Valentines Day in New York: Sweets
Feed a Sweet ToothThe way to anyone's heart is through their stomach. Anything chocolate is a good idea. The following stores offer the best sweet treats in NYC.
14 Delancey St C, New York, NY 10002, USA 212-274-9179
Ceci-Cela is a beautiful store with even more beautiful pastries (pictured above). Their almond chocolate croissants, which you can't even find in Paris, are delicious. Snug bakery crafting French–style pastries, sandwiches & custom cakes in a quaint interior.
- Varsano's Chocolate
172 West 4th Street Greenwich Village, New York City 212 352-1171
Varsano's Chocolates is specialized in home made, hand dipped chocolates, including caramels, truffles, fruit centers and nut patties.
- Colette's Cakes
New York, NY 10014, USA 973-762-4546
Colette Peters has been the owner of Colette’s Cakes, a specialty cake company in New York City. Colette helped create and design the format and rules for the first cake challenge for the World Pastry Forum.
- Chocolate Works
693 3rd Ave New York, New York USA 212-935-5454
The concept turns a working chocolate factory into an interactive experience which enchants customers of all ages. When you walk into one of our stores, you are greeted with our signature, award-winning truffle.
- Godiva Chocolatier
- 30 Rockefeller Plaza (near 50th St.),
- 701 Fifth Ave. (between 54th and 55th St.),
- 200 Park Ave. (at 45th St.),
- 245 Columbus Ave. (between 71st and 72nd St.), 787-5804
- 33 Maiden Ln. (near Nassau St.), 809-8990
- 225 Liberty St. (World Financial Center, Winter Garden), 945-2174
- 560 Lexington Ave. (near 50th St.),
- 30 Rockefeller Plaza (near 50th St.), 765-4336
- La Maison du Chocolat
1018 Madison Avenue New York, 718-361-9161
A wonderful selection of chocolate gift boxes featuring all the famous creations of our Maison (ganaches, pralinés, truffles). For the Francophiles out there, this shop is an affiliate of a Parisian chocolate store on rue du Faubourg Saint-Honore. They offer very rich, fabulous chocolate with over 27 combinations. Specialties include fruit pates, rich and buttery chocolate truffles, arribas, valencia, rochers, and chocolate-covered chestnuts in season. Taking traditional wedding favors to new delicious heights, these unique and elegant trinkets will be treasured.