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The Bar of Chocolate Cafe

38 Wharf St, Portland, ME 04101-4144
+1 207-773-6667
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“chocolate cake” (15 reviews)
“dessert drink” (5 reviews)
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38 Wharf St, Portland, ME 04101-4144
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of six who stopped in for a quick drink. The music wasn't so loud that you couldn't hear your party - which is important to me in a bar. I tried a few of our party's drinks - the limoncello was...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love to go there before dinner in Portland for a martini. In my opinion very underrated as they are reasonably priced and serve great drinks. Haven't actually had chocolate there...yet.

Thank Dwayne S
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

WOW! What a place, amazing selection of desserts and drinks. Moar surround themselves around chocolate. A must see when in the area.

Thank Dino S
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We were told of this place by people we met in Kennebunk and we were glad we went. The bartender Jimmy was not only a great guy he was an absolutely a great bartender. All the martinis, were great especially the chocolate ones. A must...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

The desserts were amazing. I have zero bad things to say. We had: the carrot cake, flourless chocolate cake, chocolate whiskey cake and chocolate caramel sea salt cake. There was one bartender for the entire restaurant and he was running around like it was nothing....More

Thank riamh_briste
Reviewed August 17, 2018

This bar was outstanding! Jimmy, the bartenders, makes the most awesome drinks. He puts a lot of time and effort into each drink. Almost like a pice of art! We went during happy hour and it was amazing! Definitely try the chocolate martini! Best of...More

Thank marose1010
Reviewed August 13, 2018

My wife and I decided to end our trip with a decadent dessert drink. She had the chocolate martini, and I had the german chocolate cake martini. Both drinks were excellent, and definitely satisfied our cravings for chocolate. We did have a sip of each...More

Thank jerrys01
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

The Bar of Chocolate is small, quaint, with great service. I enjoyed a German Chocolate martini and chocolate peanut butter cheesecake. My friends each ordered different drinks and desserts. Everyone was pleased with their choices. Note if you get coffee it is not decaf. Next...More

Thank Lindamim
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

We visited Bar of Chocolate towards the end of our first night in Portland. They have many dessert (and regular) cocktails to choose from as well as many delicious desserts. They also have wine. The atmosphere was not as comfortable as I would have liked...More

Thank jermsshan
Reviewed July 21, 2018

While in Portland, we were looking for a place to get something sweet after dinner. All of the bakeries were closed and we came across the Chocolate Bar. We tried the vanilla cheesecake and the chocolate cheesecake and both were extremely delicious. The atmosphere was...More

Thank Sarah H
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Response from Sue B | Reviewed this property |
My 18 year old grand daughter was with us. It's not a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 Wharf St, Portland, ME 04101-4144
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Portland
  • Phone Number: +1 207-773-6667
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