June 2012 – present
Pacific Wharf – When you cross the bridge to the central dining area in Pacific Wharf, you’ll find Ghirardelli Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop on the left, beyond the Lucky Fortune Cookery. If you enter from the main drag of Pacific Wharf, you’ll also see Ghiradelli on the left, just after the entrance to Cars Land.
- Service Type – quick service
- Seating – outdoors, central Pacific Wharf Patio
- Reservations – no
- Entertainment – none
Ghirardelli is a soda fountain and chocolate gift shop located in Pacific Wharf’s central dining area. Visitors can sample chocolate, grab a sugary treat, and head over to the patio tables, which overlook Paradise Bay.
MY RATING – ★★★★★
Anyone that loves chocolate has to stop in Ghirardelli. The shakes, chocolate, and other sweets are just delicious, and cast members offer guests a free chocolate sample when they walk in the door! If you need a midday sweet treat when you’re in California Adventure, Ghirardelli won’t disappoint.
- Chocolate Thick Shake or Malt
- Drinking Chocolate with Biscotti
- Treasure Island Warm Brownie Sundae
The central dining area in Pacific Wharf, where the Ghirardelli resides, is a blend of San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf and Monterey’s Cannery Row.
Ghirardelli is a world famous chocolatier based in San Francisco.