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Fog City News

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Go Here Now - Buy Chocolate Truffles - Now

Best Independent San Francisco Legendary Phenomenal Store that you will ever experience. The... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2019
CurlyH53
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San Francisco, California
The Best Chocolate, Greeting Card and Magazine Store Out There

I have been buying my gourmet chocolate and greeting cards here since the store opened. This is by... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2018
parismuse
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San Francisco, CA
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Home to over 50 chocolate producers, the Bay Area is a mecca of artisan chocolate. Since 2001, Fog City News has curated one of the largest selections of fine chocolate in the US. The staff has tasted thousands of chocolates to ensure the offerings...more
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

Best Independent San Francisco Legendary Phenomenal Store that you will ever experience. The chocolates are beyond Paris. Buy chocolates, an International magazine, a unique one-of-a-king greeting card and a mini purple sock monkey soft toy.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank CurlyH53
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

I have been buying my gourmet chocolate and greeting cards here since the store opened. This is by far the best store of its type - owned by one of the coolest, most interesting/curious, and most knowledgeable guys around, with a wonderful staff to match....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank parismuse
Reviewed November 27, 2018

This place has cards that make you laugh and cards that you actually feel good about giving to people. Funny, irreverent, right up to is-that-appropriate and sometimes beyond. Great store.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

There is quality chocolate, yes indeed. And, the best magazine selection in the City. But the card selection is the oft-overlooked star of the show here. Dollar for dollar, few things create as much joy as receiving - and sending - the perfect card. You...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

This place is truly wonderful and uniquely San Francisco. Adam, the proprietor and the friendly and knowledgable staff have made a chocolate convert of me. They have cards for every occasion and magazines from around the globe. Drop in for a chocolate happy hour !

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kedra C
Reviewed June 1, 2018

This is the place that introduced me to the wide world of chocolate. Knowledgeable and friendly staff and charming proprietor, Adam, will tell you all about the chocolate from all around the world, from tasting notes to information about the chocolatier. The store carries chocolates...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank avinash k
Reviewed May 24, 2018

I try to time my visits in order to take part in the monthly chocolate tastings. I have been introduced to a number of Artisanal chocolates that are now in my repertoire. Very friendly and helpful staff and the BEST chocolates!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jhr575
Reviewed May 21, 2018

What an incredibly dynamic and well-curated store with a wonderful & knowledgeable staff! It seems there's always a new surprise waiting every time I go...a cool new magazine, a laugh-out-loud card, and, of course, something interesting to explore in the chocolate section (not to mention...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank chocolate293
Reviewed May 21, 2018

If you like chocolate, this is the place for you. Adam sells chocolate from only the finest chocolatiers and you can tell the difference immediately. They've got local artisan makers as well as the big guns from around the world. Dark chocolate, milk chocolate, fruity,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 20, 2018

Come with me and you'll see ... a world full of chocolate, bonbons, truffles and more. I have been coming to the store on my way to work for more than 10 years and I'm never disappointed with the chocolate selection -- dark, milk, white,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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