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South Bend Chocolate Factory and Museum Tours

3300 W Sample St, South Bend, IN 46619-3079
+1 574-233-2577
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Family trip

We visited on a Thursday. We did the 45 minute tour with children the kids had a great time . It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ken S
via mobile
Great Experience.

This is a nice spot to visit and learn something new about chocolate. Afterward, you can pick up... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Kevin G
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3300 W Sample St, South Bend, IN 46619-3079
+1 574-233-2577
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a Thursday. We did the 45 minute tour with children the kids had a great time . It was a great tour, samples, making your own candy. Everyone had a fun time!

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This is a nice spot to visit and learn something new about chocolate. Afterward, you can pick up some incredible eats in the candy shop.

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

While downtown staying at the Double Tree Hilton walked here which is only about a 2 min walk. They have great selection and retail area along with a huge seating area. I got several chocolate carmels. When we got back to the room found them...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This is a small but interesting chocolate factory. The tours are short but informative. If you are interested in learning more about chocolate, you can do that here. They have a nice little candy and gift shop attached. It is on the outskirts of town,...More

Thank pea1000
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I called about an hour before an upcoming tour and specifically asked if they were making chocolate (otherwise we didn't want to go on the extended tour which costs money). The lady on the phone assured me chocolate was being made. We went on the...More

Thank occams-razor
Reviewed 26 March 2017

I have been to better factory tours. Maybe it was just our tour guide. This was just a job for her and she was a poor guide and the chocolates were expensive I thought. The pop Corn was good and only a $1. a bag.

Thank bethniblett
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The tour was fun, the best part was buying chocolate at the end. It is a good way to spend an hour in South Bend.

Thank Linda P
Reviewed 10 September 2016

The Shop was very colorful and the candy is excellent, but the tour left something to be desired. Granted, it was the free 20-minute tour, but the guide was not the best. She talked too fast and is was often impossible to hear her. Brite,...More

3  Thank cpicasner
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This was a surprise. The location is an old factory in an industrial area, both need updates. The location faded as a problem once the employees engaged. The tour was great, due again to the employee team leader, it was educational and entertaining. One more...More

2  Thank 633sailor
Reviewed 31 August 2016

As always the visit was very good and the young man who did the tour was exceptional. This group was a Navy Reunion Group and they loved the tour and of course the chocolate.

Thank tal5418
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do they have reduced-priced "fails" in the store?
4 January 2017|
Response from Linda P | Reviewed this property |
yes they do and to me it's the best part of the tour.
what days and times are tours conducted? do you need advance registration?
3 January 2017|
Response from occams-razor |
never mind lol - i found it right away on their site :)
do you actually get to see any chocolate being made on the tour or is it more of a talk/pictures kind of thing? or do you only see them packaging chocolates up? the website didn't give these kinds of details...thanks!
29 December 2016|
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Response from techy174 | Reviewed this property |
I only saw the finished products and merchandise for sale. I was more interested in the restaurant. Prices are VERY reasonable and I would recommend it highly. Was staying at a nearby hotel and I must say the food here... More