201 East Trade Street, Charlotte, North Carolina 28202 USA
Phone:  +1 (704) 547-2244   •  Map & Directions

Bar Cocoa

One of the premier chocolate shops in Charlotte, NC, Bar Cocoa is a delectable Dessert Boutique, retail shop and cooking lab for chocolate lovers of all ages. Located in the lobby of The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte, this chocolate shop offers a cozy dining nook or sidewalk terrace to enjoy its house-made pastries, French macarons, cakes, pies, house-made gelato, and Norman Love confections to enjoy in the moment or to take away.  For those who long to learn the secrets of professional chocolatiers, including groups seeking a unique team-building experience, Bar Cocoa’s pastry kitchen hosts ongoing weekend cooking classes at Cocoa Lab throughout the year. With a focus on desserts, these delightful classes allow participants to cook alongside the chefs of The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte, and then to enjoy their creations together at the end of the three-hour class.

Bar Cocoa Celebration Cakes may be ordered for the most special of occasions and provide an exceptional cake presentation for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and more.

Visit the Bar Cocoa website
for menu information and upcoming events

Bar Cocoa Hours
Monday – Thursday:
11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Friday – Saturday:
11 a.m. to 12 a.m.

11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Visit the Bar Cocoa website
for menu information and upcoming events
Decadent shopping awaits at
Bar Cocoa, the ultimate Dessert Boutique, open to the public and hotel guests. Bar Cocoa may be accessed through the hotel lobby or via its convenient street-side entrance on College Street.

Announcing Birthdays by Bar Cocoa, presenting customized birthday cakes for small and large celebrations, packaged with plates, candles, napkins and utensils for enjoyment at nearby office and home locations.
Bar Cocoa’s Cocoa Lab is pleased to offer a delicious new selection of dessert cooking classes.
The perfect chilled treat awaits at Bar Gelato, featuring irresistible flavors such as Tiramisu, Chocolate-Hazelnut, Pistachio, Coconut Sorbet, and Vanilla.
Bar Cocoa Catering and Events – A Sweet New Way to Party 
Bar Cocoa is pleased to offer complete dessert-party catering for large and small events, either at The Ritz-Carlton or at other Charlotte-area locations. For a memorable gathering with a fun, irresistible menu, Bar Cocoa provides an array of spectacular desserts and confections, as well as delicious hot and cold beverages. To reserve your dessert party at The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte or at a local venue of your choosing, please call (704) 972-4452 or (704) 549-4326.