It's been a while since I've visited The Chocolate Life. When I was here last, my favorite place to eat chocolate was a small place in Philly called Naked Chocolate Cafe. From what I have heard, they aren't there anymore. Their website was never much help (and still isn't).
So, my question is, is there a cafe type of place where I can get some really nice chocolate in or around Philly?
Thanks for your suggestions!
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