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Garoto Chocolate Factory

Praca Meyerfreund 1 | Gloria, Vila Velha, State of Espirito Santo 29122-900, Brazil
+55 27 3320-1708
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Misinformation and non-sensical rules

Went there with City run tour bus "Discover Vila Velha" that included a stop at the Garoto Choclate... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Not ready for international travelers

I'm Brazilian and I did the visit with my American boyfriend. When I did the reservation I tried to... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
Bárbara D
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Garoto: Brazilian tradition Chocolates Garoto, located in Vila Velha (ES), is one of the 10 largest chocolate factories in the world. The company’s portfolio now has approximately 70 products: from bonbons to tablets, Easter eggs, chocolates for culinary purposes like covertures and cocoa powder, which can be found in more than 50 countries. Some of its best-sellers are the Yellow Box of Assorted Bonbons, the Family Tablets, under the brand Garoto; Baton, Talento and the bonbon Serenata de Amor. Garoto also offers ice cream versions of some of its main brands.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
23 Nov 2017
“Sweet success”
28 Mar 2017
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Praca Meyerfreund 1 | Gloria, Vila Velha, State of Espirito Santo 29122-900, Brazil
+55 27 3320-1708
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there with City run tour bus "Discover Vila Velha" that included a stop at the Garoto Choclate Factory. At factory ticket counter all rules were in Portuguese only, however I manage to make out the clothing requirements: no shorts, ripped jeans, sandals for hygienic...More

Thank Wasaguy
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I'm Brazilian and I did the visit with my American boyfriend. When I did the reservation I tried to reserve a tour in English (I heard they had it) but I couldn't. I sent an email and called to ask about it, but I wasn't...More

Thank Bárbara D
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We love it, it’s a place to make a visit with the family. They will explain how works the factory and the prosses to make the chocolates. After it we will visited the museun, where we can know about the history about the brand and...More

Thank Sericogusman
Reviewed 23 November 2017

A truly happy place to visit, full of colour, warm succulent smells and wonderful things to eat. Lots of choice in the shop.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 3 August 2017

It was a very good trip we liked seeing all the chocolates being made and everything was very organized. the thing that upset us so much was that when we went to visit the sonho de valsa machine they were cleaning it, so we didnt...More

Thank stefanijc
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This was a nice and well made factory trip, I can warmly recommend for anyone that are visiting this lovely city in Espirito Santo.

Thank Johan P
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

If you have time and want to fill up on chocolate, this is your tour. Residents of Espirte Santos are particularly proud of this long standing chocolate factory... and for a good reason! Great chocolate factory and a great summary of how it came into...More

Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

We reserved tickets beforehand, and upon arrival, we were given a tour by an energetic guide who took us through a small portion of the massive factory. We saw from the wafer creation, to the packing, only missing how they make the chocolate itself. It...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 19 September 2014

We wanted to visit the factory, but we did not realize you need a reservation. They were booked for the week! We asked to be put on a waiting list and that is when we met Drieli, a young woman who spoke terrific English. I...More

1  Thank OldManDoc
Reviewed 12 January 2014

If you are in Espírito Santo it would be worth the trip. Plan ahead for a tour because they are usually booked.

Thank genxsp
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