Connecticut Chocolate Trail
Did you know that Connecticut is home to many of the world-renowned chocolatiers and chocolate artisans? Surrender to your cravings and savor the decadent, smooth tastes of mild, dark and white chocolate while you tour our one-of-a-kind bistros, cafes and local chocolatiers. Creative and full of rich flavors and variety, Connecticut's Chocolate Trail is not to be missed. Start your ultimate chocolate excursions today!
Stop by these sweet spots near Stamford:
Chocolate Rain Shop
Featuring a wide variety of handmade chocolates, French Macarons, Petit Fours, pastries and cupcakes at the shop.
Deborah Ann’s Sweet Shop
Enjoy homemade chocolates, ice cream and an array of candies, including chocolate-covered pretzels, granola and marshmallow caramel. Watch as truffles are being hand-rolled, daily.
H. Mangels Confectioner
Truffles, truffles and more truffles! Hand-made truffles that come in a variety of flavors including Grand Marnier, Double Dutch Chocolate, Chambord and Espresso, to name a few.
Knipschildt Chocolatier / Café Chocopologie
Voted one of the Top Three Chocolates in the World by Gourmet Magazine, Knipschildt Chocolatier’s handcrafted specialties are in high demand. Take a tour through Café Chocopologie, where you can watch the confections made by hand. Then, grab a seat in the dining area for a gourmet meal, finished with a five-piece chocolate sampler, bonfire s’mores, chocolate fondue, crepes or truffle beignets.
The Chocolate Lab
This unique chocolate shop and cafe features handmade truffles and filled chocolates, all handsomely packaged, as well as pastries, confections, espresso and coffee drinks, and an assortment of premium coffee and loose leaf teas.
After a day of indulging on some of Connecticut’s finest chocolates, come dine with us at our Senses restaurant. Our Senses restaurant offers mouthwatering American cuisine menu options, set within a cozy, family-friendly atmosphere. Make it a weekend getaway to the Hilton Stamford Hotel and Executive Meeting Center and take advantage of one of our custom-tailored packages we offer. Visit our website today to book your next stay!