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French Broad Chocolate Lounge

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10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
+1 828-252-4181
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Gloucester, Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you can't find something in this place that you don't like........give up. There are so many options for everyone you can't help leaving satisfied.

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Thank micheald426
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

And absolutely exceptional chocolate experience. Ice cream is the best I've ever had in my life. Also had a good selection of beer and wine. My spouse had a real beer float. It was very interesting and the chocolate was like no other. Would go again for sure!

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Thank travelingbeaut
Danville, Kentucky
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place took me back to Europe and I loved it! My husband and I split a slice of heaven (aka chocolate cake) and I had a plain jane milk chocolate hot chocolate. The chocolate was wonderful and the ambiance of the place was great too!

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Thank Brittney A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We loved the salted caramel hot chocolates. A little pricey but delicious. There was not a large line when we were there but there was when we were leaving.

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Thank Kit C
Moneta, Virginia
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179 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the best place to go to cap an evening in Asheville. The liquid truffle is out of this world great. My favorite was the milk chocolate but then I found the sea salt chocolate. In addition their cakes - including the carrot cake - rock! Don't worry about the line. It moves fast and the wait is more... More 

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Thank MonetaMan
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Perfect for hot chocolate and homemade shortbread cookies. Lines are long, but worth the wait. Yummy, yummy!

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Thank Laurie R
Raleigh, NC
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stood in line for nearly an hour only to get to the counter to be told they were out of all hot chocolate and liquid truffle flavors except for lavender and cardamom. That's right, no chocolate hot chocolate. At 3 pm. Not sure if it was poor management or what. My coffee was ok and my dessert--chocolate cake--was good.... More 

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FBChocolateLounge, General Manager at French Broad Chocolate Lounge, responded to this review

Good evening! Thank you so much for taking the time not only visit us but also to write your review. We are always striving to deliver the best possible experience for every guest, and to do this we want to hear all feedback. I hope that you accept my sincerest apology for your experience. I would love to talk to... More 

Golden, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit yes there are lines. Which is good because you need time to decide which item will tempt you he most. On a cold rainy day try a liquid truffle or hot chocolate. Excellent. Also great cookies. Maybe the best peanut butter cookie ever.

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Thank lucine9
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I came here while I was waiting for a table at Over Easy Cafe, so my partner and I just got a snack. We got two "jitterbugs" which are like chocolate caramel frappes, he got a brownie, and I got a shortbread cookie dipped in chocolate. The jitterbugs were ridiculously good. We get frappes like everywhere - we're addicted, we... More 

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Thank Sara R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delicious chocolate desserts! Only issue was the place is a bit cramped and needs more room/tables to accommodate customers as they grow in popularity. It was a blustery cold day when we visited and the line was asked to wait outside in the cold so as not to block tables. Brrr. Chocolate was excellent though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4181

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?