A Traditional Sweet Shop in the Yorkshire Dales

Open Daily for Sweets, Chocolates and Ice Cream

200 types of traditional sweets sold by weight from the jar

50 different hand made English Chocolates and Belgian Truffles by weight or in boxes

7 flavours of Luxury Lakes Ice Cream as well as Vegan and Doggy tubs

Wide range of chocolate bars, old & new confectionary favourites and gift packs

Our Products

Huge range of traditional & modern sweets including:

Maxons Sherbet Lemons

Taveners Pontefract Cakes

Lions Midget Gems

Barnett’s Mega Sours

Squirrell Cherry Lips


Kendal Mint Cake

Toxic Waste



Chocolate & Specialities:

Fine chocolates and truffles boxed or by weight

Montezuma’s and Ritter Sport bars

Whitakers Coffee and Fruit creams

Niederegger Marzipan

Quaranta Nougat Cake & Bars

Droste Pastilles

Ice Cream:

Award winning Luxury Lakes Ice Cream –

The best ice cream we’ve found!

Made for 25 years by an independent dairy in Kendal using local milk and cream.

7 flavours and vegan vanilla

Tubs of Frozzy’s Doggy Ice Cream

Open every day (apart from Christmas Day)
Monday to Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 5pm (April to October),
10am to 4pm (November to March)

Cash and all types of card accepted
(no minimum on card)

If you can’t get here in person, you may order by phone or email for delivery and pay by card or internet bank transfer.
(Delivery up to 2kg including packaging by Royal Mail 2nd Class £3.
We will calculate a delivery charge for greater weights or for faster delivery)

How to find us

The Old Sweet Shop, Market Place, Hawes, North Yorkshire DL8 3QX

We are on the South side of Hawes Market Place – opposite The Fountain public house.

Look for the Lakes Ice Cream signs!

Tel. 01969 667746

E-mail: info@oldsweetshophawes.co.uk