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Erico - Creative Chocolate Shop and Chocolate Museum

634, rue Saint-Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P8, Canada
+1 418-524-2122
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Very good chocolate shop and cake

Very good place for the chocolate cake and desert. we finished the dinner around st jean street... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
viviannecan
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Montreal, Canada
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I ordered a custom cake for my mom's birthday and asked them to write "Happy Birthday Mom" on it... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
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A creative chocolate shop and an informative small chocolate museum where visitors can learn about the history of chocolate. The Chocolate Museum is free, self guided and displays more than 200 artifacts and objects related to chocolate history. All the displays now have their English version. Two video are presented (Artisan Chocolate Making and the Industrial Chocolate Making Process (French), from the cocoa tree to the chocolate bar). Watch the chocolatiers at work through a window while you try one of our 10 renowned hot chocolates. In the boutique, the chocolate lovers will find a great variety of classic and audacious handmade chocolates (try the Biquette, a chocolate with goat cheese and Bartlett pear puree!). Indulge yourself with one of our chocolate pastries (chocolate brownies, cookies, cupcakes and decadent chocolate cake) and during the summer, let yourself be tempted by one of the 69 homemade ice cream, sorbet, frozen yogourt and tofu offered! Érico is located in the Faubourg Saint-Jean Baptiste, a convivial part of the city, outside the touristic old walls, that is worth the visit.
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634, rue Saint-Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P8, Canada
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+1 418-524-2122
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good place for the chocolate cake and desert. we finished the dinner around st jean street. But we came here just for the desert. Not crazzy sweet , just enough . But I hope they could offer the tea .

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Reviewed February 11, 2018

I ordered a custom cake for my mom's birthday and asked them to write "Happy Birthday Mom" on it; when we opened the cake, they had written "Happy Birthday Mon". I even wrote them an e-mail with the exact specifications that I wanted and what...More

2  Thank Kimberly C
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

On a cold day, looking to duck inside to warm up, this was a perfect stop. We enjoyed learning a little more about our favorite food (especially that it has numerous health benefits!) The best part was the chocolates -- it was hard to decide...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

We found the shop on our map so decided to give it a try. It was bone chilling cold that day so we really needed to make an effort. We are GLAD we did. We each got a different kind of hot chocolate in our...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Wonderful chocolates ! I wish I'd bought more to take home with me. I ate the last of it on the way home on the plane.

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Reviewed December 25, 2017

Stopped here with sister, niece and nephew. The museum, though small, is interesting and informative, with activities too. The chocolate shop is stocked and the chocolates are fantastic. Short walk outside the city walls.

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Reviewed November 5, 2017

The museum is a bit of a goof and not the main attraction. The main attraction is the silky chocolate. Be warned; this place emphasizes the flavor of chocolate, not sugar. For those used to even the vaunted Godiva, this is better. Imaginative. Delicious. Marvelous....More

Thank Altonmann
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

This is a cute and very small chocolate shop right outside the fortification wall. They had all kinds of homemade chocolate splurges. They also had a small selection of ice cream and sorbet. I was told that they had a chocolate sorbet that was vegan...More

1  Thank where2nextbabe
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

This candy shop is unreal..delicious chocolates..the smell is lovely.Nice staff, great chocolates.What can I say?If you're a chocoholic as I am, you'll enjoy this "museum".

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Reviewed October 7, 2017

We stopped here as part of a food tour. Staff was friendly and accommodating. It was an interesting stop but not sure if I would seek out a chocolate shop.

Thank The_Hailes
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Response from Thomas M | Reviewed this property |
Good question; sorry I really don't know the answer; recommend contacting them via their website & email (on website TA won't allow link here)
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May 26, 2016|
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Yes it is open to the public and they are very friendly!
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