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“Chocolate Ecstasy” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Carlsbad Chocolate Bar

Carlsbad Chocolate Bar
Ranked #3 of 17 Dessert in Carlsbad
Certificate of Excellence
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Scottsdale, Arizona
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Chocolate Ecstasy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

The Carlsbad Chocolate Bar was an unexpected discovery on our trip to downtown Carlsbad. It is the perfect spot for dessert and has a large selection of chocolates to delight the palate. We savored the Dark Chocolate Raspberry Cake along with the house blend coffee and tea.

Be sure to sample the variety of chocolate truffles, chocolate covered pretzels, milk chocolate sea salt caramels, nonpareils, dark or light chocolate peanut butter cups, etc. Each provides a true chocolate ecstasy.

The location on State Street is easy to access and close to nearby restaurants, making it the perfect after dinner dessert spot. The venue is comfortable and spacious with adequate seating.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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English first
Long Beach, California
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75 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“week in Carlsbad”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

The Chocolate bar had lots of choices in candy both individual and in boxes and bags. They also serve coffee. As usual the prices were a bit high so we only got a small bag of selected items but what we got was very good. Cute little place to sit and have a muffin and coffer if you like.

Visited November 2012
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Owings Mills, Maryland
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116 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
“Cute name and good chocolate”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2012 via mobile

This has a good spin on the two best things in life, but really they are merely a nice chocolate shop combined with some wine. We are from the east coast where there are plenty of good confectioners like this establishment, so it was the name that pulled us in. However the offerings are fairly standard, albeit tasty. One unique candy they had was the Pepperidge Farm Milani cookie and also an Oreo cookie, dipped in different chocolates. We weren't overly impressed with the wine portion, but again, it is a cute schtick with the wine, chocolate and pastry and coffee drinks.

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Charleston
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Delight your sweet tooth”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

We stopped in for a nice bite of chocolate and a coffee after our meal. Good feel and a wonderful selection.

Visited November 2012
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Mentone, California
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123 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“GREAT AFTER DINNER TREATS”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

My wife and I were visiting the area on a Sunday - Monday, and had dinner with our daughter, husband and three grandkids. We all walked after and saw the CHOCOLATE BAR, and said ''Yes.....Desert!'' We all had chocolates of our desire and great coffee. The kids really enjoyed the treats.

The staff were very friendly and attentive. Only thing missing was ice cream, but we were not disappointed.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
      Value
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
      Food
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