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Hot Chocolates

368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
+1 250-338-8211
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (38 reviews)
“ice cream” (26 reviews)
“truffle” (26 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
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368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is a chocolate shop that also sells coffee and icecream, also on the other side they do breads and cakes and gourmet condiments like oils and vinegars.

1  Thank Kim W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Being a diabetic I should not be eating icecream, but some days when I am walking past I cannot resist. Wonderful artisan icecream. Not just icecream though - delicious chocolates and also a deli for a tasty snack, decadent pastries and excellent coffee. They even...More

1  Thank Nadine T
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Living locally, I often walk down to Hot Chocolates for a rich dark coffee and indulge is some thing totally decedent: a flaky almond croissant or a slice of their double chocolate cake. For special occasions the sky is the limit; if you can imagine...More

1  Thank Gaynor B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I have found this on 5th street in Courtenay when all I wanted was a quick coffee. What I found is they carry sugar free flavours for your coffee and sugar/dairy free options in their amazing looking chocolates. Great staff, friendly and by the way...always...More

1  Thank netlie
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I go here regularly. The edibles here are beyond reproach. The place is always busy, mostly from locals that know a good thing, the visitors to the valley that try the place are instantly devoted fans. If you enjoy the most wonderful treats and eats...More

1  Thank Rob N
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Everything is great! The coffee is great, the gelato is great, the bakery is great, and of course the chocolate is fantastic! What I like best is that there is a sugar free selection...And not just one or two, but at least a dozen. I...More

1  Thank Jazzfatcat58
Reviewed 11 July 2017

They have the best chocolates. Even if you just have plain chocolate or some of the really fancy ones they all are fabulous.

1  Thank andymak
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Whenever I need a treat or to take a treat to someone special, I visit Hot Chocolates. My not-for-profit organization routinely gifts selected volunteers with a large chocolate bar. Everyone covets them. We designed the wrapper with our organization's logo and Hot Chocolate makes them...More

1  Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 1 July 2017

If you're in the area, you're remiss to not visit this delightful, busy shop every day that you can, just to taste all the variety of delicious goods! Especially wonderful for the Easter season, in my experience.

1  Thank Kristina M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I had a small problem which was handled by the owner very nicely.I have shopped there for years for special occasions .Birthdays Xmas Gifts.I ship across the country to the East and Candy is shipped without issues through the Mail.I rate this shop as one...More

Thank Sharon B
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 368 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1K1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-338-8211
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Hot Chocolates creates true artisan chocolates, each one hand dipped and unique.We have a large selection of truffles, fudge and barks, all handmade instore from premium ingredients. You will aslo find a large array of No Sugar Added products, hot & cold drinks, candies and fresh gelato & sorbetto, made onsite.
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