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The Farmer's Daughter

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Retail cheese shop, bistro and wine bar in the heart of Sidney, BC! At The Farmer’s Daughter we are passionate about good quality, well- sourced farmhouse and artisan cheese. Not only do we sell a large range of the finest quality cheeses from all around the world, we have a spectacular wine selection to compliment them! We offer cheese and wine flights – which are thoughtfully selected and perfectly paired with detailed tasting notes; a cheese focused small plates menu and a full wine list – should you choose to stay and hangout with us a little longer; cheese wedding cakes – if you want something a little different for your special occasion; artisan cheese boxes and platters – they make an
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Wine Bar, European, Canadian
FEATURES
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little bistro has a number of flights of wine to pair with a nice variety of small plates. There were four of us and we chose to share a platter of charcuterie, cheese etc. The food was delicious with a good variety of cheeses...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Petalindy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came back to The Farmer's Daughter for yet another visit and it did not disappoint. The owners are absolutely the best, always very knowledgeable about wine and cheese pairings and willing to suggest some great products. We had a large meat & cheese platter...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lauren H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Popped in on a whim after being intrigued by their sign. The lunch menu is very limited but...my sandwich was incredible! Blue cheese with a caramelized onion! Yum!!! I was driving so didn’t try the wines...next time by bicycle perhaps.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PaulineO268
Reviewed March 15, 2019

Afternoon visit to Sidney came upon this gem by chance. Friendly knowledgeable staff and very well designed interior. Enjoyed our flights of wine and will return to try the many varieties of cheese and other wines.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Bill G
Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

Stopped by for a late afternoon flight of wine and cheese. 3 - 2 oz glasses of wine for about $15 and 3 cheeses for similar prices. Each has a card to learn about the region, flavours and taste. Friendly staff, nice place to enjoy...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tommyboy3d
Reviewed March 3, 2019

Our group, two married couples, seldom go out to eat because we eat well at home. We knew it would be pricey. We were looking for food and wine beyond our usual fare. My reluctant husband ordered a grilled cheese panini and a recommended white...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Msnadya
Reviewed February 16, 2019

I feel like I've been waiting for a place like this to open up for a long time. Wine and cheese are right up my alley. My mother-in-law lives out in Sidney and told me about this place as soon as it opened up. It's...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lauren H
Reviewed January 4, 2019

The Farmer's Daughter has been there for over a year, but this was our first time there. The variety of cheeses, perfectly paired with flights of wine was an experience not to be missed. We tasted cheeses we had never tried before, and the wines...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CanBrit1
Reviewed December 19, 2018

Have told many friends about the fondue experience, quite wonderful. Savoury bubbling cheese mixture and so many imaginative "dippers" besides the usual baguette chunks. We will certainly do this again in the new year.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pamela J
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Pros : Very good wine selection . Very good cheese selection . Cons: Overpriced . Cramped space- 3-4 tiny tables. It's like a place you go to to buy cheese and you can get a drink for the road. Service - not very professional (...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Vesela-F
TFDSidney, Owner at The Farmer's Daughter, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Hi, Our space is meant to be a cozy and intimate cheese and wine tasting bar. All of our bills are presented in books in keeping with our book theme (all of our tasting flights are named after novels). It's unfortunate you misunderstood the concept....More

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