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The Chocolate Shop

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52 North Parade, Matlock Bath DE4 3NS, England
01629 000000
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Description: The business trades from Grade II Listed premises dating back to the early...
The business trades from Grade II Listed premises dating back to the early 1800's. Originally a chemist, and having all the original internal mahogany fittings, this shop is truely a wonder in itself. We sell hand made chocolates,freshly ground coffee, ice-cream, fudge and an award-winning Hot Chocolate drink in over 20 varieties !From 2012 we have also added flavoured wholebean & ground coffee to our range too
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Good for:
Outdoor seating
Scenic view

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very nice

I saw the sign outside for a cherrylicious hot chocolate, that was enough to draw me in ;-) whilst in the shop I noticed a lovely range of chocolates and flavoured coffee's, I ordered my hot chocolate and purchased a few more bits, the lady was very nice and helpful in helping me decide on so much... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Stokesy31
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Scenic view
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW

I saw the sign outside for a cherrylicious hot chocolate, that was enough to draw me in ;-) whilst in the shop I noticed a lovely range of chocolates and flavoured coffee's, I ordered my hot chocolate and purchased a few more bits, the lady was very nice and helpful in helping me decide on so much choice! Will definitely... More 

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Very disappointing, the hot chocolate tastes thin, like it's made with water and not milk. I've been twice now in and out of season, so I know they cannot blame it on the day been too busy for them to make a proper drink. I thought it was also very expensive for such a horrible taste. Sorry don't try it.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

A unique and timeless little place full of character and charm. Lovely, welcoming owners and fabulous chocolatiers. Exemplary quality, value and service. A one of a kind "must go/see/experience" :)

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Dropped in on a chilly day. Friendly warm welcome as always. We always drop in at least for a coffee if we're in Matlock Bath as the hot drinks are so nice. New cherrylicious hot chocolate is lovely 😋

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Absolutely unique proper hot choc...the real stuff gorgeous thick creamy topping and soft mini marshmellows.a real treat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

If you want a good quality cup of coffee, hot chocolate or even tea, this is a must visit place. That's not including the fabulous fudge, chocolate and ice cream!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

called for the best coffee i have ever tasted .only took one bag home .bk next week for more .death by chocolate .lovely couple very help full. rocky rd with jelly beans emmm .

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

What a variety of coffee and chocolate. Lovely place found it as we were walking though Matlock Bath - remember to take cash though

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

As with every trip to we take to gullivers Kingdom none is complete until we have been to the chocolate shop, weather it be a trip in the for ice cream or cake followed by hot chocolate, great owners that make every trip just as enjoyable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I have visited The Chocolate Shop several times this year and I can safely say that they have the best range of amazing hot chocolate and other chocolate delights. The owners are so lovely and friendly and the small touches such as cooler hot chocolate for kids makes the experience that little bit better.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 52 North Parade, Matlock Bath DE4 3NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Matlock Bath
  • Phone Number: 01629 000000

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
  • Cuisine: Ice Cream, Café

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view

Description

The business trades from Grade II Listed premises dating back to the early 1800's. Originally a chemist, and having all the original internal mahogany fittings, this shop is truely a wonder in itself. We sell hand made chocolates,freshly ground coffee, ice-cream, fudge and an award-winning Hot Chocolate drink in over 20 varieties !From 2012 we have also added flavoured wholebean & ground coffee to our range too

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