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The Chocolate Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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116 W 3rd St, Grand Island, NE 68801
+1 308-675-0664
Mon - Thu 07:30 - 22:00
Fri 07:30 - 01:00
Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Wuhan, China
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45 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service and nice hang out space. Comfy couches and normal tables for work. Lots of caffeine and good looking truffles but only had the coffees. Prices on coffee between 3.50-6.00.

Thank eliza-china
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45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Nice place, seating is kind of strange. Very up scale. They make goodies on site and that's pretty cool. The stuff they make is very good. This is more of a go have a drink and upscale meal with the ladies or office people. Not a burger and fries joint, looks like it belongs in upscale New York. :)

Thank Nattie G
Grand Island, Nebraska
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90 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Bunch of us girls went out and came here for a drink. First time here. Our drinks were good. It was busy. Hopefully they expand so it's no so full. Would recommend coming here.

Thank catdub
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great place of a Vanilla Frappe Coffee and some pastry. A little on the expensive side but stays open late which is a major bonus in a small town where a lot of places close up early.

Thank LAstuckinKS
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for an early supper with dessert and coffee after a co-worker suggested trying it out.... We were pleasantly surprised on all items we had. My wife had a lot of gluten free options but settled on the Pesto Bella. It was so good she had to confirm that it was indeed gluten free! My... More 

Thank Brian G
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I hate to write this because I feel like as a local it is one of the best hidden gems in Grand Island. Best coffee in town, great atmosphere and food, and yes wonderful chocolate. I especially like when they have musical artists play at night.

Thank Dyanne M
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120 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This is a small get-away in the older part of town. We enjoyed two lattes and coconut cake, baked on site they said. The cake was good and moist. The coffee was equally tastee and came in ceramic mugs, a nice treat. The total was $10.50, a bit expensive but a good treat

Thank David K
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12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on our road trip. The place is very nicely decorated and has a nice menu with healthy and heavier options alike. The bleu cheese salad and the chicken wrap are tasty. I tried their espresso and chocolate cake (it's called the Chocolate Bar after all) and was not disappointed. The other desserts also look great. Service was... More 

Thank John K
Grand Island, Nebraska
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Truthfully, all I've ever had here are the dessert & coffee. But both are quite a bit better than any other place in town. The Vietnamese coffee is a particular favorite. Beyond the food, the atmosphere, music, etc. are consistently well done.

Thank ASixFamily
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Our family ordered a preordered cake for a special occasion for FIFTY dollars and picked up a day before the event. Although the cakes are delicious, the Chocolate Bar did absolutely zero decor and the cake came out as pictured. PLAIN WHITE. This is unacceptable for a party. After calling the restaurant we were offered no refund and the staff... More 

1 Thank ehalliburton
TheChocolateBarGI, Owner at The Chocolate Bar, responded to this review

@ehalliburton, I am so sorry to hear of your disappointment. We strive everyday to make sure our customers leave happy and to be a highlight in their day. Our Almond Butter Cake decor is minimalist and is focused mainly on the sides but we do love to take special orders and requests for customization. If you're willing we'd love the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 W 3rd St, Grand Island, NE 68801
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Grand Island
  • Phone Number: +1 308-675-0664

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?