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Fran's Chocolates - Downtown Seattle

1325 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-2002
+1 800-422-3726
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“smoked salt” (3 reviews)
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1325 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98101-2002
+1 800-422-3726
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Frans chocolates is one of my favorite chocolate shops in Seattle. Their downtown location is in a beautiful spot and the staff is incredible attentive & helpful. Even when it's busy the line moves quickly. Great selection of chocolates and espresso. A must if you're...More

Thank Claire C
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Fran's Chocolates - especially the Macadamia Gold Bars - are really delicious (and pricey). But there's no need to visit the store in person; it's not all that welcoming. My family and I order online, and it's the only way to go.

Thank GraceMarieGMC
Reviewed 31 March 2017

There is no doubt--their chocolates are excellent, but I found the atmosphere intimidating. It reminded me of a high-price jewelry store, and the customer service was not particularly friendly. I would not return, but if you enjoy high priced, high quality chocolates, this is the...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 29 March 2017

A nice spot to stop over to buy a gift for someone or yourself. Always have yummy samples, but its a nice treat!

Thank RedHotRita
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Have been here many times over the past five or six years and it's always a destination for a bit of indulgence! It's a beautifully laid out store and you nearly always get a sample. We've enjoyed hot chocolate here in the past. As always...More

Thank JHarris_9
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We found madagascar chocolate with 100% cacao for our daughter who cannot handle chocolate with sugar.

Thank honeysuckle60
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I stopped by her after walking around pike's place market. I was disappointed by the staffs lack of knowledge about the chocolates (I like to know what type of chocolate (e.g. Brand and bar type) is used to make the truffles, but the two truffles...More

Thank srussell3travel
Reviewed 24 December 2016

I can't believe I'd never been to Fran's chocolates before. We stopped in as tourists with our family and were offered a sample of dark chocolate covered caramel with smoked gray sea salt on top, and OMG, it was amazing! I went in with no...More

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 24 November 2016

We saw the variety of chocolates Fran's had and bought some and they were very goid. Service was good but be forewarned that the chocolate is expensive

Thank trbeer
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great chocolate, especially the darkest, which is fruity with with an incredible mouth feel.. Nice people behind the counter, and the sample was a wonderful bonus.

Thank Loyal M
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