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

Ora Cacao, formerly Firefly Chocolate

Firefly Chocolate was the first bean-to-bar chocolate maker in Sonoma County and the first maker to use nuts from California Bay Laurel trees in chocolate

Published 2 December, 2016

Market Hall Foods on 4th – closed

This 2nd location of Market Hall Foods, the East Bay’s version of Bi-Rite Market, offering some local artisan chocolate

Published 26 March, 2014


Chocolaterie has replaced Blue’s Chocolates (formerly Chocolatier Blue) on University Ave in Berkeley

Published 24 March, 2014

Feve Artisan Chocolatier

Feve Artisan Chocolatier is notable for very creative offerings and beautiful hand-painted bonbons

Published 24 March, 2014

Sixth Course Artisan Confections

Sixth Course’s upscale shopping experience includes beautiful truffles, gelato pops, and dessert pastries. And if you haven’t tried semifreddo before, you have to get one here

Published 21 March, 2014

Charles Chocolates

Come here for the full line of Charles Chocolates

Published 21 March, 2014


NeoCocoa makes pavés (truffles without shells) and chocolate confections

Published 19 March, 2014