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Peace by Chocolate

32 Bay St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2G8, Canada
+1 902-735-2762
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Amazing Story, Great Chocolate

I learned about Peace by Chocolate through an article written in the newspaper and was eager to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lisapD3575AI
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Bridgewater, Canada
Their Name Says it All

My husband and I planned the visit to Peace by Chocolate after searching out places of interest... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Julie B
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Nashville, Tennessee, United States
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32 Bay St, Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2G8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I learned about Peace by Chocolate through an article written in the newspaper and was eager to support this venture but live almost four hours away, so I was grateful when I had the opportunity to go to Antigonish for a sporting event in spring...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I planned the visit to Peace by Chocolate after searching out places of interest before our Nova Scotia trip, but we happened upon the coolest meeting when we arrived. At the time, the business was still run out of a small building...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Review of the chocolates not the location. Purchased the chocolates at a grocery chain the chocolates are super hard bland not even close to good chocolate's suppliers like Purdy's. when you bite into them your are close to breaking your teeth now unless the poorly...More

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Reviewed November 17, 2017

The owners of this factory, the Hadhad family, arrived in Nova Scotia as refugees fleeing Syria, having lost their chocolate factory in their own country. Supported by the Antigonsih community, they managed to start a chocolate business in their new home. The result is Peace...More

1  Thank the_introoder
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Went to Antigonish for the weekend, already knowing this was at the top of my list. It's a small shop, with a lovely story, great worker, samples and even better boxed chocolates..I bought some for myself, and for a girlfriends bridal shower present. They are...More

1  Thank doucey4
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Reviewed October 6, 2017

Civil war forced the Hadhad family to abandon their chocolate shop in Damascus, Syria, fleeing first to Lebanon, and then seeking refuge in Canada. After arriving in Antigonish NS in 2016, they started over again, opening a tiny factory in a space smaller than a...More

Thank regis c
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

We bought 2 boxes of assorted chocolates to share with friends & family. Love that they come with lots of dark options, as well as some milk and white chocolate too. Based on what we've tried so far, they all seem to have a bit...More

1  Thank Beccastelein
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

Stopped here based on reviews. It is a tiny little chocolate shop attached to a house. I would say it could definitely use some cleaning up and organization but we heard that they were in the process moving to a factory so that their chocolates...More

1  Thank Jo Ann B
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Reviewed October 11, 2016

To see this new family to Canada not only soar by creating amazing chocolates but be embraced by this community was spectacular! I would highly recommend their chocolates to anyone! They were delicious and so smooth! Amazing quality! A highlight on our trip!!!!

3  Thank camille d
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Great chocolate. Great story. But best of all, fabulous chocolate. Good job Tareq Hadhad! And great customer service - he handed us a chocolate as we walked up. Convincing us to buy two boxes not just one. It was an easy sell! Shop needs more...More

2  Thank Anne-Marie D
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Mary Jane E
January 8, 2017|
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Response from Carmen O | Reviewed this property |
not yet, that I can see, but the website says their online shop is almost ready. :-)
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