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Devonport Chocolates

17 Wynyard St, Devonport, New Zealand
+64 9-445 6001
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Chocolates - yummsss

Want to go for a relax and in your own time. Come to Devonport. After our bus tour, the guide... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LadyZ939
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Kuala Belait
Delicious!

The best chocolate in NZ. Good for parties, and also good for popping in and getting a small treat... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Captain_Cow26
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Devonport, New Zealand
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17 Wynyard St, Devonport, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Want to go for a relax and in your own time. Come to Devonport. After our bus tour, the guide pointed out if we want to have a taste of Devonport Chocolates, the go to this palce. We have a free sample to taste. But...More

1  Thank LadyZ939
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your time in Devonport! We have tastings on sample everyday - these change all the time. Hopefully it is milk chocolate next time you visit!

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The best chocolate in NZ. Good for parties, and also good for popping in and getting a small treat. A bit expensive, but it's worth it!

Thank Captain_Cow26
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review, we are glad to hear you enjoy our chocolates! Yes, a little more expensive as everything is handmade. But we agree, perfect for a small treat or sharing with friends and family for a dinner party!

Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

After being to the US we stopped in Auckland to see family. They suggested a day visit to Devonport. This is where we find these lovely chocolates. They went down nicely with coffee. We also bought some home as well.

Thank Catherine D
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are so glad to hear you enjoyed our chocolates. Yes, they do go well with coffee! A perfect little combo :)

Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

On a day trip to Devonport via the ferry from Auckland, I was fortunate enough to have picked up a map of the area which included Devonport Chocolates, otherwise if I had explored the Main Street alone and other major sign posted attractions I would...More

Thank Wishyouwent
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your review. I am glad you found us on the map! A little adventure off the main street will steer you into some fantastic stores. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed our handmade chocolates. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It has all the right bones, cute little chocolate shop making chocolate on site, however, the chocolate is not good. Single origion Samoan 80% dark chocolate has the texture of chalk. Don't bother... chocolate tasting is of only one chocolate a day. Today it was...More

Thank gillv63
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review we will take it on board. We are looking into the 80% being chalky today and testing our batches. It is a bean to bar chocolate and is minimally processed, so very earthy in taste and texture. We...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Visited Devonport Chocolates on Monday and spent some ninety dollars on purchases. The individual selections were to die for.Not cheap but worth a once off purchase. However cannot say the same for for the two 80g blocks of 80 per cent Cocoa which cost $19.80...More

Thank man192017
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you so much for your review. Our chocolates are handmade and are delicious. Our 80% is handmade as well and I agree very different from Lindt. Ours is a handmade bean to bar that results in an earthy texture and taste.

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We only just found this when we were looking for a Post Office. The shop is small but well set out with a number of different flavours of chocolate and fillings with gift boxes or a self select option. We went for the free samples...More

Thank GorsJoe
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thanks so much for your review, and we agree, spoiling yourself on holiday is so important!

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Love stopping by here for a chocolate treat with the kids, thanks for having such a huge range! Easter time is great for a visit!

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Reviewed 27 March 2017

We were disappointed we were not offered any samples despite making two purchases in our group.However the chocolates are beautifully presented and make a great gift.

Thank Chris E
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thanks for your review, I will definitely follow this up with the staff, you should all have been offered a sample the minute you walked in, our sincerest apologies.

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Little boutique shop, kind service, although be prepared for prices... probably the most expensive chocolate shop I've visited but in saying that it was a nice treat and we enjoyed looking through to the factory, worth the stop in.More

Thank chrissyRichie
Caroline E, General Manager at Devonport Chocolates, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our chocolate shop. Glad you enjoyed being able to see our chocolate being made. We are definitely at the luxury end of the scale price wise and product wise, we hand make our chocolates using really good...More

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