York's Chocolate Hot Spots



The Chocolate Fair is located in Parliament Street and Shambles Market and will run on Friday 25th March - Monday 28th March 2016, however you can enjoy and indulge in York's chocolate creations, attractions and discover so much about our favourite product all year round. 

So many people are still involved in a chocolate love affair in York today; we've put together a list of some of our favourite places in York, we hope you will enjoy discovering our Chocolate Hot Spots in York, many of which are looking forward to meeting you all year round. 

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Azra Chocolates Chocolatierwww.azrachocolates.co.ukChocolate Fair - Parliament StreetHand made designer chocolate shoes and gifts 
Beningbrough HallMuseum, Gallery & Gardens www.nationaltrust.org.uk/beningbrough-hallBeningbrough Discover the portraits of the London Whig Coffee House the Kit Kat Club, a generation of gentlemen that lead a cultural revolution
Bettys  Tea Room & Cookery Schoolwww.bettys.co.ukTea rooms in St Helen's Square, York & Cookery School in HarrogateEnjoy delectable hand made chocolate cakes, pastries, bars and boxes of chocolates as well as the most beautiful Easter Eggs. The Betty's Cookery School offers teaching on a range of subjects 
Borthwick Institute for ArchivesArchive Library www.york.ac.uk/borthwickLibrary, University of York The archive is home to a large collection of original documents from Rowntree's and Terry's of York 
Brown & Blond Bakerwww.brownandblond.com Chocolate Fair & lots of cafes year roundChocolate Brownies in over 40 delicious combinations 
Choc Affair Chocolatierwww.choc-affair.com Chocolate Fair & retailers around YorkAward winning York based Fair Trade family run business 
Chocolate Heaven Chocolatier www.monkbar.com7 The ShamblesDiscover a range of chocolates all hand made in this gorgeous shop on the Shambles
Clandestine Cake Club    Secret Baking Club www.clandestinecakeclub.co.uk/ccc-events/york-central-city-chocolateSHHHSH! It's a secret! Join a secret group of bakers that meet up and share cake and wonderful company every month
Coeur De XocolatChocolatier www.coeurdexocolat.comChocolate Fair David is a professional chocolatier who has been working in the industry for over 30 years
Fairfax House Museum www.fairfaxhouse.co.ukCastlegate, York Restored Georgian townhouse originally created by Lord Fairfax the house accommodates Noel Terry's collection of antique furniture as well as being a wonderful example of society dining and entertaining that demanded confectionery in Georgian York. 
Filmore & UnionRestaurant & Deli  www.filmoreandunion.com/locations/york62a High Petergate Enjoy Wil's famous gluten free, vegan brownies full of nuts & chocolatey goodness! 
Foxy ChocsChocolatier www.foxychocs.co.uk  Chocolate FairChocolate gifts, bars, truffles, hampers and gift sets 
Fudge KitchenChocolatierwww.fudgekitchen.co.uk 58 Low PetergateLuxury hand made fudge 
Goddards National TrustAttraction & Tea Room www.nationaltrust.org.uk/goddardsTadcaster Road Home to the Terry family, the house and grounds are open to the public to enjoy complete with a tea room offering Chocolate Orange Cake - What else?
Grays Court Restaurant & Hotelwww.grayscourtyork.comChapter House Street Home made cakes, desserts and pastries in a gorgeous setting in the shadow of York Minster 
Guppy's ChocolatesChocolatierwww.guppyschocolates.co.uk Chocolate Fair & retailers around YorkHandmade chocolate truffles, bars, shards and Easter Eggs. 
Harmony House Cookery School www.harmonyhousecookeryschool.co.ukStillingfleet  Harmony House Cookery School provides cookery days for individuals, families, friends and businesses of all ages and abilities. 
The Haxby BakerBakerwww.foodforthought.co.uk  The Village, HaxbyArtisan sourdough and slow fermented breads, patisserie and sweet doughs 
Henshelwoods Deli Baker & Delicatessenwww.deliyork.co.ukShambles Market  They make the most amazing Chocolate Brownies and Chocolate Tiffin
Hotel ChocolatChocolate Retailer & Cafe www.hotelchocolat.com/uk/chocolate-shops/yorkConey Street, York & John Lewis, Monks CrossDiscover a wide range of chocolates including own blend chocolate bars from their estate in St Lucia.  
Johnsons ToffeeConfectionerwww.johnsonstoffees.com York Markets based CastlefordHand made toffees and fudges produced using traditional methods 
LICCIce Cream Parlour www.liccyork.blogspot.com20 Back SwinegateEnjoy a range of 150 flavours of ice cream as well as sorbets, traditional sweets, unique gifts and hot and cold drinks.
The Mansion House Museum www.mansionhouseyork.comSt Helen's Square Official home of the Lord Mayor, many of York's confectionery families were upstanding members of the community, investing in their city and leading York as Lord Mayor, discover more about their role in York and in industry. 
Merchant Adventurers Hall Museum www.theyorkcompany.co.ukPicadilly & Fossgate, York Discover the merchants that brought sugar and cocoa into York for the city's wealthy society to enjoy. The company have had a turbulent past with some of York's historic chocolate makers 
Middlethorpe Hall Hotel, Spa &  Restaurant www.middlethorpe.comBishopthorpe Road This Georgian country hotel was once home to the Terry family, it serves beautiful Afternoon Tea with delectable pastries 
The Pig & PastryDeli & Cafe www.bishyroad.net/directory/food-and-drink/cafes/the-pig-and-pastry/Bishopthorpe Road Gorgeous home made cakes 
Robertos Restaurant www.facebook.com/pages/Roberto-Authentic-Italian-Gelato/3514602917068103A Goodramgate Traditional hand made Italian Gelato Ices all made on-site 
Rowntree Park Reading Cafe Park and Cafe www.york.gov.uk/directory_record/103/
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Terry Avenue The park was a gift to the City of York by Messrs Rowntree & Co. in 1921 and is a memorial to the Cocoa Works staff who fell and suffered during World War 1. The Reading Cafe offers outstanding refreshments as well as books to borrow.
Rowntree SocietyCharitable Organisation www.rowntreesociety.org.ukOn-line resource Their purpose is to tell the story of the Rowntree family; their business, their passion for reform and their legacy 
Sawley KitchenBakerwww.sawleykitchen.co.uk York Markets Hand baked Yorkshire biscuits, chocolate chip shortbread, white chocolate and lemon shortbread & chocolate cookies 
Shambles Kitchen Catererswww.shambleskitchen.co.uk Chocolate Bar & Shambles year roundCocoa infused beef chilli Burritos and pulled pork 
Tarte & Berry Bakerwww.tarteandberry.comChocolate Fair & On-line RetailChocoholics & serious baking enthusiasts, they even deliver their amazing cakes to your door! 
White Rose BakesBakerwww.whiterosebakes.co.uk     York Markets & lots of cafes year roundContemporary artisan sweet baked goods - sea-salted caramel and double Belgian chocolate millionaire's shortbread 
York Castle MuseumMuseum www.yorkcastlemuseum.org.uk Eye of York Discover the Victorian Cocoa Rooms and the Terry's confectionery shop complete with authentic sweets hand made by the company as well as other fascinating delights. 
@YorkChocAroma Resource@YorkChocAroma Twitter AccountYork is renowned for being a city that smells of chocolate, follow the aroma from the Nestle chocolate factory as it is tracked across the city. 
York Cocoa House Chocolatier, Cafe & Education Providerwww.yorkcocoahouse.co.uk  Chocolate Fair &
3 Blake Street, York 
The Cocoa House on Blake Street sells everything with chocolate 
York's Chocolate Story     Attraction, Cafe & Chocolatierwww.yorkschocolatestory.com

 Shambles Market, &  King's SquareGuests can discover the stories behind the greatest names in chocolate, unwrap the secrets of chocolate making, and even learn the art of the chocolatier. A fully guided tour and three floors of interactive exploration.
York Cookery School Cookery School www.yorkcookeryschool.comYork Eco Business Centre, Amy Johnson WayExplore your culinary curiosity with our wide range of classes. From delicate French pastry to robust Indian curries, you're sure to find a class that would tantalise your tastebuds!
York Dungeon Attraction www.thedungeons.com/york/en/plan-your-visit/death-by-chocolate.aspxClifford Street Discover Death by Chocolate with Mary Ann Cotton the Victorian sweet poisoner 
Yorkshire MuseumMuseum www.yorkshiremuseum.org.uk Museum GardensEaster Egg trails and other Medieval Festival traditions
Yorkshire Soap Company Retailer & Manufaturer www.facebook.com/pages/The-Yorkshire-Soap-Company-Limited/212569178804389Blake Street, York Discover a range of cocoa butter treats handmade on site in the Yorkshire Soap Company emporium on Blake Street with chocolate-scented soap bars and chocolate scented soap cupcakes


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