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Makana Chocolate Boutique

Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
+64 9-407 6800
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This is a chocolate boutique where they make speciality chocolates before your eyes (and you can have a go too!) and the products are the best chocolates, without fear of contradiction, you'll find anywhere!
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“gelato” (11 reviews)
“hand made” (8 reviews)
Kerikeri 0245, New Zealand
+64 9-407 6800
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The desserts are delectable.such a visual feast. Didn't try the chocolates, but I imagine they would be superb. The gelato and sorbet are smooth, creamy and taste divine. I especially drooled over the cherry sorbet. Taste like they are meant to taste not like the...More

Thank Di A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very clean professional place. If you arrive at the wine district too early give this place a try as it opens before the wineries. Delicious samples to taste and you can observe the making. A bit on the expensive side BUT delicious - chocolate AND...More

Thank Sonjabs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before you even step in to the Boutique you start to get excited. Once you enter you find friendly staff who offer you a selection of chocolates to taste and feel like you are in chocolate heaven. I love that you can watch the chocolate...More

Thank joedb2388
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always stop here when visiting Kerikeri. Well designed and presented clean shop. Great to see the chocolates been made and always a sample to taste. Fantastic range of chocolates but rather expensive then they are a treat and hand made. Next door is their cafe...More

Thank JohnG-NZ
Reviewed 1 week ago

On entering the Makana Chocolate Boutique we were greeted by smartly dressed smiling and cheerful staff offering free samples of “today’s tasters.” Though quite expensive we were very happy with our purchase which taste absolutely divine. The Boutique is clean and has a lovely calm...More

Thank bushkanz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Makana Chocolate Boutique is a delightful cafe full of delicious treats. We were treated to a freshly brewed pot of leafed tea and strong aromatic coffee. The slices are all hand-made daily and painstakingly delicately decorated by proud artisans. We saw them if action! We...More

Thank 140jeffreyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic kokako coffee! Underated NZ coffee soooooooooooo good. Had the almond and citrus cake! OMG! Soft and tasty. Others had the sugar rush. Divine food. Rich and slightly expensive. But an experience that is worth stopping in for!

Thank cafegeoff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always try to stop here any time we are in Kerikeri. The service was great the free tasters were fresh, we brought the macadamia shortbread choc dipped biscuits and whilst they ARE amazing at $26 feels a wee bit pricey. Also got the toffee macadamia...More

Thank WinesieTime
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place makes boutique chocolate, the sample given was very fresh and delicious: macadamia nuts coated with fine chocolate for $24. It was late in the evening, it closed at 5.30 pm. We could look into the factory area where two staffs were decorating a...More

Thank Bornean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yep the first thing that hits you as you walk through the door. If you could put on weight from inhaling, yep that would be me!! Still a thrill watching the chocolatiers hard at work behind the scenes and a great selection to purchase. The...More

Thank matu64
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