Old Sweets Shop in Belfast

Old Time Favourite Sweets has been bagging up delicious candies for over 100 years. We run a humble shop in the heart of Belfast City Centre, where customers can feel like they have been transported into a time gone. 

We maintain the traditional approach of storing sweets in large jars and selling them by the quarter. One step into our little sweetie shop at Smithfield will have you spoilt for choice, with the amazing range of mouth-watering options available, you really will feel like a kid in a candy store. 

Online Sweets Shops

You can now also get your hands on your favourite old-time sweets no matter where you are. Our online shop stocks a variety of your old-time favourites, popular American candy brands, vegan/vegetarian options and even over 30 different sugar-free sweets. 

Pick n mix your way through our online store and treat someone special (or yourself) to a sweet treat!

Our products

Some of our sweetie shop favourites

Check out some of our sweetie shop favourites below, ranging from the classic hard-boiled and liquorice candies to the more tangy and sour chews. With over 200 sweetie varieties in stock, you’ll be sure to find something that will tantalise those taste buds. 

Free delivery over £50/€60

That's right. We offer free delivery to all customers in Ireland on orders over £50/€60. Stock up for the week ahead or bundle buy with your mates for the weekend.

Order before noon to have your order processed same day!

Personalise your order

Ordering for a birthday party, a special friend, your ma, your da or your grandparents, aunties, uncles whoever! Let us know in the checkout notes and we'll do our best to sort it out. 🥳

Top Selling Pick & Mix from our Sweets Shop

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(Copy) Aniseed Balls(Copy) Aniseed Balls
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(Copy) Hot Tamales
OTF Sweets (Copy) Hot Tamales
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Barrett Foam Bananas
OTF Sweets Barrett Foam Bananas
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Saltire Rock
OTF Sweets Saltire Rock
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Cinnamon Balls
OTF Sweets Cinnamon Balls
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Horehound Rock
OTF Sweets Horehound Rock
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Dulse
OTF Sweets Dulse
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Lion Fruit Salad
OTF Sweets Lion Fruit Salad
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Our stores

Old Time Favourites Sweet Shop

23 Winetavern St, Belfast BT1 1JQ

Monday - Friday: 10AM - 5.30PM
Saturday: 10AM - 5.30PM
Sunday: Closed

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