tooth, which I do, do yourself a favor and go here. The chocolate cherries were amazing! I...More

Thank Erica J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chocolate covered Cherries are my think you know Juicy and divine Rich dark chocolate Cherry and brandy juices I will return soon

Thank DuelBraeDuo
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I loved this store. The owner and the man helping are so nice and a pleasure to talk too. Let me sample licorice from around the world and their fudge is amazing. I thought I would buy licorice from another country but her own receipe...More

Thank wolfgang1Richmond_VA
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The Candy Lady is an eclectic candy shop with both colorful and traditional sweets and treats. This candy shop is the hub for all things Breaking Bad. The Candy Lady provided the blue crystal on the first few seasons that was used on the show...More

1  Thank Angelle225
Reviewed 11 December 2017

The Candy Lady makes all kinds of candy... fresh chocolate, fudge, brittle, hard candies and more. Everything that I purchased tasted awesome. They have a photo op in the back room with cardboard cutouts of Jesse & Hank from Breaking Bad.... and a brand new...More

1  Thank Chlywly
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Adult, obscene candy and items. Glamourizes drug culture by making "meth." Sad statement about our society.

1  Thank BillM551
Reviewed 22 November 2017

I'm a major fan of breaking bad so this was a fun place to stop and pick up some blue crystal. Also bought a couple things for the house. Shot glass and a BBQ apron. After words i took my photo with the crystal. Loved...More

1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The candy is very good and the staff are super friendly and helpful. I really liked the Turtles. The photo opportunity for Breaking Bad fans is also excellent.

Thank onetoonehundred
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Debbie B
7 November 2016|
Response from B3473BOangelat | Reviewed this property |
Thank you so much since we no longer live in ABQ this is great to know. My daughter loves all the candies and sugar skulls. We have to stop in every time we happen to be in town.
Cindy M
10 January 2015|
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Response from stevef496 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they moved to the other side of the Old Town Plaza, south of Mountain on San Felipe. The new location is easy to find and very visible.
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Restaurant Details

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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 San Felipe NW, Albuquerque, NM 87104-1429
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Albuquerque>  > West Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: West Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 505-243-6239
Our patrons to find: Over 20 flavors of hand made fudge, A wall of black licorice, Fresh Dipped and Glazed Fruits, Hand Made Chocolates, Custom Cakes, Hard Candy and some unexpected treats. Inside is an elegant display of classic sweets, marvellous confections and modern delights. You will also find local flavors unique to New Mexico.
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