This Old-Fashioned Candy Store In Cincinnati Will Make You Feel Like A Kid Again

Our city is filled with hidden gems that contain all sorts of secret treasures and interesting stories. Downtown alone has many historic businesses that are tucked away in old buildings or hiding in plain sight on a street corner. Such a store exists on W. Court Street and it is actually quite difficult to miss once you know it’s there. Minges Candy is Cincinnati’s oldest candy store and this old-fashioned shop will definitely make you feel like a kid again.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Minges Candy continues to serve up sweet treats to Cincinnatians, and hopefully will do so for generations to come. Have you stepped inside this hidden gem? What is your favorite candy to purchase here? Share with us in the comments!

Minges Candy is located at 138 W. Court St., Cincinnati, OH 45202. For more information, follow along with them on Facebook here.

And if you still have a sweet tooth, try one of the delicious treats from this Cincinnati bakery, featured here.