Margie's Candies

Margie's Candies

"This authentic ice cream parlor and candy shop's biggest draw is its old-fashioned novelty."

1960 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL
(773) 384-1035 serving: Bucktown, North Side
open:Sun-Thu 9am-12am Fri-Sat 9am-1am

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


  • Hand-Dipped Candy
  • Ship for the Holidays
  • Home Made Ice Cream


Candy Stores, $, Cheap Eats, Family-Friendly Dining, Late Night Dining, Local Favorite, Lunch Spot, Outdoor Dining, American Express Accepted, Discover Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Open 7 Days, Visa Accepted, Dessert Shops, Ice Cream Parlors,

The Low Down


Margie's Candies has been in tune with your tastes since 1921. We offer the finest in homemade ice cream creations, and candy handmade daily in our store. Make anyone's holiday special by giving them the gift of homemade candy. Choose from favorites such as the Terrapins, which are pecan and caramel covered with chocolate, the tasty Truffles, or even wonderful Dark Chocolate Fudge. The Assorted Chocolate, English Toffee, and Marzipan also make for great Holiday choices. And remember, all of Margie's Candies and ice creams are made of natural flavors with no artificial preservatives. Stop in at 1960 N. Western Avenue in Bucktown, or a second location at 1813 W. Montrose Avenue both in Chicago. Holiday shipping is available or stop in and see for yourself the fine quality chocolates and ice cream.
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Know Before You Go: Prove that it's your birthday, and you'll receive a surprise gift; bring in your report card with an "A" on it, and you'll get a free cone.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

Since 1921, this old-time ice cream shop, which has a true granny vibe, has been wooing families with its sweet treats. Dozens of sundaes---try the turtle---prove these pros take their craft seriously, and the hand-dipped candies are a…
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My Idea of Dessert Heaven!
By Emmy A at Insider Pages

There's nothing I can say about the joint that hasn't been already said by somebody else, I think. It's definitely a vintage gem. Looks like an old... Read More

love love love
By jan J at Insider Pages

I always go to Margie's candies every weeks with my friend. Everything's fantastic classic! love to order Brownie a la mode with NY cherry and ch... Read More

Chocolate Lovers go Mmmmmm......
By dwogn at Citysearch

The place has simply the Best Chocolate Ice cream in town, its called the Brownie Ala Mode. I ordered it with Chocolate Ice cream and Pecans, it co... Read More

ice cream
By Sylvia C at Insider Pages

The best place ever! I love this place. It has the best ice cream hands down. Everyone should try this place. Great prices and its a nice and cute ... Read More

chocolates tasted like soap
By shorty68 at Citysearch

We ordered two candies which were loose. One was a coffee cream. The other was a cherry cluster. Both my husband and I agreed that both candies ... Read More