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L.A. Burdick Handmade Chocolates

52 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3731
+1 617-491-4340
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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08:00 - 22:00All hours
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52 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3731
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

I stopped here early one morning to buy a gift of chocolates. A very gracious gentleman glided over to help me, as most of the morning breakfast action is at the other end of the store. I chose a prepackaged "spring assortment" beautifully boxed. The...More

Thank Martin K
Reviewed 17 April 2017

If you love chocolate or cake desserts and coffee of all varieties, then this is a must stop for you.

Thank we4lovetotravel
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I got the dark chocolate mint hot chocolate. This is to die for. Cakes and desserts were ok but hot chocolate made it well worth the visit.

Thank Theresa R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Consistently good. Best chocolate by far of any in Boston/Cambridge! I have only purchased chocolates there, have not eaten, but been told it is a lovely experience.

Thank HTJ4
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Café society in Cambridge, Massachusetts. You will love the ambiance, service and of course the chocolates. It is my favorite place to select a few special pieces to bring as a hostess gift or just splurge on myself. Go enjoy this place and soak in...More

Thank greatlady482
Reviewed 10 April 2017

The milk drinking chocolate is one of the best hot chocolates, I have had in my life. The texture is not silky. This place can be be very busy with limited seating. I would recommend taking you drink to go.

Thank Zoiey2182
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Whether it's a thick cup of hot chocolate or a gift of world class hand made chocolates to self or others, Burdick's is the place in Cambridge. Not inexpensive, their candy is beautifully packaged and known by many in Cambridge and Boston, as a wonderful...More

Thank Rick P
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Next to Angeline on the rue de Rivoli, best hot chocolate I have had. I always take Burdick's chocolate boxes when I travel in and out of the country. My European friends say it is the best chocolate they have had from the USA.

Thank agalabur
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This place is great! I know of two locations, one in Cambridge and one in the Copley Square area. They are a little off the beaten path but well worth the few extra steps! Their chocolate is super high quality, its very apparent. My favorite...More

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 14 February 2017

When one has a cup of Burdick's chocolate, on knows why it was considered to be the beverage of the gods.

Thank Eve F
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 Brattle St, Cambridge, MA 02138-3731
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-491-4340
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The cafe portion or L.A. Burdick Chocolate is temporarily closed for renovations but our chocolate retail is open.
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