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For the Love of Chocolate

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Holy Chocolate

We go only for the Calebaut sp chips and bricks, but you have a ton of candy options, very, very... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2017
livinintha
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East Petersburg, Pennsylvania
Heaven

The deepest chocolate store I have ever been to with EVERY kind of chocolate item anyone could want... read more

Reviewed March 20, 2017
Wendy L
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Quick... think of a candy you love and this place will likely have it! Chocolate from around the globe, coupled with local artisan specialties and candy from my childhood. This shop was amazing! Customer service was a bit lacking but the selection was terrific!

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed August 25, 2017

We go only for the Calebaut sp chips and bricks, but you have a ton of candy options, very, very large candy store, probably the best selection I've ever seen, but I'm not looking for this, so IDK.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank livinintha
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Whenever I go to Richmond, I make it point to go here to buy delicious vegan chocolate. I do wish they had more vegan fruity candy and gummy choices though. The local and shipped in truffles and chocolate covered fruits are pretty good. You may...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 20, 2017

The deepest chocolate store I have ever been to with EVERY kind of chocolate item anyone could want in a helpful and well cared for store. The chocolates are fresh and include the ordinary like Tootise Rolls and the interesting like bacon flavored .

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Wendy L
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Visiting my daughter in Richmond, she took me to the candy store where her friend works. Amazing! I have never seen so many varieties of candy. There were types that were very familiar, but far more numerous were the many I have never heard of....More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Deborah H
Reviewed January 23, 2017 via mobile

This is not an artisan shop. It is Macy's meets chocolate. I have never seen a store like this. The variety of different chocolates from around the world is unmatched. Prices were reasonable as well. Excellent service in the store.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

I could have stayed in their all day staring at all of the amazing chocolate and candy options. For someone who appreciates chocolate and baking this is a must see and taste!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ny1019
Reviewed October 24, 2016

OMG!! This place is awesome... the staff is always friendly & helpful to be sure. But Ian is outstanding!!!! Very engaging and knowledgeable. He makes you want to buy everything in the store. I was in on Saturday, the 22d of October. I asked for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

I've never seen anything like this store in my life. It is a little overwheming. They have everything, and I mean every kind of chocolate or candy I can think of. It is expensive, but well worth it. The only downside is that there is...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Brianne J
Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

If it can be made in chocolate in the world you'll find it here. From liquor filled; sugar free, and even wedding chocolates! It's pricey, but well worth it. Staff is attentive, nice, good looking and knowledgeable

Date of experience: March 2016
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