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Chocolate Pi

) #3 of 53 Bakeries in Tampa #123 of 2,047 Places to Eat in Tampa $$ - $$$
1205 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3101
+1 813-831-2195
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cupcakes” (15 reviews)
“ice cream” (10 reviews)
“mousse cake” (2 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
1205 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3101
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Great place for unique, homemade desserts that will not disappoint! Little pricey, but the atmosphere, level of quality, and overall experience make it worth it. Good place for get a special treat(s) for a loved one or to impress!

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Everything is homemade. Even the soda. The ice cream was delicious!! Lemon meringue is lemon meringue pie with no crust. Sooo good. The place itself is very nice and welcoming. Very nicely decorated. And prices are pretty reasonable. Being able to use the parking garage...More

Thank Samuel H
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Needed something sweet after a great dinner at Elevage, and Bern's dessert room was booked. Had the white and black and salted caramel cupcakes. ...oh my, really, really good. Our friends also thought their chocolate praline cake was amazing. Very good all around and a...More

Thank Joshb2j
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I am a dessert lover, so I was very excited to go to this bakery. The online menu has a great selection of "pi"s and mousse cakes listed, but all of those flavors (single serve) are not available in the store every day. On the...More

Thank fabfeline
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Whenever I travel I always like to try and find a unique bakery. My husband and I stopped in today for a sweet treat after reading positive reviews of Chocolate Pi. The place itself is adorable with charming decor and indoor and outdoor seating. Everything...More

Thank atlantaeatsout
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I stopped in Chocolate Pi to pick up some sweets for a friend of mine. It was a cute establishment. Very small in terms of square footages with a handful of tables. However, the selection was top notch with a variety of items from $2...More

Thank aps18
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This store front attached to our home for three nights, The Epicurian Hotel, has a varied offering of sweets, drinks and ice creams. We tried six of their small bites of chocolate for $2.00 each and a flavoured water for $4.00. All items were well...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Stop in .... a bit hard to get to...all of the offerings are homemade and superb! Dessert for dinner or a big birthday party...all available! Highly recommended!

Thank DennisG50
Reviewed 31 January 2017

With the term "chocolate" in the name, I was pretty excited about trying the place. But the cake and coffee I had weren't anything special. Their outside tables are adjacent to the Epicurian hotel driveway, which I didn't find appealing. Service was good.

Thank Arthur S
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Everything I've ever tried from Chocolate Pi has been delicious! I'm particularly partial to the chocolate cake, but you can't go wrong with the macaroons. Last time I was there, it was around 9 p.m. on a Saturday. It was quite crowded, but definitely worth...More

Thank Megan H
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1205 S Howard Ave, Tampa, FL 33606-3101
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa
  • Phone Number: +1 813-831-2195
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Chocolate Pi is a Vintage Confectionery as imagined by Owner and Pastry Chef Kim Yelvington. An inspiration of European quality, Old World Traditions, and Southern flavors. Absolutely everything is made in house, from scratch, with fresh ingredients, no artificial flavorings or preservatives, from our very own recipes.
French Macarons, Chocolate Bon Bons, Truffles, Marshmallows, Cupcakes, Cakes by the Slice, Ice Creams, Mason Jar Desserts, Pi, Italian and French style Artisan Sodas (made from our fresh fruit and produce infusions), ganache based hot chocolates, teas and coffee drinks.
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