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The Chocolate Bar

1835 W Alabama St, Houston, TX 77098-2647
+1 713-520-8599
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (116 reviews)
“cake” (59 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
1835 W Alabama St, Houston, TX 77098-2647
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I guess you could consider this more of a kids in college hangout place they try to do a cake candy concept with a sitting area if you're looking for higher-grade chocolates this isn't the place

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank AUSAGUY007
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We read that their specialty cake "The Uncle Darryl" was outstanding, and it was. Its a bit expensive at $10 for a slice, but that slice is big and weighs a pound or more. Feeds 3-4 ppl easy unless one of you is a fiend....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bryan_in_Houston
Reviewed October 17, 2018

We love this place. Simply anything you want chocolate plus all sorts of wonderful desserts. They have ice cream and wedding cake and candies also. Very large portions so sharing is definitely an option.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NannyGoat2956
Reviewed October 12, 2018

all kind of desserts made of chocolate, ice cream, and cakes... the portions are huge so be ready to share or get a diabetic coma

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cesar M
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Street parking only available. Large shop painted in purple filled with all things chocolate. A number of unique chocolate gifts like letters, flower chocolates, large chocolate champagne bottles & so much more. Some unique chocolates! The largest slices of cake & delicious ice cream. Also...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Karen A
Reviewed August 5, 2018

We love ice cream and after our dinner we went to try this place, it was pretty good , we tried the mocha almond , cookie dough, vanilla, rocky road and Tiramisu. It looks clean and it closes at 11 on weekdays. It has 3...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nidia N
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Visited with friends Saturday night, pleased they were open around 10pm & bustling. Ice cream counter staff was friendly, we sampled ordered a couple scoops. Since it was my birthday, I was intrigued by the cake counter & wanted a slice to take home. Before...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Haleyinaustin01
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I drove a long way to go to one of best desserts places in Houston ; and I got a very expensive slice of pecan pie and cheesecake ; very regular ! You can eat if you are near but don’t spend time going if...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank ontheroadb
Reviewed July 6, 2018

I have been to The Chocolate Bar twice since it was acquired by new owners (a fact confirmed by their employees). I have no problem with them adding non-chocolate flavors but I, like a prior reviewer, miss many of the old classics. The ice cream...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Here you will find just about everything covered in chocolate. From strawberries, cherries, to oreos and rice krispies, they have it all. There is also ice cream, cookies, and cakes of all kinds. The deor speaks of Willy Wonka. Stop by and I doubt you...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank SDDC11
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December 5, 2018|
Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
I called the shop at 713 520 8888 and per Dabeon ..no soy free chocolate. On a positive note though they have a few gluten free products. Hope this helps you Karen
Crystal S
July 12, 2016|
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Response from karenbX991PI | Reviewed this property |
You can specifically call the stores and ask them: 1835 W. Alabama Houston, TX 77098 713.520.8599 Rice Village 2521 University Boulevard Houston, TX 77005 713.520.8888
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1835 W Alabama St, Houston, TX 77098-2647
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighbourhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 713-520-8599
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