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The Chocolate Garden of Ireland

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The Chocolate Garden of Ireland, Rath, Tullow, Carlow, Republic of Ireland
T: +353(0)596481999
F: +353(0)599151968

Heaven for lovers of chocolate and ice cream, the Chocolate Garden of Ireland has a delicious Chocolate and Coffee shop, serving Ireland’s best hot chocolate! and an Ice cream Parlour at its factory, a great venue for people of all ages.

Heaven for lovers of chocolate and ice cream everywhere, the Chocolate Garden of Ireland offers a truly authentic experience through our Chocolate Workshops, held regularly. Enjoy our cosy chocolate and coffee shop (serving Ireland’s best hot chocolate!) and an ice cream parlour, all located at our chocolate and ice cream factory – come and share our passion! The Chocolate Garden is a great venue for a themed Birthday Party, Hen Party or School Tour. Workshops and Parties must be pre booked on Tel. 059-6481999

Set in beautiful South-West Wicklow, between Tullow and Shillelagh, The Chocolate Garden has become popular with all ages - from school tours and pre-school groups to active retirement groups, everyone is a kid when it comes to delicious chocolate. Connoisseurs of coffee travel to enjoy our award winning coffee and fans of quality ice cream and chocolate drool over our delicious sundaes. Any trip to the Chocolate Garden is guaranteed to please.

If you book in for a workshop, you can look forward to learning about all things chocolate and ice cream; enjoy demonstrations, tastings and hands-on work with chocolate – a thoroughly enjoyable hour and forty minutes! Make your own chocolate product and get to keep the mould. Must be booked in advance.
At times when no workshop is available, visitors may decorate a chocolate product mould and enjoy a hot chocolate afterwards at our shop.

Spacious parking, indoor and outdoor seating. Wheelchair and buggy friendly. Tots to teens play area. Enjoyed by all age groups.

Facilities: : Cafe and Ice Cream Parlour.
Workshops and Parties must be pre-booked.Online on or Tel. 059-6481999. The Chocolate Garden of Ireland was awarded Best 'Come & See' Food Producer 2011 by Good Food Ireland.