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Barrys Bay Cheese: Tours & Tickets

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5807 Christchurch Akaroa Road | Barrys Bay, Akaroa 7582, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 July 2019

They were more interested in selling the Cheese rather than telling us about their specialty. Didint find anything great here. Most of the stuff appeared to be commonly available. Since our Coach had stopped here, we decided to pick 2 different flavours of Cheese and...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Dalbir_S_Virdi
Reviewed 25 June 2019 via mobile

Great find especially they do all by hand And venison salami. Good prices in the off cuts . Very friendly staff

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank f l
Reviewed 8 June 2019

We stopped here on the way to Akaroa hoping to experience remarkable examples of NZ cheese specialities. It's a pleasant enough little shop but to be honest the cheeses were quite nice but unremarkable and the prices were surprisingly high given the direct to public...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AndyMcGonegal
Reviewed 7 March 2019 via mobile

Must say this was not a planned stop but glad we did. There are so Devine cheese's made here and the hardest part was deciding which ones to get. There are smaples for tasting and other local items like olive oil for sale as well....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank owlesey
Reviewed 20 February 2019 via mobile

Great knowledgeable lady - cheese wonderful- great place to stop & try different styles of cheese- wrapped our purchases up with little ice packs as we were off to Akaroa for the day. Well worth the stop if u like exceptionally good cheese👍✅

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RemoteNZJourneys
Reviewed 28 January 2019

With cruise ships in at Akaroa this location was popular and we felt we couldn't have a relaxing visit - which is no fault of the cheese company. That said we did get to taste samples and purchased some lovely tasty cheese to take on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Cassandra M
Reviewed 27 January 2019

Being from WI, of course we had to stop at a cheese shop. This came highly recommended from a local friend of ours. It's a tiny shop on the Banks peninsula, and we were there towards the holidays so it was a bit slow. We...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lisamarie L
Reviewed 7 January 2019

So glad we stopped into this roadside spot not far from scenic and picturesque Akaroa harbor. We were able to bring five cheese with us as we returned to our cruise ship and none of them made it to Australia. A delightful find.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sfdann
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

Small little shop with a variety of cheese for tasting. Wished there was some kind of commentary on the cheese making process though.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank msnakim
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Stopped in for a test of their cheeses which are nice however not one person spoke to the three of us even though we were the only ones in the shop! Obviously only focusing on the Cruise ship trade and customers and your average kiwi...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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