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“espresso + drinking chocolate = HEAVEN”
Review of Cacao

Cacao
Ranked #11 of 128 Dessert in Portland
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood: Downtown
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Neighbourhood: Downtown
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 espresso drinks to shame! The quality of the espresso, the thick creamy drinking chocolate – I can’t even tell you how good it was. It was so good that we both ordered another. So good that we’re still talking about it. If Portland wasn't 7 hours away from us, I would be here EVERY SINGLE DAY.

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Thank Roxannneeeee
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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.

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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 chocolates, including Buddhist icons made of chocolate. We bought a bar for every friend and family member, some from Vietnam, France and Canada. Also available, Portland made salt. Lovely young ladies to wrap your gifts. Tip them well!

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Thank Nan F
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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 yummy.

Thank Roninpoco
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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 and knowledgeable. Note this boutique has two locations in Portland with different hours.

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Thank TrekNorth6
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