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Kakawa Chocolate House

1050 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2736
+1 505-982-0388
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1050 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2736
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were out walking on Saturday from the Farmers' Market over to Canyon Road and walked by Kakawa. I remembered it from the last time I was in Santa Fe and took my companion -- who had not been before -- for a treat from...More

Thank WednesdayNightGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was very friendly, and we had lots of free delicious samples. The truffles were great as well

Thank TheKennyJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious drinks. So much more than hot chocolate! My husband had a chocolate malt so they have cold drinks and ice cream too. Great service too

Thank jjachardin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hot Chocolate tasting. I’ll call it hot chocolate, but Kakawa wants to recreate the flavors of historic drinking chocolate elixirs. Sample the flavors available listed daily on a chalk board. Then order a cup of you favorite with a dollop of whipped cream! Also, if...More

1  Thank B H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there yesterday and I had organic sea salt caramel ice cream with hot fudge and whip cream. So yummy! My husband and I also had the Jeffersonian elixir, which is a type of hot chocolate. They have a variety of elixirs that include...More

Thank boppy1Minneapolis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a college student from Maryland visiting family over the break, and I came and enjoyed the best hot chocolate I've ever had. The owner was very gracious and even gave advice about a good wallet to buy. The chocolate drinks and bites we're fantastic....More

1  Thank Saul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly greeted and asked if we had we there before. We hadn't and I was very appreciative of the time that was taken to familiarize us with the different options, and that included taste samples. I LOVED Kakawa Chocolate House! I will definitely...More

1  Thank Crystal C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a chocolate affectionado, or even somewhat curious about what that might entail, this is a great place to find out and to feed your cultural tooth. The cups are brewed in the Central and South American traditions and are geared to suit...More

1  Thank V V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chocolate just as good at any grocery store. They really do not "make" their own chocolate, but do a good PR game.More

Thank haciendado
Bonnie B, Guest Relations Manager at Kakawa Chocolate House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

@haciendado We are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your chocolate. It is correct that we do melt chocolate instead of using cocoa powder or a mix as part of the recipes for our drinking elixirs but absolutely incorrect that we do not "make" our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

crowded, noisy and harried looking staff who did not offer a great deal of information. We got our drinks and left for a more welcoming location.

Thank karensN3766VL
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1050 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2736
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-982-0388
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We are a specialty chocolate company with a passion for historic drinking chocolate elixirs and hand crafted truffles, caramels, baked goods and more! Come in daily for tastings of our warm elixirs or cold organic ice cream- Eat in or take out for the best sweet treat in Santa Fe!
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