These Local Chocolate Shops Have Just What You Need for Valentine’s Day


There’s no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your significant other than with some amazing chocolates, but it isn’t always easy to find the perfect shop to buy them at when Hershey’s just simply won’t do.

If you’re looking for Valentine’s Day chocolates to give to that special someone on Feb. 14 alongside some roses and a romantic card, then check out these chocolate shops located near your Sagamore apartment. They’re sure to have just what you’re looking for!

Jacques Torres Chocolate, located at 285 Amsterdam Ave #1, New York, NY 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.

Featuring interior designs based on the great cafés of Europe, their shop will be a mini vacation from the hustle and bustle of your day while you stop in here to pick up chocolates from your special someone. Don’t forget to get a hot chocolate for yourself!

Mondel Chocolates, located at 2913 Broadway, New York, NY which is a 10 minute drive from your Sagamore apartment, is a compact, old-school candy store selling truffles, chocolate, cordials and gift boxes since 1943.

With tons of assorted gift box options that are expertly wrapped and full of delicious chocolates, your significant other will relish in a gift from Mondel Chocolates, which is a legend here in New York City. It’s a must-try for any New Yorker!

Jacques Torres Chocolate

285 Amsterdam Ave #1, New York, NY 10023

(212) 787-3256


Mondel Chocolates

2913 Broadway, New York, NY 10025

(212) 864-2111