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If Halloween Has You Craving Sweets, Visit These Local Chocolate Shops


OK, you may be a little too old to trick-or-treat these days, but that doesn’t mean that your October chocolate cravings have stopped once you see all of those amazing candy sales popping up at the local stores!

However, one of the joys of not having to trick-or-treat – and of living in a great place like New York – is that there are lots of top-notch chocolate stores in the area that blow run-of-the-mill chocolate found at grocery stores out of the water. If you’re looking for some locally-made chocolates, then visit these nearby stores!

Jacques Torres Chocolate, located at 285 Amsterdam Ave #1, New York which is a 15-minute walk from your Sagamore apartment, is a European-style shop featuring its namesake chef’s chocolates, caramels, cookies and other sweets.

Every product created by Jacques Torres Chocolate is authentically made using premium ingredients. From sourcing the perfect cacao beans to technique steeped in tradition, Jacques’ team combines genuine passion with handcrafted mastery to produce purely delicious, real chocolate.

IT’SUGAR Upper West Side, located at 1870 Broadway B, New York which is a 13-minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a colorful retail chain offering classic and oversized candy, plus apparel, accessories and novelty gifts.

Founded in 2006 by Jeff Rubin, IT’SUGAR is a modern day playground dedicated to immersing its customers in content that they just can’t keep to themselves. IT’SUGAR was created to satisfy a universal sweet tooth and provide a variety of bold merchandise with tongue-and-cheek attitude.

Jacques Torres Chocolate

285 Amsterdam Ave #1, New York, NY 10023

(212) 787-3256


IT’SUGAR Upper West Side

1870 Broadway B, New York, NY 10023

(646) 395-7946