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Chateau Lafayette

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Amazing little shop!

We walked in to look for some local cheese and meat. The owner, William was so friendly and he told... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2015
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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A diamond in the rough!

The ladies in our group enjoyed visiting this store. William was such a delight to visit with. He... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2014
Missouri City, Texas
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Apr 16, 2018
“The Chateau Lafayette is CLOSED!”
Apr 17, 2015
“Amazing little shop! ”
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

The Chateau Lafayette has been closed for several years. But come to Castroville to see the Steinbach Haus (built in Alsace between 1618 and 1648), the Landmark Inn and the Living History Center (Biry-Ahr haus, circa. 1850) of the Castro Colonies Heritage Association.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Schlauberger1846
Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

We walked in to look for some local cheese and meat. The owner, William was so friendly and he told us about the history of the building and gave us some free samples of the cheese and sausage. Made us feel very welcome and told...More

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Reviewed August 21, 2014

The ladies in our group enjoyed visiting this store. William was such a delight to visit with. He offered cheeses and venison to taste and then proceeded to tell us the history of Castroville and his building. I certainly didn't expect to see a meat...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed August 4, 2014

We spent the weekend in Castroville and we too Saturday to explore their town center. Chateau Lafayette was our last stop for the afternoon and we are so glad we did! We had a great conversation with the owner, William, who let us sample some...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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Reviewed April 12, 2014

Immediagely, we were greeted by William. I stated that we were looking for the antique store and he explained that antiques were every where in the store. He said he would get our samples ready. My husband tasted the sausage and cheese and said it...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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