Candy & Ice Cream


Alstede Farms
1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester, NJ 07930 • 908-879-7189 • Fax 908-879-7815
*Experience fresh discoveries all year round on our family owned farm*
Pick your own fruits and vegetables, Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Program, farm store, food festivals, children's activities, farm animals, corn maze, pancake breakfasts, baked goods, seasonal items, homemade ice cream, farm camp and more!

Open year round. See website for hours.


Black River Candy Shoppe
44 Main St. (rear), Chester, NJ 07930 • 908-879-1233
Over 900 candy items including bulk sold by the pound, gift tins, all your old time favorites and more in a nostalgic atmosphere.

Mon: 11:00-5:00
Tue-Fri: 10:00-5:00
Sun: 11:00-5:30


Dean's Natural Food Market
The Streets of Chester Shopping Center
250 Route 206 South, Chester, NJ 07930 • 908-888-2256
Dean's offers the area's best selection of 100% organic produce, non-GMO & local groceries, vitamins, and more. Stop in for a fresh organic juice, smoothie, or healthy grab & go meal.

Mon-Fri: 9:00-8:00
Sat: 9:00-7:00


Hacklebarney Farm Cider Mill
104 State Park Road, Chester, NJ 07930 • 908-879-6593
7th Generation Family Farm - Cider mill, bakery, farm store, Pick-Your-Own apples and pumpkins corn maze, cider donuts and lunch. Just 5 short minutes from Historic downtown Chester. Beautiful and peaceful.

Spring & Summer Weekends: 10:00-5:00
Staring Labor Day Weekend: Thurs-Sun: 10:00-5:00

Check website for exact dates and times of operation


J. Emanuel Chocolatier
461B Main St. (Located Behind Redwoods Restaurant), Chester, NJ 07930 • 908 955-7591 or send inquiries to
Nationally recognized and listed as Top 50 Chocolatiers in America by Citiguide. Confections are made on-premise. We are know for our "Crunch," "Truffles," and "Barks." Enjoy free samples. Sign up for one of our classes.

Tue-Thurs: 10:00-5:00
Fri: 10:00-6:00
Sat: 10:00-5:00
Sun: 12:00-4:00


Plow and Hearth
The Streets of Chester Shopping Center
180 Route 206 South, Chester, NJ 07930 • 908-431-5708 • Fax 908-431-5877
Here, you can find Plow & Hearth favorites like Dansko® footwear, Life is good® clothing and accessories, and hearth and garden products!

Mon-Sat: 10:00-8:00
Sun: 11:00-6:00


Taylor's Ice Cream Parlor
18 Main St., Chester, NJ 07930 • 908-879-5363
48 flavors of homemade hard ice cream and yogurt, soft ice cream and soft yogurt, sundaes, shakes, floats, sodas and smoothies.Custom ice cream cakes. Comfortable seating.

Open year round.
Open Daily:10:30-10:00