The famous Phillips Candy House on Morrissey Boulevard in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood has a great selection of hand-made candies for this holiday season, including the ever-popular turtle chocolates the company made famous.
Founded in 1925, the Phillips Candy House is Boston's oldest chocolatier. It is located next to the Ramada Inn and Comfort Inn, Freeport Tavern and Boston Bowl, a family entertainment venue that includes bowling alleys, pool tables and a game room.
There's also a Phillips Candy House at the South Shore Mall in Braintree.
For year round details on gift shops, hotels, pubs and restaurants and Irish cultural activities in the Boston area, visit IrishBoston.org.
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