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Rothenbuhler Cheese Chalet

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Built A Better Trap

The 'Swiss Cheese' chalet has changed greatly over the past 40+ years. What was once a fairly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Concord, Ohio
Nice stop

Interesting stop to pick up some cheese. A bit of history inside the place as well. Prices... read more

Reviewed April 3, 2019
Cindy I
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4 weeks ago
“Built A Better Trap”
Apr 3, 2019
“Nice stop”
Formerly known as Middlefield Cheese, Rothenbuhler Cheesemakers has been producing delicious Swiss cheese varieties of high quality since 1956, when Hans Rothenbuhler made its first 250 lb. wheel of cheese. Hans and his wife Ann worked as a team in...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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15815 Nauvoo Rd, Middlefield, OH 44062-8501
+1 800-327-9477
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cheese factroy is awesome between the views the cheeses the scenery the store in general is just amazing love it there you will not be dissapointed If you love cheese come here!!!!!!!!!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mike W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 'Swiss Cheese' chalet has changed greatly over the past 40+ years. What was once a fairly cramped store now offers various meat products, a full service deli ready for your sandwich orders, various breads and a host of local made food items. Oh, they...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

Interesting stop to pick up some cheese. A bit of history inside the place as well. Prices reasonable.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Cindy I
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

Rothenbuhler Cheese Chalet is amazing. As you drive up to the facility, you see covered conveyors and pipelines connecting both sides of the road. They have probably 30 or more different kinds of cheese available. You can get a sample of any of them. The...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Mikeshy
Reviewed November 16, 2018

I have shopped at this cheese house for years. Way before the building was modernized and turned into a tourist attraction. On my latest visit I was saddened to see how commercialized it really has become. Most products are prepackaged and are items you can...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed October 30, 2018

This is a fun little place where you can learn about cheese making, have lunch, and try some different kinds of cheese. They also have various jams, jellies, etc.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank rocTheWest
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Although we have visited and driven around Middlefield, Ohio to see where the Amish people live, I'd never visited the Cheese factory before. The store has a visitor's center and we were treated to a free audio-visual presentation about the history of the Rothenbuhler family...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SandiF85140
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

If you want quality at better prices than any grocery chain or even Walmart go there and get wonderful cheeses and so many variables Swiss cheese is what they're famous for. Plenty to see while there. Ample parking for RV of all sizes

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank James1895
Reviewed July 22, 2018

I am an avid Ohio Amish Country visitor and recently had an opportunity to visit Rotherbuhler's. It is a real cheese production plant and offers an incredible number of cheeses at wholesale to the public pricing! I've visited numerous Amish County cheese factories over the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bob D
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Now please understand where I'm coming from when I say we expected more. We had been planning this little day trip for a while. From everything I saw online for this cheese house, I had high hopes. For as huge as the building is, you'd...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Shirley P
October 20, 2016|
Response from Cayla R | Property representative |
Hi Shirley, we do not offer tours to the public due to food safety requirements. We do offer viewings of our films that tell the story of Rothenbuhler Cheesemakers and show how we make Swiss cheese. Thank you!