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Chocolaterian Cafe

2004 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5325
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“macaroons” (3 reviews)
“atwood” (5 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
2004 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5325
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First - TripAdvisor says it’s closed Sundays; it is not. Chocolate connoisseur heaven. Parisian hot chocolate is rich, dark chocolate—not too sweet and thick, like drinking pudding! Ugly cookie with pistachio is super yummy, as is Badger bait. Eclectic interior with really cool acrylic pour...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had one of the cookies and it was great, the chocolate tart was meh and a bit dry. Lot of people just hanging out using the Wi-Fi. Will go back for more cookies.

1  Thank dyna47
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Walked into this lovely place recently and it had a really nice vibe. It has a very cozy and warm feel to it. Unfortunately, that's where the good stuff ends. The staff wasn't the friendliest bunch as far as cafe goes and sadly, the desserts...More

Thank bflo_grl
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Every time I walk into this place I wish I had the time to sit down and order something. Usually though, I cut through the cafe to get to places on the other side of Atwood. I always get an ugly cookie - the best...More

1  Thank Nineran
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We were supposed to stop for lunch but ran out of time. We made sure we stored at the end of our day. The French maccarons are incredible. Only second to the Bucheon Bakery in Las Vegas minus the flight. I also had the French...More

Thank Jodi M
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We had a chocolate brownie. It was fine. The place seems historic, with warm brown colors. Menu had one dish, the first time we went. Yesterday, it had about ten dishes. It seemed all were either meat or cheese, plus curry chicken with salad greens....More

Thank Manakoora
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Came here for a snack after a matinee show. Everything was yummy, I especially liked the Spicy Chocolate cookie! Fun to watch the candy makers at work.

Thank OliverandLisa
Reviewed 18 October 2016

If you are looking for a place to have some quiet time alone or a small place to meet old friends, this is one of the best places in town. It is located on a not so busy road of Atwood, parking is very convenient...More

Thank rsoul18
Reviewed 29 June 2016

I always get the flour-less chocolate cake and it's great every time. The service is always good. I would not hesitate to take friends here for an after dinner dessert and coffee. It's cool just to walk around and look at stuff hanging on the...More

Thank PaperTiger67
Reviewed 10 June 2016

The smell upon entering is inviting; the chocolates and macaroons are pretty great. Everything is made on premises while you can watch... Recommended.

Thank Vincent P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2004 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI 53704-5325
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
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