About Kakawa Chocolate House

*Please note, Due to EXTREME HEAT all around the country, even with our thermal packs and ice packs, we are UNABLE to ship chocolate at this time.  We apologize for the inconvenience but hope the weather will cooperate and we can deliver again as soon as possible. 

Kakawa is an artisanal chocolate shop located in the heart of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Founded in 2007, Kakawa supports local organic farming, promotes the history and anthropology of chocolate, and most importantly, produces a huge variety of delicious chocolate creations of the highest quality. Since its founding, Kakawa has earned a reputation as one of the most exciting and original chocolate shops in the world.

Our Chocolatiers 

Kakawa's chocolatiers are dedicated to sharing their passion for chocolate. They balance the traditional with the cutting edge, creating unique and exquisitely bold creations from fresh and seasonal ingredients. Their one-of-a-kind creations include truffles, chocolate elixirs, agave caramels, solid dark chocolates, alternative baked goods, and delicious homemade ice cream. Working exclusively in small batches, our staff ensures that each piece of chocolate looks as exquisite as it tastes.

Our Mission

Our mission is to re-introduce you to chocolate. We draw on chocolates long history, re-creating original Mesoamerican, European and Colonial chocolate elixir recipes, and using them to inspire our new and exciting creations. We have a startling variety of contemporary flavors including Passion fruit, Cherry Chile, our signature- Goat Cheese & Sage, and Mescal and offer a number of dairy-free and Vegan confections. Kakawa also offers classic European-style truffles such as French Dark and Raspberry Hazelnut.

Our delightful staff are as passionate about the history and anthropology of chocolate as the chocolatiers themselves, delivering a rich experience to everyone who comes through our doors. In everything we do, we support sustainability, fair trade, local farming, and culinary daring.

Our Business Hours: 

For additional information please call individual location. Takeout (come in to select), dine in and curbside pick up available in all locations. 

1050 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe NM 87501
Mon - Sat: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sun: 12:00 Noon - 6:00 PM

1300 Rufina Circle #A4, Santa Fe NM 87507
Mon - Sat: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

173 Essex Street, Salem MA 01970

Wednesday -Sunday:  11:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Mon & Tues: CLOSED