• Gourmet Homemade Chocolate Shop in Downtown Halifax

    Handmade Chocolates, Macarons And Other Sweet Confections!

    Rousseau Chocolatier uses only the finest quality chocolate and ingredients - locally sourced whenever possible. Everything is made on site and you can watch Julien the chocolatier create the following through the viewing bay window: Handmade Chocolates Gourmet Brownies French Macarons Artisan Chocolate Bars ... and more! 1277 Hollis St, Halifax, NS, Canada (902) 802-6463
    Services
    • Event and Wedding Favors Available
    Products
    • Handmade Chocolates
    • Gourmet Brownies
    • French Macarons
    • Artisan Chocolate Bars
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      Downtown South End Halifax

      1277 Hollis St
      Halifax, NS B3J 1T7
      tel: (902) 802-6463
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      Hours of Operation
      Mon:
      10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Tue:
      10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Wed:
      10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Thu:
      10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Fri:
      10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Sat:
      10:00 am - 6:00 pm
      Sun:
      11:00 am - 5:00 pm
      Wheelchair Accessible:
      Yes
      Parking Available:
      Yes
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Meet the Owner
Julien Rousseau Dumarcet & Nathalie Morin

Julien Rousseau Dumarcet & Nathalie Morin

Since 2014

A young French chocolatier and Canadian hospitality lady met in late 2008 in Wakefield, Qc. Moved to Europe to broaden their experiences and finally settling in Canada in 2014 to start the dream and open their own chocolate shop.

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Our orange chocolates went and had a little makeover! 🍊
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A white chocolate ganache, made with freshly squeezed juice and zest of oranges then dipped in dark chocolate. .
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#chocolate #orangejuice #orangezest #ganache #chocolatelover #handmade #foodart #foodiegram #polkadots #halifax #halifaxeats #halifaxfood
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rousseauchoco
Mar 21, 2017
Our orange chocolates went and had a little makeover! 🍊 . . . A white chocolate ganache, made with freshly squeezed juice and zest of oranges then dipped in dark chocolate. . . . #chocolate #orangejuice #orangezest #ganache #chocolatelover #handmade #foodart #foodiegram #polkadots #halifax #halifaxeats #halifaxfood
We would like to introduce the newest member of the Rousseau family! Our little Logan was born on February 27th and we're all doing well πŸ’™ We have the best customers and friends, Thank You all for the warm wishes received since his arrival, we truly appreciate it!
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rousseauchoco
Mar 19, 2017
We would like to introduce the newest member of the Rousseau family! Our little Logan was born on February 27th and we're all doing well πŸ’™ We have the best customers and friends, Thank You all for the warm wishes received since his arrival, we truly appreciate it!
Another sneak peek at our Easter collection! Available March 30th 🐣
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#halifax #chocolate #chocolatier #chocolateeggs #easter #foodiegram #chocolatelover #foodart #halifaxfood #halifaxeats
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rousseauchoco
Mar 18, 2017
Another sneak peek at our Easter collection! Available March 30th 🐣 . . . #halifax #chocolate #chocolatier #chocolateeggs #easter #foodiegram #chocolatelover #foodart #halifaxfood #halifaxeats
Easter production: making chocolate egg cartons. This shows Julien Rousseau stopping the flow of chocolate to fill the mold, mess free! .
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#chocolate #chocolatier #halifaxlocal #halifaxfood #halifaxeats #easter #chocolatelover #chocolatemolds #foodart #foodiegram
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rousseauchoco
Mar 17, 2017
Easter production: making chocolate egg cartons. This shows Julien Rousseau stopping the flow of chocolate to fill the mold, mess free! . . . . #chocolate #chocolatier #halifaxlocal #halifaxfood #halifaxeats #easter #chocolatelover #chocolatemolds #foodart #foodiegram
Easter prep has begun! 🐣 Our shop will be full of Easter goodies by March 30th! .
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Until then you can watch the production through the window. Store hours are 10am-6pm from Tuesday-Sunday (Closed Mondays) .
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#easter #chocolate #halifax #chocolatier #edibleart #sweettreats #chocolateart #foodiegram #foodart #halifaxlocal #chocolatelover
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rousseauchoco
Mar 16, 2017
Easter prep has begun! 🐣 Our shop will be full of Easter goodies by March 30th! . . Until then you can watch the production through the window. Store hours are 10am-6pm from Tuesday-Sunday (Closed Mondays) . . #easter #chocolate #halifax #chocolatier #edibleart #sweettreats #chocolateart #foodiegram #foodart #halifaxlocal #chocolatelover
If you need some sweet treats for the impending snow, we've got you covered! .
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Open until 6pm
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#macaronsofinstagram #halifax #sweettreats #halifaxlocal #macaron #stormmacarons #chocolate #chocolatier
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rousseauchoco
Mar 14, 2017
If you need some sweet treats for the impending snow, we've got you covered! . . Open until 6pm . . #macaronsofinstagram #halifax #sweettreats #halifaxlocal #macaron #stormmacarons #chocolate #chocolatier
Are you planning a wedding this year? Check out our listing in the wedding issue of Halifax Magazine along with many other local vendors! Whether you are looking for wedding favours or an elegant addition to your dessert table, we got you covered.
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#weddingseason #wedding #weddingfavours #weddingplanning #macaronsfavours #chocolatefavours  #handmade #macarons #chocolates #desserttable #Halifax #NovaScotia #maritimewedding
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rousseauchoco
Mar 11, 2017
Are you planning a wedding this year? Check out our listing in the wedding issue of Halifax Magazine along with many other local vendors! Whether you are looking for wedding favours or an elegant addition to your dessert table, we got you covered. . . . . #weddingseason #wedding #weddingfavours #weddingplanning #macaronsfavours #chocolatefavours #handmade #macarons #chocolates #desserttable #Halifax #NovaScotia #maritimewedding
The ultimate comfort food; Salted Butter Caramels. Available in both milk & dark chocolate! Open 10-6 .
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#halifax #chocolate #chocolatier #weekendtreat #halifaxlocal #sweettreats #milkchocolate #darkchocolate #edibleart
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rousseauchoco
Mar 11, 2017
The ultimate comfort food; Salted Butter Caramels. Available in both milk & dark chocolate! Open 10-6 . . #halifax #chocolate #chocolatier #weekendtreat #halifaxlocal #sweettreats #milkchocolate #darkchocolate #edibleart
Fudgy Coconut β€’ Nutty .
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These gourmet brownies will change your life and add something special to your weekend! Open until 6pm .
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#gourmetbrownies #chocolate #halifax #halifaxlocal #chocolatelover #happyweekend #dessertbeforedinner #dessertbeforeeverything
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rousseauchoco
Mar 10, 2017
Fudgy Coconut β€’ Nutty . . These gourmet brownies will change your life and add something special to your weekend! Open until 6pm . . #gourmetbrownies #chocolate #halifax #halifaxlocal #chocolatelover #happyweekend #dessertbeforedinner #dessertbeforeeverything
If you've ever been curious to see how some of our products are made, we have good news! We are excited to say that tonight, we will be featured on Maritime Made on EastlinkTV at 9:30pm!
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The show will repeat : Monday-Thursday + Saturday at 5:30pm and Tuesday, Friday + Saturday at 9:30pm. We hope you tune in! .
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#halifax #howitsmade #chocolatier #macaronsofinstagram #chocolatelover #handmade #halifaxlocal #behindthescenes
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rousseauchoco
Mar 09, 2017
If you've ever been curious to see how some of our products are made, we have good news! We are excited to say that tonight, we will be featured on Maritime Made on EastlinkTV at 9:30pm! . . The show will repeat : Monday-Thursday + Saturday at 5:30pm and Tuesday, Friday + Saturday at 9:30pm. We hope you tune in! . . #halifax #howitsmade #chocolatier #macaronsofinstagram #chocolatelover #handmade #halifaxlocal #behindthescenes
Ginger; simply beautiful. We have something to suit everyone's sweet tooth! β€’Open until 6pmβ€’
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#chocolatier #halifax #lessismore #chocolatelover #handmade #foodiegram #gingerchocolate #edibleart #halifaxlocal #eastcoastfoodies πŸ“·@ellenjudy
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rousseauchoco
Mar 09, 2017
Ginger; simply beautiful. We have something to suit everyone's sweet tooth! β€’Open until 6pmβ€’ . . . #chocolatier #halifax #lessismore #chocolatelover #handmade #foodiegram #gingerchocolate #edibleart #halifaxlocal #eastcoastfoodies πŸ“·@ellenjudy
Almost as satisfying as eating one of our chocolates; removing the transfer sheets to reveal the beautiful, shiny chocolate underneath! Open until 6pm
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#halifax #chocolatier #handmade #customlogo #localbusinesses #espresso @paviagallery
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rousseauchoco
Mar 07, 2017
Almost as satisfying as eating one of our chocolates; removing the transfer sheets to reveal the beautiful, shiny chocolate underneath! Open until 6pm . . . #halifax #chocolatier #handmade #customlogo #localbusinesses #espresso @paviagallery
Visit one of your favorite local businesses and snap a #selfie in store for a chance to win tickets to the Atlantic University Sport Basketball Championship! .
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Use the #HFXLovesAUS to enter on any social media platform, it's that easy! You will enjoy the game in a skybox for 8 people. @aus_sua .
#halifaxlocal #basketball #contest #supportlocal #weekendfun #localbusinesses #selfiegame #beagoodsport
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rousseauchoco
Mar 03, 2017
Visit one of your favorite local businesses and snap a #selfie in store for a chance to win tickets to the Atlantic University Sport Basketball Championship! . . . Use the #HFXLovesAUS to enter on any social media platform, it's that easy! You will enjoy the game in a skybox for 8 people. @aus_sua . #halifaxlocal #basketball #contest #supportlocal #weekendfun #localbusinesses #selfiegame #beagoodsport
It's your lucky day! Our Caldera Whiskey and Peaches & Cream chocolates are buy one get one FREE! Starting today while supplies last! Open 10-6 
#chocolate #fourleafclover #halifax #bogo #whiskey #peach #chocolatier #local #discoverhalifax πŸ“·@ellenjudy
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rousseauchoco
Mar 01, 2017
It's your lucky day! Our Caldera Whiskey and Peaches & Cream chocolates are buy one get one FREE! Starting today while supplies last! Open 10-6 #chocolate #fourleafclover #halifax #bogo #whiskey #peach #chocolatier #local #discoverhalifax πŸ“·@ellenjudy
Whether you're heading out for brunch or a trip to the farmers market, stop in for some amazing French MACARONS and a whole bunch of other weekend treats! Open 10-6
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#macaron #Saturday #marketdays #farmersmarket #Chocolatier #handmadechocolate #downtownhalifax #brunch #macaronsofinstagram #instamacaron #instafoodie #handmade #artisan #chocolate #weekend #treats #desserts
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rousseauchoco
Feb 25, 2017
Whether you're heading out for brunch or a trip to the farmers market, stop in for some amazing French MACARONS and a whole bunch of other weekend treats! Open 10-6 . . . . #macaron #Saturday #marketdays #farmersmarket #Chocolatier #handmadechocolate #downtownhalifax #brunch #macaronsofinstagram #instamacaron #instafoodie #handmade #artisan #chocolate #weekend #treats #desserts
Need an afternoon treat? We have something for everyone! One of our favorites is the coconut macaron. What is your favorite product at Rousseau? .
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#macaron #halifax #chocolatier #foodie #macaronsofinstagram #afternoonpickmeup #coconut #handmade #fresh
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rousseauchoco
Feb 22, 2017
Need an afternoon treat? We have something for everyone! One of our favorites is the coconut macaron. What is your favorite product at Rousseau? . . . #macaron #halifax #chocolatier #foodie #macaronsofinstagram #afternoonpickmeup #coconut #handmade #fresh
Check out these beauties, @keptshop has their very own custom box of 6 handmade chocolates complete with their logo! Available exclusively at Kept in Dartmouth 🍫
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#customchocolates #logo #branding #marketing #consumables #handmade #chocolates #bonbons #Dartmouth #downtowndartmouth #halifax #Chocolatier #corporategifts #exclusive #custom
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rousseauchoco
Feb 19, 2017
Check out these beauties, @keptshop has their very own custom box of 6 handmade chocolates complete with their logo! Available exclusively at Kept in Dartmouth 🍫 . . . . #customchocolates #logo #branding #marketing #consumables #handmade #chocolates #bonbons #Dartmouth #downtowndartmouth #halifax #Chocolatier #corporategifts #exclusive #custom
A special thanks to everyone who participated in our Valentine's Day contest! A big congratulations to @wenpens on winning The Heart Box, enjoy!!!!!
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#contest #winner #draw #valentinesday #chocolates #halifax #heartchocolates #heartbox
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rousseauchoco
Feb 18, 2017
A special thanks to everyone who participated in our Valentine's Day contest! A big congratulations to @wenpens on winning The Heart Box, enjoy!!!!! . . . #contest #winner #draw #valentinesday #chocolates #halifax #heartchocolates #heartbox
We're open for business as usual today until 6 pm! #stormmacarons #stormchocolate .
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#macaron #Chocolatier #nosnowday #halifax #nsstorm #snowday #stormchips #instamacaron #instafoodie #dessertsofinstagram #macaronsofinstagram #branding #macaronsbox #pastels #nofilter
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rousseauchoco
Feb 16, 2017
We're open for business as usual today until 6 pm! #stormmacarons #stormchocolate . . . . #macaron #Chocolatier #nosnowday #halifax #nsstorm #snowday #stormchips #instamacaron #instafoodie #dessertsofinstagram #macaronsofinstagram #branding #macaronsbox #pastels #nofilter
Thank you Global @globalnews for having us on the show once again this year to talk about our Valentine's Day confections ❀🍫🎬 Two years in a row that we've braved the snowstorm to be there AND WE LOVE IT! Thank you!
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rousseauchoco
Feb 14, 2017
Thank you Global @globalnews for having us on the show once again this year to talk about our Valentine's Day confections ❀🍫🎬 Two years in a row that we've braved the snowstorm to be there AND WE LOVE IT! Thank you!