Cybercandy is a family-owned and run business, with four shops in London, in Covent Garden, Islington, Camden Town East Yard, and Shoreditch Boxpark; one in Birmingham and one in Brighton. Cybercandy sells a huge selection of American sweets and other goodies from around the world.
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Venue Details & Map
29 Upper StreetIslingtonLondonN1 0PN
- 0845 8380958
- Public transport:
- Angel, Underground
A/S/L? Oh wait, it's not *that* kind of cyber candy.
This is more of the 'ohmygodtheyhave(JOLLY RANCHERS*)eEeeiii!!!1' kind of cyber candy. And it's way better than what I remember from 1990-something. (Although the EeeiiiiiEieieieiiarrrhhhhhhrr sound did jolt my memory...)
*insert iconic Country-specific candy from America, Canada, Australia, Finland, Japan, Mexico, South Africa, Sweden...more
Wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling confectionary, stirring up happy memories of childhood and bringing about a feeling of indulgence. A word of warning though, Cybercandy's sweeties don't come cheap - a Cookie's and Cream Kit-Kat Chunky, a bag of sour Skittles and a box of Nerds (I forget the flavour) set me back almost £5. It's very easy to get carried away with nostalgia but it's not all old...more
Sweets, glorious sweets!
Hot Pop Tarts and Twizzlers.
While we're on the beat
Cold root beer and Skittles.
Lucky Charms and Altoids,
What next is the question?
Rich Londoners have it, boys -
The Islington Cybercandy is much better than the Covent Garden one. Don't even bother with the crowds and comparatively limited selection at the one in Central London, folks.
Cybercandy is like a bad date. You get all excited thinking it's going to be amazing and totally worth it and it turns out be nothing but empty shelves and your empty wallet. Wait.. this metaphor isn't really working out.
Yeah so I love American junk food... don't judge me. You can have your burritos and I'll have my pop tarts. We good? I was thrilled to hear a Cybercandy had opened in my...more
Well you know how I have psychic powers, right? I mean, you can recall how I willed a Waitrose to open a block away from me using my brainwaves, so clearly I've done it again and SHAZAM! Cybercandy has opened another shop, this time it's on Upper Street for my shopping convenience. I don't know how I do it, it's like a gift.
Why on earth am I giving one of my magical creations 3 stars?...more