On the hunt for something to satisfy those sugary cravings? Sacramento has no shortage of candy, cupcakes, and everything in between.
We’ve rounded up a few of our faves for you, so grab a tote bag and hit the road.
Candy Heaven | 1201 Front St.
The name for this Old Sacramento shop is no exaggeration. Overflowing barrels and shelves of goodies include fudge, taffy, and gummies galore.
Cafe Xocolatl | 1607 Tenth St.
Chocolate lovers will love this cafe — from the decadent drinks to its selection of chocolate bars, croissants, and other sweets.
Sacramento Sweets Co. | 1035 Front St.
This shop offers flavored popcorn, ice cream, chocolates, and caramel apples among its wares.
Osaka-Ya | 2215 Tenth St.
This Japanese confectionery makes a variety of mochi flavors, snow cones, and bean paste-based treats. City Editor Madeline’s fave is the Coffee Fukashi — sweet steamed cake with coffee bean grounds and white bean paste.
Want more? Let us point you in the direction of your next favorite ice cream parlor.