Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and whether
you’re looking for a box of the finest chocolates for your significant other or
you want to treat yourself with the best sweets in town, we’re all booking it
to our favorite chocolate shops.
Near our Octagon apartments, we have lots of options for
stellar chocolate shops, which offer everything from upscale truffles to fun
designs. Head to these shops or order from their websites to get your
chocolates in time for the big day!
Avenue, located at 620 5th Ave, New York which is 16 minutes from your
Octagon apartment, has kitchens in Zurich which make more than 100 varieties of
chocolates using original recipes. Here, the world’s finest and most expensive
natural ingredients are blended together using no chemicals, additives, or
It all began more than 80 years ago in a small town in the
Swiss Alps when a master chocolate maker embarked on a path that would make him
one of the world’s greatest. He thoroughly searched throughout the world to
locate the finest cocoa, marzipan, fruits, nuts, and other ingredients and
after years of experimenting, skillfully blended these into his now famous
Belgian Chocolate, located at 500 Madison Ave, New York which is 16
minutes from your Octagon apartment, originally opened in Brussels’ exquisite
Galerie de la Reine in 1857 and the shop continues to thrive there today, as
well as across the world with its sister locations.
Neuhaus Belgian Chocolate continues to be driven by a
passion for innovation and a commitment to stay true to the standard of
excellence that their master chocolatiers still uphold. All of their pralines
and truffles are still made entirely in Belgium in their atelier near Brussels.
Teuscher Fifth Avenue
620 5th Ave, New York, NY 10020
500 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022