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Favarger Chocolate Factory

2, chemin de la Chocolaterie, Geneva 1217, Switzerland
+41 22 775 11 00
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We called in to the factory shop and tasted the smoothest chocolate with several varieties. Didn't... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
County Dublin, Ireland
A very Unique experience

Don't skip this place if you are in Geneva and love chocolate like I do. This is one of the oldest... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Geneva, Switzerland
via mobile
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Founded in 1826, Favarger is the only Chocolate Manufacture in Geneva that master every stage of the chocolate making-process, from bean to bar. We ensure high quality products thanks to a know-how drawing on almost two centuries of tradition in chocolate making and the choice of premium-quality raw materials. Come and discover the secrets behind Favarger chocolates! We organize guided tours and atelier with our chef chocolatier upon request.
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  • Average15%
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  • Terrible2%
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2, chemin de la Chocolaterie, Geneva 1217, Switzerland
+41 22 775 11 00
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

We called in to the factory shop and tasted the smoothest chocolate with several varieties. Didn't find the same range anywhere else. The orange chocolate bar is particularly recommended.

Thank Patck810
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Don't skip this place if you are in Geneva and love chocolate like I do. This is one of the oldest chocolate factories in Geneva and it very unique compare to other places since most of its machinery is still original from the day it...More

2  Thank Miaaa11
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We tried to walk in and were told that tours are only given with prior reservations. When we looked it up for another day, it was out of our price range, so we skipped it.

2  Thank Momx10
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

This has been hands down one of the most unique tours I've ever been to. Book a tour and you won't be disappointed, you get to see the whole process of chocolate making. Most of the machines are as old as the factory themselves and...More

Thank Miaaa11
Reviewed 30 May 2016

First off, it's in the Canton of Geneva but not in the city center...it's about a 20 minute train ride to Versoix, a small town by the lake. We booked a private tour since there were only 2 of us a day beforehand. We had...More

1  Thank IIDesuNe
Management response:Responded 28 September 2016

Thanks for your nice comment. We are happy you enjoyed the visit.

Reviewed 17 April 2016

I live around the corner and usually pick up chocolate for gifts especially around the holidays. Not much has changed in the years going. Or should I say nothing has really changes. Same packages, same chocolate etc.....gets a little boring.... They need to re-design themselves...More

Thank mbanderson
Management response:Responded 28 September 2016

Thank you for your comment. We are currently working on creating new products.

Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

One thing you should ensure you do is follow up on your email reservation. We reserved via email as per the website however if there are not 10 people booked on the tour it doesn't go ahead. Unfortunately they do not let you know until...More

12  Thank Martin P
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

We took a guided tour which took about one and a half hours. The guide was clearly very knowledgable and extremely attentive. It was so interesting to see the whole chocolate making process in the factory especially the old machinery still being used to this...More

6  Thank Theodoti
Management response:Responded 28 September 2016

Thank you for your nice comment. We are very happy you enjoyed the visit.

Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

As a chocoholic this is amazing! Great variety of to die for chocolate. Really interesting to see how they started out. Don't get caught short buy a big selection or you will be sorry when you eat you purchase that you did not!

2  Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Talking about chocolate bars, surely this place can be considered expensive. But, talking about filled chocolates and related delicate chocolate creations, this place is great, some of them can be considered a piece of art. The staff is extremely polite and helpful, and do not...More

4  Thank Alberto J
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