Chocolate Snacks at the Chocolate Theatre

Welcome at the Chocolate Theatre

Fascinating tasting tour: experience first-hand how chocolate is made, from the bean to the bar. Zotter presents a unique flavour range at various creatively staged tasting stations: everything Zotter – unusual aroma combinations and incredible flavour compositions. Snack to your heart’s content at our numerous tasting stations: Hand-scooped chocolates at the Running Chocolate stand, drinking chocolate dispensers, couverture in the shape of little light bulbs, served by the smallest cable car in the world, liquid chocolate bubbling from a fountain. Proudly presenting many new tasting stations like the Bonbon Roller Coaster, a chocolate-serving robot and much, much more. Step into the world of chocolate and explore all its facets.

Reservation & Online Tickets

In order to avoid lager groups of people, we urgently recommend you to make a reservation.
Even for children under 3 years of age, seats must be reserved despite free admission.

Make a reservation  Buy online ticket

Make your reservation by phone: +43 - (0)3152 - 5554, via email: or online.

Choco Tour with audio guide and 30 tasting stations:

  • Cocoa Cinema: What does cocoa actually look like and where does it grow? Let us take you on a cinematic journey to the cocoa farmers in Latin America.
  • Bean-to-Bar Factory: You will not only see each step in the production of chocolate from roasting and grinding to refining and conching,but you are also presented with a sensory experience - you get to taste the product for yourself at each step.
  • Sugar and Milk Samples
  • Cocoa Roastery: Taste freshly roasted cocoa beans from many different countries of origin. Taste the difference!
  • Raw Cocoa Mass Fountain: Looks like chocolate but isn’t.
  • Cocoa Nibs:Roasted cocoa beans, broken up into small pieces.
  • Coffee Bean Cruncher: Try our freshly roasted and fairly traded organic coffee beans
  • Ground Cocoa Powder: Nowhere near the finished product and definitely not a chocolate, but already tastes pretty good even when it’s only ground-up powder.
  • Conching Times Gallery: Experience how different conching times alter the flavour of chocolate.
  • Vegan Chocolate Fountain: Here, vegan milk chocolate drips from Granny’s spoons.
  • Conching Time Machine: Our Labooko range presents dark chocolates with an increasing cocoa content from the best cocoagrowing regions in the world.
  • Choco Refill Station: Bubbling chocolate fountains
  • Smellery and Curiosity Cabinet: Guess the fragrance game and enjoy the ingredients show
  • Choco Uni Fair Sum: Our small-scale universe features small spaceships making their rounds.
  • Endorphin Roller Coaster: Organic bonbons are whizzing by, grab one quickly!
  • Salad of Leaves Buffet: My favourite salad is made of chocolate. Wafer-thin chocolate bars in various flavours
  • Pop Art Corn: Sweet popcorn coated with chocolate.
  • Nashido + Biofekt Robot: Simply order a bonbon or a small, filled Nashido bar via our touchscreen menu, and a chocolate robot will serve it in no-time.
  • Craft Akt Grinder: While the grindstones turn, you can taste liquid chocolate samples from the Craft Akt range – our precious experiments, only available in a limited quantity.
  • Hammer Choco: You can snack on our Hammer Choc with nuts and fruit right at the workbench and enjoy its cracking flavour!
  • Squaring the Circle: To access the sugar-alternative chocolates, simply press the buzzer and the cloche rises to reveal the sweet treasures for tasting
  • Classic Salon: The Zotter classic chocolates are served here.
  • Crema Intensive Station: Fine praline and chocolate creams sweeten the day, not only as spread on your breakfast table, but also freshly pressed into your tasting spoon.
  • Light Bulbs Orbit: our fine couverture for snacking & baking makes its round here, for glowing ideas.
  • Nutty Kiss Room: with crunchy nut chocolates & fine nougats:
  • Eight-Cylinder Nougat Pump: Here you can create bonbons in no time from nougat, pumped out in 8 different flavours.
  • Praline Bar Paternoster: Soft, homemade praline with fine bits of nut, covered in chocolate
  • Edible Disinfection Station: A disinfection dispenser with an alcoholic sugar cane burn chocolate cream and a dose of humour cleans up everyday life.
  • Labooko Crunchery: High percentage single origin chocolates and flavour-explosive fruit chocolates.
  • Mitzi Blue “Radio Active“: These round chocolate discs are available „in the mix“ with a cool decor as a record player topping – a chance to snack while listening to music on headphones.
  • In*Fusion Turntables: The wonderful, fruit world of cacao. Chocolate enhanced with fruit couvertures.
  • Choco Lolly Stairway to Heaven: Chocolate lollies for kids
  • Drinking Chocolate & Xocitto Bar: Here we have our delicious drinking chocolates and Xocitto, the 100% cocoa smoothie, mixed just with water. A power drink you can enhance with sugar and milk or enjoy neat.
  • Cheery & Nuts onLine: The smallest cable car in the world serves you our tender-melting chocolate & praline duo with a crunch.
  • Choco Flakes in Swimming Caps: Crunchy choco flakes
  • Balleros Cauldron Bar: Crunchy miracles roll in copper cauldrons.
  • Running Chocolate:  The chocolate finale: hand-scooped chocolates with seductive and eccentric fillings.
  • Pickle Fishing: After this much chocolate, a cornichon straight off the fishing line is the perfect palate cleanser.

Enough nibbling?
Have tremendous fun in nature and visit our Edible Zoo before or after the tasting tour. The admission to the zoo  is included in every Chocolate Theatre tour.

Special Tours with extras

Make your Zotter visit a little sweeter with a welcome aperitif, tapas or your own chocolate creation. More ...

Not accessible by wheelchair or with stroller …

Due to many staircases our Chocolate Theatre is unfortunately not fully accessible. We offer all people using wheelchairs to visit our cocoa cinema and to enjoy a special chocolate tasting in our shop for free.

We recommend that parents with small children use a baby sling. You can park a stroller in the foyer or in the cloakroom.

Happy Birthday

We got a little surprise for all of you, who will visit us on your birthday (1 - 100 years). Please show your identification card at the entrance.

Tours in sign language 

We offer guides tours in sign language for groups 10 persons and more at any time you like. Please send an e-mail at schokolade(at)

Bring your dog ...

If you plan to bring your dog to Zotter, there are 12 lockable dog crates at our "Hunzdorf", that you may use. As it is not possible to reserve one of the crates in advance, we cannot guarantee any availabilty. Please note our terms and conditions for the temporary custody of your dog.