Best of Boston

Best Chocolatier

2011 Best Chocolatier

L.A. Burdick

Between British import Hotel Chocolat hitting Newbury and New York's Max Brenner setting up shop on Boylston, the city's chocoholics are on a high. But [...] read more»
2010 Best Chocolatier

Beacon Hill Chocolates

How does this local master of all things chocolat—which last year left its Pinckney Street location for bigger digs on Charles Street—continue to win our [...] read more»
2009 Best Chocolatier

Beacon Hill Chocolates

As Boston's artisanal confectioners trend toward ever-weirder flavor combinations (poblano pepper truffles, bonbons oozing with olive oil), Beacon Hill Chocolates has us falling back in [...] read more»
2008 Best Chocolatier

Chocolee Chocolates

With her jewel-like bonbons (exhibits A and B: dark chocolate filled with white chocolate and Chambord, and wafer-thin Viennese almond bark), Lee Napoli has brought [...] read more»
2007 Best Chocolatier

Choco Choco House

Sweet tooths won't be able to resist the convention-defying ingredients in Aliya Wali's artistic confections, among them goat cheese, edible flowers, plum wine, Hawaiian sea [...] read more»
2002 Best Chocolatier

Serenade Chocolatier

Brookline Village
Witness the alchemy firsthand: Confections at Serenade, Brookline Village's intimate chocolatier, are prepared before customers' eyes using smooth, buttery Callebaut direct from Belgium. It's a [...] read more»
1999 Best Chocolatier

L.A. Burdick

The first retail outlet for the New Hampshire-based artisan who makes bonbons for New York's most chichi restaurants, this is an adult chocoholic's nirvana. Our [...] read more»
1998 Best Chocolatier


Ever wonder why the church once outlawed chocolate as too sensual? Airlifted weekly from the little chocolate gnomes in Zurich, delectable with the finest cream, [...] read more»
1995 Best Chocolatier

Prides Crossing Confections

This confectioner, which started as the tiny store along Route 127, is the source for delicious chocolates, made on the premises. The barks are great, [...] read more»