Enjoy a candyland on the Coastal Bend
Corpus Christi-area candy shops offer wide assortment of sweets
The Coastal Bend has a wide variety of candy stores that bring joy to visitors and resident candy lovers alike. Whether you’re craving a Texas pecan praline or a piece of Mexican candy, the options will satisfy any sweet tooth. Buy for yourself or give as gifts for a sweet taste of the Coastal Bend.
5433 S. Staples St., Suite B, Corpus Christi, 361-834-1721
Makes an assortment of fresh, gourmet dipped apples, candy apples, and chocolate-covered treats daily. A chocolate- or caramel-coated apple can be dipped in “anything edible” for a true delight.
5488 South Padre Island Drive, Suite 1056, Corpus Christi, 361-356-6612
Offers a variety of delectable chocolates by the piece or by the pound. Clusters, caramels, creams, melt-aways, truffles, and molded chocolates are all up for grabs.
2308 Horne Road, Corpus Christi, 361-452-4852
A piece of Mexico in Corpus Christi, featuring chili candy, chocolates, and fruit candy. Also sells party materials.
La Palmera, 5488 South Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi, 361-985-6077
Sales over 550 types of candy, including chocolates and housemade fudge, lollipops, jelly beans, and every type of sweetness imaginable.
601 S. Alister St., Port Aransas, 361-749-4773
Saltwater taffy, licorice, gummies, and sours might be your favorite candies, but you’ll also find chocolate galore with nut clusters, caramels, and a variety of filled chocolates at family-owned Winton’s.
510 S. Austin St., Rockport, 361-450-5099
Sells gourmet candies and treats along with fun and elegant gifts — even doggie cookies to benefit a local dog shelter!
311 W. Sinton St., Sinton, 800-333-9354
Offers gourmet pralines, including chewy and chocolate varieties, ice cream sauces, and brittle. Has been selling the sweet stuff for 30 years.
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