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Newport Chocolates

1 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
+64 9-403 8888
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Best Hot Chocolate in NZ

The claim Best Hot Chocolate in NZ, but the could claim Best in Southern Hemisphere! Extremely... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Darwin, Australia
via mobile
Delicious "Mexican style" hot chocolate drink, but only in a "no options" package

Here you can enjoy an excellent hot chocolate "Mexican style" (with chili and cinnamon). Really... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
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Handcrafted Chocolates, made with 100% swiss chocolate and infuse with local New Zealand ingredients. Open in 2 locations Russell factory and Auckland Factory. Our product is real with out addings or preservatives, we offer purest Chocolate.
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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1 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
+64 9-403 8888
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The claim Best Hot Chocolate in NZ, but the could claim Best in Southern Hemisphere! Extremely satisfied after stopping here, we had the Hot chocolate, Extreme Mocha and peanut butter chocolates. They are amazing, as you have your drink they make the chocolates in the...More

Thank TrevorRadburn
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Here you can enjoy an excellent hot chocolate "Mexican style" (with chili and cinnamon). Really yummy, and great on cool days. But: unfortunately only available in an NZ$ 11 (eleven) package that adds one (1) praline. Alternatively, for the same price you can have an...More

Thank Uhuru966
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

After a pub lunch we thought we would have an ice cream before catching the boat. Fortunately we came across Newport Chocolate first and had the most delicious cup of hot chocolate. A must!

Thank Colin E
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

My friend found this chocolate shop and insisted that we take a trip to Russell so she could share it with me. I have since returned several times and it is now my new favorite. The shop is small and includes the kitchen which allows...More

1  Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Recently went for a family holiday to the bay of islands. Going to Russell to visit the chocolate shop was on my 'I MUST do' list. Sadly as I walked in to, all excited to treat myself to some fancy chocolate, the lady behind the...More

Thank shellypalmer90
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A wonderful addition to Russell. An amazing selection of chocolates, and very helpful staff. Your selection of chocolates can be beautifully packaged if you are buying as a gift. I would thoroughly recommend visiting this shop when you are in Russell.

Thank Harremily
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Stopped iin Russell after a ride to Hole in the Rock. Well worth the stop! We selected a few flavors and then nibbled on them while waiting for the ferry back to Paihia. Chocolates never made it to the ferry. Well worth the stop in...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The sleepy but charming town of Russell is most fortunate to have a life-support system in the form of Newport Chocolates to prevent the place from sinking completely into a mid-winter coma. A wet and blustery August morning saw us wandering along Russell's beachfront precinct...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were served by the owner who delivered a quality service and was more than happy to chat with us about his creations. We ordered a variety of chocolates as well as a hot chocolate each (one of the best hot chocolates we have ever...More

Thank Kylie M
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Great boutique chocolates. Not cheap but when u start eating you will kniw why. You can also get hot choc and mocca coffees. We bought way to many chocs. Woohooo

Thank Cheryl-ann H
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