Z. Cioccolato


474 Columbus Ave.

First Fridays, February 5:

Valentine's day specials

& jason mecier's candy art exhibition: Candylebrity

Valentine's Day is only two weeks away! Make sure you order soon for some delicious Valentine's fudge Get a 6-piece or 9-piece box which includes saltwater taffy and a heart-shaped homemade PB cup. Click the link below to order!



Pop Artist Jason Mecier creates one of a kind outrageous mosaic portraits. He meticulously fabricates anybody out of anything, from Kevin Bacon out of bacon, to Honey Boo Boo out of 25 lbs. of trash. Jason’s artwork has been featured everywhere from Entertainment Weekly to The New York Times, on TV shows like Glee, Rachael Ray and TMZ, as well as music videos by Pink and Pitbull. His portraits are hanging in Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museums, countless celebrity homes, and even in The Playboy Mansion! Check out his new book POP TRASH available everywhere now!

Candylebrity is a sugary series of stale candy portraits inspired by Hollywood’s sweetest stars! Lickable lovelies like Nick Jonas and Latoya Jackson will be there! Hoda’s gonna skittle on over… “How you doin, Wendy Williams?”! The Candy Corns from Orange is the New Black will make Abby Lee Miller and Benedict Cumberbatch do the Hot Tamale all night long! Don’t forget about the Man-Candy Joe Manganello and Tom Hardy! They’ll just melt your li’l chunky chocolate cashew carmel fudge clusters.

Z. Cioccolato is a locally owned business located in the heart of the historic North Beach neighborhood of San Francisco. Owned and operated by the neighborhood's very own Candyman, Mark Zwiefelhofer, Z. Cioccolato is a sweets shop specializing in award-winning fudge. In addition to the house made fudge, they also feature chocolate confections, ice cream, dozens of barrels of fresh saltwater taffy, nostalgic candy that you have not seen since you were a kid, and novelty gifts for kiddos and adult kiddos alike!