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La Maison du Chocolat

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Benkerstrasse 20, 14467 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 (0)331 237 07 30
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here to have a coffee and something sweet and we both were amazed about how delicious our cakes and chocolate were. I took an assortion of chocolates from the dessert list and I have never tasted such a delicious dessert. The setting was also very pretty. ( A photo below) My boyfriend took a piece of chocolate cake... More 

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Thank Johanna R
Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and chic cafe! As you can guess, this place' main attraction is the chocolate. Its everything and anything about that bloody brown gold! A must try if you at the Dutch-Distric in Potsdam- should be the best one in town. Fair price and good service as well.

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Petaluma, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Given the name of this restaurant, we came for the dessert. From pastries and cakes to ice cream, they have the sweets covered. The display case was filled to the brim with handmade, beautiful goodies. Three of us had three different items, cake, ice cream and pie. They were all excellent.

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was walking around the Dutch Quarter in Potsdam and decided to find a little table here for a late lunch. It took a while to get a menu and to order, but the staff apologized both times. I ordered a mushroom tart, topped with fried eggs and prosciutto, and served with a delicious salad of greens, apples, radish, and... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Sadly didn't have the hot chocolate...wrong time of day for us for such indulgence but we saw it and it looked good! Good brunch in nice location. Sat outside in the sun, value was good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

The hot chocolate is just the right thickness and darkness. By itself, it is not too sweet, which is perfect. It comes with sweet cream to add in to make it a little more milky and sweeter. It's great with and without the cream! The chocolate cake we had was dry and nothing compared to the hot chocolate. The location... More 

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Thank Bern C
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

About 15 years ago we visited Potsdam and had an unforgettably delicious cup of hot chocolate at Maison du Chocolat. I went back this week, and assumed my memory might not match reality - but I'm happy to report this restaurant is still producing the best hot chocolate I've encountered. It isn't part of the chain you might have encountered... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

We stopped here for a drink and cake during a day trip to Potsdam from Berlin. The cafe is quaint, with friendly service and the standard of the food and drink was very good. Great place to stop when walking round the town and historic Dutch Quarter. Would recommend.

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Thank Bourn07
East Windsor, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

Came for dinner with a colleague and while I thought the menu was limited, the food was very good and the service friendly and pleasant. Must say the place was empty for a Friday evening at around 7 PM. This restaurant is a short walk from the touristy shops and area of Potsdam in an Amsterdam looking setting. We did... More 

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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

I read the reviews on this venue before and needed to experience it for myself. I wasn't disappointed! The hot chocolate served here has got nothing to do with hot chocolate as I experienced it before. If you like to compare it with coffee, this is like the Espresso of chocolate. I would recommend a glas of water afterwards, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Benkerstrasse 20, 14467 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Brandenburg  >  Potsdam
  • Phone Number: +49 (0)331 237 07 30

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?