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20 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3007 (Downtown Indianapolis)
(317) 951-4816
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English first
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A sign in the window of this restaurant claims they have the world's best hot chocolate...and it might be true. Everyone in our group of four loved their hot chocolate. My cherry flavored version was definitely good enough to bring me back for seconds. My boyfriend tried the peppermint variety and loved it. It's a perfect pick me up on... More 

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Cedar City, Utah, United States
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I loved that they have chocolate fondue...Plus ice cream and homemade Indiana chocolate in a variety of items to choose from. ex. malt balls, huge chocolate cakes, cheesecake on a stick. Plus the atmosphere is so quaint. I enjoyed eating the decadents outside overlooking the war monument. It was very romantic and super delicious.

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78 reviews 78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We got frozen yogurt and had excellent service from the staff member working. The yogurt is flavorful-I had peanut butter mixed with praline. The toppings are varied but not overwhelming. The price was reasonable, too. Mine was a little over 4.50 for a delicious treat. I would definitely go back here.

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Cumberland, Indiana
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21 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Fav item -- definitely white hot chocolate.. Good to know- there is a small room that is privateish and seats 8 ppl...they Will sometimes reserve it for you if you call ahead( we used to hold small staff mtgs there). The kids love looking at the chocolates and the staff always engages my kids, they are all very outgoing and... More 

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St Louis
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45 reviews 45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

After numerous strong reviews when here for dessert. Several ice cream options, sampled a few and felt they were average ($4 for single scoop, $5 for double). Cakes $6-10 slice so opted to check out their adjoining frozen yogurt shop. Sampled the cake batter and decided to go for it. $0.49 per ounce, several flavor options and toppings (including chocolates... More 

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Gilbertsville, Kentucky
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This was my second visit to Southbend Chocolate at Monument Circle. The hot chocolate is amazing! It's comparable to Cafe Angelina in Paris! If you're in Indianapolis give it a try!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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53 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stopped in for dessert and got a piece of the gigantic six-layer chocolate cake to share amongst 6 people (yes, that big). And it was excellent! Moist, chocolatey and clearly freshly made. Worth the calories!! Even the guy in our group who doesn't eat dessert loved it.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went there twice during the weekend I was in Indy. The coffee is amazing, and they have many different chocolate things, from boxed chocolates to chocolate covered confectioneries. Service was wonderful as well.

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Denver, Colorado
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197 reviews 197 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Hot Chocolate is delicious!! Despite the frigid temperatures while I was there, I made it a point to walk from my hotel each day.

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Morehead, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

Ordered two dip cone. Ice cream tasted good, but the amount of ice cream served would not even pass for a single dip anywhere in the world. I was extremely disappointed.

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Additional Information about Chocolate Cafe

Address: 20 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3007
Phone Number: (317) 951-4816
Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Dessert

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