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Address: 125 James Small Dr, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 6653 6051
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Spur of the moment visit. Smaller than expected but an interesting place to visit. The staff were very friendly and helpful and informative. Not that much choice to buy but glad... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 16, 2016
Sue G
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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

i took my kids there as a holiday highlight. but even though it is open 7 days the food is only made 4 days and all the good stuff is ore ordered and sold out. the demonstration you can watch consists of a conveyor belt with 100yr old staff prodding it along and no other creation. It is listed in... More 

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

Spur of the moment visit. Smaller than expected but an interesting place to visit. The staff were very friendly and helpful and informative. Not that much choice to buy but glad we visited.

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Thank Sue G
Albury, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

This is a well established boutique chocolate factory that specialises in carob chocolate. Great, inviting, friendly staff who were only too happy to show us their trade, have a free coffee or tea and sample their products. We watched the honeycomb being made with a full commentary and also some of the carob nibbles on their home made machine. The... More 

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Thank Roger V
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Worth a look even if you don't like carob. The fellow making the honeycomb was very insightful and the staff were friendly.

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Thank bruhaha
Newcastle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Saw this place on Trip Advisor and thought we'd take a look. We arrived just as the chocolate makers had gone to lunch but we were greeted by a lovely lady who told us they were making honeycomb. While we watched she gave us some fruit and nut carob chocolate to eat! The demonstration was really informative and we got... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Check this place out for sure! Great little find! Just missed out on watching them making honeycomb. Their peppermint fudge is amazing!

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Thank Jamie D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place. Its an old factory and the people who work here are so nice. Free degustation of many chocolate. They propose some tea too. We bought some chocolate and fall in love for the honey comb!

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Thank Margaux L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

such a nice little place to visit, kids loved seeing the chocolate being made, they even got to taste test some fresh choc coated honeycomb straight from the production line. Was so cheap to buy the chocolate and brittle etc. Wish we brought more than what we did.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Watch the video, chat with owners. Production only Monday to Thursday and sometimes Fridays. The honeycomb secret is there

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

The shop was clean and staff were friendly, unfortunately the machine had broke down so we did not get to see it all working like planned, on the other hand they were happy to answer any questions and did have there own little documentry to watch and we could see through the windows to where the machinary was, oh and... More 

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