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Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
+1 809-320-7715
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was part of a tour. On arrival we were given samples of hot chocolate and brownies which were delicious. We watched a video that explains the process of making chocolate from bean to bar. There was a table with some displays of beans and...More

1  Thank nctraveler315
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the whiff of chocolate permeating the air, we entered the Del Oro Chocolate Factory. We visited Del Oro as part of our city tour with DSRR Bus Rental. During our time at the factory we watched a short video about the chocolate making process...More

1  Thank cz63
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We took a taxi tour from cruise port and he stopped. by Del Oro. Skip the video demo of the real factory. The shop sells good chocolates and affordable gifts for people back home. The cocoa powder they sell is the real deal. I hope...More

Thank shruthi v
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Had a very good tour how they make organic chocolate . Very informative a must see. You usually will get to see this a city tour of puerto plata

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We hired a taxi from our cruise ship and selected the Del Oro factory tour as one of our stops. I have to admit that the tour was a little underwhelming and seemed geared to getting you to spend some money in the gift shop...More

1  Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Visited as part of a larger tour off a cruise ship. Did enjoy visit but set up for tourists, not an actual factory tour. Get samples of hot chocolate and brownie on arrival, then video, then quick explanation of stages of production by small scale...More

Thank PhilipLeic
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

They bring you in, it's free. The hot chocolate and brownies are to die for. They give you samples. You go into a small room where they explain the process, show you the beans and butter, and turn on Barbie-sized mini machines to make the...More

Thank RMCYR
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I was disappointed that it was not a tour to see the production line of step by step showing how chocolate was produced, thinking it was a real chocolate factory. It should not be called a “factory” at all. First you get to sample ready-made...More

Thank Teho1516
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Met at the front with a tasting of hot chocolate and a brownie. Both very good. Watched a video, which allowed us to see how cocoa is harvested, dried and made. Found it amazing that all of the bars of chocolate are hand wrapped. Not...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

A white family who moved to the Dominican got bored & started a chocolate business. Purely for tourists. Not that good. Bitter.

Thank Jennifer S
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Jerrica H
28 April 2018|
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Response from Teho1516 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the cruise port, but they were sold at the airport. Prices at the airport were much more expensive than at the factory though.
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Steven M
29 June 2017|
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Response from Mayra S | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe you can order on line, but call them up on 809-320-7715.
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Steven M
29 June 2017|
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Response from Cara_Siera | Reviewed this property |
I've been trying to find a way to order their hot chocolate for two years. If I ever find a way, I'll post it here.
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