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Cacao

414 SW 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2305
+1 503-241-0656
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sampler” (12 reviews)
“chocolate pie” (4 reviews)
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414 SW 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2305
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me be succinct. If I ever returned to Portland, it would be to return to Cacao. And that's the truth. This little chocolate place is heaven, and the drinking chocolate is the way to go. So rich, so satisfying, and just so good. Truly,...More

Thank Graciel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Cacao as part of a food tour and really enjoyed our experience. We got a brief history and education about cocoa and then we got to try quite a few samples. Delicious. Quite an assortment to purchase from powders to bars to...More

Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As soon as I heard “drinking chocolate” I knew I would be visiting Cacao. The barista recommended the drinking flight, which included a dark drinking chocolate, one with cinnamon, and one with spices. They are each served in an espresso cup of about 2 ounces....More

Thank Tony114
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We left our hotel to track down some coffee, and Cacao happened to be a few blocks away. We entered the cutest little chocolate shop, and we both ordered the espresso shot floated on drinking chocolate. OH MY GOODNESS. This will forever put all other...More

Thank Roxannneeeee
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Not everyone wants their hot chocolate to be overly sweet. At Cacao, one has the option of chocolatey hot chocolate, spiced hot chocolate, or regular hot chocolate. This was a highlight of our visit to Portland.

Thank WorldTraveler9
Reviewed 14 August 2017

I'm not a hot chocolate drinker, but this Macchiato (2 espresso shots + hot chocolate foam) was a rich and delicious drink unlike anything I've ever had. Tucked into the corner of the Heathman hotel, this tiny hot chocolate/coffee bar offers an extensive selection of...More

Thank Nan F
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went here on our food tour. They explained the different chocolate blends and let us try drinking chocolate. We liked it so much that we bought some to take home. If you would like something sweet, the chocolate coated figs are...More

Thank Roninpoco
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We love this place and are happy it has stayed in business over the years for our visits. We like it simply for the drinking chocolate -- try the spicy. A dairy-free hot chocolate is also available, and it's very good. The staff is helpful...More

Thank TrekNorth6
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Stopped here as part of a foodie tour. Very disappointing and the chocolate is way over priced. Got some hot cocoa to drink. Proprietor talked a lot but was not impressive.

Thank Frank G
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

A lovely, hidden chocolate shop with wonderful selection of drinking chocolate. Highly recommend the European style chocolate... I recommend getting a shot from each flavor, at a reasonable $2 per shot. The iced drinks are well done. Plenty of unusual chocolates as well, but priced...More

Thank dday23
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 414 SW 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97205-2305
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-241-0656
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