Celebrate National Chocolate Day in New Haven on Oct. 28

It’s certainly no accident that National Chocolate Day falls on Saturday, Oct. 28 – of course, we need to get prepped for the real favorite day for snacking on some sweets – Halloween!

Here in New Haven, there must be tons of people with a sweet tooth mulling around since there are plenty of candy shops located through the area, ranging from chain favorites to independently owned stores that can offer customers personalized goodies. If you’re looking for some candy to pick up – whether for you or for hungry trick or treaters – head to these below shops.

MELT Chocolatier, located at 961 State St, New Haven which is a 20 minute walk from your 360 State apartment, offers unique, individually hand-dipped truffles and confections. Each one is made just for you using only the finest ingredients.

MELT Chocolatier uses only the finest ingredients, including Belgian chocolate, pure extracts, and cream from local farms. They pride ourselves in using no artificial flavors or ingredients.

Munson’s Chocolates, located at 109 Boston Post Rd, Orange which is 10 minutes from your 360 State apartment, makes award-winning chocolates made right here in Connecticut, using 70-year-old family recipes and milk from a local dairy.

Taste the difference local ingredients and three generations of chocolatiers makes at Munson’s! Their deliciously enticing hand crafted specialties are scary good and sure to delight.


MELT Chocolatier

961 State St, New Haven, CT 06511

(203) 789-8589


Munson’s Chocolates

109 Boston Post Rd, Orange, CT 06477

(203) 799-0666