Murchie's Hot Chocolate - Winter Carnival
Murchie's Hot Chocolate

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Today is National Hot Chocolate Day, and what better way to avoid the cold weather than with a nice warm beverage in hand.

In celebration of this sweet day, we’ve done some digging and found the best hot chocolate destinations you can find in Victoria. 

From cozy warm beverages topped with whipped cream and chocolate flakes to thick drinks that keep you full for hours, here are 11 of the best hot chocolate shops you’ll find in Victoria:

Chocolats Favoris

  • Where: 1010 Government Street
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Chocolate and Co.

  • Where: 703 Fort Street
  • When: Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Terrible Truffles

  • Where: 501 Government Street
  • When: 
    • Monday to Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    • Thursday to Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
    • Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • Where: 1110 Government Street 
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

QV Cafe and Bakery 

  • Where: 1701 Government Street
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Hey Happy 

  • Where: 560 Johnson Street
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • Where: 560 Johnson Street
  • When: 
    • Thursday and Sunday, 10 am to 6 p.m.
    • Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Saint Cecilia Coffee and Brands 


  • Where: 535 Yates Street
  • When: 
    • Tuesday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    • Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fuego Old Town Eatery

  • Where: 1435 Store Street
  • When: Monday to Sunday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Mosi Bakery Cafe and Gelateria

  • Where: 5303 W Saanich Road
  • When: 
    • Monday to Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
    • Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Macchiato Caffe at The Juliet

  • Where: 780 Johnson Street
  • When: Monday to Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.


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