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The Chocolate Factory

Rt. 146, Golconda, IL 62938
+1 877-949-3829
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Great ice cream good prices must stop

Linda served us and was super friendly and helpful with tips for restaurants. Ice cream is really... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
BRIAN22Algonquin
,
ALGONQUIN
via mobile
Cute little chocolate factory and ice cream

Who can pass up chocolate! Just kiddie corner across from Dixon springs state park. They have a... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2016
Sjssz
,
Elgin, Illinois
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  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
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“fudge” (8 reviews)
“sweet treats” (2 reviews)
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Rt. 146, Golconda, IL 62938
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Linda served us and was super friendly and helpful with tips for restaurants. Ice cream is really good and priced to be affordable.

Thank BRIAN22Algonquin
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Who can pass up chocolate! Just kiddie corner across from Dixon springs state park. They have a nice assortment of fun molds for everyone. We enjoyed the chocolate covered cherries and blueberries, have a few other varieties also. We tried the fudge and the chocolates...More

Thank Sjssz
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for something to do while camping. Lots of fun molded chocolate to look at (and buy). They have a good selection of ice cream flavors to choose from. They also have fudge which is one of my son's favorites.

Thank Shannon F
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Drove about hour from our cabin, the chocolate wasn't the best I ever had neither was the fudge, had better at the fair. The toffee wasn't good Heath bars are so much better. Friendly people work there thou

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is an excellent stop to cool off on a hot summer day! They have an awesome selection of hand dipped ice cream and the prices just can't be beat. After a long hike or a day spent swimming at Dixon Springs, there is no...More

Thank knightrider98
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Great homemade chocolate treats, candy, and fudge. Also a great place to stop in for a hand scooped ice cream cone after a hike at Dixon Springs State park right across the road, or a day swimming in the pool at Dixon Springs State Park....More

Thank Trish M
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Chocolate in this state is DANGEROUS. Do not stop here if you are on a diet, value your present weight and you want to keep it that way. We're staying at the state park across the way, I had my wallet with me on a...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 23 May 2016

best chocolate variety around that i know of has ice cream friendly people are there to serve you with a smile

1  Thank prince9540
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Love the HUGE variety! Something for everyone...and my favorite--hand-dipped ice cream! Perfect place to stop in after a hike at Dixon Springs State Park.

1  Thank SoILFamily
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Happened to pass this tiny shop in rural Illinois and had to go in. The chocolates are incredible in both look and in taste. If you are near here, you have to go in. Bon Appetite!

Thank Catrpillr
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