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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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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
great little place

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.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 9, 2015
Lalacali2013
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 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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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 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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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

One of the friendliest and most helpful shop keepers you'll ever meet guides you through a truly amazing array of cheeses and other local delicacies. A trip to Modica is not complete without a visit.

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Wien
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We got out of this place with bags filled with pestos, olive oils, cheese and other delicatesses. The man behind the counter is really fantastic and had great patience with all our questions.

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Msida, Malta
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Do not miss out on this shop if you are in Modica. You will be served by a cheerful and expert owner. He'll go through explaining in detail the produce they have available and provide small tasting portions. Both cheese and salami are of excellent quality. Try the ragusano which is prodoced in the area. Stock up on produce to... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

The culture, charm and taste of Modica, Sicily in one place. Walking to of from town and just when you think you have eaten all you can the gentleman smiling at the doorway (whether you are a customer or not) epitomises the treasures within. With a wide variety of produce - all seasonal as it comes from the local area... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • 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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