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Cheese Cave

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318 Central Avenue N, Suite 6, Faribault, MN
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was a highlight of a long car trip! We arrived only 20 minutes before closing time, but both the young lady at the cheese counter and the cook behind the bar welcomed us in, and never made us feel rushed. Seating was at a big old bar, with a cheese cold case at the end nearest the door. Everything... More 

Thank bookerc1
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

Service is abysmally slow and the staff acts like you are annoying them by asking to purchase their food. The customer is not the first priority. The bread and olive oil was not that great, for some reason they mix the the vinegar into the oil and you get a salad dressing, not what most people want. Also their food... More 

Thank jumboloan
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

This lunch was for Mom's 88th birthday and at this rate she will be 89 before we get out food. Terrible service. Warm water to drink and no refils during this waiting period/ Absolutely the worst.

Thank behne
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

This lunch was for moms 88th birthday and at this rate she will be 89 before we get our food! Terrible service. Poor food. Warm water to drink. Absolutely the worst!

1 Thank Lajean B
Emmetsburg, Iowa
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

If you love cheese, especially blue cheese, this is Mecca for you. We only sampled the blue cheese plate, but there was also a select menu of savory sounding sandwiches and salads. Our plate included three different styles of blue cheese that the Faribault Caves produce, as well as toasted baguette slices, milk and dark chocolates, candied pecan halves, and... More 

Thank Lori H
Port Antonio, Jamaica
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

This is a unique place. Many cheeses are available for a very good price. Everyone talks about the blue cheese---it is good but try the horseradish cheese......it will blow you away.... and your breath---so have your friends eat it too. The food is lovely.........snack kind of pizza and sandwiches. the wines are nice so try any of them it has... More 

Thank bamboobwah
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

You can't beat the Deluxe Salami & Cheese Plate- the finest melding of flavor & textures this side of Italy...and their Balsamic & Oil Dipping Plate, paired with a nice red wine...amazing. Perfect date place- even for senior citizens!

Thank Brenda B
Faribault, Minnesota
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Interesting menu.. nice change from fast foods and fie dining in town Huge selection of cheeses. quite expensive for a lunch.

Thank Peg S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Great stop for wine or beer with specialty cheese tray! Soup, salads, flat bread pizzas and more to delight the appetite! Small and quaint with personalize service and great options for purchasing quality cheese!

Thank Pat G
Monticello, Minnesota
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Fun store / restaurant. We had a cheese plate and sandwich. Food was fun and high quality! Awesome and enthusiastic service. Would go back in a minute.

Thank Jayco123

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Central Avenue N, Suite 6, Faribault, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Faribault
  • Phone Number: 507-334-3988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?