We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Pod Chocolate Factory & Cafe

Features Animals
Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Pod Chocolate Factory & Cafe
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
216
All photos (216)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible20%
Travelers talk about
“honey bear”(22 reviews)
“chocolate tour”(21 reviews)
About
A must visit attraction in Bali! See chocolate being made from bean to bar at Pod Chocolate Factory & Cafe. All from locally grown cocoa pods, Pod Chocolate supports local farmers to grow organic while producing incredible chocolate. The cafe is...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
See all hours
Contact
Jl. Tukad Ayung | Carang Sari, Carangsari 80353, Indonesia
Website
+62 361 239440
Call
Reviews (283)
Filter reviews
247 results
Traveler rating
95
50
30
21
51
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
95
50
30
21
51
Show reviews that mention
All reviews honey bear chocolate elephants chocolate tour sun bear the chocolate making process elephant camp final product delicious chocolate cacao beans white chocolate elephant shaped whole process baby elephants elephant tour once in a lifetime white water rafting cocoa pod
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 247 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with the idea of having lunch first and then visiting the chocolate factory. Sadly you were not able to enter the cafe without purchasing a ticket of 95,000 for each of us, including our 4 year old twins. We asked what the ticket...More

Thank daveBangkok
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

Not worth it to visit it! Please don’t support it. Also very expensive for to visit it and the want to sell more and more if u are inside!

2  Thank max121212349
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The factory is small and the Tour takes 10 minutes. You get to see a pod, a tree, the fermenting and drying. Them look thru a window at machines. Non of the girls can awnser you if you ask a question that is not in...More

4  Thank mimilindahl
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Chocolate is nice, but you pay 95.000 rupiah or 5 euros for nothing you ibly get one shot of chocolate drink, everything else is extra paid.And the way they treated the elephants the worst i wanted to cry when i saw them tied up not...More

2  Thank Ana R
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Be clear on one thing: The $10 entry fee only gets you (1) parking and (2) a shotglass of chocolate drink. You have to pay extra for everything else - at an extravagant price. At the prices they charge, you'd hope that the elephants they...More

1  Thank KevinDX92
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We popped in here as we were going past. The chocolate is amazing. It is not cheap though. Roughly $5 Aud a block

Thank SallyandDale
Reviewed August 29, 2018

During a rainy day we asked our driver to take us to a quaint place and recommended this chocolate factory. The place is not so great and only show you the process of selecting cocoa for making chocolate. The ticket also allows a taste of...More

1  Thank Loris_Ercolani
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The sun bear is psychologically tortured having to pose for mean tourists. This scene is heartbreaking. People should be educated on these matters, it seems that natural compassion alone doesn't work.

4  Thank Fcalvo
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

I was just wanting to go for lunch and to buy some chocolate. This was only possible if you paid an entrance fee. Which was not cheap. I wasn’t interested in then also paying extra on top of the fee for an elephant ride or...More

2  Thank KazzaTravel
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

For the price of entrance you have only a cup of chocolate. You have to pay more if you want a tour, which is also a joke in itself. Small, tiny and trying to get money on tourists credulity. Pls avoid this place !

2  Thank RichardP486
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Rijasa Agung - Bali Ubud Luxury Hotel Resort Villa
194 reviews
.93 miles away
Ayung Resort Ubud
1,149 reviews
1.00 miles away
COMO Shambhala Estate, Bali
540 reviews
1.15 miles away
Daun Lebar Villas
14 reviews
1.44 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all nearby restaurants
Warung Dedari
79 reviews
2.09 miles away
The Wijaya Kusuma Fine Dining Restaurant
45 reviews
2.98 miles away
The Kelusa
13 reviews
2.22 miles away
D, Ala Desa Waroeng
5 reviews
3.05 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3 nearby attractions
True Bali Experience
153 reviews
.23 miles away
Wayan Tours
151 reviews
1.13 miles away
Bali Elephant Camp
330 reviews
.25 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
815teddyd
May 21, 2018|
Answer
Response from Raymondale | Reviewed this property |
Ya,hari lebaran buka juga
0
Votes
Sara P
February 2, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from love2travel232015 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. but it depends on the condition of the bear at that time.
0
Votes
RoieJ
January 2, 2017|
Answer
Response from Robyn Y | Reviewed this property |
You are able to purchase tickets without reservation. Keep in mind that you will need to pay for entry to the reserve area where the factory is located. You pay at the gate but you are able to deduct money for the tour... More
3
Votes