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South Bend Chocolate Factory and Museum Tours

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South Bend Chocolate Factory and Museum Tours
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3300 W Sample St, South Bend, IN 46619-3079
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since there were 10 of us in our family (ages 6-82), we called ahead to let them know we were coming, and there were probably 12 others in our tour group. I'm not sure what would have been included in the free tour, but we...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We needed to get to a breakfast place early and most everyone else wasnt open until 6:30am which was too late . We went to the Chocolate factory and ordered eggs,bacon and toast which I believe you had a choice of sour dough toast, or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2018

The tour is 20-30 minutes long and there is admission fee for the tour, but not to enter the gift shop area. Your ticket will translate into a discount in the gift shop. We found the guide (Brooklynn) to be knowledgeable and personable, giving us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Chris L
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We drove over 30 mins to take a tour today only to find they were closed because of a plumbing issue. I saw nothing on their website to indicate they wouldn't be open today. Very disappointed that we couldn't show our guest, who is visiting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dillnbee
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We loved the walk through and wished it was longer so there would be more samples! The guide was great and handled all questions well. We were glad they weren't in production that day so we could hear, but wish we had an opportunity to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

I mean, you are gonna get delicious chocolate, but as far as the store and location it's just ok. The people were helpful and it was easy to find. I guess we are just spoiled by Albanese.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Laura99IN
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our free tour of the factory with Paul. He educated us on the harvesting and manufacturing of chocolate in a very fun and engaging way. It was very interesting learning about the production of chocolate from start to finish....right up to packaging...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 922dlp
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

The free tour was interesting . Learn about how chocolate is grown and produced. Gave a nice review of how the factory makes its candy . Enjoyed talking with owner . Candy store has great deals .

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank rbaker4878
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

We even found some of the famous ‘golden dormers’ at half price. A little blemished but still sprinkled with gold and yummy good.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank edgefield2017
Reviewed October 30, 2017

We had been at the Chocolate Cafe in downtown South Bend and while we were there, we learned that the chocolate factory and museum was in a different place. Armed with directions, we had about a five minute drive and we were at the South...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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January 3, 2017|
Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
yes they do and to me it's the best part of the tour.
January 2, 2017|
Response from occams-razor |
never mind lol - i found it right away on their site :)
December 29, 2016|
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Response from techy174 | Reviewed this property |
I only saw the finished products and merchandise for sale. I was more interested in the restaurant. Prices are VERY reasonable and I would recommend it highly. Was staying at a nearby hotel and I must say the food here... More