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Nice shop dragged down by expensive sweets.

Keeping this short and sweet (excuse the pun)..........but £17 for two blocks of fudge which... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2018
Bangor, United Kingdom
via mobile
World famously AWFUL tablet

Recently bought some of their ‘world famous tablet’. It was absolutely vile and went in the bin. £5... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
via mobile
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3 Aug 2018
“Nice shop dragged down by expensive sweets.”
21 Apr 2018
“Robin Hood could work here ;-)”
1 Ancaster Square, Callander, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK17 8ED, Scotland
+44 1877 331392
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently bought some of their ‘world famous tablet’. It was absolutely vile and went in the bin. £5 for a tiny amount. DO NOT BUY! An embrassement to Callander

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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Took my children into The Old Fudge Shop for an ice cream during a trip to Callander. As we entered an older lady was talking to the younger members of staff in a bullying manner. The lady continued to talk to the young staff in...More

1  Thank juliesmith995
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Do not buy from here, none of the products are homemade and the products are overpriced. This shop feeds off of tourists and the locals hate the shop. I asked for a small ice cream since it was the cheapest, a young worker was serving...More

2  Thank GeorgeJohnstonFR
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We stopped in Callander with some friends who were visiting from Canada I had been raving about how great our sweets are so we went in....I picked up a bar of macaroon which the assistant weighed and told me it was £9.00 I almost fell...More

2  Thank Cathy G
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I bought seven macarons at £1 each as a treat for my family visiting from Spain. They were rock hard, obviously stale, and inedible. What an embarrassment to Scotland. What must the tourists think of us? Dreadful standards. So disappointed. Will never be back in...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Whenever I passed through Callander I always wanted to pop into this olde, cute little shop. However, everything in there is extremely expensive, e.g. £4.99 for a tiny bag of bonbons. The staff were unhelpful, unfriendly and acted as if they were granting us some...More

1  Thank F1197YJjess
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

10£ for two very average ice creams!!! One of the greatest TOURIST TRAP I ever seen!! Definitely a NO GO!!!

1  Thank soniabN4096VM
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Keeping this short and sweet (excuse the pun)..........but £17 for two blocks of fudge which measure 10 x10 x 1cm ....is just daylight robbery. Even one of the fudge shops in Edinburgh would charge less (I checked). How do you sleep at night.........probably on a...More

1  Thank MikeOT
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

A very ordinary single scoop ice cream cone for £4 is quite unreasonable. There are 3 other shops in the town with excellent ice cream at £2 or £2.50. The prices in this shop are not visible - at least I couldn't see them -...More

3  Thank Ruth C
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I ordered a macaroon and a ice cream double nougat which was dried out and out of date and and double chocolate cone and I was charged £17 which I thought this must be the tourist price as any where else you would lucky to...More

3  Thank ian m
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