North Notts Indies Spotlight – The Chocolate Kitchen

The Chocolate Kitchen is a family run business based in the heart of Retford, North Nottinghamshire. They are Artisan chocolate makers, specialising in creating quality, hand-crafted chocolates. The business has rapidly developed due to outstanding success since opening in 2007. The business started off from the founder’s kitchen. Meghan’s dream of owning a chocolate shop soon became a reality when they expanded to the first store in Retford.

Today, the store sells an expansive range of chocolates and cakes, with a café available on Saturdays. The offer a variety of moulded chocolates, brownie bites, personalised gifts such as plaques, cakes, hot chocolate and more. Their best sellers are the truffles, with a range of over 60 flavours available on the menu. These are available to purchase and takeaway in lovely gift boxes, in quantities of 6, 12, 18 and 24. There is also a takeaway counter, stocking brownies, tiffin and other delicious, sweet bites. Products are made in small batches to ensure each item remains fresh. Where possible, ingredients are sourced locally.



The fabulous independent store is currently well stocked for all your Mother’s Day needs. Treat your lovely mother figure to a selection of the delicious treats available, including personalised plaques, brownie bites, a chocolate heart box filled with their favourite truffles or an ultimate Mother’s Day hamper. Visit the store ahead of Sunday 10th March!



With Easter also just around the corner, The Chocolate Kitchen is already filled with a variety of themed goodies, including half-filled chocolate eggs, lollipops, bunnies, plaques and more. Each item is beautifully wrapped in easter themed wrapping and ribbons, making the perfect gift!

Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth? Visit the store at 5 West Street, Retford, DN22 6ES. Alternatively, order your treats online today by going to – www.thechocolatekitchen.co.uk, or give them a call them at 01777 711007. You can find them on Facebook and Instagram at @thechockitchen.

Opening hours are 9am – 4pm on Tuesday, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. The café currently only opens on Saturdays.