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Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory
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Mayan Monkey Mijas - a Chocolate Factory on the outside, and a Happiness Laboratory at heart! Open seven days a week, from 10am right through without siesta (closing times varies depending on the season) You can pop in and watch us make chocolate...more
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Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory Plaza Virgen de La Pena 15 | Plaza Virgen de la Pena 15, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ever wanted to make your own chocolate bar? Wanted to decide what fruit/nut//flavour/candy etc to fuse with white/milk/dark chocolate? This is for you! The staff are friendly, the process is pretty quick - go for it!

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank IceSinger
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was staying nearby and looking around the square when l found the Chocolate factory and was enticed inside by a young lady, she gave me a tour of the factory and explained all about the process of making chocolate and the various machines, it...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank wendy p
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is awesomely delicious!!! You get to view a museum and then do your very own chocolate bars!! I highly recommend this place! The staff and owner are truly wonderful and welcoming!More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank jaydepatton85
Eli M, Owner at Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Jay! Thank you so much, both for coming to visit us and for all your very kind comments! We really appreciate your taking time to leave us this review :))) How did your bars turn out, btw? They look chunky and pretty delish in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as part of TUI trip and came here! We was shown the chocolate factory and explained how the chocolate was made from the beans being on the tree to the boxes being made for the chocolate boxes! We paid €11.70 each to create...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank amzziiee
Eli M, Owner at Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Amzziiiee! And.....THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!! We are ecstatic to hear you enjoyed your visit with us so much and in so many different ways, and are also very touched that you dedicated the time to write this review for us :))) Do let...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the local bus from Torremolinos (112) to Mimas. The journey is about 1 hour and costs 1.70 €. It was a hot and sunny morning so we decided to have an ice cream and walked a cross the square to the Mayan Monkey...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank L5471YLfredb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a stunningly beautiful setting Mijas Village is. The chocolate factory was very interesting and they provided great information regarding chocolate making and it’s oragins. I enjoyed my visit but I found the products very expensive but I will go back.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rachel1951
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cafe-chocolaterie offers chance to make your own chocolate from tens of different flavors. Also you have a possibility to visit inside this small factory. The price is same price as you would buy chocolate from store. There was huge amount different flavors. Also ice...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always visit this nice cafe when we are in Mijas Pueblo! What a nice atmosphere and ice cream mmm!!! And cake! And chocolates! Pistachio wow! Suggest to visit it and try!More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank ViktoriaK798
Eli M, Owner at Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Viktoria! We really appreciate your taking the time to share your thoughts with the Tripadvisor community :))) You are bang on when it comes to the pistachio ice cream. It really is in a league of its own! We not only make the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this place whilst visiting Mijas ! After seeing the lovely town in a horse drawn carriage , we had some time to spare and decided to surprise the kids with the chocolate making workshop ! We met a lovely lady Eva who took...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Eli M, Propietario at Mayan Monkey Mijas Chocolate Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

¡Hola! First off, THANK YOU very much both for coming to visit us and for your kind review. How wonderful to hear that you enjoyed both the workshop as well as the chocolates you made during your Express Workshop experience :))) To clarify, the Express...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our visit here and had the chocolate process explained looking round their old machinery before going into where the girls were making the chocolate before our very eyes. Very well explained and so interesting. All the staff were SO friendly and their smiles...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Carol F
May 31, 2018|
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Response from TineMus | Reviewed this property |
‭+34 600 088 542‬ For the 1 hour, you book For the 15 minut you just arrive i Think
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Terry B
June 4, 2017|
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Response from Eli M | Property representative |
Hi Terry! Eli here from Mayan Monkey Mijas :) Our "Express Workshop" costs 11.70 Euros per person. As the name suggests, this is a quick workshop (duration is approx 10 - 15 minutes), in which each participant gets to... More
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Sofia H
August 19, 2015|
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Response from Jasonmarbella | Property representative |
Hi Lars, during the summer period we run chocolate making workshops from 10.30am to 7.30pm every day and there is no need to book, just turn up. This express workshop lasts around 10-15 minutes, costs 11.70 euros per... More
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