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Chocolaterie Stam

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269 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6943
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11:00 - 18:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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Naperville
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Heard that there may be a closing of Stams. We hope that is just a rumor as it has become the first place we visit on every trip to Dubuque.

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is a 4th generation chocolate shop...the bags say "Amsterdam, Des Moines" which is unusual. They now have a shop in Dubuque. Most of the chocolates are cream filled but delicious. They also have gelatos in unusual flavors which are delicious.

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Thank Sheilakeel
Madison, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The chocolate is amazing! Service was good! Love this place, very nice atmosphere! Stop every time we are on area

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Thank Colleenwis
Roswell NM
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256 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We'd heard the gelato from Stam was amazing, and it didn't disappoint. Try the free samples before you choose as there are many delicious types. For the little ones: fruity banana (BLUE with sprinkles!). We loved the salted carmel, the chocolate covered cherry, the caramel pecan, and the minty oreo. Stam has roots from Amsterdam and Des Moines (I think)...and... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Unfortunately, my diet does not allow for more frequent visits, so every time is a very special treat. There are many yummy flavors (which rotate). Although their wine selection is small, it is select. Chocolate? I've never tried it. Can't ever get past the gelato!

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Thank Brian H
Green Bay
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163 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I had a dark caramel mocha- very good. Kids all had gelato and they are very generous when filling the cups. Medium is almost too big but most of our kids ate it all.

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Thank Geno M
Milwaukee
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331 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

My wife was in heaven. She sampled several then bought more than several. The scents in the shop were Devine and the variety was more than enough to please the most difficult of palettes. Gelato and coffees are available, too. Then they also took time to give directions. Twice!

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Thank Robert H
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Fantastic chocolate, decadent desserts/treats as well as decadent setting! The coffee was fresh and excellent! They have almond milk for those who prefer this over dairy milk. The server was attentive and helpful.

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Thank Kathy H
Greenville, South Carolina
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

So good! I love the chocolates! I will be back as soon as possible! I really wanted to try everything in the place but decided on a few small chocolates. I wish I had bought it all! I highly recommend coming here to quench your sweet tooth!

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Thank Mary S
Holland
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90 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016

All I can say is that this place is amazingly good. If you need chocolate. Get it here. All handmade and all taste great.

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Thank Jason S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 269 Main St, Dubuque, IA 52001-6943
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
Description
Providing the finest European chocolates, authentic gelato & premium coffee - unsurpassed quality!

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