If there's anything the kids look forward to at Easter, it's the delicious chocolate eggs, hot cross buns and sweet delights that the Easter Bunny delivers. However, plenty of Australian adults are also partial to a little creamy chocolate treat, which is why an Easter family holiday is the perfect time to hunt down the best destinations dedicated to the sweet stuff. Here are some places to satisfy your cravings during Easter - just make sure the kids remember to brush their pearly-whites afterwards!
If luxe, indulgent chocolate is what you desire, the Lindt Chocolat Cafe will deliver. Located on Cockle Bay Wharf within Darling Harbour, this sumptuous shop will have your mouth watering with a selection of ice cream, chocolate and cake made by Lindt Master Chocolatiers. Choose truffles from the Connoisseur collection such as the chilli truffle or Bailey's truffle and add a hot chocolate to really hit the spot, or select a 'delice' or macaron if you're not feeling like so much chocolate.
Young princes and princesses of the family will adore this lavishly decorated chocolate cafe, with its purple velvet chairs complete with gold trim fit for a king. They also serve great hot chocolate and a selection of delicious chocolate treats.
For handmade chocolate treats and a selection of pastries, savouries, cakes and more, you won't be disappointed with Cacao. Located in St Kilda, Doncaster, and Highpoint Shopping Centre, kids and adults will both love whiling away an afternoon here while nibbling on gourmet chocolate creations.
Located within the heart of North Adelaide, this sweet spot is the perfect spot for families to settle down while on an Easter holiday in Adelaide. This fine chocolate and dessert cafe offers Belgian chocolates handmade right in South Australia, and uses refined cocoa in many of their dishes. Parents will adore the divine, velvety coffee made from Arabica beans, and kids will love the wide selection of desserts and chocolates.