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Zotter Chocolate Factory

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Bergl 56, Riegersburg 8333, Austria
+43 3152 5554
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Good traditional food

A nice and calm place with traditional food and optimal artigianal beer. Suggest to reserve a table... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
alessiovgizzi
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Rome, Italy
Superb

An absolute must if you are in this area of Austria. The eccentric personality of Herr Zotter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wendyb00
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Loipersdorf, Austria
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Once upon the time around 1990 there was a master confectioner who thought that all the existing chocolate creations on the market are simply a little bit too boring. So after business hours he started to explore in the quietness of his company’s back room...
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  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cocoa beans” (13 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Bergl 56, Riegersburg 8333, Austria
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+43 3152 5554
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A nice and calm place with traditional food and optimal artigianal beer. Suggest to reserve a table or you won't get it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An absolute must if you are in this area of Austria. The eccentric personality of Herr Zotter shines through in the whole factory and beyond. Go on the walk around the farm and see the chocolate graveyard, these are chocolate flavours that are not longer...More

Thank Wendyb00
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

From bean to bar. Every aspect of this family, factory and experience is astounding. Great tour, great business model and should not be missed.

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Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

An absolutely phenomenal chocolate experience at this factory tour. Nestled in a beautiful countryside between Budapest and Vienna. The owner and operator, Zotter, has created a magical chocolate company employing numerous locals and several in Peruvian cocoa fields. You eat the entire length of the...More

Thank Brookspal
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

WOW. I've never been on a tour like this. You pay about 17 euros to get in and taste about 200 different varieties of chocolates in difference forms, starting with the simple roasted cocoa bean. Then nibs, liquid chocolate in different percentages, chocolate bars, chocolate...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

It’s a fine chocolate manufacturer located at once they called Volcano Land. You can find many options with their variety of tours. You can taste their manufactured chocolate first hand! I was fascinated with their choco drinks. Its a choco bar that you will place...More

Thank Clayton G
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Reviewed June 16, 2018

What a nice place to visit and learn more about chocolate and cocoa, they offer many kind of tours we took the simple one just walking inside the factory and watching a nice movie about the plantation of cocoa in peru, they offer a nice...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Went with a wedding party and had a great time. Way too much chocolate varieties for one trip. Need to return for more. Great family outing. Good for all ages. Plan on about 3 hours.

Thank William N
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susaluef, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Zotter Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thank you, we are looking forward to welcoming you again soon! best regards Susanne

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Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

An interesting tour. We felt the video to be unsuitable for children as it was more of an adult documentary in general, and dealt with some adult issues such as cocaine, death, etc. We also felt the video was a little too long by about...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We were given a spoon and an audio to follow the chocolate trail after a zany video of the Zotter family buying cacao. So much chocolate we followed the audio tasting chocolate with our spoon the entire way. A highlight was the hot chocolate station...More

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Response from izi f | Reviewed this property |
Train stops in Bad Waltersdorf - perhaps even closer to Bergl. But than I doubt you will find any public transportation....
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