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Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria

24 John St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 2Z2, Canada
+1 905-396-7758
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“gelato” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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24 John St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 2Z2, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I LOVED the gelato, had banana with caramel. Lovely fresh banana taste and so creamy. I definitely would go back for the gelato, and I found it reasonable priced for the serving size. The chocolates are a delight to the eye, intense dark chocolate and...More

Thank Juelles57
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're glad your experience was fabulous and you liked the gelato. Mercury is known for intense, balanced dark chocolate combinations, and we hope one day you'll pop back in to give them another go. Our dark cacao are single sourced, and no traditional European manufacturers...More

Reviewed May 12, 2018

I was told that exquisite chocolate is hard to find in Northern America. True or not, this place debunks this false assumption. The owner creates delicious chocolate himself, which is pure delight for the mouth and the eyes. The only issue: it does not come...More

Thank Daniela682015
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. We're very pleased your experience at MERC was great and we look forward to you trying our Italian Gelato now too! Here's to a great #Summer2018. Cordially, Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria

Reviewed December 17, 2017

Do not miss this gem, just a few steps off Walton St, on John Street, in the heart of Port Hope. You will not find such a unique selection of pure cacao chocolates this side of the pond! Also available: melt in your mouth fudge,...More

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Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback! See you again soon, and we wish you a great summer 2018! ") M

Reviewed October 8, 2017

These are the best, most finely-made chocolates in the area. And by the area I mean a radius of at least a hundred kilometres. Honestly, I haven't found chocolates as good as these anywhere in Toronto - and I've certainly looked. Each of these little...More

Thank LH M
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

Happy Thanksgiving Weekend! Thank you so much for coming into Mercury Chocolates. We're most pleased your experience was great, and we continually strive to set the chocolate / Italian coffee bar high. Your feedback is most welcomed. Here's to a great holiday season. W

Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

By far my favourite treat to enjoy and enjoy giving! Love the uniqueness of the flavours and friendliness of the owner Darren.

Thank Laura F
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2017

We're very glad you had a great experience at Mercury Chocolates, and look forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you for your review, they help us provide world class chocolate to YOU our valued clients. Cordially, M

Reviewed May 24, 2017

We stopped by Mercury Chocolates today, sat at the little bistro table and had some gorgeous gelato. We then chose handmade, hand picked and packaged individual chocolates to take home. Well! They were amazing. Very unique in appearance, texture and taste. Each one was a...More

Thank Lulu P
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We really appreciate it and are glad you enjoyed the cioccolato and gelato! Here's to a great SUMMER 2017. See you again soon eh! M

Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Well if you are in Port Hope and fancy a real coffee, don't miss out popping into Mercury Chocolates. Darren, the owner and master chocolatier knows his stuff and whatever mix of beans he is using it's wonderful. I went in just for a caffeine...More

Thank pestoprincess
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2017

Blush,..well thank you kindly. We're very appreciative for your reviews. Here's to a great SUMMER 2017! Mercury Chocolates in historic downtown Port Hope

Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Excellent personalized service, and great quality chocolates and fudge! Asked for nut free chocolates and he made a special batch just for me!

Thank B. R. R
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2017

You're most welcome. We appreciate your fabulous review and wish you a most fun SUMMER 2017! Mercury Chocolates in historic downtown Port Hope

Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Small little shop that is hidden on a quiet side street. There doesnt seem to be much selection but I recommend visiting as the selection that is available is quite unique. Beautifully made with brilliant colouring.. and tasty!

Thank Katherine V
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2016

Grazie Katherine! We reduce the selection numbers a bit during late July and August, but ramp back up to a full 30 flavours by Sept.1st. Thanks for your feedback and for stopping by! See you soon, W

Reviewed July 25, 2016

I found the shop by accident in June, 2016 and both my two children loved the Salted Caramel Chocolates and the Orange. I went back for a 2nd visit in July and had the Chili flavoured chocolates and some others will go back again. The...More

Thank Alice C
Mercury C, Owner at Mercury Chocolates & Gelateria, responded to this reviewResponded August 10, 2016

Grazie Alice! We appreciate your feedback and would love to see you again soon. A presto ciao, W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$76
Cuisine
Canadian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 John St, Port Hope, Ontario L1A 2Z2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Port Hope
  • Phone Number: +1 905-396-7758
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Description
Artisan Chocolates, Italian Coffee, and Gelato located in historic downtown Port Hope. Come try us out! #PortHopeGelateria #PortHopeCoffee #PortHopeChocolate #PortHopeTourism
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