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Monica's Chocolates

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100 County Rd, Route 189, Lubec, ME 04652-3608
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North Oxford, Massachusetts
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170 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great variety of delicious chocolates, reasonably priced. Samples available to help you decide what to buy. Definitely worth a stop if you're in the area!

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Eastport, Maine
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Any trip to Lubec involves a stop at Monica's Chocolates. There is such a variety to choose from and it's all made on the premises so it couldn't be fresher. Monica also has a large selection of clothing and jewelry that are priced very reasonably. The shop is right on Rt. 189 so it's easy to find.

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Thank Robert D
Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, Robert D! Kind Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

Southern Maine
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Monica's chocolates are fine; some of the best I've had. Her hot chocolate is divine! One of her employees told us it takes 3 hours to make. It's the best we've had since Paris: thick, creamy, rich, and flavored with mild spices. It is not to be missed!

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Thank arecibo2
Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for your business and leaving a review, arecibo2. That's correct! It takes three hours of near-constant stirring to make our delicious, special hot chocolate. Warm Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

Burnsville, North Carolina
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131 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We bought five different chocolates, all of them delicious! I was impressed with her operation and chocolates, I recommend going and trying some.

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Thank Mootheart
Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review, Mootheart. We are happy you are impressed with our operation and chocolates. Remember, every piece of chocolate is handcrafted and hand-packaged with care! Kind Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

Portland, Maine
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Wow, who expected world class chocolate goodies in far eastern Maine? This is a do not miss. Only downside is that they do not segregate peanut items. Creative jewelry is also offered for sale at really low prices.

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Thank Dave40827
Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a review, Dave40827. We do make milk and dark chocolate that has not been exposed to any nuts, but it won't be found in the shop. We keep it in a "safe bin" in the basement, where we make our chocolates. Please feel free to contact us if you're interested in peanut-free chocolate. Kind Regards, Monica's... More 

Greenwood, Arkansas
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Where do I begin? This was our 1st time in the Lubec area. I had read reviews on TA about things to do in the area and Monicas Chocolates was highly recommended. We were finishing up our day of sightseeing and it was almost 8 (her closing time) and we walked thru the door and was greeted by a young... More 

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Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving a thoughtful, thorough review, hcpearcy. We are happy you had a delightful experience, and found many items you liked in the shop. Please take care! Warm Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

eastern
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24 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Took no photos but lovely large shop with enoigh variety of great quality chocolate to please all. We tried some samples before buying..all were great and nice strong coffee as well.

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Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, EasternOntario! We are happy you enjoyed the samples and tried the coffee! Kind Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

Columbia, South Carolina
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56 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Stopped to purchase a few chocolates. They offered several samples, and we were immediately sold. The prices are not cheap, but much better than Godiva, or anything else that I have ever tasted. She also sells some beautiful alpaca clothing from Peru

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Thank lehn
Reposteria, Front Office Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, lehn! We are happy you enjoyed the samples and our other chocolate products! Warm Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

Pennsylvania
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

I have read about this place for years. We finally made it!!! And it is amazingly divine! Thank goodness for mail order! I don't know the Peruvian secret, but it's worth saving! There's so much to choose from, we got a sea sponge and Raspberry wine truffles. They were both phenomenal! Monica is very friendly, as is her staff!

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Thank C B
Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, C B! We are delighted you finally made it to our shop! Take Care, Monica's Chocolates More 

california
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Beautifully laid out gift shop that offers Peruvian chocolates that are freshly made and created on the premises. The bonbons were some of the best that I have had including those that I previously sampled in Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Germany, Denmark, England, Ireland, and Switzerland. The free samples offered to new visitors by Monica and her well trained staff... More 

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Thank nhutcherson
Reposteria, Public Relations Manager at Monica's Chocolates, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review, and for the fine compliment, nhutcherson! We are happy you enjoyed the various products we offer in our shop. Kind Regards, Monica's Chocolates More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 18:30
Monday
08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:30
Thursday
08:00 - 18:30
Friday
08:00 - 18:30
Saturday
08:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 County Rd, Route 189, Lubec, ME 04652-3608
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Lubec
Description
1-866-952-4500 Recently moved to this location. Open for lunch only, Wed-Fri.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?