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Out of the way but worth a stop

We had a little trouble finding this place but when we did we had a nice hot chocolate and a scone... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Tony v
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Canberra, Australia
Delightful, if slightly hard to find

This secret treasure is one you should definitely seek out if you fancy fine chocolates. Whilst... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Jeff L
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18 Mar 2017
“Out of the way but worth a stop”
18 Mar 2017
“Delightful, if slightly hard to find”
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Renaissance Chocolates and Renaissance Farm Bed and Breakfast are situated in the wine growing region of Rutherglen. It is in this wonderful food and wine area that we have opened our Couverture and Coffee Room where you can enjoy a unique chocolate...more
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507 Boorhaman East Road, Rutherglen, Victoria 3685, Australia
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+61 2 6035 7216
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had a little trouble finding this place but when we did we had a nice hot chocolate and a scone, very nice indeed. The chocolates are all hand made and this is reflected in the price, but they are very nice. Staff were great...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Tony v
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This secret treasure is one you should definitely seek out if you fancy fine chocolates. Whilst the cafe is a fair way off the main road, and the car park can be a little rustic in inclement weather, the hot drinks and chocolates are worth...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Staff were helpful and we were able to taste some of the filings used in the chocolates. Hot chocolate at the cafe was divine. After taking our time in choosing which chocolates to take home, not an easy task, staff packaged them in a beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Kimcorowa
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The trip down the endless side road is not worth taking unless you ring first to ensure they are open. Don't expect glamour, but a rustic barn-type cafe with simple choices for cakes. The chocolates have a wide range of flavours and are nicely presented.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank NJBlue
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This beautiful hidden treasure was perfect for us. The scones were amazing as were the iced coffees. We got some chocolates to take home and they were so delicious. Will visit here again and recommend to friends for sure!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Alicia D
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Must confess that I am addicted to these chocolates! But disappoint with the service that we received. I don't think it is unreasonable to give a sample of the actual chocolate - not the soft centres, but the actual chocolate itself. Fortunately I had eaten...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

What a quaint place this is. We could have sat here all day. The chocolates are all amazing and so beautifully presented. Staff are friendly and professional. We have chosen Renaissance chocolates to feature in our wedding. I believe another couple of trips to sample...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Jess1ca1210
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is one of the best farm visits I have had the pleasure of visiting. Staff were excellent and welcoming from the moment our bus pulled up. Cover charge for tea/coffee, scones and run down on the history of the business and procedure for making...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Herbie H
Reviewed 20 January 2016

My family and I visited this place which is nothing special (toilets are outdoors). Inside, the shop is spacious enough but the heroes are the chocolates. What a beautiful sight, each chocolate is a work of art, with an enticing aroma and the flavour out...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Mooji_Traveller
Reviewed 15 December 2015

A little way from town but worth a side trip Chocoholics look out there are plenty of unique chocolates here to try & buy Also cakes coffee and food if you are hungry, but leave room for the chocs.

Date of experience: December 2015
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