Complete Chocolate Lover’s Guide for the San Francisco Bay Area

Village Market

Food boutique in SF’s Ferry building that carries local artisan chocolate

Published 19 March, 2014

Recchiuti Confections: Ferry Building

He started it: Michael Recchiuti was the first artisan chocolatier to make a big splash in SF, and his chocolate is still worth all the hype.

Published 19 March, 2014

Socola Chocolatier

Visit Socola for fun and tasty treats, many with an Asian flair

Published 19 March, 2014

Wine Country: Sonoma County

If you don’t want to drink and drive through Northern California wine country, switch to chocolate tastings instead

Published 6 March, 2014

Wine Country: Napa Valley

Mix your wine tastings with chocolate tastings as you wind your way up Route 29

Published 6 March, 2014


Some chocolate stops between SF and wine country

Published 5 March, 2014

South Bay

We’ve checked out some of the South Bay’s artisan chocolate hot spots and look forward to exploring more

Published 26 February, 2014

San Francisco Peninsula

The SF Peninsula, from Daly City to Mountain View, features lots of fine chocolate options

Published 25 February, 2014

Outer East Bay

Beyond Berkeley and Oakland, the East Bay could use some more SFBA chocolatiers

Published 24 February, 2014


In North Berkeley, there are a few chocolatiers and some other shop for local chocolate

Published 24 February, 2014


Berkeley-West artisan chocolate options include an award-winning chocolatier, chocolate makers, and some grocery stores with good local chocolate options

Published 23 February, 2014