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8 amazing hot chocolate spots in London and Surrey

8 amazing hot chocolate spots in London and Surrey

Cosy spots to sip on mouthwatering hot chocolate in SW London and Surrey…


Knoops, with cafes in Chelsea, Clapham Junction and Richmond, among other places boasts an impressive menu based around more than 20 different chocolates that are minimum 54% and vegan. Plus a selection of plant-based milk. They even offer a handy guide to customise your experience. Yes, they’re really that into crafting a perfect chocolate drink.

Patisserie Valerie, Guildford

What’s more Belgian than chocolate? With its Belgian origins, Patisserie Valerie offers the most delish hot chocolate, plus a wide selection of cakes and even afternoon tea and snacks! Multiple locations in Surrey.

Hummingbird Bakery

Boasting “authentic American cakes and desserts, Hummingbird Bakery in South Kensington offers heavenly-tasting hot chocolate, plus an impressive range of cupcakes and cakes, including gluten-free options.


A dog-friendly restaurant tucked away just off the High Street of Wimbledon Village, Fire Stables features a quintessentially British menu to satisfy small and big cravings alike.


“Taste a dream, Nardulli’s ice cream”! Well, their hot chocolate tastes like a dream, too. Located near Clapham Picturehouse, Nardulli is a small oasis for every sweet tooth. Try their ice cream in the summer, too – the dream slogan is no joke!


Looking out across Richmond Green, Gelateria Danieli developed its very own Italian hot chocolate recipe. Dark, decadent, and thick enough to stand your spoon in, it is made with single-origin chocolate from Uganda. Try it with cinnamon or cardamon for something extra.

Rococo Chocolates

Rococo Chocolates is not just a shop, it’s a self-proclaimed “little chocolate emporium”. Situated in Chelsea and Belgravia, among other locations, it offers rich heritage and expertise, and more flavours of chocolate one can imagine. Plus, it’s working towards making the cocoa sector fairer and more ethical. What’s not to love? Grab yourself some luxury hot chocolate to make at home.

DeRosier Chocolates

Head to Earlsfield and Wimbledon Park to indulge in mouthwatering, handmade chocolates by DeRosier Chocolates. They also offer do-it-yourself hot choc, so you can take this heavenly taste home and enjoy at your convenience.