From sophisticated mugs of rich, chocolatey heaven, to jars of milky goodness submerged in ice cream, Secret have found the best spots to grab a dreamy hot chocolate this season. Chocolate enthusiasts will adore our guide to eight of Wellington’s most heavenly hot chocolates.
This Italian Pizzeria surprisingly serves up some comforting hot chocolate flavours. Chocoholics will adore the texture of each beverage filled with rich melted chocolate, thick cream and oh so delicious. Wonderfully, customers have said it’s like drinking a heavenly chocolate pudding. Additionally, these folks are one of our favourite food delivery services.
📍 141 Cuba Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Expect to find award-winning chocolate drinks at this place. The secret recipe is addictive and has led the way for luxurious house specialty hot chocolates like peppermint, marshmallow, cookie, dark chocolate, praline and much more. Each cup comes carefully presented with a creamy texture that will appease you the most.
📍 172 Lambton Quay, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Expect the finest ethically traded cocoa in the world which creates a better tasting experience for the customer. Excitingly, select your choice of bean-to-bar chocolate and type of milk like dairy, soy or coconut. In a carefully presented cup, chocolate shavings will be thrown on top for further indulgence. Pair your beverage with a chocolate treat for the most pleasurable experience.
📍 5 Eva Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
If you are in Petone, pop into this cute joint for some real filling hot chocolates. Inspired by French and European recipes, it will be a different but delightful taste experience. If you feel like a little wonder around, grab one of their hot chocolates to go. Indeed, the perfect warmer for your walk about.
📍185a Jackson Street, Petone, Lower Hutt 5012, New Zealand
For a wholesome food adventure, this is one of the best places to visit in Wellington. Delight in some creative hot chocolates like the Whittaker’s hot chocolate while opting to chow down on an array of impressive salads, cakes and more of the finest New Zealand cuisine in town.
📍 8/64 Dixon Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Enjoy chocolate by heading to this place for a simple hand-crafted steaming cup of chocolate goodness. The Real Hot Chocolate Twist consists of 70% dark chocolate with a creamy texture which is guaranteed to warm your heart and send you into a realm of tranquility.
📍 109 Featherston Street, Wellington Central, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Home to some of the greatest pies, chicken waffles and other instagrammable dishes…you won’t be disappointed here. Chocolate lovers will be insanely satisfied with their chocolate mug paired with a pillow marshmallow.
📍 1/31 Dixon Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
8. Nikau Café
Expect to appease your sweet tooth at this fantastic brunch place. Wonderfully, their house-made hot chocolate goes down a treat with an all-day brunch like pan-fried salmon, banana pancakes, avocado and poached eggs, and plenty more. They cater for GF, DF and vegan diets, so there is something for everyone.
📍 City Gallery Wellington, Te Ngākau Civic Square, 101 Wakefield Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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