The Legend of Zelda Potion Shops
After you've found the letter, you can go to one of the many Potion Shops and purchase a Blue or Red Potion. Most of them are in the same location in both quests, but a few are different.

First Quest Second Quest
Letter Letter
Potion Shop #1 Potion Shop #1
Potion Shop #2 Potion Shop #2
Potion Shop #3 Potion Shop #3
Potion Shop #4 Potion Shop #4
Potion Shop #5 Potion Shop #5
Potion Shop #6 Potion Shop #6
Potion Shop #7 Potion Shop #7
  Potion Shop #8
  Potion Shop #9


(click a square to view the specific location)
Getting The Letter Potion Shop #1 Potion Shop #2 Potion Shop #3 Potion Shop #4 Potion Shop #5 Potion Shop #6 Potion Shop #7
Getting The Letter


Location: From the start screen head right 1 screen, up 5 screens, right 5 screens, up 1, right 1, and up a screen.

Description: The old man in the cave here will give you a letter to show to the old woman. After showing it to her, all potion shops throughout Hyrule are now open.
Potion Shop #1


Location: From the start screen head up 1 screen and left 3 screens.


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Potion Shop #2


Location: From the start screen head right 1 screen.

Uncover: Use the candle to burn the three 2nd from the left at the bottom.


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Potion Shop #3


Location: From the start screen head right 4 screens and up 3 screens.

Uncover: On the right side of the screen, use the candle to burn the tree that is third from the top on the left side.


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Potion Shop #4


Location: From the start screen head right a screen, up 5 screens, right 5 screens, and up 2 screens.

Uncover: Place a bomb against the rocks in the middle along the flat section.


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Potion Shop #5


Location: From the start screen head right a screen, up 5 screens, and left a screen.

Uncover: Place a bomb against the rocks at the far right of the screen to reveal a cave.


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Potion Shop #6


Location: Exit the graveyard to the right and continue right another screen.

Uncover: Place a bomb against the rocks right in the middle of the two sets of stairs.


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Potion Shop #7


Location: Exit the graveyard to the right and continue right another screen. Head up along the right side, right 2 screens, up 1, right 2, up 1, and left 3 screens.


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(click a square to view the specific location)
Getting The Letter Potion Shop #1 Potion Shop #2 Potion Shop #3 Potion Shop #4 Potion Shop #5 Potion Shop #6 Potion Shop #7 Potion Shop #8 Potion Shop #9
Getting The Letter


Location: Exit the graveyard to the right and continue right another screen. Head up along the right side, right a screen, up 1, left 1, up 1, left 2, and down a screen.

Uncover: Use the Power Bracelet to push the block on the left down. This will reveal a staircase where the Old Man is located.

Description: The old man here will give you a letter to show to the old woman. After showing it to her, all potion shops throughout Hyrule are now open.
Potion Shop #1


Location: From the start screen head up 1 screen and left 3 screens.


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x 68
Potion Shop #2


Location: From the start screen head right 1 screen.

Uncover: Use the candle to burn the three 2nd from the left at the bottom.


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x 68
Potion Shop #3


Location: From the start screen head right 4 screens and up 3 screens.

Uncover: On the right side of the screen, use the candle to burn the tree that is third from the top on the left side.


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x 68
Potion Shop #4


Location: From the start screen head right a screen, up 5 screens, right 5 screens, and up 2 screens.

Uncover: Place a bomb against the rocks in the middle along the flat section.


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Potion Shop #5


Location: From the start screen head right a screen, up 5 screens, left 1, up 1, and right a screen.

Uncover: The cave is actually against the rocks above the water. Place a bomb on the far right side of the screen to reveal this cave. You will need the ladder to reach this location.


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Potion Shop #6


Location: From the start screen head right a screen, up 5 screens, and right a screen.

Uncover: Play the whistle on this screen and a staircase will appear in the middle of the screen.


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Potion Shop #7


Location: Exit the graveyard to the right and continue right another screen.

Uncover: Place a bomb against the rocks right in the middle of the two sets of stairs.


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x 68
Potion Shop #8


Location: Exit the graveyard to the right and continue right another screen. Head up along the right side, right 2 screens, up 1, right 2, up 1, and left 3 screens.


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x 68
Potion Shop #9


Location: Exit the graveyard to the right and continue right another screen. Head up along the right side, right a screen, up 1, left 2, and up a screen.

Uncover: Place a bomb against the rocks just right of the staircase to reveal a cave.


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