• 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
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    • 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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No shortage here! Twelve different varieties to choose from the Artisan Bar collection!
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#dessertbae #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #bonbons #chocolates #Christmas #chocolatebar #🍫 #chocolateart #packaging #twelve
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rousseauchoco
Oct 13, 2018
No shortage here! Twelve different varieties to choose from the Artisan Bar collection! . . . . . #dessertbae #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #bonbons #chocolates #Christmas #chocolatebar #🍫 #chocolateart #packaging #twelve
Today was one for the books! A historic moment for Rousseau... Stay tuned, we can't wait to share this one with you!!
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rousseauchoco
Oct 04, 2018
Today was one for the books! A historic moment for Rousseau... Stay tuned, we can't wait to share this one with you!!
If you hurry, you can make it in for one last🍦before we switch back to 🍫 full time.
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rousseauchoco
Sep 30, 2018
If you hurry, you can make it in for one last🍦before we switch back to 🍫 full time.
Best head on over then. Slinging @java_blend_coffee_roasters all day everyday. ☕
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rousseauchoco
Sep 29, 2018
Best head on over then. Slinging @java_blend_coffee_roasters all day everyday. ☕
That's it folks. LAST CHANCE FOR SOFT SERVE! We're shutting it down when these fine batches are done:
✴️PUMPKIN PIE
✴️VANILLA BEAN

It was an incredible first ice cream season! Thanks to everyone who came out!
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📷@courtxkendell #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #🍦 #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #chocolatier
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rousseauchoco
Sep 27, 2018
That's it folks. LAST CHANCE FOR SOFT SERVE! We're shutting it down when these fine batches are done: ✴️PUMPKIN PIE ✴️VANILLA BEAN It was an incredible first ice cream season! Thanks to everyone who came out! . . . . . . 📷@courtxkendell #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #🍦 #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #chocolatier
Christmas experiments. #sneakpeek
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rousseauchoco
Sep 26, 2018
Christmas experiments. #sneakpeek
Gobble. Gobble. May just be the best combo we EVER MADE:
✴️Pumpkin Pie
✴️Vanilla Bean
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#dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #pumkinspice
#vanilla
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rousseauchoco
Sep 23, 2018
Gobble. Gobble. May just be the best combo we EVER MADE: ✴️Pumpkin Pie ✴️Vanilla Bean . . . #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #pumkinspice #vanilla
Pumpkin Spice Latte. Open season.🍁🍂🍁
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#pumkinspicelatte #pumpkin #cafe #coffeeshop #espressobar #latteart #sweaterweather #halifax #downtownhalifax #halifaxnoisefood #ceramics #southend #marketday #latte
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rousseauchoco
Sep 22, 2018
Pumpkin Spice Latte. Open season.🍁🍂🍁 . . . . . . #pumkinspicelatte #pumpkin #cafe #coffeeshop #espressobar #latteart #sweaterweather #halifax #downtownhalifax #halifaxnoisefood #ceramics #southend #marketday #latte
We're Hiring! 
Requirements:

Must LOVE chocolate!
Barista experience is an asset
Attention to detail
Customer service skills
Ability to work in fast paced environment

Accepting applications for the following positions:

Full-Time position
Start date ASAP
Health benefits after 6 months

Part-Time position
Seasonal with room to grow 
Must be available until Dec 31 and throughout the Christmas holidays

Please send your resume to info@rousseauchocolatier.ca or apply within.
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rousseauchoco
Sep 14, 2018
We're Hiring! Requirements: Must LOVE chocolate! Barista experience is an asset Attention to detail Customer service skills Ability to work in fast paced environment Accepting applications for the following positions: Full-Time position Start date ASAP Health benefits after 6 months Part-Time position Seasonal with room to grow  Must be available until Dec 31 and throughout the Christmas holidays Please send your resume to info@rousseauchocolatier.ca or apply within.
Mad PB&J melancholy🥜...
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✴️PEANUT BUTTER
✴️STRAWBERRY SORBET (dairy-free!)
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New SOFT SERVE flavours for your reminiscing pleasure! Open 8 - 6.
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. 📷@ellenjudy #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop
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rousseauchoco
Sep 14, 2018
Mad PB&J melancholy🥜... . ✴️PEANUT BUTTER ✴️STRAWBERRY SORBET (dairy-free!) . . New SOFT SERVE flavours for your reminiscing pleasure! Open 8 - 6. . . . . . 📷@ellenjudy #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop
That's right 📢 New SOFT SERVE flavours:
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👉🏻👉🏻👉🏻 BANANA SORBET
👉🏻👉🏻👉🏻 NUTELLA
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#omg. Open till 6. .
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#dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #banananutella #nutellaicecream #nutellasoftserve #caligraphy
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rousseauchoco
Sep 08, 2018
That's right 📢 New SOFT SERVE flavours: . 👉🏻👉🏻👉🏻 BANANA SORBET 👉🏻👉🏻👉🏻 NUTELLA . #omg. Open till 6. . . . . . #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #banananutella #nutellaicecream #nutellasoftserve #caligraphy
Open today 10 - 6 for Labour Day treats!! Have a great weekend guys!! #labourday
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rousseauchoco
Sep 02, 2018
Open today 10 - 6 for Labour Day treats!! Have a great weekend guys!! #labourday
If creamsicles graduated university, this would be it.
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✨ VANILLA BEAN
✨ MANGO SORBET (dairy - free!)
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#dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦 #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #backtoschool #creamsicle #universitytown #heatwave #vanilla #mango #swirl
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rousseauchoco
Sep 01, 2018
If creamsicles graduated university, this would be it. 🍦🍦🍦🍦🍦 ✨ VANILLA BEAN ✨ MANGO SORBET (dairy - free!) . . . . . #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦 #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #backtoschool #creamsicle #universitytown #heatwave #vanilla #mango #swirl
Chocolate Mint Macarons are BACK!
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#dessertbae #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #macarons #macaronsofinstagram #frenchmacarons #mint #mintgreen
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rousseauchoco
Aug 30, 2018
Chocolate Mint Macarons are BACK! . . . . . #dessertbae #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #macarons #macaronsofinstagram #frenchmacarons #mint #mintgreen
Your seat, here. It's going to be a scorcher🔥again today... Cool down with iced coffees, artisanal soft serve and A/C.
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#softserve #dairyfree #chocolate #chocolatedip #cone #coffeeshop #coffeeshopgoals #icedcoffee #icedlatte #icedamericano #halifax #downtownhalifax #novascotia #chocolatier #handmade #artisan #artisanal #interiordesign #sunlight #naturallight #perfectlighting #cafe #heatwave
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rousseauchoco
Aug 30, 2018
Your seat, here. It's going to be a scorcher🔥again today... Cool down with iced coffees, artisanal soft serve and A/C. . . . . #softserve #dairyfree #chocolate #chocolatedip #cone #coffeeshop #coffeeshopgoals #icedcoffee #icedlatte #icedamericano #halifax #downtownhalifax #novascotia #chocolatier #handmade #artisan #artisanal #interiordesign #sunlight #naturallight #perfectlighting #cafe #heatwave
We're super excited to be included in this edition of @curatedhalifax magazine! 👀
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rousseauchoco
Aug 24, 2018
We're super excited to be included in this edition of @curatedhalifax magazine! 👀
Mondays are tough!
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BY POPULAR DEMAND ⬇️⬇️⬇️ Flavours remain:
💠 OREOS AND CREAM
💠 RASPBERRY SORBET (dairy free!)
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#dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop
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rousseauchoco
Aug 20, 2018
Mondays are tough! . . . BY POPULAR DEMAND ⬇️⬇️⬇️ Flavours remain: 💠 OREOS AND CREAM 💠 RASPBERRY SORBET (dairy free!) . . . #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop
Oh yes we DID!

NEW FLAVOURS:
💠OREOs & Cream
💠Raspberry Sorbet (dairy free!)
💠Twist
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Open until 6 today!
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#dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve  #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #oreo #cookiesandcream #cookies
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rousseauchoco
Aug 15, 2018
Oh yes we DID! NEW FLAVOURS: 💠OREOs & Cream 💠Raspberry Sorbet (dairy free!) 💠Twist . . Open until 6 today! . . . #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #oreo #cookiesandcream #cookies
Salted Butter Caramel everything.
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#dessertbae #saltedcaramel #caramel #bonbon #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop
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rousseauchoco
Aug 12, 2018
Salted Butter Caramel everything. . . . . #dessertbae #saltedcaramel #caramel #bonbon #instagood #picoftheday #instafood #foodie #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #southendhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop
When in doubt, stick a macaron on it.
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🍦FLAVOUR UPDATE!
🔺Coffee (@java_blend_coffee_roasters)
🔺White Peach Sorbet (dairy free)
🔺Twist
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Open late 'til 8. Choose from 3 kinds of premium chocolate dip or toppings. .
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 #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamforlunch #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop  #cone #icecreamcone #macaron #toppings  #vscogram#vscofood #peaches #peach #peachesandcream
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rousseauchoco
Aug 10, 2018
When in doubt, stick a macaron on it. . . 🍦FLAVOUR UPDATE! 🔺Coffee (@java_blend_coffee_roasters) 🔺White Peach Sorbet (dairy free) 🔺Twist . . . Open late 'til 8. Choose from 3 kinds of premium chocolate dip or toppings. . . . #dessertbae #icecreamforbreakfast #icecreamforlunch #icecreamofinsta #icecreamfordinner #softserve #cone #icecreamcone #instagood #picoftheday #halifax #halifaxnoise #halifaxnoisefood #downtownhalifax #soho #🍦#chocolatier #chocolate #novascotia #discoverhalifax #cafe #coffeeshop #chocolateshop #cone #icecreamcone #macaron #toppings #vscogram#vscofood #peaches #peach #peachesandcream