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Ganache Chocolate

) #5 of 105 Dessert in Melbourne #95 of 3,624 Places to Eat in Melbourne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe
245 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9650 8388
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245 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, we went into Ganache this morning feeling quite cold and we though Hot Chocolate would be good. After speaking with the young assistant, he suggested several flavours. I chose a Caromel and my wife chose Cinnamon. Best hot chocy's ever, they were fluffy hot...More

Thank Chris K
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Chris, thanks for your review and for visiting us. We're glad you had such a good experience with us, and that our staff were helpful and able to make a recommendation. We would love to welcome you back anytime. - the team at Ganache

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stop here for coffee and cake on the way to the theatre and we were not disappointed. A huge range of cakes and chocolates to choose from, staff were helpful and friendly. Coffee came with freshly grated chocolate on top - yum!! Will certainly return...More

Thank tmm128
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thanks for your review and feedback! We are glad you had a positive experience. We look forward to welcoming you back into one of our lounges when you visit us again. - the team at Ganache

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cakes are so pretty and decadent! And the hot chocolate.... So good... Only wish it was served a little warmer as it came pretty lukewarm - cool. Really packed and understaffed though!More

Thank Sarah H
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sarah Thanks for your feedback and review! Sounds like you had a bit of a mixed experience with us, but we hope what you enjoyed in our hot chocolate and cake was enough to bring you back again! We will be happy to welcome...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

This is a really attractive chocolate shop in Collins Street, not far from a tram stop toward the higher end of Collins (not far from Flinders Lane). The chocolates and desserts are just beautiful in appearance. I bought some dark chocolate raspberry sticks to take...More

1  Thank Belgo96
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Thanks for visiting us and for your review! We understand the struggle, it's not easy to give those as a gift and not sample... we're glad you enjoyed them!! - the team at Ganache

Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were gifted a block of ganache chocolate at our hotel so decided to swing by for a hot drink when we were shopping nearby. The shop is small and looks a little bit tired. We were told to sit down anywhere as they offer...More

Thank MillsandTumble
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi there, thanks for your review and for letting us know your feedback about the service. That is certainly less than what we'd hope from our staff and sincerely apologise. We hope it didn't ruin your experience entirely and hope you might consider visiting us...More

Reviewed 31 May 2017

We stopped in here for hot chocolate night caps. Unfortunately we were too full to try any of the beautiful sounding and looking desserts on offer. They have a great variety of hot and cold drinks - all the ones tried by our table were...More

Thank DWMBC
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hi there, so glad you found us and enjoyed our hot chocolates. You will all have to come back another time and try what you were too full to try this time! Hope to welcome you again soon - the team at Ganache

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Chocolate paradise. Lovely display of chocolate delicacies. Stopped in for a hot chocolate and a macaron. Short walk from the hotel and accessible by free tram.

Thank nickers2015
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hi there, thanks for your review! Glad you found us and enjoyed some things from our selection. We hope to be able to welcome you back in store again soon - the team at Ganache

Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

10pm, after a show, looking for a coffee.... Well we finally found this place, still hard at work! Had great service, coffee and dessert! Thanks!

Thank Marc D
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2017

Hi Marc, so glad you stumbled upon us and you had a good experience. We are open late every Friday and Saturday, so keep us in mind!

Reviewed 4 May 2017

I had dark chocolate and cafe latte gelato and Treevore had the Hazelnut Fan cake and a chilli hot chocolate. All really delicious.

Thank judith b
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks so much Judith! Hope to see you in one of our lounges again! - the team at Ganache

Reviewed 2 May 2017

The chocolates are amazing, the hot drinks are fabulous and the staff friendly. Such a beautiful little shop and well worth sitting down and enjoying a hot cuppa with some decadent chocolate.

Thank Joss P
ganache245, Manager at Ganache Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks Joss! Glad you enjoyed visiting us, hope you do so again! - the team at Ganache

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 16
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 245 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9650 8388
Description
Gânache Chocolate offers a unique European chocolate experience for those looking for that something special in Melbourne.Both stores (South Yarra and Collins St) boast stunning displays of beautifully handcrafted pralines made with the finest couverture chocolate as well as an extensive product range including decadent chocolate bars, gift wrapped chocolate figures and speciality hot chocolate.The Gânache Patisserie section showcases Arno’s superb macarons and delicious French style patisserie.All chocolates and patisserie are created with passion by Master Chocolatier Arno Backes and his team of Pastry chefs and Chocolatiers, in the kitchens above the chocolate lounge in South Yarra.
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