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French Broad Chocolate Lounge

10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
+1 828-252-4181
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brownie” (226 reviews)
“truffle” (448 reviews)
“ice cream” (193 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I went just as they opened and enjoyed our morning cappuccino and chai tea with brownie and tiramisu. It was good but I'd try some other places around town next time.

Thank vpaterson
Reviewed 3 days ago

I never miss an opportunity to go here any time I am in Asheville! If hot chocolate is a luxury, this is a "treat yo'self!"er's dream! I also frequently give their chocolate as a gift, since I love giving local/NC products!

Thank Katelan F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I expected a Lounge. Not so. More of a coffee shop atmosphere. Had a macaroon brownie that was nothing short of amazing. Upon entering you see a deli case with baked goods and truffles. You place your order then pay and find a seat (good...More

Thank katparanzino
Reviewed 1 week ago

We waited a long time outside in the cold to get in, but the food was SO delicious it was worth it! Highly recommend the liquid chocolate or the cake!!!

Thank Bethoresen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great but in my opinion I would not wait on line to get it. If you do wait you will be happy with whatever you get. It is all delicious!

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is by far the best hot chocolate I’ve ever had. So creamy and rich and smooth. It’s located in the heart of Asheville. The inside has a very cool vibe and they will serve you

Thank Max H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our group of twelve went here for a warmup snack and were so glad we did. The handmade chocolates are unique and, though a bit pricey, the best chocolate I've eaten anywhere. We had the signature hot chocolate, a double macchiato and the Oaxaca -...More

Thank Vance H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to stop for hot coffee, cake, and (a glass of wine for me) to get out of the cold before our 3:00 appointment at the Salt Cave. There is always a line out the door, but it goes quickly. You order at a...More

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Were walking thru light sleet on New Years Eve and from rave reviews - went to the French Broad Chocolate Lounge to warm up and refuel! The line was not too long. Was disappointed in the selection, thought there would be more. We got a...More

Thank Pam Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! Enjoyed the chocolate cake & coffee! There was a line outside to get into the place, but it was worth the wait!

Thank fisher05
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Questions & Answers
9 January 2017|
Response from FBChocolateLounge | Property representative |
Hello! We are sad to have missed you as well. Unfortunately due to the winter storm this weekend we did close at 4pm on Saturday. We are also closing today at 4pm, but will resume normal business hours on Monday 1/9... More
Lauren Ashley T
24 August 2016|
Response from Trevor K | Reviewed this property |
A few tables if available outside is the perfect spot. I have two of my own
2 November 2015|
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Response from FBChocolateLounge | Property representative |
Lines are shortest right after opening at 11am!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 S Pack Sq, Asheville, NC 28801-3521
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-252-4181
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