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A Chocolate Lover's Guide to Downtown Bellevue

February 29, 2024 - by Mackenzie Ault

A Chocolate Lover's Guide to Downtown Bellevue

Explore Downtown Bellevue's delicious chocolate scene! Within the vibrant streets and busy restaurants, discover artisanal chocolatiers crafting exquisite treats waiting to be savored. Uncover the sweetest spots around the Heart of Bellevue. 

Fran's Chocolates

Nestled in Old Bellevue, Fran's Chocolates offers delectable treats crafted from the finest ingredients. Elevate your holiday celebrations with signature smoked salted caramels, single malt whiskey truffles for St. Patrick's Day, or their beautifully curated Easter baskets filled with a variety of their most popular treats.


With simple to complex flavors, ROYCE' offers a variety of chocolates with different textures, profiles, and looks. Currently, they're offering simple pure chocolate pieces, silky smooth Nama chocolate, and deliciously crunchy chocolate bars. Head to the 2nd floor of Bellevue Square and treat your tastebuds to their long line of specialty chocolates. 


Homegrown in Bellevue's backyard, DOTE offers a variety of delicious chocolates that come beautifully decorated in vibrant colors and designs. Not sure where to start? We recommend their mouth-watering honey dark chocolate ganache, 72% cocoa sweetened with a touch of honey. 

See's Candies

Stop by See's Candies to discover unique treats beyond your average chocolate bar. With St. Patrick's Day around the corner, they are selling a "sweet potato" featuring their signature divinity filling dipped in milk chocolate with pine nut "potato eyes." Looking for something more traditional to give as a gift? Build a box with all of their signature chocolates, truffles, and lollipops. 

Looking for more chocolate experiences? The Northwest Chocolate Festival is coming to Meydenbauer Center October 4-6. Meet the best artisan chocolate makers in the world, attend seminars, and enjoy tastings of milk chocolate, dark chocolate, inclusion bars, decadent desserts, truffles, bonbons, and caramels. Get your tickets today!


This blog is part of the Heart of Bellevue: our campaign to showcase local businesses while connecting you with stories of activity, creativity and recovery. Find out about our campaign and explore more of what’s happening around Downtown.