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The Cheese Shop

Ocean and Junipero, Carmel Plaza, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 800-828-9463
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Amazing Cheese Shop

Went in to check out and ended up delightfully sampling many cheeses and purchasing two yummy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kathi Q
Sammamish, Washington, United States
via mobile
Exceptionally knowledgeable, very helpful, great selection

I stopped in to purchase a number of bottles of wine for my wife's birthday. I ended up staying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Winter Park, Florida
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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Ocean and Junipero, Carmel Plaza, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 800-828-9463
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went in to check out and ended up delightfully sampling many cheeses and purchasing two yummy types! Employees are friendly and knowledgeable, had a great visit and learned a lot From now on we already plan to visit the next time we're in Carmel, will...More

Thank Kathi Q
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stopped in to purchase a number of bottles of wine for my wife's birthday. I ended up staying for an hour! The owner is extremely knowledgeable, and recommended some excellent vintages. I wanted to obtain some wines from Bordeaux/St. Emillion, and he had a...More

Thank jpsfl1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The BEST cheese I have ever tasted. Staff was friendly and offer you and your pup samples of delicious cheese. They also offer a large selection of wine and wine tasting which includes cheese. Yum!

Thank Mallory J
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

If you like cheese this shop is a must!! They offer as many free samples as you want and they are all amazing!! Staff is super friendly. Great place to buy unique cheeses.

Thank BnRadventures2015
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If you love cheese, go there. If you don't, go there. So friendly, helpful and very informational. They are stuffing you full of free samples and you immediately begin to get why people love cheese. We left with 6 thin slices of completely different types...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Each time (first time in 1978!) we are visiting Carmel we drop by this amazing specialty shop to enjoy the smells and tastes presented to you by the very knowledgable staff. Their choice of cheese is extensive and we appreciated the short tasting session offered...More

Thank peterringier
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My family visits this cheese shop almost daily when in Carmel. It has an extensive selection of cheeses from around the globe. The staff are very knowledgeable about the many cheeses they carry, and generously hand out samples to customers so that the customer finds...More

Thank MGN777
Reviewed 26 March 2017

My husband and I recently stopped in to pick up a few special cheeses and once again, our experience was so unusually exceptional. The sales people are incredibly well trained and must be selected for their enthusiasm for service as much as their love of...More

Thank WeBike
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

The Cheese Shop in Carmel has approximately 220 different cheeses on offer so making a selection is no easy matter. Luckily, the knowledge staff is happy to provide plenty of samples, answer questions and make terrific recommendations. The wine selection is superlative and tasting flights...More

Thank traveltawk
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Nice people, wonderful assortment of cheeses and wines. Lots of samples and guidance. Very positive experience! We will definitely be back here.

Thank Elizabeth G
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