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Cheese Cave

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318 Central Avenue N, Suite 6, Faribault, MN
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Their food and cheese is amazing!

Definitely a must visit in Faribault. I recommend having lunch or dinner there. Everything on the menu is delicious and the staff are very friendly and helpful. Their cheese is award winning and to die for.

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Definitely a must visit in Faribault. I recommend having lunch or dinner there. Everything on the menu is delicious and the staff are very friendly and helpful. Their cheese is award winning and to die for.

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Lincoln, NE
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015 via mobile

Nice lunch spot. A few cheese samples. The soup, salad and sandwiches were great and made right in front of us. Nice selection of wines and cheeses. If you have food allergies, it's risky. Some foods do not have labels or labels could not be found. It ended up ok for us and they were as helpful as they could... More 

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Rosemount, Minnesota
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

A can't miss if you love cheese! Love that you can get a tasting before you buy. Food is also fantastic - love their paninis and soups.

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Faribault, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Warm comfortable atmosphere welcomes you on a cold MN day. Friendly informative staff is very knowledgable on the cheese and wine pairing options. The local MN wines compliment their wonderful lite meal options. Great selection of cheese for all tastes. Try home town award winner Jeff Select I predict it will be your favorite too. Don't be on a time... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

Tami, The proprietor of Historic Hutchinson B&B Told me I should check it out, especially the blue cheese. Well I did and it was amazing. I bought the St. Peter's Reserve blue cheese. It is world renown and only made here. I also bought a cocoa dusted smoked Gouda to die for. And I am a foody. The man who... More 

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Auburn, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

We stopped here based on Trip Advisor recommendations and we're not disappointed. We had two cheese plates - the cave cheese plate and the blue cheese plate. The cheese was amazing!! We will definitely come back again. (The wine was great also and very reasonably priced.)

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Apple Valley, Minnesota
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Upon walking in, the place smelled yummy! We walked all the way to the back without a single word from anyone who works here and everyone in the place stared at us like we were from outer space. No one asked if they could help us. Their only concern seemed to be with the customers already seated drinking wine. As... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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86 reviews 86 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

My husband and I joined friends for an early dinner and all the food was wonderful. The salad with the pears on it was really good and their pizza is always great too. My husband loves their grilled cheese.....very unique and you can pick the cheese you want. When they are busy the service is a little slow because they... More 

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Hutchinson, Minnesota
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

We just happened to be traveling through Fairbault when it was time for lunch. Instead of eating at the obvious fast food restaurants, we checked Trip Advisor and Cheese Cave was #1, so we went! Physically, the restaurant is small and the front half of the room is a cheese store. There is a bar which is used for pouring... More 

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Faribault, Minnesota
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The Cheese Cave offers sandwiches, soups and salads, plus free cheese tasting. In my opinion it offers the highest quality food in Faribault. The food served here is outstanding in flavor, presentation and the cost is reasonable. The atmosphere is relaxed and casual. The Cheese Cave offers many unique cheeses from around the world and they let you sample it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 318 Central Avenue N, Suite 6, Faribault, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Faribault

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Eclectic

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