We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Newport Chocolates

1 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
+64 9-403 8888
Review Highlights
Chocolate and more chocolate

Stumbled across this little shop after walking Flagstaff Hill and the beach, in need of some... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Paihia, New Zealand
Wonderful Chocolate experience - watch the special liquid chocolate drinks being made

A boutique chocolate experience. $11 for a crafted Hot chocolate, like liquid chocolate and you get... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Auckland Central, New Zealand
Read all 84 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Handcrafted Chocolates, made with 100% swiss chocolate and infuse with local New Zealand ingredients. Open in 2 locations Russell factory and Auckland Factory. Our product is real with out addings or preservatives, we offer purest Chocolate.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“hot chocolate” (28 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:30 PM
1 Cass Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
+64 9-403 8888
Write a Review
Reviews (84)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stumbled across this little shop after walking Flagstaff Hill and the beach, in need of some calories before leaving Russell...and glad I went in. Nice hot drink with lots of cream and your pick amongst a variation of chocolates on the counter! The owner was...More

Thank Pallo121
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A boutique chocolate experience. $11 for a crafted Hot chocolate, like liquid chocolate and you get to choose your own chocolate to go with it. All displayed nicely on a plate. Watch the liquid chocolate machine as she crafts the drink. She welcomes you to...More

Thank 723beachgirl
Reviewed 12 September 2017

We had a coffee, hot chocolate and got two chocolates each. Very nice chocolate, coffee was average. The lady who served us was very friendly and liked a chat. Good but a bit expensive.

Thank Ausietravler
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I had to ask twice ?! $11 for a hot chocolate ?! And it's not a large either ... all a bit odd ... not very welcoming or friendly ... it's $11 take it or leave it , I will say the hot chocolate was...More

Thank Jazamyne
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The chocolates were great. We had the dark chocolates including salted caramel, candied ginger, and ginger and lime. Very good. I also like cigars but their selection was limited. They apparently usually have cohibas but had run out. I had a Winston and some other...More

Thank Blayne P
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I swear I have never in my life had a hot chocolate better than here! If you love chocolate you seriously need to have one. This place is not to be missed.

Thank Lisa-lynx
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The claim Best Hot Chocolate in NZ, but the could claim Best in Southern Hemisphere! Extremely satisfied after stopping here, we had the Hot chocolate, Extreme Mocha and peanut butter chocolates. They are amazing, as you have your drink they make the chocolates in the...More

Thank TrevorRadburn
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Here you can enjoy an excellent hot chocolate "Mexican style" (with chili and cinnamon). Really yummy, and great on cool days. But: unfortunately only available in an NZ$ 11 (eleven) package that adds one (1) praline. Alternatively, for the same price you can have an...More

Thank Uhuru966
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

After a pub lunch we thought we would have an ice cream before catching the boat. Fortunately we came across Newport Chocolate first and had the most delicious cup of hot chocolate. A must!

Thank Colin E
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

My friend found this chocolate shop and insisted that we take a trip to Russell so she could share it with me. I have since returned several times and it is now my new favorite. The shop is small and includes the kitchen which allows...More

1  Thank Daniel P
Nearby Restaurants
The Gables Restaurant
764 reviews
.07 km away
Duke of Marlborough
1,282 reviews
.07 km away
The Duke of Marlborough Tavern
148 reviews
.05 km away
Spice Route
116 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Pompallier Mission and Printery
401 reviews
.10 km away
Christ Church
246 reviews
.16 km away
Flagstaff Hill
302 reviews
.76 km away
Russell Museum
200 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Newport Chocolates staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines