Ray's Candy Store

Row 1

113 Avenue A (btwn E 7th St. & St. Mark's Pl.)
New York, NY 10009
Ice Cream, Snacks, Yogurt
Mon–Sun: 24 Hours

Foursquare Tips

  • Try the beignets at your own risk, they are so good you'll be hopelessly hooked
  • Yes pomme frites on 2nd ave sucks! Walk on more block to Rays! So much better of a menu and some real history here! Support and tip Ray!
  • I love rays, it's a nyc institution! Best fries and soft serve
  • Keep Ray's alive....
  • Think it's real name is Ray's Candy Store. 113 Ave A. Awesome fries.
  • An East Village institution! Great for a late night snack. I personally love the fries! Plus, tons of sauces to choose from! #nyceats
  • Beignets made to order 24x7 in old-NY scene of cheerful disorder. Laissez les bon temps rouler.
  • You could wait 30 minutes for soft serve at Big Gay around the corner, or you could come here and get a dipped cone for half the price and pay homage to a true neighborhood landmark
  • Ray's friendly personality + his tendency to give you more food than you paid for = everything
  • Best Egg Cream in the city!
  • This a good times...good LES people..and lots of ice cream for $3... Ray is an angel...
  • The shakes are delicious. Ignore the decor and enjoy.
  • The milkshake was so delicious I forgot it was 15 degrees outside
  • The beignets are best shared with friends! You get a mound of about 20 or so for $6! Make sure to get some ice cream to pair it with cause they're served hot!
  • Yes, Ray is a legend. He lives up to his reputation.
  • This tiny shop has the BEST beignets I've had in NYC!!!!
  • A classic for a reason. Get the pistachio soft serve and go for a walk in the park
  • Get the soft serve and beignets and eat them in Tompkins square Park. There's way more than half a dozen when you order 6.
  • When you need drunk fries at 3 AM (and you know you do) this is the place.
  • Good old fashioned soft serve - the best in NYC