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Casa del Formaggio

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Via Marchesa Tedeschi, 5, Modica, Sicily, Italy
(+39) 0932 946192
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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The owner was very friendly and helpful .let us sample any cheese we wanted to and spoke excellent English We purchased lots of cheese to have at the villa we were staying at .We return to get cheese to take home and Giorgio was great vacuum packing it for us we back next year hopefully .

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Durham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The owner was very friendly and helpful .let us sample any cheese we wanted to and spoke excellent English We purchased lots of cheese to have at the villa we were staying at .We return to get cheese to take home and Giorgio was great vacuum packing it for us we back next year hopefully .

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Windsor, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Giorgio is an most accommodating shop owner. Very giving of his time and knowledge in English also. He is very passionate about the local products he carries. He also provides samples to help you make your selection. Quality wines, meats and cheese are to be had here. I highly recommend a visit to his Casa del Formaggio when in Modica.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This small shop is deceiving on the outside but once inside your senses come a live. This traditional spot is filled with cured meats, cheeses, spreads and marmalades, capers, pesto, liquors...and the famous chocolate from the area. The products are all of great quality and local, considering the quality they are not over priced. What makes this place very special... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The owner was very helpful and spoke excellent English, he let you try any cheese or meat you requested and even vacuum packed your purchases for the flight home. Prices were excellent and I can't wait to return. Thank you

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

the owner was so nice! great cheeses and meats and at great prices! I highly suggest coming here and getting some goodies for your afternoon balcony treat with wine or a lovely picnic.

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Durango, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

If you are into high quality cheese (or salumi) this is the place for you. The owner takes great pride in sourcing his cheeses (and I'm sure for all the products he carries) directly from the small farms that produce the best of its kind. He was generous with his time in educating us about the Sicilian cheese. No wonder... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The owner was so knowledgeable, approachable and generous to us. Went a few days in a row for our cheese, salami, vino and snacks. Must drop by if you're in the area

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The young man serving spoke great English and told me all about the local cheese. The prices were very good. We tasted some cheese and once chosen our cheese was vacuum packed to travel. We. Also tasted several flavours of chocolate before buying. We would recommend this place to anyone.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

I just landed in Italy and ,yes first stop was here. The owner was incredibly friendly and suggested some good wine and cheese pairings to go with the salsicce we bought. Will probably stop by here for a few snacks this week...

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Salem, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

Casa del fromaggio, via marchesa tedeschi, 5. Located downtown and seemingly always open, even when the rest of the world is siesta-ing, this lovely cheese market also has breads and other marmalades available for you to take back to your casa. I think they do sandwiches there too, but not sure. I don't know if this is the best cheese... More 

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Address: Via Marchesa Tedeschi, 5, Modica, Sicily, Italy
Phone Number: (+39) 0932 946192
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Modica
Cuisine: Delicatessen

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  • Address: Via Marchesa Tedeschi, 5, Modica, Sicily, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Sicily  >  Province of Ragusa  >  Modica
  • Phone Number: (+39) 0932 946192

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Delicatessen

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