Hot Chocolate in Hoboken: A List of The Best Spots

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Ah, winter. Hoboken will eventually turn into Snowboken and freeeeezing temps are all around. There’s no arguing that a nice cup of hot chocolate {or hot cocoa if ya fancy} always does the trick to warm you up — that’s why we’ve rounded up the BEST places to get a cup of hot chocolate in Hoboken. Keep reading if you want more than a typical cup of Swiss Miss and more of the real thing. Here are the best places for a cup of hot chocolate in Hoboken:

Disclaimer: Be sure to call each place directly to confirm if each drink is still being sold this season.

For When You Want Booze in Your Hot Cocoa: Carpe Diem {1405 Grand Street}

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Seeking an adult version of your fave childhood drink? Carpe Diem has you covered with their spiked hot chocolate made with Kahlúa {and it’s delish}.

READ: Outdoor Winter Activities Near Hoboken + Jersey City

For When You Want Something Sweet After Your Avocado Toast: Bluestone Lane {409 Washington Street}

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Bluestone Lane has delish coffee, juices, and award-winning avocado toast, but don’t let this trendy/healthy coffee shop fool you — they have super yummy hot chocolate, too. Try their traditional hot chocolate with steamed, silky milk, cocoa mix, micro-foam + a cocoa dusting or the “Milo” with malted chocolate + steamed whole milk.

For a Sweet Treat on a Chilly Day: La Bouche {207 Washington Street}

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La Bouche is known for its French-Mediterranean fare, but it is also known for something else — hot chocolate. Topped with powdered cocoa, this hot beverage is a great treat on a chilly Mile Square day.

For When You Want Some After a Hearty Cuban Meal: La Isla {104 Washington Street + 25 12th Street}

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Wash down that churrasco, rice, and beans with some flan and warm hot chocolate for dessert at La Isla where everything {at both locations} is delish.

See More: The Best Doughnuts in Hoboken, Jersey City, + Bayonne

For When You Want It Dairy-Free: Bucket & Bay Craft Gelato {153 1st Street}

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Bucket & Bay’s hot cocoa is made with chocolate ganache that is completely dairy-free and you can add dairy-free milk in such as macadamia, almond, oat, and more to make it the yummiest vegan treat.

For When You Want It With Nutella: Blue Eyes {525 Sinatra Drive}

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Ok, so this isn’t technically hot chocolate but Blue Eyes’ Nutella Cappuccino is too good not to mention. Just think of this as a little added bonus if you want a bit more pizzaz on your list because, NUTELLA.

Do you have a go-to place for hot chocolate in Hoboken? Share with us in the comments!

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Briana is a born-and-raised Hoboken Girl who embraces both the new and old aspects of the Mile Square. She’s a freelance writer, works in social media, and more importantly (but not really) — a cat lover and total foodie. When she’s not working, she can be found convincing herself to buy something at Sephora or Target, eating mussels with her fiancé at Leo’s, or planning her next Disney vacation.