Best Drinking Chocolate in Seattle
A dreamy, steamy cup of chocolate bliss can perk you up on a wet and windy Seattle day. Why not pop into one of these delightful cafés and get a sweet pick-me-up?
6257 3rd Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Chocolat Vitale is the ultimate European Hot Chocolat experience! They blend their own European Classic and Venezuelan Black Drinking Chocolate. The drinks are crafted one at a time in their Slow Bar, and milk alternatives are available. Plus, they carry premium loose leaf teas, European baking chocolate, fondue, and confections.
7810 E. Greenlake Drive North
Seattle, WA 98103
With four area cafés, and a thumbs up from Seattle Weekly in 2012, Chocolati is a locally owned and operated company that serves Lighthouse Organic Fair Trade Coffee and rich drinking chocolates. All of their confections are handmade with all natural ingredients. Come hang out at one of the cafés in Wallingford, Green Lake, Greenwood or downtown Seattle. Or visit their factory location to get chocolate factory seconds!
Dilettante Mocha Café
538 Broadway East
Seattle, WA 98102
The chocolate used to create Dilettante’s incredible mochas and hot chocolates is melted in pots right behind the counter. You can choose from five different percentages of cacao darkness… from the darkest, most bitter chocolate to a white chocolate made with cocoa butter, double cream and vanilla. With locations in Seattle, Kent, Tukwila and at Seattle-Tacoma’s International Airport, you can make your chocolate sweet or spicy in the city.
1530 Pike Place
Seattle, WA 98101
Locally owned and operated since 2006, the Confectional makes all their chocolates on site at their Pike Place and Capitol Hill locations. Try the Confectional’s own thick, rich Colombian hot chocolate. This delightful concoction, created by founder Paul Verano, is an homage to a recipe passed down from his Abuelita Tutu. Paul’s version is the thick European-style drinking chocolate that satisfies serious chocolate cravings!
3131 E. Madison St.
Seattle, WA 98112
Oh! Chocolates are a locally owned and operated, a third generation perfecting the craft of handmade chocolates! Located on Mercer Island, Bellevue Square and in Madison Park, Oh! delivers all over the United States from their website. When you stop in or order online, pick up a beautiful drinking chocolate mix that makes the thickest most decadent dark sipping chocolate in the Parisian style. Enough to serve 8 – 10 guests dependent on how thick you want your chocolate – instructions inside! Quick and easy, all you need is your favorite dairy product or dairy substitute.