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The Cheese Shop

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Address: Ocean and Junipero, Carmel Plaza, Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: 800-828-9463
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10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Great shop!

Loved the samples of cheeses and salamis! The staff seem to be very knowledgeable and were helpful with suggestions based on your preferences you tell them. You'll definitely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
PhysTherapist
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the samples of cheeses and salamis! The staff seem to be very knowledgeable and were helpful with suggestions based on your preferences you tell them. You'll definitely want to buy some of you try it. We'll definitely come back when we are back in the area.

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Thank PhysTherapist
U.S. Virgin Islands
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, yummy Cheeses. The staff at this store new their cheeses, they all were very helpful and friendly, we tried all kinds of different cheese.I am so glad we stopped by here, we even got cheeses to take with us for wine tasting.

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Thank Melinda L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, wow wow wow! I'm going to miss this place so much. Locals -- you are one lucky dog Tourists/vacationers and cheese lovers -- DO NOT MISS All the employees were amazing and super helpful in finding my cheese of choice -- which can be hard since there are 200+ cheeses in this store! She said it was helpful that... More 

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Thank Tiffany T
San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here many years ago and it was a wonderful experience. Quiet, calm and plenty of time and space to wonder through the vast cheese and wine selection. It's definitely become more popular, as its extremely busy now. The cheese is still wonderful and there are a good amount of staff on hand, however i think it would be... More 

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Thank Travellover6128
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132 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we went to this cheese shop! The owner js so knowledgeable, kind and funny. He went out of his way to visit with us and share stories! We had a great wine and cheese tasting! Such a treat!

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Thank Leslie H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

So happy we went here. Thanks tripadvisor. I have never been to a cheese ship that offered so many samples. The staff was super friendly and patient. Bought wine salami and cheese for our journey up the coast.

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Thank Elise L
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We never miss a visit to this Cheese Shop when we are visiting Carmel. The staff is friendly, knowledgable and patient despite the almost constant crowds. A fantastic variety of cheeses, wines and other treats!!

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Thank thesuz1218
Austin, Texas
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34 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Small cheese and wine shop with accommodating service people who offer multiple samples to find the right flavor profile you're looking for. Great selection in a small town. Delicious!

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Thank RickM1331
Marina, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This is one of my favorite place to take visitors. We love this place, many cheese' from around the world, great staff, and knowledgeable. Free samples. They even have a cheese club that they will ship cheese to your home. It is great!!

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Thank Paul G
Burlingame, California
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

Amazing Cheese store adventure. The staff is engaging and allows you to experience the world of cheese. You sample cheese from around the world and can receive an education about what you are tasting. I highly recommend getting a variety of cheese with a baguet for your picnic in Carmel or in the Monterey peninsula. Experience the magic of cheese!!!!... More 

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