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Chocolate Cafe

££ - £££
Downtown Indianapolis
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20 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3007
+1 317-951-4816
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 16:00
Sat 09:00 - 14:00
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened upon this place by sheer accident and I had to go in. We each bought a dessert (I got peanut butter chocolate cake and my friend got carrot cake). We went back to the hotel and just died from the decadence of the cakes. Amazingly friendly staff, too!

Thank Shae E
Carmel, Indiana
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The chocolate cafe is chocolate heaven. If you love chocolate, or if you even like chocolate, you should definitely go. The cakes are ginormous. The ice cream is divine. If I drank coffee, I'd probably love it too.

Thank VandiEnzor
Elizabethtown, United States
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Location is great. Visit the Memorial while you are there. Friendly staff. Nice seating area outside. Have more than just candy. Coffee, Water, Ice Cream.

Thank Angela M
Carmel, Indiana
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Every time my sister visits, we go to the chocolate cafe. We have gotten coffee, ice cream, and a ridiculous assortment of cakes and pies here. Every single thing we have had here is fantastic. Sometimes we get so much that we feel a little chocolate-logged after (like water-logged--get it?). Their stuff is so rich! If you love chocolate, this... More 

Thank VandiEnzor
Elizabethtown, Kentucky
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The chocolate was just average. But, we went back that night and the ice cream was fantastic. They were understaffed. But, the staff that was there was very friendly. Unfortunately, the staffing led to a dirty store.

Thank JasonA0529
Indianapolis, Indiana
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65 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The desserts are beautiful but they don't taste as great as they look. The six layer chocolate cake was dry and had a bland flavor and then cost $10.00! The ice cream was good but overpriced. Lastly the cheesecake did not live up to the price tag.

Thank Krissy765
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

It was an awfully hot day, I was just looking for Airconditioning & water the Chocolate Cafe was a fantastic find!!! Although it is small, the staff is very kind & accommodating! They had items to eat for lunch & of course luscious chocolate goodies. If you get the chance stop by, you won't be disappointed.

Thank BogieNBirdie2
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

The cafe only serve hot choclate and on the day that I went there, it's really hot so I decided that I need cold drinks so I ordered ice coffee instead. I tried blueberry cheese cake and it is so good.

Thank Pook A
West Des Moines, Iowa
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

My husband, parents and I stopped here for a cool afternoon treat. There were 28 flavors of ice cream to choose from and the staff were friendly and offered as many samples as we wanted. The portions were huge and it was fun to sit outside and enjoy the people watching in monument circle.

Thank Sara S
Arlington Heights, Illinois
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63 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

There were lots of chocolate choices Great place for dessert (hot chocolate in winter). It was a little small so it got crowded with only one person waiting on people at the chocolate counter. Chocolates ended up costing approximately $1 each. They also serve ice cream which people seemed to be enjoying, but we were too busy picking out chocolates... More 

Thank soccermom1122

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3007
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-951-4816

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?