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Darling Sweet

7 Lang Street, Darling 7345, South Africa
+27 83 235 4002
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Lovely set up but poor service, a pity

Had this on my visit list for Darling. Lovely store, beautifully displayed sweets with samples to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Howler4
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Tipperary, Ireland
Little heaven

Yummy is all I can say. All the different types of flavoured tofees. This is a must stop in... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Magda v
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“take home” (2 reviews)
“red wine” (2 reviews)
“toffee” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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7 Lang Street, Darling 7345, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had this on my visit list for Darling. Lovely store, beautifully displayed sweets with samples to taste & great to see the packaging in process. Unfortunately the service was to say the least disinterested. Absolutely little or no engagement although I made a purchase of...More

Thank Howler4
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for visiting our store - and thanks for bringing this to our attention! We pride ourselves in our tasting room and sales personnel - but also to empower them and develop themselves and their knowledge. This will be addressed as a...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Yummy is all I can say. All the different types of flavoured tofees. This is a must stop in Darling. The ladies in the factory is working while you taste and shop

Thank Magda v
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks so much for your rating and for visiting our store! Please visit again. Kind Regards

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

What a fun place to visit! My second visit to this little shop- planned my trip to be able to come here again. Delicious toffee and spreads to taste and buy. Interesting to be able to see into the production area aswell. Always brings a...More

Thank LaraJB
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thanks so much for visiting our shop! Please come for a third time as well :) We are soon launching a new flavour and would appreciate feedback on it. Kind Regards

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely quaint town with this little candy store with a little art gallery attached, I would have loved to try their candys it's a pity it was not Halaal. when I asked if it was Halaal the lady said it was and they...More

Thank MrsMitha
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hi - thanks for visiting our shop! Much appreciated. And thanks so much for the feedback - our toffees are indeed Kosher (except for the two wines toffees), but not Halaal. We are based in a wine region, hence our wines toffees. Please visit again...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

This place is sinfully delightful. From extremely professional and friendly staff, to a huge variety of the most delicious toffees and spreads all under one roof. I have seen the range in Gauteng shops but have never tried it. I did not know that they...More

Thank Annali K
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thanks so much for visiting our factory and tasting room! Very happy you enjoyed the visit - and very happy you enjoyed our range of products. Please visit us again! Kind Regards The Darling Sweet Team

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

At Darling Sweet you watch how the toffees are made and packed. You also get to sample each flavor on offer before you decide which fancy boxed toffees to take home. It is an expensive product, but considering how unique it is, it is understandable....More

Thank knoesenm
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hi - thanks so much for the review as well as visiting our factory and tasting room! Please visit again.

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We loved Darling Sweet! It was truly delightful. They make different flavoured toffees here and you can try each one before making your choice. We bought the sour fig ones and the orange and pomegranate toffees. They were delish! It's a little pricey, but I...More

Thank KezziB
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks so much for visiting our factory and tasting room! And thanks for the review. We produce handcrafted (20 members full-time staff) toffees with the best ingredients and add no preservatives nor synthetic flavourants. Please visit us again!

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Best toffees around. A great variety if toffees with great flavours and interesting variations. Well worth it

Thank Augi d
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Thanks so much for your visit to our factory and tasting room! And thanks for your review - please come and visit us again. Regards The Darling Sweet Team

Reviewed 19 June 2017

We really enjoyed our visit here, but if you have children in tow, it might be an idea to phone in advance to find out when the factory is in operation. We were so impressed with the cleanliness of the whole venue and with the...More

Thank Jilldutoit
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

Thanks so much for your review and for visiting our tasting room, factory and gallery! Very glad you enjoyed it. Normally we are in full production in the mornings from Mon - Fri, but it is a good idea to call in advance if you...More

Reviewed 18 June 2017

Dear Darling Sweet. I don't have a sweet tooth. Give me a choice between chocolate and chips, I'll choose the chips every time. But, as I was visiting Darling and you have a good reputation, I did the 'tourist' thing and popped in. As with...More

Thank rosaliem529
DarlingSweet, Owner at Darling Sweet, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Dear Rosalie - thank you so much for this wonderful message and review! Much appreciated! Very glad we could persuade you to take your time and enjoy our Honey & Salt flavour - and very glad that they have gone down well :) Also thanks...More

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