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Mink - A Chocolate Cafe

863 Hastings Street West, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3N9, Canada
+1 604-633-2451
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  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
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863 Hastings Street West, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3N9, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always enjoy the dark hot chocolate here at least once each trip. Today, being cool and rainy, the stop was very enjoyable as we sat inside sipping and watching the world go by. A small chocolate bar is served with every cup. Delicious.

Thank 17KAG
Reviewed 25 October 2017

You must try the fondue - milk or dark - with tangerine segments, apple and cake it is excellent value. The Affogato is superb, The hot chocolate is great and the coffee blend is rich and lovely. You may have guessed - I really like...More

Thank s0undman
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I walked by this place and decided to try it. It was packed and smelled delicious. I ordered drinking chocolate and oatmeal cookies. The drinking chocolate was wonderful and came with a side glass or sparkling water, which really broke up the richness. The oatmeal...More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had the s'more which tastes very good but they were made complicated by being told to access on online video with instructions on how to use the fire pot and correctly make the s'mores. Lol. We just did our own thing. Very delicious but...More

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We had the option of milk or dark chocolate drinks here and chose the delicious dark chocolate. The best hot chocolate we have had in ages.

Thank Maturity
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Stopped here after lunch; well worth the gamble with GREAT chocolate, ice cream, homemade chocolate bars, bonbons, etc. Very tough to make a decision. Plenty of wait staff and very cordial. Can eat inside or outside on the walkway or have it to go. Highly...More

Thank ralphwilhelm1
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Mink has a delicious and unique selection of chocolates. Best of all though is their hot chocolate, styled along Mexican hot chocolate. Grab a cup, even on a hot day, and sit at one of the outside tables in the plaza. Life doesn't get better.

Thank GVancouver
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I like atmosphere here, especially in front...first visit, sitting with coffee, enjoying. Very good impression!

Thank Iva G
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Bought some chocholate bars for dessert. The dark chocholate was a bit waxy without a strong flavor.Service in the store was fine.pricecy for the small bars on offer.

Thank frequentraveler13
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Mink chocolate may be a little pricey, but it's well worth the trip. If you are lucky enough to visit make sure to have the S'more and the drinkable chocolate. They are both awesome. The cafe is quite clean and beautiful. Love this place!

Thank debmink
Vancouver's business district, the Downtown area is
bustling with smartly-dressed folks balancing their
lattes and briefcases to and from work. The area's
plethora of contemporary commercial, residential, and
corporate spaces has bred a landscape of nouveau
restaurants, chain cafes, and upmarket shopping
options. However, located right on the waterfront of
Vancouver's energetic Harbour, Downtown is a also
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27 April 2017|
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Response from karen187061 |
Sorry, forgot to ask my question, is it within walking distance of the Fairmont Pacific Rim as my husband cannot walk very far, thank you.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 863 Hastings Street West, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 3N9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 604-633-2451
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Mink Chocolates is an award winning chocolate company in Vancouver, BC. We make more small batch ganache chocolate bars than any other chocolate company in the world. We sell our chocolate online, or in our Mink chocolate cafes. Our cafe menu includes hot and cold chocolate and coffee drinks, as well as chocolate fondue.
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