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Fox Hill Cheese House

#2 of 7 things to do in Port Williams Features Animals
1678 Church St, Port Williams, Nova Scotia B0P 1T0, Canada
+1 902-542-3599
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Fresh delicious cheese

A previous visit was more informative and the staff much more welcoming, but still the cheeses are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
heathertravel
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regina
Interesting look at a modern farm!

The Rand family has been farming here for 6 generations, but farmers have to adapt. This farm shows... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bill C
,
Nova Scotia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gelato” (50 reviews)
“smoked gouda” (4 reviews)
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1678 Church St, Port Williams, Nova Scotia B0P 1T0, Canada
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+1 902-542-3599
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1 - 10 of 108 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A previous visit was more informative and the staff much more welcoming, but still the cheeses are worth the visit. Be certain to buy curds - fresh, warm, most delicious - nothing like you get at the grocery store.

Thank heathertravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rand family has been farming here for 6 generations, but farmers have to adapt. This farm shows how that adaptation can equal success - the farm is now known for its dairy products, and particularly its fine cheeses and fresh milk. The process is...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great food - excellent gelato - and a great story behind it. I hope it's around for a long long time.

Thank NSchwartz30620
Reviewed 2 July 2017

We stoped here to get some cheese and bread while doing a wine tour! Fantastic place with lots of local goods available! Definitely worth stopping!

Thank Barb M
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Great service great product. Lots of beautiful cheeses, the ice cream was very good. Super helpful staff

Thank Tman1717
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I stopped by here last weekend and bought the medium gouda and the gouda with garlic + chives. Both are great! The store is large, but not jam-packed with merchandise. My boyfriend tried the gelato and it was one of the best I've ever tried....More

Thank Jacinta R
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We wanted to buy locally-made cheese and we were told to go to Fox Hill cheese. Its a bit out of the way but worth the drive. We bought cheese curds, garlic and chive gouda and tomato and basil gouda. The curds and garlic and...More

Thank Shanda M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great place to visit and buy local cheese. They have many flavours to choose from. The gelato is extremely creamy and delicious. I was in Italy a few years ago and theirs is as good or better than what I had there. Pumpkin is my...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Discovered this place quite by accident when we purchased their cheese at a farm market in Meteghan. The Gouda cheese with caraway was sooo good! Found the website on the label and decided to pay a visit. Although listed as being in Port Williams, Fox...More

Thank K.C.NovaScotia
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Don't miss this place, they have the best cheese products. When you can buy their cheese right at the plant and meet the staff. Wow!

Thank bowlinfarms
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Marianna P
16 July 2016|
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Response from Rowcliw2000 | Reviewed this property |
No cost. it's just a store but the cheese is good and the gelato delicious.
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