To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

Chocolate heaven: Mackay's mouthwatering Easter treats

FROM speciality cocktails to chocolate eggs filled with ice cream - cafes, bars and restaurants around the Mackay region have embraced all things chocolate in the lead up to Easter.

We've tracked down some of the best chocolate dishes available around the region to treat your taste buds:

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

Laffo's Pizza at Claudies

Claudies have added an 'Easter Sundae' cocktail to their menu for the month of April.

The Easter Sundae is a chocolatey burst of goodness, with a slight hint of hazelnut and vanilla hidden inside.

Vintage Kiss (main picture above)

The popular mobile bar and cafe based at Melba House Marian has created a range of delicious sundaes inside Easter eggs.

One option is the gaytime sundae, which is a chocolate egg filled with biscuit crumble, home made caramel sauce and creamy vanilla soft service ice cream.

Other variations are cookies and cream or berry-licious with white choc, fresh raspberries and soft serve ice cream all topped with berry sauce.

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

9th Lane Grind

The Mackay CBD cafe has been working a number of Easter inspired dishes into their menu over the past few weeks.

One to note is their Easter French toast with hot cross buns, dried berries, grilled nectarines, chocolate sauce and marshmallows.

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

The Coffee Club Wood Street Mackay

Easter themed shakes are the go-to at Coffee Club in the city heart.

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

Milkshakes served in chocolate bunnies and limited edition Lamington, salted caramel latte and choc malt shakes have all been added to the menu.

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

The Dispensary Mackay

To get into the Easter spirit, coffee with a twist is being served up at The Dispensary.

The restaurant is offering coffee with raspberry or mint chocolate.

The Siding Cafe

This Walkerston eatery has added delicious Nutella lattes to their menu, describing them as 'just like a hot chocolate only better'.

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

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Creme Egg Easter Frappes have been added to the menu at this Walkerston cafe.

The Easter special is available in coffee or chocolate flavour.

To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus.
To celebrate Easter, Mackay eateries and cafes have added a number of chocolate themed offerings to their menus. EASTER

The Paddock & Brew Company

Is there any better combination than cocktails and Easter bunnies?

Available until Easter Monday, Paddock & Brew have added a special Easter cocktail to their menu.

The chocolate cocktail features a bunny taking a dip in the glass.



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