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Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery: Tours & Tickets

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Melba's Chocolate Factory is a 'working' tourism factory located in a heritage listed complex 40 minutes from Adelaide at Woodside in the Adelaide Hills. From 1919 the South Australian Farmers Cooperative Union made the site famous by producing...more
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22 Henry St, Woodside, South Australia 5244, Australia
+61 8 8389 7868
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Reviewed yesterday

My friends and I stopped here quickly on our way home from our holiday to Goolwa and Victor Harbor, and it was definitely worth it. The chocolate is slightly pricey, but that is fitting to the pure quality of the chocolate we bought! Worth a...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank kate_roennfeldt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful old world charm building filled with chocolates and confectionary that brought back many childhood memories. A must visit if you like this sort of attraction.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank John B
Reviewed October 9, 2019

This shop is amazing heaps of groups and tourists friendly staff out from behind the counter smiles all round a this is lick,suck,and chomp heaven,dont just walk there RUN!!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Donal C
Reviewed September 27, 2019

Recently visiting the Adelaide Hills and travelling through Woodside we just couldn't resist stopping in at Melba's Chocolates. There was something for everyone, even sugarless confectionery for those diabetics out there. Yes that's right, something for everyone. If you simply love chocolate then this is...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Michael G
Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

While driving with friends thru the amazing Adelaide Hills, the car did an unnatural swerve into this place which was called Melbas Chocolate. AWESOME DELICIOUSNESS!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Maureen M
Reviewed July 10, 2019

Melba's chocolate factory has been around for many years though this was my first visit to the temptation palace. Unless you don't have a sweet tooth or don't like looking at chocolates and lollies, then this is a destination for you when in the Woodside...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank David W
Reviewed June 27, 2019

Interesting visit but if you are addicted to chocolate - don't go! Very tempting range available, lovely chocolate.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Lynette M
Reviewed May 31, 2019

This has been a family favourite place to visit for many years. They have a large range of lollies and they always have some to taste for free. You can also see the workers making the various lollies if you go during the week. They...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank David R
Tom F, Owner at Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2019

Hi David R, Thanks for sharing your wonderful review. It's lovely hearing that our Woodside factory has been, and continues to be, a family favourite. We hope to welcome you and your family to our Woodside chocolate factory again in the near future. Thanks, Tom

Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

Haven't been this way for over 20 years, but could not resist stopping in to grab some of their spectacular chocolate and sweeties. They have a huge range of yummy things to buy, and some very unique gifts. Don't drive past Woodside without dropping in

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Zaunerdeville
Tom F, Owner at Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2019

Hi Zaunerdeville, Thanks for leaving your 5-star review. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your visit to our Woodside factory. We hope to welcome you back. Thanks, Tom

Reviewed May 17, 2019 via mobile

Considering it’s free entry, it’s worth stopping in to see the confectionery making in progress. They sell a large range of chocolates and sweets but nothing particularly unique.More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kam0706
Tom F, Owner at Melba's Chocolate & Confectionery, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2019

Hi Kam0706, Thanks for stopping by and sharing your thoughts. We appreciate your feedback. Our extensive range of chocolates and sweets include a variety of old-style favourites (including our Inch Licorice and Traffic Lights) that are in fact not available elsewhere. That being said, we...More

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Natalïe M
March 20, 2017|
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Response from Tom F | Property representative |
Hi Natalie, Thanks for your question. Reaching us is easy via the National Highway M1. Follow the prompts out of the city and head towards the hills. Once you've reached Hahndorf, exit and turn left at the roundabout... More