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French Broad Chocolate Lounge

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10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
+1 828-252-4181
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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North Carolina
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Don't miss The French Broad Chocolate Lounge in Asheville! I had their signature drink, Liquid Truffle. A delectable selection of chocolate truffles, cakes, and other treats await in a beautiful setting!

Thank jlewis186
Asheville, North Carolina
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a hard review to write because I like to support Asheville businesses, and I think their heart is in the right place, but it is difficult to rate them any higher based on the cost of their product. I suspect for tourists, the novelty of having a chocolate store downtown makes it easy to spend a lot of... More 

Thank Ron K
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's like a chocolate dream. We had to wait in line that went outside but it was so worth it. They had delicious truffles, cookies, cakes, ice cream and even wine pairings!

Thank Kelly S
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78 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I loved the French Broad Chocolate lounge! I can looked at all the goodies and gained weight! Lol . I took my niece with me and we enjoyed our visit very much. We will be back. Highly recommend!

Thank KimkellyMedley
Miami, Florida
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in Asheville for the afternoon, and it was chilly out, so we stopped in for some warm drinks. We went to the to-go type side that's next to the main entrance with the long line of people waiting outside to be seated, as we just wanted some drinks. My daughter got a hot chocolate, which she drank in... More 

Thank Paige U
Leonardtown, Maryland, United States
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We visit Asheville a few times a year and French Broad is always on the list of things to do. All of the chocolate is incredible: from the bars to the truffles, desserts and especially the drinking chocolate! This year, we requested a special tasting experience and were treated with enthusiasm, and thoughtfulness. Brett was engaging and entertaining with an... More 

Thank Lisa K
Morganton, Nc
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130 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The aroma will kill you as you approach the establishment. The atmosphere is comfortable. Service is awesome and the food & drinks are wonderful.

Thank Tina G
Charlotte, North Carolina
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480 reviews
279 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this is a great dessert stop as long as you love chocolate. With a slice of carrot cake going for almost $6.00, it's not cheap. Great atmosphere and friendly service.

Thank JD28204
New Jersey
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185 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a stop on a food tour we did and it was mind blowing good. They have all types of chocolate! They have red wine too which I really like with chocolate. There is a store in the back of the lounge where you can buy chocolate bars and gelati. Ask for a taste of the gelati if you... More 

Thank skipthelightfandango
Jacksonville, Florida
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am astounded that there could be anything less than a stellar review for this place. I loved every single thing about our visit. We tried three different cakes (maple with smoked salt, highland stout, and the quintessential chocolate, a hot milk chocolate, a Oaxaca hit chocolate, and a latte. Every single thing was stellar. The cakes were moist and... More 

Thank Octavia B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4181

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