from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British A shop where candy and other sweets are sold; a confectionery.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A shop where tuck or food, particularly sweet stuff, pastry, etc., is sold.
From British slang tuck, food, sweets, from tuck1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)