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Hope and Greenwood
20 North Cross RoadDulwichLondonSE22 9EU
- +44 (0)20 8613 1777
- Public transport:
- East Dulwich, National Railway
The actual shop is lovely - a retro-style old-fashioned sweet shop selling all the classic sweets that aren't around any more - but used to be. The people that work there are very friendly and although the prices are very high - it is East Dulwich, which is an upmarket area now, and you can actually still get a lot of sweets for only a £1 or so!
What irritates me immensely (which is why I only...more
OMG this place is heaven. When I come here I feel like...a kid in a candy store. Sorry but it's true.
The prices are a bit steep for candy, but I think you're paying as much for the ambiance and feel of the store as you are for the actual candy. You feel as though you've been transported back in time about 100 years and all the candies are out on crystal serving plates, marked with...more
This is a lovely traditional sweet shop. They have everything from your childhood; white mice, prawns, toffee crumble. They have lovely window displays and its a lovely shop, if a little small to manoeuvre around when more than four people are in it.
The sweets are very expensive. The day of the 10p mix up has gone! In fact expect to pay 10p for those 1p sweets from the old days. I think each...more
You wouldn't believe that this picture perfect vintage 1950's style sweet shop was only opened in 2004. Attention to detail is everything from the Ella Fitzgerald soundtrack to the Strawberry Bon Bons and Rhubarb and Custard Sweets displayed in rows of bell jars behind the counter.
Hope and Greenwood Confectionary is as much for the adults as for children and offers a huge variety of old...more
I visited this shop in Dulwich with my hopes up but was a little disappointed with it be to honest. However, the place is a sweet tooth's dream and I was like a silly little school boy when i saw the selection of sweets they had! Amazing selection, I must say!
The downsides in my mind were the price as well as needing to buy a minimum amount of each type of sweet out of the jars where as I...more