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The Chocolate Room

Coffee Shop, Coffee Shop, Dessert
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86 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 783-2900
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Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 52
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great place for chocoholics

I had a very good time here with my niece, who has a real sweet tooth. We each had a chocolate cupcake and remarked at how moist and rich it was. The chocolate dipped coconut macaroon was an exceptional treat.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Megan R
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Brooklyn, New York
Good for:
  • Romantic
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English first
Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

I had a very good time here with my niece, who has a real sweet tooth. We each had a chocolate cupcake and remarked at how moist and rich it was. The chocolate dipped coconut macaroon was an exceptional treat.

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Staten island
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

When you first sit down you are greatly kindly by the waitress/waiter. They bring out sample desserts! My favorite. I am not a huge chocolate fan, but my family members are and they rave over this place. I ordered something with butterscotch, it was amazing!! Would highly recommend this place. Chocolate lovers or not!

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

My favorite dessert at The Chocolate Room is the Chocolate cake, which btw is also Oprah favorite. Just sayin. My BFF loves the Chocolate Almond cake. The sorbets are meh, especially the chocolate one. As for the chocolates, nothing amazing. I recommend La Burdick in Flatiron.

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Columbia, Maryland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

It was a nice place. We was excited to try this great spot. They didnt have a good spot for 4 to chat comfortable. Not sure if it is because It was a Monday night. Didnt see the rest of the place. But for us, we wasnt confortable. Looked great for a group of two. Cake was great. Let me... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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122 reviews 122 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I'd heard about this place from friends for years. I finally had the chance to stop by during a recent trip to New York. First of the all the decor is warm and inviting. We stopped by at about 8:30 on a Monday evening and it was almost full inside. I had a very yummy chocolate molten cake which comes... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

I can't believe to what I see... Chocolate powder melted with milk and mixed with a mixer... What if I buy it in a supermarket and just warm it up.. Please

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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58 reviews 58 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

I mainly visit The Chocolate Room when visiting Brooklyn to pick up fantastic bean to bar chocolate from all over the world. They have a nice selection of cacao bean to bar from Central and South America as well as Africa. If your idea of chocolate is something from Belgium or Switzerland, get educated that cacao is grown only within... More 

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

If chocolate is love, that is. After a day of sightseeing, visiting family, eating at fine restaurants, this last stop was the best. I had a very small Moroccan vanilla bean ice cream with chocolate sauce that was truly divine. I floated back to our hotel and had sweet dreams...and an urge to return for more.! If chocolate is your... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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229 reviews 229 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We strolled back up to The Chocolate Room (the one on 5th ave was closed Sundays - worth noting) but the one in Carroll gardens was open till 11pm. ( We classed this as our dessert following our Alma lunch ) hubby had the Brooklyn brewery dark chocolate stout with the chocolate almond cake and I had the Youngs double... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Have been coming here a few times a year and have never been disappointed! My faves here are their hot chocolate, which is to die for and almond cake (which is $9, but absolutely delicious). Ambience and setting is both great to bring a date for some sweets or just have coffee with friends. Go for it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 86 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: (718) 783-2900

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Coffee Shop, Dessert

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?