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Sweet Pete's Candy

270 Market Sq, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1869
+1 847-861-2000
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Sweet Pete's is permanently closed at this location. The company still has stores in Florida... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
illinois travelere
Overrated - better off going to Sweets

The store at one time was a great part of the community, you wouldn't even know anymore who is... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
stalkinghorse
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Lake Forest, Illinois
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  • Average0%
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“frozen yogurt” (3 reviews)
“sweets” (2 reviews)
“chocolate” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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270 Market Sq, Lake Forest, IL 60045-1869
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+1 847-861-2000
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

Sweet Pete's is permanently closed at this location. The company still has stores in Florida -- Key West and Jacksonville -- and you can shop online.

Thank illinois travelere
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The store at one time was a great part of the community, you wouldn't even know anymore who is involved or is they care enough to come to the counter, I enjoy Sweets more

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

That's very cool place to see and taste a tones of different candies. They are incredible!!! My best best recommendation to everyone who will be around this area!!! Also u can buy a really cool presents for ur kids or friends. It's very excited place...More

Thank Artem L
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

I went to this downtown store for the frozen yogurt, which was good. You pour your own flavors into a cup and sweeten it, if you want, with candies or fruits. But the candy offerings are worth visiting just to look at. You can buy...More

Thank Ace J
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place is so much fun! Retro candy from the 60's and before, great soft serve ice cream, home-made chocolates, sweets galore!

Thank Kimmarie S
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great ice cream. Fast, attentive service. Counter staff engaged us in conversation. A little pricey, but quality made it worth it. Some unusual flavors. Did not get any candy.

Thank 577gordonj
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

such a great add to downtown Lake Forest. They have self serve yogurt in over 9 flavors daily, as well as ice cream, chocolates, and other candy. Great service too

Thank dianegggg
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Reviewed 10 July 2016

There are things I love about Sweet Pete's and things I hate. The things that make me want to pass out are the prices. If you bring your kiddo here, be prepared to shell out a pretty penny. We've learned to put a serious limit...More

Thank MomOfBoysOhMy
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

Prices are high, but there is often a 10% coupon available online. Handcrafted chocolates; commercial candies; local-favorite Homer's ice cream; frozen yogurt and soft serve at 49 cents an ounce; retro pop; etc. This business is in the former location of Jolly Good Fellows and...More

Thank illinois travelere
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

They have ice cream and tons of tasty candies. I liked the store that was there before because this is a little expensive.

Thank Adam T
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