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The Chocolatorium

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Address: 261 Old Mill Road, Arlington, VT
Phone Number: 1-802-375-6037
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Great chocolate, nice store

We were driving through Vermont and stopped here after seeing the brochure that advertised "make your own chocolate bar." We luckily arrived just as 90 school/camp children were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 3, 2015
Washington, DC area
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Washington, DC area
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

We were driving through Vermont and stopped here after seeing the brochure that advertised "make your own chocolate bar." We luckily arrived just as 90 school/camp children were leaving. I'm not sure if the machines for the chocolate were already on or not, but they told us to wait 10 minutes while the chocolate tempered (heated up) and then we... More 

1 Thank EnlightenedAmerican
Cobleskill, New York, United States
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

When asked what she would like to do on the way home from Keene, NH my wife replied visit a candy store. A search on Google brought us to The Chocolatorium/Village Peddler. What a delightful shop. I enjoyed watching the story of Chocolate. In addition to the huge selection of handmade chocolates they also offer Vermont cheese. It's off the... More 

Thank David S
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

5 Star rating! Shop filled with all kinds of goodies! The help couldn't be friendlier. They went out of their way to recommend other things to see. Took our photo with Coco the bear. We will be back if in the area. Highly recommend!

Thank Tracystreasures
Milford, Connecticut
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is another name for the village peddler. Great chocolate shop not to be missed. See my other review for the village peddler to understand.

Thank norman w
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We took a special detour to visit this place. We travelled over 20 miles out of our way and when we got there we were ignored first of all by the female attendant and then by the man. We arrived just after 1pm and saw a notice on the door "2 tastings today at 1pm and 3pm" We told the... More 

2 Thank ilovetouring
Felton, California
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616 reviews
305 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Went out of our way to visit the chocolatorium. Now I am not sure why. Perhaps we did not take full advantage of what they had to offer but no one seemed to notice we were there and did not offer any information or encouragement.

3 Thank simon s
Bedford, Massachusetts
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25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

We paid $5 for a chocolate tasting. It included a 15 minute movie and about 45 minutes of tasting (7 chocolates) and questions. We learned so much and in a such a pleasant way. Tasting chocolate is like tasting wine! Who knew? And the chocolates sold at the store (The Village Peddler) were fantastic and reasonably priced. What fun! One... More 

2 Thank Elaine S
Albany, Oregon
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373 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Get out your road map, and find East Arlington. It is a lovely little town, that is picturesque in it's own special way. There is a lovely little creek that flows through town, and the local residents are happy to see you here and will stop and visit with you and tell you many things about their home. In this... More 

Thank OregonExplorers4
Albany, New York
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

For something fun to do, visit the Chocolatorium! We were looking for something "different" to do on a rainy Saturday. About an hour and 15-minute drive from Albany, NY it was a perfect way to spend our afternoon. Not knowing exactly what to expect, we were pleasantly surprised. When we entered, we were greeted with the aroma of chocolate. The... More 

1 Thank Alison M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

What a wonderful place to bring children! A friendly, family-owned business run during the summer by two sisters (who teach during the year), and presumably by the father and brother the rest of the time, this is a lovely shop to visit for children. There was a video, coloring, all sorts of things to see (chocolate carved homes, for example),... More 

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