The Cheese Shop, Carmel

4.9
#1 of 11 in Shopping in Monterey County
A visit to The Cheese Shop allows you to shop for different types of cheese while learning about their origin, production, and qualities. The staff will tell you more about the sorts that interest you, with free samples of any of the products. The shop stocks cheeses from all over the world, catering to a range of budgets and tastes. Choose from an assortment of chocolates and a wide variety of wines to complement your choice of cheese. Using our world travel planner, Carmel attractions like The Cheese Shop can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • July 22, 2017
    Stop here to pick up all the basic provisions for you airbnb ... wine/cheese/bread/jams/spreads Also you can pick up everything you would want for a great picnic on the beach in Carmel. Alcohol is all...  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    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 alread...  more »
  • July 9, 2017
    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 ...  more »
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  • July 8, 2017
    Came with friends for the wine-tasting. Excellent and wonderful experience. Kent will entertain you with his knowledge of the industry and impress you with his taste. Of course, the cheese is just as amazing.
  • April 22, 2017
    Kent and the staff are great. Super knowledgable and ‚Äč exquisite selection of rare cheese and wines. Team is on spot to make great pairing recommendations. A must while in Carmel. PS, hey ship...
  • June 29, 2017
    Try all the cheese your heart desires. Awesome stop in Carmel for artisan cheeses and wine tasting.
  • February 12, 2017
    Amazing cheese selection! The staff was incredibly knowledgeable, and us allowed to sample as many cheeses as our heart desired! I'm already looking forward to my return!
  • July 1, 2017
    Epic! Young dude with long hair helped us out and he was epic as well!

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