It’s certainly no accident that National Chocolate Day falls on Saturday, Oct. 28 – of course, we need to get prepped for the real favorite day for snacking on some sweets – Halloween!
Here in Hoboken, there must be tons of people with a sweet tooth mulling around since there are plenty of candy shops located through the area, ranging from chain favorites to independently owned stores that can offer customers personalized goodies. If you’re looking for some candy to pick up – whether for you or for hungry trick or treaters – head to these below shops.
Lepore’s Chocolates, located at 105 4th St, Hoboken which is a 10 minute drive from your Rivington apartment, has been Hoboken’s landmark chocolate shop for over thirty years and has been serving the nation and the world with homemade chocolates of the finest ingredients.
They specialize in custom made chocolates, gift baskets, towers and occasion favors. No order is too large or too small. Hollywood’s stars have long known of their premium taste including The Sinatra Family, Peggy Lee, Rita Moreno and Ruta Lee.
Jacques Torres Chocolate, located at 350 Hudson St, New York which is about 15 minutes from your Rivington apartment, takes pride in crafting fresh, hand-made chocolate using only premium ingredients in classic and original combinations.
Every product is produced in the vast 40,000 square foot state-of-the-art chocolate factory at the historical Brooklyn Army Terminal in New York. Jacques Torres Chocolate is quintessential New York!
105 4th St, Hoboken, NJ 07030
350 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014