A hot cup of cocoa on a cold day is like a warm hug from the inside out.
With temperatures in Toronto about to dip into the minuses for the foreseeable future, now is the perfect time to source out the most delicious molten chocolate beverages across the city.
Here’s where to find the most decadent hot chocolates in Toronto.
The Italian bakery in Scarborough is known for its epic eats and hot chocolate is no exception. Get your sweet fix with overloaded beverages like this hot cacao spiked with Nutella!
Address: 6758 Kingston Road, Toronto
The bean to bar chocolate maker offers five different renditions of drinking chocolate ranging from rich, comforting and “big on the fudgy notes” to layered spices paying homage to the ancient roots of chocolate.
Address: 32 Tank House Lane, Toronto
Address: 443 King Street West, Toronto
Locations across Toronto will warm you up with delicious chocolate drinks. At the outpost in Yorkdale Shopping Centre, the chocolate bar serves up microfoam topped chocolate bevies paired with pastries.
Address: 780 Queen Street West, Toronto
Address: 1099 Yonge Street, Toronto
Address: The PATH, Richmond Adelaide Centre, Toronto
Address: Yorkdale Mall, 3401 Dufferin Street, Toronto
Rich frothy drinking chocolates are made from stone ground chocolate and come flavoured naturally with ingredients like vanilla or cinnamon to create an authentic taste of Mexico.
Address: 1131 St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto
Hot cacao topped with a house-made marshmallow is the perfect accompaniment to the cakes, pies, and pastries on offer from this Toronto patisserie.
Address: 1121 Queen Street East, Toronto
Address: 3347 Yonge Street, Toronto
This local chain of epic ice cream purveyors switches focus to hot bevies in the colder month. Here, you’ll find pimped out hot chocolates including flavours like the Salted Dark Hot Chocolate, S’mores Hot Chocolate and Cake Batter Hot Chocolate.
Address: Locations across Toronto
Eight different types of hot chocolate await you at this cacao-centric cafe. Find options topped with marshmallows and drizzled in dark chocolate, plus flavours like Black Sesame Hot Chocolate or Champurrado infused with spicy cinnamon notes.
Address: 28 Gristmill Lane, Toronto
Address: 485 Queen Street West, Toronto
Haute hot chocolates are on the menu at this dessert house on Dupont. Find these sweet winter warmers in flavours like S’more Love, Fairy Hot Chocolate, and Macaroon Hot Chocolate.
Address: 215 Madison Ave, Toronto