Most Shareable Chocolate Desserts in Boston


One of life’s ultimate indulgences is chocolate, so it’s best to eat as much of it as you can. Fortunately for you and your partner-in-crime, Boston shows its love of chocolate by offering giant (or even unlimited) portions of cocoa-based desserts.

  • American Park Square
    The Bristol Lounge Map 200 Boylston St, Boston, Massachusetts | 617-351-2037
    Food27 Decor27 Service27 Cost$49

    Make a dentist appointment now, because your sweet tooth will be overindulging on the hotel’s epic $18 dessert buffet. The endless spread of desserts includes cake pops, mini-cupcakes, chocolate-covered strawberries, a sundae bar, and a make-your-own-crepe station. P.S.: The buffet only runs on Saturday nights from 9 PM to midnight.

  • Pizza South End
    Picco Map 513 Tremont St, Boston, Massachusetts | 617-927-0066
    Food25 Decor21 Service20 Cost$24

    Sundaes aren't only for Sundays. This pizza joint’s Dark Chocolate Brownie Sundae comes with your choice of one of 11 ice cream/sorbet flavors, and drowns in a rich hot fudge sauce from chocolatiers Scharffen Berger.

  • New England Cambridge
    Henrietta's Table Map 1 Bennett Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts | 617-661-5005
    Food25 Decor21 Service23 Cost$39

    Carbs and chocolate are a match made in dessert heaven. The locavore’s take on chocolate bread pudding is finished off with caramelized bananas and a classic vanilla bean ice cream.

  • Italian Back Bay
    Piattini Map 226 Newbury Street, Boston, Massachusetts | 617-536-2020
    Food25 Decor22 Service24 Cost$29

    Sometimes the best desserts don’t include fancy bells and whistles. This wine cafe’s super-sized homemade tiramisu is a classic recipe which will remind many Italians of when their grandmothers made this dessert for them as children.

  • Dessert Park Square
    Finale Map 1 Columbus Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts | 617-423-3184
    Food24 Decor22 Service21 Cost$18

    The classic dessert sampler is given a reboot with this desserterie’s Chocolate Dream. Offerings include a molten cake filled with raspberries, caffeine-laced espresso truffles, and a white chocolate caramel mousse/pecan pastry.

  • Back Bay
    Max Brenner Map 745 Boylston St, Boston, Massachusetts | 617-274-1741
    Food23 Decor24 Service21 Cost$27

    This chocolate lover’s dream is like a real-life version of Willy Wonka’s factory. The ideal way to get a sampling is by splitting a Sharing Fondue for Two. Items up for the dipping include banana tempura, chocolate sponge cake, milk and white chocolate bark, and marshmallows that can be roasted at your table.

  • Financial District
    Cafe Fleuri Map 250 Franklin Street, Boston, Massachusetts | 617-451-1900
    Food21 Decor22 Service20 Cost$43

    Think you’ve tried every chocolate dessert? You haven’t experienced this hotel’s chocolate buffet. Hosted every Saturday from 11 AM-3 PM, sample goodies like tarts, trifles, cookies, chocolate shots, macarons, and dessert pizza. Note: eating your weight in chocolate will set you back $42.

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