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All 106 Sonoma Restaurants

The Sonoma Cheese Factory

2 E Spain St, On the Plaza, Sonoma, CA 95476-5729
707-996-1931
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Ranked #42 of 106 Restaurants in Sonoma
Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Delicatessen
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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Marlboro, New Jersey, USA
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145 reviews 145 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Hundreds of choices to choose from in a nice deli setting. We bought 3 different ones to take back to our hotel. They have samples of everything. A great cheese place !

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San Francisco, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This place is where you need to go for cheese tasting, wine tasting and purchasing goods for your picnic.

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Top Contributor
158 reviews 158 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

A BBQ favorite in California a cooked daily. Nice store and deli concept includes fudge and of course wine tasting. Outdoor seating available. Order lunch in the front bar or the back bar. Same menus. Good food good people.

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Oshawa, Canada
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115 reviews 115 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Come on guys it is tourist time and more staff are needed. Forget about getting a cheese or fudge sample and trying to buy something. Our group of five dropped in this week and they only seemed to have three ladies working. All at the deli counter taking orders for sandwiches and making them. Could not find any other employees... More

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New York City, New York
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94 reviews 94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Went there and the few selections of cheese were fine. But all they have is a small counter with a few cheeses in a tiny area and nothing else. IT is not an attraction. Maybe a factory store but not worth visiting. they did have a frig with some generic packed meat that is also at every grocery store. It... More

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Durban, South Africa
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60 reviews 60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

Restaurant come shop....lots of cheese and meats...great for gifts too. They make tasty sandwiches - perfect for a picnic on the square opposite the shop. The sandwiches are huge - so unless you are really hungry - they can be shared.

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Chippenham, England, United Kingdom
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170 reviews 170 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is a combined shop and restaurant. The shop has (naturally) lots of cheeses, but plenty of other stuff too, including salads, snacks, cakes, drinks. As for the food, there is an outdoor barbecue section, a panini/ toasted sandwich station (which we tried & was very good), normal sandwiches, cakes, platters of fruit/ cheese etc. There a few tables inside... More

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Fairfield
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171 reviews 171 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This used to be one of our favorite places to go on day trips to Napa, I have great memories of sampling and buying cheese and fudge. That's why I was so disappointed during our most recent visit! They used to offer lots of samples of truly unique cheeses. This time, we only saw two sampling bins, and one was... More

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Marmarth, North Dakota, United States
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90 reviews 90 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I could shop here all day. More cheese than I've ever seen. Wine. Olives. Oils. Breads. Crackers. Nice people. Good location.

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Petaluma
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

In the Sonoma town square...quaint deli, restaurant, market type place. Lots of cheese samples. We popped in for a quick sandwich...the pulled pork was great. Deli sandwiches, Paninis and BBQ. Plus shop for cheese items and wine related gifts.

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