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Animas Chocolate Company

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Exquisite Hot Cocoa!

Stopped in for afternoon pick-me-up after 2-hr horseback ride in mountains. Peppermint hot cocoa... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beverly H
Excellent chocolate and coffee find

This is the place to go for great coffee, interesting chocolate drinks and chocolate candies. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Bringing the beauty and history of the Animas River and San Juan Mountains into simple, yet elegant chocolate. Handmade truffles, bars, and a variety of chocolate confections, are made using the highest quality chocolate. We strive to use only...more
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920 Main Ave, Ste 101, Durango, CO 81301-5122
+1 970-317-5761
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for afternoon pick-me-up after 2-hr horseback ride in mountains. Peppermint hot cocoa with extra real whipped cream was so delicious and rich! Beautiful new store inside charming vintage building with some wonderful wood framework around mirrors in back of contemporary marble bar. Handmade...More

Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the place to go for great coffee, interesting chocolate drinks and chocolate candies. We found the owner to be very friendly and attentive, and the environment open and comfortable. The Mexican hot chocolate with a shot of expresso was very good, if you...More

Thank drsm
Reviewed August 4, 2018

My friend and I loved the drinking chocolate. The iced chai had spices liberally sprinkled on top instead of more within the drink, but nice. We also had an assortment of truffles. The chili pepper one was good, rose water that’s rose shaped is is...More

Thank TravelinSuz
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Such a fun place with delicious chocolate. Offered everyone hot chocolate samples when we came in. Gave us a “tour” of the truffles. Everything was amazing and a great atmosphere in what was once a soda fountain.

Thank Erin E
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

What a darling shoppe. Like going back in town, you can cozy up to the bar and get your favorite cup of Hot Chocolate! There are various chocolates available as well. Perfect for a cold day!

Thank SingingGal
Reviewed March 15, 2018

This place is classy. It is a chocolate bar, with room to sit and relish your purchase. Comfortable stools, gorgeous tin ceiling, a building to enjoy the old-time Durango feel. There are scrumptious drinks as well as chocolates, but it is the atmosphere that puts...More

Thank katsubirch
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Chocolate lovers put this on your next place to go in Durango Colorado . Chocolate swirling around the walls as you step back into history . The tin ceiling and a large glass doors welcome you to the Animas Chocalate Company in Durango on Main...More

Thank sweetie65
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful and different type of experience. We were treated to a small cup of delicious hot chocolate while the experts reviewed the contents of each truffle. We chose a variety of dark chocolate truffles. Our favorites were the chocolate infused with locally-made...More

Thank kristy t
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

My wife loves chocolate! We were doing some shopping in Durango and came across this shop. Of coarse my wife is going to go in to check it out! We had a sample of their Hot Chocolate and we were hooked. We all had to...More

Thank rgoben
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

If you have ever wondered what the hot chocolate from the book the Polar Express actually was or what the chocolate river in Wonka's factory tasted like... as I did... This is it! After a walk through Durango at night, we found this little chocolate...More

Thank Pauleta H
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