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Dandelion Chocolate

) #4 of 146 Dessert in San Francisco #46 of 4,868 Places to Eat in San Francisco ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe
740 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1735
+1 415-349-0942
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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740 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1735
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Reviewed 4 days ago

What a treasure. This place is fun, funky and smells amazing. Had a coffee and the almond/lemon/chocolate cake. I highly recommend it. They have all of the machines going right there to see the chocolate making. The staff is so energetic and helpful. Get a...More

Thank blondechickma
Reviewed 1 week ago

We learned so much on our tour of Dandelion chocolate. The guide was incredibly knowledgeable. She walked us through all stages of chocolate production, and she gave us a chance to sample various types of chocolate and also to taste raw and recently roasted beans....More

Thank MidwesternTraveler1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have just returned from a trip with Dandelion Chocolate to DR and it was one of the best learning experiences in chocolate I have ever encountered. Learning about the process of planting, harvesting, fermenting and drying right through to shipping the...More

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just came back from a tea and chocolate pairing that we had at their store location. Started off with an explanation of the teas we were having and an explanation of the chocolates and the process for pairing them together. We were going to have...More

Thank Clifford S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this space, and the theme. Definitely for chocolate lovers, this place is not shy about its love for chocolate. There are all sorts of different types of chocolates, and the place is fun as a group or alone. There are fresh cut flowers...More

Thank Loida B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if anyone in san fran suggest "hey lets go to dandelion after dinner" , go! don't hesitate. its busy, very busy, but while you wait you nibble little chocolate nubs from all over the world and it is fantastic and by the time you get...More

Thank RLGRLGRLG
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

A place to go see how chocolate is made and try some - why aren't there many more such places! We had a good time with our visit, tried some good quality 70% and 100% chocolate bars (and bought some), tried some outstanding hot chocolate...More

Thank kani75
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Like dropping into the world of chocolate, so much to learn and too much deliciousness to taste here!

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We stopped at the kiosk for some hot chocolate and a treat at The Ferry Building. The hot chocolate was some of the best I've ever had! Talking to the others in line it sounds like you ca't go wrong ordering anything there.

Thank AshleeRenee
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Went to their kiosk by the pier and purchased some chocolate after reading about it online as a "designer" chocolatier. The lady was very knowledgeable about the chocolates and they were $8/bar. They had small samples you could taste of the various chocolates which was...More

Thank rucrazy222
Nearby
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 740 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1735
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-349-0942
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