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Fox Hill Cheese House

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1678 Church St, Port Williams, Nova Scotia B0P 1T0, Canada
+1 902-542-3599
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decent products terrible customer service

Staff are poorly trained and rude. Products are good but overpriced. Staff do not know enough... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
elf21
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Canada
Best Chocolate Milk I Have Ever Tasted

Fox Hill Cheese House is a must go for everyone in and around the area, especially tourists like... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
MapleXavier
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“gelato” (51 reviews)
“smoked gouda” (4 reviews)
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1678 Church St, Port Williams, Nova Scotia B0P 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Staff are poorly trained and rude. Products are good but overpriced. Staff do not know enough about product

Thank elf21
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Fox Hill Cheese House is a must go for everyone in and around the area, especially tourists like myself, the ice cream is astonishing, but the crown HAS to go to the chocolate milk, hands down the chocolate milk is the best thing they make,...More

Thank MapleXavier
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Very nice place and helpful staff...and the cheese tasting was so good.....a huge variety.........left with 4 packages

Thank swickwire
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Stopped by here to grab some cheese curds but unfortunately, there were not any, as they are only made once a week - Thursdays. My friend had some ice cream which she really enjoyed. Prices are a little high, but the quality is great. There...More

Thank jillthursby
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great little spot to visit and see cheese being made. The county roads you'll drive to get there will give you a free tour of the farms of the area.

Thank boltuprightCanada
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

I was interested in sampling Nova Scotis cheeses and so this was on my agenda. Fairly busy when we arrived with only one beleaguered sales person on hand. Small selection of cheese. Gelato was good. Cheese not an exceptional cheddar but OK. Wouldn't go out...More

Thank 6,491
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

While doing a family tour of the Valley we stopped into Fox Hill Cheese . What a wonder visit , The staff were very helpful , we sampled and left with lots of goodies.

1  Thank vrphchair
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

A previous visit was more informative and the staff much more welcoming, but still the cheeses are worth the visit. Be certain to buy curds - fresh, warm, most delicious - nothing like you get at the grocery store.

1  Thank heathertravel
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

The Rand family has been farming here for 6 generations, but farmers have to adapt. This farm shows how that adaptation can equal success - the farm is now known for its dairy products, and particularly its fine cheeses and fresh milk. The process is...More

Thank Bill C
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great food - excellent gelato - and a great story behind it. I hope it's around for a long long time.

1  Thank NSchwartz30620
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Marianna P
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Response from Rowcliw2000 | Reviewed this property |
No cost. it's just a store but the cheese is good and the gelato delicious.
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