We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Agapey Chocolate Factory

Hincks Street, Bridgetown BB15156, Barbados
+1 246-426-8505
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Located in the heart of downtown, let the chocolate aroma lure you to visit the only artisan chocolate maker on the island. Come and explore the rich history of chocolate with illustrative exhibits and antique vintage machinery and even explore, taste and learn the traditional way of chocolate making on special limited tours.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Open Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Hincks Street, Bridgetown BB15156, Barbados
CONTACT
Website
+1 246-426-8505
Ways to Experience Agapey Chocolate Factory
from $20.00
More Info
from $200.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (226)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"dark chocolate"
in 35 reviews
"cocoa beans"
in 40 reviews
"the chocolate making process"
in 18 reviews
"finished product"
in 13 reviews
"love chocolate"
in 10 reviews
"chocolate tour"
in 10 reviews
"delicious chocolate"
in 7 reviews
"various stages"
in 5 reviews
"step by step"
in 6 reviews
"raw ingredients"
in 4 reviews
"entire process"
in 6 reviews
"tasty tour"
in 4 reviews
"cruise terminal"
in 14 reviews
"great tour"
in 12 reviews
"gourmet chocolates"
in 3 reviews
"great information"
in 3 reviews
"would highly recommend this tour"
in 5 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

No visit to Barbados is complete without a stop at a factory shop in Bridgetown. The manager is so friendly and chatty. We’ve tried different flavours over the years but rum caramel is a clear winner for us. We’ll definitely be back next time. The...More

3  Thank MonikafromSurrey
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 15, 2018

We stumbled upon this place (like others have mentioned) because we could smell the chocolate and had to investigate. Luckily, we were just in time for the daily tour (@11am) I think it costs $10/person?). Derrick was a wonderful host explaining the entire process from...More

Thank CascoBayVegan
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed March 7, 2018

So we were walking from the beach to our cruise ship when we smelt the most amazing chocolate smell so we walked into this shop. You can watch them make the chocolate right in front of you and my only complaint is we couldn't buy...More

Thank Brittany B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed February 19, 2018

The guy that owns this company is truly passionate about his love for chocolate. And he just wants to teach people about it. His facility is wonderful as it is clean and well kept. He only uses the highest quality machinery which of course come...More

Thank Tracy H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

If you like chocolate (and who doesn't!) then this is a trip you shouldn't miss. The factory is a small, privately owned business. The owner carries out the tour himself of which the size of the group is limited to twelve people. He starts with...More

1  Thank Deborah H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed February 17, 2018

I booked this tour for our group of six adults because of the reviews on Trip Advisor. Truly this was loved by all of us. When you book the tour ahead of time and pay, it tells you to bring your reservation. Glad I did,...More

Thank klosnoopy
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Great little shop run by owner. Gave us 1 hr tour with samples and explained chocolate making process from cocoa beans right through to finished products. Great tasting! very informative. Walkable in 10-15 min from cruise port.

Thank CAB_58_11
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Truly superb talk from a man passionate about what he does and the products he produces in his small but exceptional factory ! Really fascinating and we felt fortunate to sample all aspects of the process.Chocolate lovers beware - you might become addicted.Allow about an...More

Thank mikeejd2000
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

We booked the factory tour based on the reviews and it lived up to the reputation. Derek’s story of starting his chocolate factory in Barbados is truly inspiring. He is very engaging and passionate about what he does (and very patient with all of our...More

2  Thank Lizi N
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

I was drawn in by the heavenly aroma. I purchased one of each variety and have enjoys everyone. Highly recommend.

Thank VCC251
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 96 hotels in Barbados
Hummingbird House
6 reviews
.24 miles away
Paradise Villas
13 reviews
.24 miles away
Radisson Aquatica Resort Barbados
1,438 reviews
1.15 miles away
Island Inn Hotel
629 reviews
1.22 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Lobster Alive
981 reviews
.57 miles away
Lucky Horseshoe Saloon & Steakhouse
59 reviews
.24 miles away
Mustor's Restaurant
97 reviews
.11 miles away
The Boatyard
566 reviews
.64 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Nidhe Israel Synagogue and Museum
200 reviews
.28 miles away
St Mary's Church
28 reviews
.09 miles away
Cave Shepherd Department Store
109 reviews
.20 miles away
Screw Dock
7 reviews
.25 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
karenpj
December 7, 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from agapey | Property representative |
Yes, if you are not able to come by the factory, the Agapey Chocolates are available at the Massy stores in Holetown, Worthing, Oistins and at the Sky Mall. It is also available at Cave Sheppard downtown, at Best of Barbados... More
1
Vote
kjb123
January 28, 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Shrike99 | Reviewed this property |
About 30 minutes walk from the terminal. The cost is only about $8US but I strongly recommend booking in advance as they have limited slots on the tour. As the previous answer mentioned, you get a discount in the shop after... More
1
Vote
Unsinkable1949
December 12, 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Jaws3MW | Reviewed this property |
We were able to walk to the chocolate factory. They have detailed directions on their website and it took 15-20 minutes after departing the ship. The tour cost $18 USD per person, but I would suggest you check the website... More
0
Votes