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Another refuge from the heat!

After walking around Old Havana in the heat of July, we stopped in to see what kind of museum this... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Cuban chocolate history and tasting

As a chocolate lover you must come here. Order the chocolate drink but be warned if you purchase... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Laura V
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

A well-executed study of a wonderful subject. Set in an old home, the museum has the history, the pictures, the smells...and when you are done, the tastes. One guide had English.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cpnegrad
Reviewed September 12, 2018

If you expect a museum, you will only find some pictures. They mainly serve chocolate drinks. Sometimes long waiting row to get in

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Daniel19721972
Reviewed August 11, 2018

First, it is a perhaps a generous mistranslation to call this a Museum. This is a Chocolate Cafe with a good deal of Chocolate memorabilia. Get over it and enjoy the delicious chocolate. Hot or Cold. Either is good. There is a lot of interesting...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

We went in this chocolate bar in August. Temperature was 16 degrees about, the atmosphere was not the one of a chocolate museum or bar. 2 waitress were available for all the small bar (more or less 10 tables). After 10 minutes sitten at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andreavibe84
Reviewed August 6, 2018

After walking around Old Havana in the heat of July, we stopped in to see what kind of museum this was. It's a cafe selling nothing but chocolate goodies, and that day they only had cold chocolate "milkshakes." Delicious, and a great way to beat...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank suecd48
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Had great hopes for this place as part of our walking tour. The day we went there were NO chocolates for sale and only cold chocolate for drinking. NOT really a museum, more a café with few items of interest on display. Apparently the cocoa...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

As a chocolate lover you must come here. Order the chocolate drink but be warned if you purchase products and then leave them in your bag for a while as you walk around this fab city you'll sadly end up with a melted mess -...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Laura V
Reviewed June 22, 2018

It is awesome, between the cuban coffee and this hot chocolate is to die for. Old molds on how to do the chocolate and a lot of history.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lenareyes2017
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We HAD to go to the chocolate museum! We have kids ... at least that was my excuse. When I saw the prices on the menu I became even more excited. However, a server walked up to us and said, "Only shakes. $2." So, my...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank TLBPsyD
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

This was one if the trips I was most looking forward too after reading in the guide book but what a huge disappointment!! Entered what we assumed was the gift shop side of the museum and they had a guide with photos and prices of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Kai O
December 14, 2016|
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Response from RodgerH74 | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not a museum. Just a few posters around the walls and some chocolate being mixed and then put into moulds. All the drinks are chocolate based and I thought good, made a change from alcohol and coffee.