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Friendly staff and a large selection of fine cheeses. Both soft or hard. Goat and dairy styles... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
Jeffrey M
Chilliwack, Canada
Best cheese shop in the city!

The cheese selection here is great, and the staff are very knowledgeable. They even let you taste... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
Jaime N
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Jun 4, 2018
May 23, 2018
“Best cheese shop in the city!”
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1689 Johnston Street | Granville Island, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3R9, Canada
Granville Island & Fairview
+1 604-605-0001
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

Friendly staff and a large selection of fine cheeses. Both soft or hard. Goat and dairy styles. They have boxes of really nice crackers. Great for picnic lunch watching the boats go by.

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 24 May 2018

The cheese selection here is great, and the staff are very knowledgeable. They even let you taste it before you buy! Try the 36 month comté!!

Thank Jaime N
Reviewed 9 March 2018

The Granville Island Market boasts more than a few good cheese mongerers, but Benton Brothers takes the prize for its wide selection and its super-knowledgeable staff. The array of cheeses on display -- many of them hard-to-find-outside-Canada selections -- can appear intimidating, but fear not:...More

Thank Kirk E
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Very friendly and knowledgeable proprietors, wonderful fare. Great selection, not too large. Terrific salespersons who helped us get exactly what we wanted.

Thank Charlie Q
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

This is small production artisan cheese. We tried two different types. Both were excellent. The six year old cheddar was the standout.

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

The cheese at this establishment is in point. Um not a big cheese guy in that i like cheese but im not very knowledgeable outside if regular grocery store varieties. The staff was helpful in asking the right questions to get me to a cheese...More

Thank ccoupelin
Reviewed 1 April 2017

A great selection of cheeses from all over the world but I was only interested in the local varieties. Great service and with other items like jams, crackers, Marconi almonds,etc, you will have no trouble creating a delicious and complex cheese board.

Thank Jessica61713
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Interesting Fresh Cheese that is made to Please! Enjoy something new, something you haven't hear before. Yum!

Thank ebcnaz
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Nice selection of cheese and jams. We wanted to bring local jam back to the US and we found a nice selection.

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

What a great place to finish up a take home basket of food. Add this to the Terra Bread and the Oyama Sausage and you have a great trio. We bought the Rathtrevor and 4 year old cheddar, perfect cheeses. This was a stop on...More

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Granville Island & Fairview
One of the favoured neighbourhoods for a day out,
Granville Island's packed theatres and art studios,
hobby shops and book stores, restaurants and bars, all
offer a plethora of activities and entertainment
options, leaving no one bored. The highlight of the
area is the Fisherman's Wharf, where the seagulls
overhead and the smell of the sea invigorate its many
visitors, some of who are there to shop the fresh
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