The Best Hot Chocolate in Westchester

Hot chocolate is one of the most wonderful things about winter.

The Best Hot Chocolate in Westchester

It might be hard to decide where to find the best hot chocolate in Westchester, but we certainly had some fun trying. Now it’s your turn to warm yourself up with a cup of delicious hot cocoa. Here are a few delightful locations that serve some of the county’s best liquid chocolate in a mug.


It’s all about chocolate at Cocoa. Here’s the place for decadently rich hot cocoa, baked brownies and some 30 different types of chocolate barks. Try the S’more Bark, Belgian milk chocolate with graham crackers and marshmallows or Jeffrey Bark with Belgian dark chocolate, roasted almonds, and sea salt. Closed Sundays and Mondays.
Cocoa, 2107A Boston Post Road, Larchmont. 914-834-6464. cocoachocolateshop.com

Tazza Café

With four locations, Armonk, Katonah, Millwood, and Ridgefield, Conn., there’s always somewhere close by to grab a cup of cocoa. You’ll find hot and frozen hot chocolate. Open seven days a week, Tazza also serves coffee, wraps, toasted ciabatta sandwiches, salads, and hot soup.
Tazza Café, Armonk, Katonah, Millwood, and Ridgefield, Conn. tazzacafeny.com

The Black Cow Coffee Company

Have a little art with your hot cocoa at The Black Cow ‘s Croton-on-Hudson location. Upstairs from the coffee shop, The Village Galley offers eclectic art, photography, handmade jewelry and what they call “whimsical gallimaufry”. All three of their shops offer traditional coffee beverages plus a wonderful cup of hot cocoa.
The Black Cow Coffee Company, 7 Wheeler Ave., Pleasantville. 914-495-3727. 4 Old Post Road, Croton-on-Hudson. 914-271-7544. Phelps Hospital Lobby, 701.N. Broadway, Sleepy Hollow. 914-418-5255. blackcow.com

The Peekskill Coffee House

Their inviting menu makes a cup of their excellent hot cocoa even more inviting. Find Belgian waffles, crepes, panini sandwiches, salads, bakery items and more at this local community shop in the heart of Peekskill.
The Peekskill Coffee House, 101 S. Division St., Peekskill. 914-739-1287. peekskillcoffee.com

Coffee Labs Roasters

Yes, they are famous for their great coffee, but the hot chocolate is also a must. Choose from two high-end chocolate varieties and settle into this comfy shop for a treat. Coffee Labs is open seven days a week and they offer music on Friday and Saturday from 8 to 10 p.m.
Coffee Labs Roasters, 7 Main St., Tarrytown. 914-332-1479. coffeelabs.com

Psst … we also have a selection of other warm drinks perfect for warming up your winter.