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Cocoa Bean

) #1 of 6 Bakeries in Geneva #30 of 123 Places to Eat in Geneva $$ - $$$, French, American, Cafe
11 S 7th St, Geneva, IL 60134-2113
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“croissants” (14 reviews)
“cocoa beans” (13 reviews)
“quiche” (5 reviews)
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French, American, Cafe
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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11 S 7th St, Geneva, IL 60134-2113
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The desserts are to die for. Just a great place to get dessert or order for pick up. The staff are very kind and the small cafe is nice to come to and have coffee and a little dessert.

Thank Troy G
Reviewed 13 February 2017

they make so many wonderful sweets and various treats for higher end dinner affairs and the like. well developed options and you can order ahead!

Thank Troy G
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Everything at the Cocoa Bean is delicious. The problem is deciding what to buy. I am a huge fan of the almond croissants. The mini pound cakes are wonderful. Honestly you can't go wrong with any of the bread type items. The cakes and pastries...More

Thank xboox
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Before having one at the Cocoa Bean, I had never tried a Kouign Amann (kween a – MAHN). Now, I can't get enough!! Its like a cross between a croissant and a doughtnut and a funnel cake (but mostly a croissant) and its got hardened...More

Thank Lindsay C
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This is the go-to place for anyone hosting a party, there is no one has good as this place! Besides their gorgeous and delicious cakes ( you can special order too). they have the most tantalizing mini pastries, so you can make a selection. There...More

Thank strafals
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for dessert on a Thursday afternoon. The display case was filled with small pastries that had amazing decorative detail. We ordered six different tiny treats from a bite sized éclair to a mini tart. They were ALL wonderful. We will definitely return!

Thank PMath5516
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

I was hosting a baby shower so my husband and I sampled croissants and breads from several bakeries in Geneva. The Cocoa Bean won! I served croissants, almond croissants, mini blueberry breads and assorted specialty breads at the shower. EVERYONE loved the selection! The almond...More

Thank Elsie G
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Cocoa Bean has the best croissants in the entire Chicagoland area! Their delightfully decorated small cakes and pastries DO taste as good as they look. These guys know what they are doing; you will not be disappointed.

Thank Hortonwhoness
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Cakes, coffee, pastry, you will leave happier and thankful places like this exist. European patisserie excellence within 10 minutes of home. Thank you, thank you, thank you.

Thank Zia K
Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

Small bakery with outstanding pastries and coffee. Leave your calorie counter at home! Friendly staff. Hometown feel. We will be back!

Thank Linda1117
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:30
Thursday
07:00 - 17:30
Friday
07:00 - 17:30
Saturday
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 S 7th St, Geneva, IL 60134-2113
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Geneva
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