River Street Sweets - Broughton Street
- Specialty Food
- Gifts, Novelties
AboutRiver Street Sweets is a Savannah institution, known for its delicious pralines and other sweet treats. The company has been in business for over 30 years, and its original store on River Street is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city.
In 2023, River Street Sweets opened a new location on Broughton Street, in the heart of Savannah's historic downtown district. The new store is located in a beautiful 19th-century building, and it features all of the same delicious treats as the original store.
When you visit River Street Sweets, you can expect to be greeted by the sweet smell of candy and the friendly smiles of the staff. The store is bright and cheerful, and it's filled with all sorts of tempting treats, including:
• Pralines: River Street Sweets is known for its pralines, which are made with fresh cream, butter, sugar, and pecans. The pralines are hand-dipped on marble slabs and cooled to perfection.
• Chocolate: River Street Sweets also offers a variety of chocolate treats, including truffles, barks, and chocolate-covered pretzels.
• Ice cream: The new Broughton Street location of River Street Sweets also offers a variety of ice cream flavors, including vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, and mint chocolate chip.
• Popcorn: The new Broughton Street location of River Street Sweets also offers a variety of popcorn flavors, including butter, caramel, and cheddar cheese.
River Street Sweets is more than just a candy store. It's also a great place to learn about the history of candy making and the culture of Savannah. The store offers free demonstrations of praline making and saltwater taffy making throughout the day.
River Street Sweets is also a great place to buy souvenirs for friends and family. The store offers a variety of gift boxes and other packaging options, so you can create a perfect gift for everyone on your list.
Here are a few experiences that you can enjoy at River Street Sweets - Broughton Street:
• Watch a candy demonstration: River Street Sweets offers free demonstrations of praline making and saltwater taffy making throughout the day. These demonstrations are a great way to learn about the history of candy making and the culture of Savannah.
• Sample the sweet treats: River Street Sweets offers a variety of free samples, so you can try before you buy. Be sure to sample the pralines, saltwater taffy, and chocolate.
• Create a custom gift box: River Street Sweets offers a variety of gift boxes and other packaging options, so you can create a perfect gift for friends and family. The staff can help you choose the right treats and packaging for your gift.