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Hot Chocolates

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368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
+1 250-338-8211
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08:00 - 18:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Best chocolate by far! Heart of downtown and try out Cake Bread... perfect cakes friendly staff a real must visit when you are in town

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Thank 89barbaram
British Columbia, Canada
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715 reviews
378 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

met a friend for lunch in town, 1/2 between our homes. wandered along 5th st. after, always something to see. popped in here and bought a lovely loaf of olive and thyme bread. and as a treat for myself a hazelnut chocolate. always busy, many choices of pastries etc and a large selection of chocolate products. after reading other comments... More 

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Thank jarmwr40
Victoria, Canada
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445 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

If you're in the area and want some chocolate, you gotta try this place. I went in and couldn't decide what to get, and the staff were great with helping me figure out which truffles I had to try.

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Thank ProfAragon
Comox, British Columbia, Canada
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61 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The chocolate is to die for The bakery offers exceptional items along with sandwiches and the. Eat baguette in town. The alternative is the doughnut and muffin place Cumberland bakery which is hugely inferior and more expensive overall. If you enjoy excellent baguette, muffins, cookies, sausage rolls and like excellent coffee drinks and superior World class unique freshly made cream... More 

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Thank Tom W
Black Creek
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Hot Chocolates has been making all their chocolates by hand since 1986. They use Belgian chocolate and other ingredients such as house-roasted nuts and fresh cream and berries. They have an awesome selection of truffles, barks and fresh fudge as well as hot & cold drinks, candies and fresh gelato & sorbetto which are all made onsite. They share the... More 

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Thank Mary S
Courtenay, Canada
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Got a Christmas present for my wife from here and she loves it! The chocolate is absolutely delicious, it's so smooth and creamy. I would recommend a visit if you are nearby!

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Thank andy h
Campbell River, British Columbia, Canada
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151 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Hard to beat the quality of their products. I love chocolate and they have a big variety and they're so good. I go there quite often. I have also had their bread, cakes and other treats. Never had anything there that wasn't great.

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Thank GlenMClark
Parksville, Canada
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122 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Without doubt the best chocolate store I've ever been in and that includes Lady Godiva in New York City. Thirty seven bucks a pound and worth every dollar. Just fabulous!

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Thank Kapulanikai
Royston, Canada
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140 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I went to Cumberland to get some chocolates from Dark Chocolates but unfortunately they were closed the day before Christmas. Hot Chocolates was not only open but was packed with lineups at all their cash registers. Our Guests at Royston House B&B have raved about how great a shop this is for not only chocolates, truffles, desserts, lunches and ice... More 

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Thank ross m
1 review
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We happened upon this place shopping downtown and ended up going there almost every day. Not only way their chocolate amazing, but you could also have tea there with a dessert. Their lemon meringue cake was wonderful too.

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Thank Wendy H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-338-8211
Description
Hot Chocolates creates true artisan chocolates, each one hand dipped and unique.We have a large selection of truffles, fudge and barks, all handmade instore from premium ingredients. You will aslo find a large array of No Sugar Added products, hot & cold drinks, candies and fresh gelato & sorbetto, made onsite.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?