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Lovely Staff, Lovely Cheese - but please read...

You're Stockbridge shop is one of my regulars .... I love the cheeses you have there and the meats... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2018
lukemarsden1987
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Incredible Cheese

Tiny shop packed with a wide variety of local and European cheeses. Each recommendation was... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2018
425_TravelMom
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Seattle, Washington
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Great selection of cheeses but a bit out of my price range, had to wait ages to get served. Not their fault as it was in august with the fringe on.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

You're Stockbridge shop is one of my regulars .... I love the cheeses you have there and the meats .... the staff are always nice generally

Thank lukemarsden1987
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I visited to buy a selection of cheeses for a gift. I asked for a selection of several small pieces priced per 100g. I was told the smallest they could cut was 100g. I chose 3 types and after a long wait I was presented...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Tiny shop packed with a wide variety of local and European cheeses. Each recommendation was marvelous (cheddar, goat, and blue). Supplemental items are also available (olives, cured meat, wine).

Thank 425_TravelMom
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Discovered Stockbridge location while staying in the area during a recent trip. The selections were overwhelming and so we decided to let the cheesemonger do what he does best - pick for us and were so glad we did. We had a cheese and a...More

Thank N5172YIkarenm
Reviewed July 1, 2018

I opted to have the smaller cheese board, and I'm glad I did. You get a lot for your money. I definitely advise that if you opt to get the bigger one to share it between 2-3 people. Decent amount of bread and oatcakes to...More

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed June 27, 2018

We stumbled upon this store while walking around the city. It is a very small store. It carries cheese from other countries. For Americans, please be mindful to read the labels as most of the cheeses are not pasteurized. I took off one star because...More

Thank lifeasme123
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Not a cheese person, but this was really really good. Staff did a great job of talking my wife and I through options reviewing our likes and dislikes. He gave us samples to try so we could pick the best options for our tastes. Very...More

Thank D K
Reviewed May 19, 2018

We're regulars at this great wee cheese and wine place - love it. Always a great selection of charcuterie cheese and wine in a funky back room. Disappointed last night when staff started clearing up around us just after 8:30 and began putting the chairs...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Only on second sight did we see, you can actually eat at the place. We thought it was “just” a cheese shop. We were told we could have anything in the restaurant they have in the store. Venison pie, pork pie, olives, a delicious cheese...More

Thank Jean-Pierre M
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visitors, tartan-flavored souvenir shops, and pipers
that you’ll find on its cobbled streets. This is the
place to get a feel for Auld Reekie (Old Smelly), as
the town was once nicknamed, and stroll the Royal
Mile, the thoroughfare that links the castle with the
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