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The Cheese Shop

Ocean and Junipero, Carmel Plaza, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 800-828-9463
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Amazing selection of Cheeses & Wine

As a Local Carmel by the Sea resident, I like to visit the Cheese shop to get really great cheeses... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deberra O
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Carmel, California
A delight

We needed a bottle of Champaign and this was the place to find it. Lots of selection and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sails4Fun
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Ocean and Junipero, Carmel Plaza, Carmel, CA 93921
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+1 800-828-9463
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a Local Carmel by the Sea resident, I like to visit the Cheese shop to get really great cheeses for family & friends. Huge selection & the tastings are so helpful & generous - highly recommend!!!

Thank Deberra O
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We needed a bottle of Champaign and this was the place to find it. Lots of selection and knowledgeable staff. What wonderful smells and delicious delights in every direction. We missed tasting cheese but plan to come back!

Thank Sails4Fun
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let’s face it -who doesn’t like cheese? If you are in the area, or on a romantic weekend at one of the many cool boutique inns, The Cheese Shop is a “Must Do” kind of place for you. This is a fun little shop with...More

Thank SledMan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had multiple people tell us to go here. It was awesome! The continual sampling was so great and generous...and we bought way more than intended because of it. Great staff. Very knowledgeable and well stocked. Love this place!

Thank Katy K
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Super friendly staff, they let you sample whatever you want. Great cheese selection, they also have salami and jam. Everything you need for a picnic at the beach!

Thank Rebekah P
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The Cheese Shop is a place we go regularly to sample and buy the very best cheese. It’s also a place we always take friends and family who are visiting town because it’s an excellent outing to do together! You just walk in the door,...More

1  Thank Jessica C
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

As soon as we walked in Caesar asked what cheese we wanted to try. Wow. So much choice. We tried quite a few. Most we thoroughly enjoyed. Caesar was very knowledgable, engaging and friendly. A great ambassador for the store. We ended up buying four...More

Thank Peter E
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Simply amazing selection of cheeses at every price point. Add a great selection of fairly priced wines and you have a great place to stop. Staff is both knowledgeable and very friendly. Try it, you’ll love it, on the ground level of Carmel plaza, you...More

1  Thank triplejg
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

The service here was amazing and I felt like I was in a cheese museum with the levels of expertise provided by the employees. A great place to pick up a picnic lunch or dinner for the beach. But be careful, it is very easy...More

2  Thank Meghan V
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

This tiny cheese shop has everything a cheese lover could ask for, wine, spirits, cheese. The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. We stop here everytime we are in Carmel. I always get some of the best fromage. Love this place!

Thank Jim K
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