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Atlanta Candy and Chocolate Shops to Help Satisfy That Sweet Tooth

From nuggets of local chocolate and newfangled candy creations to old fashioned sweets and handmade chocolate bars

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Indulging in a little candy or chocolate shouldn’t be relegated to specific holidays like Halloween and Valentine’s Day. Sure, a holiday gives folks an excuse to splurge on such confections, but plenty of local chocolate makers and candy shops offer such treats to satisfy that sweet tooth any time of year. From nuggets of local chocolate and newfangled candy creations to old fashioned sweets and handmade chocolate bars, grab boxes, bags, and bites of candy and chocolate from these Atlanta shops.

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1. A Cacao Affair

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825 Jamerson Rd #527
Marietta, GA 30066
(678) 903-4534
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People who love chocolate would be wise to consider this Marietta shop for everything from boxes of assorted handmade chocolates and chocolate dipped strawberries to chocolate cigars and even a chocolate stiletto filled with macrons or chocolate “glamour lips”. Owned by Karl Vivier, look for flavors here like Georgia olive oil, saffron, Tahitian vanilla, and black tea using Swiss chocolate. Order online.

2. River Street Sweets • Savannah's Candy Kitchen

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455 Legends Place SE Suite 854
Atlanta, GA 30339
(770) 575-1077
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Located at the Battery in Cobb County, this sweets shop comes stocked with its famous pralines, glazed and candied pecans, bear claws, chocolate-covered peanuts, and brittles. Order online.

3. Cosmic Candy @ Chattahoochee Food Works

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1235 Chattahoochee Ave NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

Cosmic Candy, located inside food hall Chattahoochee Food Works in Underwood Hills, features a wide variety of candies, sweets, and chocolates in its dispensers priced by weight.

4. IT'SUGAR Atlantic Station ™

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B A, 264 19th St NW Bulding 2, Suite 2100
Atlanta, GA 30363
(404) 815-1151
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From giant gummy bears and sampler packages of chocolate bars and peanut butter cups to tubs of chocolate-covered pretzels, Sour Patch Kids, and Swedish Fish, this candy store at Atlantic Station isn’t lacking in choice sweets on the shelves. Order online.

5. Southern Candy Company

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231 W Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 552-3694

Located in Peachtree Center downtown, Southern Candy Company dedicates its sweets stock to fudge, a variety of pralines and chocolates, and caramel and candied apples. There’s even ice cream and gelato here.

6. Cacao

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3017 Peachtree Rd NE Suite A150
Atlanta, GA 30305
(404) 892-8202
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Cacao is a chocaholic’s dream. Find gem-like truffles with flavor infusions such as tequila lime and tamarind habanero. Try the salame di cioccolato: a confection made of chocolate rolled with shortbread and amaretti cookies that resembles the deli classic. Order online.

7. Cirque Confections & Chocolate

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280 Hammond Dr
Sandy Springs, GA 30328
(404) 600-2582
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This Sandy Springs chocolate shop, owned by Faye Jonah, features boxes of assorted truffles and clusters in flavors like red velvet cheesecake, malted milkshake, passionfruit habanero, and Guinness Stout. There’s also chocolate bark, chocolate covered pretzels, and chocolate marshmallows here.

8. Miss D’s New Orleans Pralines 

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Sweet Auburn Curb Market
Atlanta, GA 30312

After relocating to Atlanta following Hurricane Katrina, Dionne Gant (aka Miss D) brought along with her the melt-in-your-mouth pralines she creates. Situated inside Sweet Auburn Curb Market on Edgewood Avenue, Miss D can usually be found at the stall giving out hugs while she sells her buttery pralines and other treats, like candy apples, brittle, and popcorn. 

9. Collier Candy Company

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Ponce City Market, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 343-1488
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Collier Candy in Ponce City Market houses all the newfangled and old fashioned candy treats one could possibly imagine. The stall packs in plenty of goodies, including gum balls, colorful jawbreakers, candy cigarettes (bubble gum), and unique chocolate bars like Hammonds’s PB&J sandwich. There’s even sweet gimmicky items like a giant gummy bear. 

10. Xocolatl Small Batch Chocolate

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99 Krog St NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 604-9642
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Xocolatl, owned by Elaine Read and Matt Weyandt, is a bean-to-bar micro chocolate factory inside Krog Street Market. At this small but mighty chocolate shop, find single-origin dark chocolate bars made with carefully sourced cacao, as well as bars with names like Kissed Mermaids using Costa Rican cacao, coconut milk, and vanilla bean-infused sea salt. Xocolatl sells other chocolate goodies, too, such as a chocolate hazelnut spread that rivals Nutella and drinking chocolate. Order online.

11. Sweet Inman’s Candies

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99 Krog St NE UNIT I
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 835-2471
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Located on the other side of Krog Street Market from Xocolatl, the candy stall at Sweet Inman’s features everything from salted caramels, Now and Laters, and Mike and Ike’s to sour straws, Lemonheads, and Gobstoppers. There’s lots of old-school candy shop sweets here, too.

12. Poppa Corn's Gourmet Popcorn

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1617 Hosea L Williams Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30317
(404) 464-8100
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While not a candy shop, folks who love candied and caramel popcorn should definitely consider stopping by Poppa Corn’s to indulge. Order everything from mini bags all the way up to an extra large batch of popcorn here in candied flavors like banana, blackberry, cotton candy, peanut butter chocolate, and vanilla. Mix and match batches of popcorn and order ice cream, too. Order online.

13. Chamberlain’s Chocolate Factory

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1575 Old Alabama Rd
Roswell, GA 30076

It’s not easy for any business to survive more than 20 years, so Chamberlain’s must be legit. Treats here include chocolate barks in a variety of flavors like tangerine, marshmallow, and key lime, chocolate covered Oreos, assorted truffles, and toffee. The shops also offers over-the-top milkshakes for those in search of something Instagram-worthy and chocolate making classes tailored to both kids and adults. Order online.

14. JARDI CHOCOLATES

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3400 W Hospital Ave Unit 102
Chamblee, GA 30341
(470) 240-8353
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Pastry Chef Jocelyn Gragg creates beautiful, hand-crafted chocolates in a variety of styles, designs, and flavors from her Chamblee shop. These chocolates are almost too pretty to eat. Order a sampler box of 12 chocolates, or splurge on a box of 72 chocolates containing 36 different JARDÍ flavors. Order online.

15. Butter & Cream

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416 Church St
Decatur, GA 30030
(404) 378-7272
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Butter and Cream may be known for its ice cream, but don’t overlook the confections at either the Decatur and Old Fourth Ward shops. Of the treats here, the caramels are the stand outs. Butter and Cream offers two flavors of caramels: sea salt and bourbon. Purchase caramels individually or in bags of eight. Order online.

16. The Chocolaterie Luxury Chocolates

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3099 Main St
Duluth, GA 30096
(678) 585-3338
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Residing inside one of the oldest buildings on Main Street in downtown Duluth, this shop dedicates its stock to nothing but hand-made, luxury chocolates. That includes truffles, fudge, chocolate bars, chocolate-covered pretzels and chips, and even ice cream. Order online.

1. A Cacao Affair

825 Jamerson Rd #527, Marietta, GA 30066

People who love chocolate would be wise to consider this Marietta shop for everything from boxes of assorted handmade chocolates and chocolate dipped strawberries to chocolate cigars and even a chocolate stiletto filled with macrons or chocolate “glamour lips”. Owned by Karl Vivier, look for flavors here like Georgia olive oil, saffron, Tahitian vanilla, and black tea using Swiss chocolate. Order online.

825 Jamerson Rd #527
Marietta, GA 30066

2. River Street Sweets • Savannah's Candy Kitchen

455 Legends Place SE Suite 854, Atlanta, GA 30339

Located at the Battery in Cobb County, this sweets shop comes stocked with its famous pralines, glazed and candied pecans, bear claws, chocolate-covered peanuts, and brittles. Order online.

455 Legends Place SE Suite 854
Atlanta, GA 30339

3. Cosmic Candy @ Chattahoochee Food Works

1235 Chattahoochee Ave NW, Atlanta, GA 30318

Cosmic Candy, located inside food hall Chattahoochee Food Works in Underwood Hills, features a wide variety of candies, sweets, and chocolates in its dispensers priced by weight.

1235 Chattahoochee Ave NW
Atlanta, GA 30318

4. IT'SUGAR Atlantic Station ™

B A, 264 19th St NW Bulding 2, Suite 2100, Atlanta, GA 30363

From giant gummy bears and sampler packages of chocolate bars and peanut butter cups to tubs of chocolate-covered pretzels, Sour Patch Kids, and Swedish Fish, this candy store at Atlantic Station isn’t lacking in choice sweets on the shelves. Order online.

B A, 264 19th St NW Bulding 2, Suite 2100
Atlanta, GA 30363

5. Southern Candy Company

231 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303

Located in Peachtree Center downtown, Southern Candy Company dedicates its sweets stock to fudge, a variety of pralines and chocolates, and caramel and candied apples. There’s even ice cream and gelato here.

231 W Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30303

6. Cacao

3017 Peachtree Rd NE Suite A150, Atlanta, GA 30305

Cacao is a chocaholic’s dream. Find gem-like truffles with flavor infusions such as tequila lime and tamarind habanero. Try the salame di cioccolato: a confection made of chocolate rolled with shortbread and amaretti cookies that resembles the deli classic. Order online.

3017 Peachtree Rd NE Suite A150
Atlanta, GA 30305

7. Cirque Confections & Chocolate

280 Hammond Dr, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

This Sandy Springs chocolate shop, owned by Faye Jonah, features boxes of assorted truffles and clusters in flavors like red velvet cheesecake, malted milkshake, passionfruit habanero, and Guinness Stout. There’s also chocolate bark, chocolate covered pretzels, and chocolate marshmallows here.

280 Hammond Dr
Sandy Springs, GA 30328

8. Miss D’s New Orleans Pralines 

Sweet Auburn Curb Market, Atlanta, GA 30312

After relocating to Atlanta following Hurricane Katrina, Dionne Gant (aka Miss D) brought along with her the melt-in-your-mouth pralines she creates. Situated inside Sweet Auburn Curb Market on Edgewood Avenue, Miss D can usually be found at the stall giving out hugs while she sells her buttery pralines and other treats, like candy apples, brittle, and popcorn. 

Sweet Auburn Curb Market
Atlanta, GA 30312

9. Collier Candy Company

Ponce City Market, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30308

Collier Candy in Ponce City Market houses all the newfangled and old fashioned candy treats one could possibly imagine. The stall packs in plenty of goodies, including gum balls, colorful jawbreakers, candy cigarettes (bubble gum), and unique chocolate bars like Hammonds’s PB&J sandwich. There’s even sweet gimmicky items like a giant gummy bear. 

Ponce City Market, 675 Ponce De Leon Ave NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

10. Xocolatl Small Batch Chocolate

99 Krog St NE, Atlanta, GA 30307

Xocolatl, owned by Elaine Read and Matt Weyandt, is a bean-to-bar micro chocolate factory inside Krog Street Market. At this small but mighty chocolate shop, find single-origin dark chocolate bars made with carefully sourced cacao, as well as bars with names like Kissed Mermaids using Costa Rican cacao, coconut milk, and vanilla bean-infused sea salt. Xocolatl sells other chocolate goodies, too, such as a chocolate hazelnut spread that rivals Nutella and drinking chocolate. Order online.

99 Krog St NE
Atlanta, GA 30307

11. Sweet Inman’s Candies

99 Krog St NE UNIT I, Atlanta, GA 30307

Located on the other side of Krog Street Market from Xocolatl, the candy stall at Sweet Inman’s features everything from salted caramels, Now and Laters, and Mike and Ike’s to sour straws, Lemonheads, and Gobstoppers. There’s lots of old-school candy shop sweets here, too.

99 Krog St NE UNIT I
Atlanta, GA 30307

12. Poppa Corn's Gourmet Popcorn

1617 Hosea L Williams Dr SE, Atlanta, GA 30317

While not a candy shop, folks who love candied and caramel popcorn should definitely consider stopping by Poppa Corn’s to indulge. Order everything from mini bags all the way up to an extra large batch of popcorn here in candied flavors like banana, blackberry, cotton candy, peanut butter chocolate, and vanilla. Mix and match batches of popcorn and order ice cream, too. Order online.

1617 Hosea L Williams Dr SE
Atlanta, GA 30317

13. Chamberlain’s Chocolate Factory

1575 Old Alabama Rd, Roswell, GA 30076

It’s not easy for any business to survive more than 20 years, so Chamberlain’s must be legit. Treats here include chocolate barks in a variety of flavors like tangerine, marshmallow, and key lime, chocolate covered Oreos, assorted truffles, and toffee. The shops also offers over-the-top milkshakes for those in search of something Instagram-worthy and chocolate making classes tailored to both kids and adults. Order online.

1575 Old Alabama Rd
Roswell, GA 30076

14. JARDI CHOCOLATES

3400 W Hospital Ave Unit 102, Chamblee, GA 30341

Pastry Chef Jocelyn Gragg creates beautiful, hand-crafted chocolates in a variety of styles, designs, and flavors from her Chamblee shop. These chocolates are almost too pretty to eat. Order a sampler box of 12 chocolates, or splurge on a box of 72 chocolates containing 36 different JARDÍ flavors. Order online.

3400 W Hospital Ave Unit 102
Chamblee, GA 30341

15. Butter & Cream

416 Church St, Decatur, GA 30030

Butter and Cream may be known for its ice cream, but don’t overlook the confections at either the Decatur and Old Fourth Ward shops. Of the treats here, the caramels are the stand outs. Butter and Cream offers two flavors of caramels: sea salt and bourbon. Purchase caramels individually or in bags of eight. Order online.

416 Church St
Decatur, GA 30030

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16. The Chocolaterie Luxury Chocolates

3099 Main St, Duluth, GA 30096

Residing inside one of the oldest buildings on Main Street in downtown Duluth, this shop dedicates its stock to nothing but hand-made, luxury chocolates. That includes truffles, fudge, chocolate bars, chocolate-covered pretzels and chips, and even ice cream. Order online.

3099 Main St
Duluth, GA 30096

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