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Hot Cocoa Treats & Eats


Muddy Waters CoffeehouseMuddy Waters Coffeehouse

Head on over to Muddy Waters Coffeehouse for steamed milk infused with seasonal flavors, topped off to perfection with whipped cream and a cocoa drizzle. Feature flavors include Pumpkin Pie and Frosted Gingerbread White Hot Chocolate-flavored cocoas hot or cold! For extra chilly days, an optional shot of Fireball may be added.


Montero’s RestaurantMontero’s Restaurant

For a tropical escape, Montero’s Restaurant is serving up "Christmas in Malibu” with house-made hot cocoa spiked with Malibu Rum, whipped topping and toasted coconut — YUM!


Cypress CreekCypress Creek

Everyone in your family will love Cypress Creek’s "Snowy Creek” featuring their house-made white chocolate hot cocoa which can be ordered spiked for 21+ customers.


The Kraken CoffeehouseThe Kraken Coffeehouse

Stop by the Kraken Coffeehouse for their famous Hot Cocoa Crawl Specialty menu served hot, iced or frozen. Top sellers include Gingerbread Chai Cocoa, Mexican Cocoa, Mint Chocolate Chip Cocoa — be sure to try them all!


Big Boss BurritosBig Boss Burritos

For authentic Mexican Hot Chocolate, stop by Big Boss Burritos for this south of the border treat served with a cinnamon churro and a smile!


Electric GardenElectric Garden

Try a 100% plant-based indulgence at Electric Garden for their festive “Cacao No Cow” Smoothie or Bowl made with Banana, Strawberry, Cinnamon, Oat Milk Dark Chocolate Cacao, Vanilla, Dates, Honey & Avocado!


Hoppin' JohnzHoppin’ Johnz

Step out of the cold and into Hoppin’ Johnz to sip their Hot Buttered Rum Hot Cocoa. You had me at Hot. Buttered. Rum!



Looking for something a bit stronger for the 21+? Stroll on over to Juniper — our favorite speak-easy lounge — for hot chocolate inspired cocktails like “The Santa Sipper”and “Peppermint Mochatini” dreamed into existence up by Santa’s favorite mixologists!


Ghost Harbor Brewing CompanyGhost Harbor Brewing Company

Visit Ghost Harbor Brewing Company for the return of “House of the Maker: Mocha and Vanilla Stout” brewed with locally roasted beans from Muddy Waters.


The Mills Downtown BistroThe Mills Downtown Bistro

For the third year in a row, “The Dirty Snowman” is back at The Mills Downtown Bistro — a luxurious hot chocolate à la mode with vanilla ice cream, hot cocoa and Bailey’s with loads of whipped cream and chocolate shavings for you and your special snow buddies.


Paradiso Roma RistoranteParadiso Roma Ristorante

A match made in holiday heaven — Paradiso Roma’s “Wells of Fancy” spiked hot cocoa with bourbon pairs nicely with cozy winter riverfront views.


Seven Sounds Brewing CompanySeven Sounds Brewing Company

Don’t miss Seven Sounds Brewing Company for “Coco Nutz Imperial Stout” brewed with cocao nibs, vanilla and toasted coconut flavors to delight and keep you toasty!


The SweetEasyThe SweetEasy

Stop by The SweetEasy to sample their flavored syrups blended with delicious hot chocolate paired with special pastries for a treat to remember!


Seven Sounds Brewing Company

Harbor Treatz

Especially for kiddos of all ages, pop into candy-heaven Harbor Treatz for Hot Cocoa Sundaes and Hot Cocoa Bombs and more for your holiday candy requirements!



The SweetEasySAGOS on the River

Elizabeth City’s neweset riverfront restaurant and bar, SAGOS on the River, for the "Naughty Hot Cocoa Martini” featuring chilled house-made hot cocoa, Godiva dark chocolate and Creme de Cocoa liquors, vanilla vodka and sweetend with crushed candy cane and Hershey’s chocolate! 



AVDET Brewing Company 

Enjoy this delectable Hot Chocolate Milk Stout at AVDET Brewing! 

A milk stout that has a velvety mouth feel with the right amount of Hot Cocoa flavoring! 

A percentage of this beer will be donated to the Albemarle Foodbank, so you can give back this holiday season!




2 Souls Wine Bar

Another returning favorite “Murray Magic” includes 2 Souls Wine Bar’s elegant red wine hot chocolate made with warm cocoa and a Murray Wines red blend topped with smooth whipped cream and a light dusting of cacao powder.




Tooley's Tavern & The Boathouse

You'll be green with envy over these scrumptious Hot Cocoa's at Tooley's Tavern & The Boathouse! Choose from 3 different cocoa variations, each one unqiue with their own Holiday flare! Try "The Melted Snowman", "Boathouse Winter Wonderland", & "The Mean One"! 



Kin'Folk Axe Throwing

Try your hand at Axe Throw'ing AND enjoy these delicious shooters! Try their Rabserry White Chocolate Shot, Butter Pecan Cocoa Shot, Salted Caramel Cocoa Shot, Cinnamon white Chocolate cocoa Shot (pictured)

With live Dj's, Glow Nights, Drinks, baked goods and more, Kin'Folk has it all for a fun holiday evening!

Frolic in Festive Fun

Hot Cocoa Treats & Eats

Hot Cocoa Treats & Eats

You’ll want to wake up early and stay up late tasting each and every one of these cocoa infused treats!
Hot Cocoa Stocking Stuffers

Hot Cocoa Stocking Stuffers

Wrap up adorable hot chocolate inspired hand-crafted gifts and specialty selections only in #HotCocoaCapital stops and shops!
Hot Cocoa Stay & Play

Hot Cocoa Stay & Play

It’s the most wonderful time to make holiday memories at the extra special Hot Cocoa-themed experiences for local and visitors alike.

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