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The Chocolate Garden of Ireland

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Nice place

A lovely place to visit. The cafe is lovely and reasonably priced. The toilets are in an out... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
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You got to visit this place!

Saw this advertised in local magazine. Dropped in and did mould making. Great fun, staff are... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
Douglas N
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“take home”(7 reviews)
“make your own”(6 reviews)
Handmade chocolate shop and ice-cream parlour. Visit, and make your own chocolate figure or book a workshop in advance, or just pop in for a tasty coffee with cake or one of our delicious ice-cream sundaes.
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Rath | Co Carlow, Tullow, Ireland
+353 59 648 1999
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All reviews ice cream take home make your own outdoor play area christmas tree whole process biscuits hot drinks nice friendly staff great fun little gem couple of hours great place to visit on site coffee shop mould workshop
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit. The cafe is lovely and reasonably priced. The toilets are in an out building and aren’t very nice. There is a good playground for kids. My son did a chocolate mould for 10 Euro which was expensive for what you...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Saw this advertised in local magazine. Dropped in and did mould making. Great fun, staff are really helpful and pleasant. Range of chocolates and ice creams are top quality and amazing!

Thank Douglas N
Touristonthetrail, Owner at The Chocolate Garden of Ireland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Douglas, delighted to hear you enjoyed your visit, plus the chocolate and ice cream. I will pass on your compliments to the staff also. Many thank and we look forward to you calling to see us again. Jim Healy

Reviewed 31 August 2018

Great experience for a family visit with kids to spend a couple of hours. The experience is both educational and fun and the staff are excellent and very friendly. This is a family run business who pride themselves on producing high quality chocolate products and...More

Thank Eamonn D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Myself and five of my friends travelled up from Cork last week and I must say it was well worth the journey. Met by Janet who was more than accommodating from start to finish. We opted for the afternoon tea and the mould making experience...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

located on the outskirts of Tullow a little hidden gem with a coffee shop. Choose from a wide range of hand made chocolate in different sizes. They even have a seconds range price lower than the retail prices. Samples are available to taste the types...More

Thank Geraldine O
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We only got to spend a short while here as we arrived near closing time. Kids loved the playground. Bought some handmade chocolate and it was absolutely divine. Would love to do a chocolate workshop next time.

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We have just visited this place. My son did the chocolate making and really enjoyed it. Very friends staff and great value for money.

Thank Shaun O
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We brought our kids here to see a new experience. We done the chocolate making experience and it lasted for almost 2 hours. The lady that was talking us through the whole process was very pleased and the kids loved her. Take into account that...More

Thank Longford82
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have passed this place on many a visit to Ireland, this time travelling with 25 yr old daughter we made a pit stop. The staff were so friendly, we ended up eating the Sundaes which were mahoosive and Janet was an...More

Thank PFenelon
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great day out at the chocolate garden, we did a workshop and had some yummy cake in the cafe then had a play outside in the playground! Can’t beat it for a reasonably priced fun day out

Thank Lucyamoss90
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8 March 2018|
Response from Touristonthetrail | Property representative |
Sorry I missed this. Easter is a busy time here with lots of activity and the Easter bunny at workshops. Mould making every day.
Seamus M
6 October 2015|
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Response from Touristonthetrail | Property representative |
Really sorry as we completed the work on the walkway one year ago and the gate is opened every day before we open the shop. I can only think that someone may have closed over the gate as we do not lock it open. I will... More