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The Cheese Iron

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Friendly interaction with the owner who works along with his workers to serve his customers.

Excellent quality of a variety of international products brings me back to the Cheese Iron... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2018
Scarborough, Maine
gourmet shop with great sanwiches

We often get sandwiches there for lunch, they are different and delicious! Lots of fine cheeses... read more

Reviewed November 11, 2017
Bob D
Scarborough, Maine
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

Excellent quality of a variety of international products brings me back to the Cheese Iron regularly. It is one of my favorite places to obtain my regular delicacies that I treat my self, my family and guests to. Favorite cheese is Black Label Blue which...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JoeKunk
Reviewed November 11, 2017

We often get sandwiches there for lunch, they are different and delicious! Lots of fine cheeses with samples, and great breads and desserts.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bob D
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

The staff is very knowledgeable about their cheeses as well as a good selection of wines. Their Italian sandwich is second to none. Many other sandwiches also available, including a tasty cubano. Desserts are also offered, and although limited, are absolutely mouthwatering.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank 301bobc
Reviewed July 19, 2016

The Cheese Iron is the perfect one stop shop for the lazy foodie. The cheese selection is very good with incredibly knowledgeable and passionate servers. The specialty beef that they have on offer is pricy but off the charts in terms of taste. If you...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Peter M
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Discovered the Cheese Iron while visiting last year. Wow! Wonderful assortment of international cheeses. Sampling is encouraged. Friendly knowledgeable staff. Lots of prepared items for a picnic. Great store!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Ellen B
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Every time I have been in The Cheese Iron, the staff has ALWAYS been respectful and VERY helpful. Just tell them what you are looking for and they give suggestions and samples to see if it is what you are wanting.

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Niki112074
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We are just blessed to have The Cheese Iron in our hometown. Vince is an amazing wealth of knowledge - the cheese selection is divine and the team at the Cheese Iron will listen to your preferences and help you find new treats every time...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank gfoodie2016
Reviewed March 17, 2016

The cozy atmosphere and thel aroma of cheeses drew me in when I entered this shop for the first time. The staff are knowledgeable and extremely skilled at helping you find the perfect combination of taste combinations. A gift of assorted cheeses, condiments and crackers...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank traveler7832015
Reviewed March 15, 2016

The Cheese Iron is a delight...I love just walking in. If you looking for some great cheese or some fun snacks for a party or a special meal the Cheese Iron is your spot. It's one of the nicest stores in Scarborough...

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Dan0001
Reviewed January 1, 2016

We live in Gorham, one town over. We are huge wine and cheese lovers (but come on - who isn't). We discovered the Cheese Iron several years ago and have been loyal followers ever since. They let you try anything in the case, which is...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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