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The Chocolate Fetish

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36 Haywood St, Asheville, NC 28801-2832
+1 828-258-2353
Today
11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 19:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The original chocolate shop in Asheville. One of the best on the east coast . Truffles, chocolate covered blueberries and coffee beans . Great hot chocolate small tables to enjoy . Glass window behind the counter to watch the process

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Thank Clifford D
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful treats await you at this place and you won't be disappointed in their choice of delights. Enjoy!

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Thank Hephizibah19
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been buying truffles from the Chocolate Fetish for close to twenty years. I try to sample their seasonal offerings but my favorite truffle is the Ancient Treasures (think Mexican Hot Chocolate, so delicious and warming) and the Velvet Sin. Whenever I buy a dozen I have to get my sister in law a few of the French Velvet since... More 

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Thank tallenarts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service excellent as well as the advice. The chocolates were pricey, but worth it. I will certainly be back for more!!

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Thank Linda S
Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I love Chocolate Fetish! I've been going here for years and have yet to get amazing truffles like these anywhere else! The flavors are innovative without being too weird! The lavender flavored Midsummer's Dream is my favorite, but I also love Mountain Sunrise (orange), Velvet Sin, and Chai Moon.

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Thank julu74
Asheville, N.C.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent place to satisfy your sweet tooth. Everything is freshly made on premise. A bit pricey, but worth every penny.

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Thank Maureen W
Asheville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I know everyone (including me) loves the chocolate lounge. But, this is the original Asheville Chocolate shop. It has nostalgic charm and delicious chocolate and coffee beverages minus the really long line! In the summer time, they have my favorite truffle IN THE WORLD. yes, that's right, IN THE WORLD. It is a basil and pistachio truffle and I highly... More 

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Thank CredandButter
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Even if you aren't a chocolate fan--does such a thing exist?--you should visit this place just to see all the ways you can consume chocolate! The staff is so helpful, explaining the ins and outs of candies, ice(s), ice creams, pastries, etc. And patient! It took my daughter so long that she "went to the back of the line" to... More 

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Thank Cooley59
Starkville, Mississippi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place! The staff was friendly and patient as we chose what we would order. The prices were more than fair, considering what you could charge for chocolate before anyone batted an eye. The selection was what really made the experience though. Tons of unique, interesting chocolates to chose from, and everything we got was delicious.

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Thank Dettwiller
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I will do a disclaimer and say that we visited on new years eve about 10min. Before closing. That being said I ran in quickly because I wanted to have a chance to try the chocolate that some other reviewers said was the best they had ever had, and that was the only time I had the chance to go.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 18:00
Monday
11:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 19:00
Thursday
11:00 - 19:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Haywood St, Asheville, NC 28801-2832
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-258-2353
Description
Home of America's Best Truffles™ and Ecstasy Truffles™ Premium American and European style chocolates.Discerning chocolate lovers have been enjoying quality, award winning, handmade chocolates from The Chocolate Fetish since 1986. We use only the finest ingredients and all our signature products are made in small batches to assure you receive maximum freshness. We do not use chemical preservatives or vegetable oilsLocated on Haywood Street in Downtown Asheville. On street parking available as well as three nearby parking garages.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?