About us

Charlies Sweets (History)

Charlies Sweets is a traditional – British sweet emporium stocking a plethora of sweets from multiple eras. Once being a chain of several stores, Charlies (under new management) has transformed it’s self into the preserver of classic sweet lines and the archetypal British sweet shop experience we all grew up, knowing and loving. On our shelves you can find everything from Sweet Tobacco to Kola cubes and everything in-between.


We strive to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction through providing un-rivalled service. Unlike other stores, our staff are sweet connoisseurs, tasting and understand the products we sell to the nth degree. This is reflected in the products we sell as well, having the highest quality sweets and confectionery on offer. With this is mind, we stock the biggest and best brands from yesteryear and the modern age.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide everyone with the traditional sweet shop experience through knowledgeable staff offering extensive expertise to hone in on your sweet desires. Additionally, we aim to cater to all ages, dietary requirements and tastes through having an extensive and well researched catalogue of sweets and confectionery goodies to suit all.

We leave no stone unturned when it comes to providing good tasting treats to the masses.

Our Location

Charlie’s sweets flagship store is located conveniently in the very heart of Brighton’s Laines and is the perfect location to visit and purchase an amazing gift for a family member or just something tasty to complement your shopping experience. Come partake in an authentic British confectionery emporium.

We are a very short train ride journey from Central London with a small walking distance from Brighton’s National Railway station. Open 7 days a week, we are the perfect solution to all your confectionery needs.

Our Address is: 28 – 29 Ship Street,
Brighton, East Sussex,
BN1 1AD.

We’ll see you soon!