Dancing Bear Chocolate Northern Chocolate Studio

Chocolate Artisan in Minneapolis, Chocolate, Gelato, Pastry & Smiles
Open today until 5:00 PM
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Dancing Bear Chocolate will be closed on Sunday Sept 5, Have a wonderful Labor Day Weekend.

We will be open until 7pm Thursday April 29 for Dining Out For Life. Stop in, buy Gelato or Chocolate and support The Aliveness Project. Dancing Bear will donate 50% of our Chocolate, Gelato and Pastry Sales to DOFLMN

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~we require everyone above the age of 2 to wear a mask or face covering at all times while inside the Northern Chocolate Studio.
~no more than 6 customers can be inside the Studio at one time, this includes any combination of those being waited on and those waiting.
~while you are waiting inside...

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Special hours this Wednesday Feb 10 for Valentine’s Week, We will be open 10am to 5pm

We are open Sat-Sun Dec 19 & 20 10am to 5pm. Next week we are open Tue-Wed 10am to 5pm and Thursday Christmas Eve 10am to 2pm


a month ago
I cant say enough wonderful things about Dancing Bear. I have been enjoying their treats since they opened and feel incredibly lucky to live within walking distance to them. They have the best cake I have ever had. ever. Its not your typical cake-its a chocolate baked mousse that tastes like a chocolate cake with mousse and whipped cream. You must try it. Every single bite is perfection. Today I stopped by and picked up a few of my favorite items and two new ones-ginger chocolate dipped cookies and Bear Paw Fudge Brownie. The ginger chocolate dipped cookies had just finished setting-they were divine! the cookie was crisp and the chocolate was smooth and rich without being too sweet. The brownie. oh my. Please try it. you will be oh so happy. a fudge center with slightly crisp outside and subtle cherries and chocolate throughout...so good. It is the best brownie I have ever eaten. The quality of the ingredients and the precision of the baking comes through in every bit. its a mus...
- Lindsey H
a month ago
I read many great comments about this place. Needed a present for a good friend. Bought chocolates and a small blueberry cheesecake. Absolutely beautiful and tasted amazing. Customer service was very good and the gentleman who waited on me was fabulous. Thank you from a NEW LOYAL CUSTOMER
- Genevieve T
a month ago
We LOVE this shop! Follow them on Facebook to see their menu updates. Perfect weekend morning neighborhood vibe. Amazing personal service. Everything is delicious! You can get coffee and drinks too. Bravo!!!
- Maya V

Chocolate, Gelato, Pastry & Smiles!

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  • (612) 254-4354


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4367 Thomas Ave. North
Minneapolis, MN 55412
United States

Business Hours

Wed:10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thu:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sat:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Sun:10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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