Brighton is a city that is well known for its vibrant culture, stunning seaside views, and bustling food culture. When it comes to chocolate, Brighton has an array of incredible chocolate shops that are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. (We miss Choccywoccydoodah too!)
However, with Easter THIS WEEKEND, what better time to indulge in some delicious chocolates than now? Here are the best chocolate shops in Brighton & Hove that you absolutely must visit during the Easter break. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, be sure to add these shops to your itinerary for an unforgettable chocolate experience.
Experience the ultimate chocolate indulgence with Knoops, located in the city’s Lanes. Their unique concept of ‘chocolate shots’ allows you to create your own customised hot chocolate. They use their specially crafted chocolate blends, ranging from 28% to 100% cocoa content. With over 21 flavours to choose from too, you’re sure to find a combination that suits your taste buds. Knoops also offers a range of chocolate bars and gifts for those who want to take the experience home. Using only high-quality ingredients, Knoops has become a go-to destination for chocolate lovers in Brighton. Visit their shop and discover the rich and delicious world of Knoops this Easter.
Montezuma was created in 2000, with just a small machine, a boatload of passion and the goal of bringing chocolate innovation to the traditional British chocolate industry. You simply cannot pass by the wonderful shop without helping yourself to a bag of their fine chocolate. The best organic ingredients are used to handcraft each chocolate, from classic milk and dark chocolates. They also have quirky and fun flavour combinations, such as Salted Caramel & Lime or Peanut Butter & Jelly. Montezuma’s offers something for every palate. Montezuma’s Chocolates offers a range of vegan and organic options. Visit their store in Brighton or website to explore their delicious range of chocolates, gift sets and hampers and discover your new favourite flavour.
Indulge in the luxurious world of Leonidas Chocolate, where every bite is a tantalising experience. From their exquisite chocolate boxed to their wide selection of flavours, it is the perfect shop for all chocolate lovers. With over 100 years of experience, Leonidas Chocolate has perfected the art of creating premium-quality chocolates, made from the finest ingredients. Their chocolates are rich, smooth and velvety, leaving you with a lingering taste that will keep you coming back for more. Choose from their range of hampers, gift sets and personalised selections to find the perfect gift for any occasion. Treat yourself or loved ones to the decadent world of Leonidas Chocolate today.
If you’re a true chocolate lover, you can’t miss out on Hotel Chocolat in the centre this Easter. With a passion for cocoa, they create their chocolates with a ‘More Cocoa, Less Sugar’ mantra, ensuring a richer taste and satisfying chocolate with less sugar. Their house white chocolates contain 36% cocoa, while their house milks range from 40% to 50%, and their house dark chocolates contain a whopping 70% cocoa. And if that’s not enough, their single-origin chocolates reach an impressive 100%. Visit their Store in Brighton and indulge not only in their delicious chocolates but also their Cocoa Café, serving exclusive cocoa-nib Ice Cream of the Gods, drinks and treats. Don’t pass up the opportunity to experience this haven of cocoa.
Discover the art of chocolate making at Be Chocolat, where passion and quality are at the heart of everything they do. Founded by Michel Clement, an internationally renowned maître chocolatier, and artisan chocolatier James Sutton, Be Chocolat offers a range of hand-crafted chocolates made with only the highest quality and ethically sourced ingredients. You can watch as their skilled chocolatiers create delicious chocolates in front of your eyes every day in their workshops. Choose from a range of gift boxes, including the Deluxe Box, Long Mix Box and Super deluxe, or try one of their vegan options. Join the loyal and satisfied customers of Be Chocolat and experience the true taste of quality chocolate.
Treat yourself to the unique and delicious artisanal chocolates from Rainbow Organic Chocolates. Their commitment to using only the best, locally sourced and organic ingredients is reflected in every handcrafted chocolate they create. From pralines and ganaches to fondants and candied fruits, all their creations are made from scratch and hand-tempered to perfection. The friendly and helpful team is always ready to assist you in any way possible. Experience the flavours of chocolates that change with the seasons. Not only will you enjoy the taste, but you’ll also be doing your part for the planet by supporting organic and local ingredients.
Experience the divine taste of Koh-Koh Chocolate Boutique’s freshly made chocolates, with over 80 flavours to choose from. Sourced from Valentino in Belgium, their chocolates come in a range of flavours. Koh-Koh also offers chocolates for those who are diabetic, vegan, or gluten-free, ensuring everyone can share the experience. Their stylish shop features a carefully selected range of confectionaries including fudge, macarons, liquorice and more. Explore their Christmas gifts, ceramics, novelty chocolates and festive chocolates. Whether shopping online or visiting their Southwick shop, Koh-Koh Chocolate Boutique promises an unforgettable experience that will have you coming back for more.
Caramella is a family-owned sweet shop that has been part of the North Laines since 1988. The shop is located in a bustling area and is well-known for its pick-and-mix sweets, as well as their pre-packed products. They specialise in traditional sweets and chocolates that are hard to find these days, and they only offer the original varieties of brands, which are of the highest quality. Customers come back time and time again because of the exceptional selection of sweets they offer, including a large range of sugar-free options. While their websites only showcases a limited selection, they have a much wider range of sweets and chocolates in-store.
Relish in the rich, velvety taste of Audrey’s Chocolate – a true Brightonian treasure. For over 70 years, our team of passionate chocolatiers have been perfecting the art of creating handmade chocolates using only the most excellent ingredients. Their five-storey townhouse in Hove is where the magic happens, with each floor dedicated to producing and packing their delicious treats. Their signature fondant creams are made using traditional methods, ensuring every bite is a sensory experience. From classic flavours to unique creations, their award-winning boutique has something to delight every chocolate lover. Treat yourself or your family to the gift of Audrey’s Chocolate.
Chocadyllic is a charming chocolate business that prides itself on producing the highest quality handmade chocolates using only the finest ingredients. Led by head chocolatier Evelyn Day, the team is committed to bringing joy to chocolate lovers everywhere by creating delectable chocolate sculptures inspired by the beautiful architecture of Brighton. From weddings to birthdays, their handmade chocolate creations are perfect for any celebration. Located in Hove, the shop offers a wide range of exciting and innovative chocolate creations that are sure to delight. Discover the decadent taste of Chocadyllic chocolates – a truly heavenly experience.