Venchi Chocolate Opening in Columbus Circle

  Last modified on December 7th, 2021

Venchi Chocolate, a gourmet Italian chocolate company, has leased space at 1796 Broadway, between 58th and 59th Streets (formerly the home of Grom). Thanks to our tipster ‘Upper West Sider’ for bringing this to our attention!

Founded in 1878, Venchi sells a wide variety of gluten-free gourmet chocolates, pralines, chocolate spreads, bars, hot chocolate and gelato.

Venchi Central Park South

Venchi’s 56% Dark Chocolate Bar with Candied Orange Peel Filling. Via Venchi’s Facebook page


praline gift box

This praline gift box comes with 9 flavors. Via Venchi’s Facebook page.

Gelatos include Nougatine, Cremino and Cuor di Cacao dark chocolate, Green Pistachio from Bronte Sicily and milk-chocolate Nocciolato.

Venchi Gelato

photo by Flickr user leesean

Venchi Columbus Circle

photo by Flickr user Kanesue


Their Suprema Chocolate Spread is made with “A variety of high-quality ingredients like cocoa, Piedmont hazelnuts and olive oil” which they suggest enjoying on gelato, crepes, in their special coffees or as a soft brioche filling.

suprema chocolate spread

Via Venchi’s website.

Also, expect a pretty sleek interior and upscale atmosphere.

Venchi Chocolate NYC

Another NYC location – photo by Flickr user Eden, Janine and Jim

Venchi has NYC locations in Gramercy and at Eataly in Flatiron and in the World Trade Center.

We’ve reached out to a representative from Venchi Chocolate who confirmed they’d be opening at this location. And they’re aiming to open in November! Learn more about the company at


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  1. Marcia Owens August 27, 2020

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