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Canterbury Cheesemongers

301 Montreal St, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Great Eccles Cakes

The cheesemonger imports bulk cheeses and ages them in a controlled environment. He has been... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Contention
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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Cheese

Stopped in here to have a nosey a day what an interesting place to visit. Had planned on buying... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
40batty
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good5%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheese lovers” (5 reviews)
“ciabatta” (3 reviews)
“love cheese” (2 reviews)
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301 Montreal St, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The cheesemonger imports bulk cheeses and ages them in a controlled environment. He has been stocking more and more NZ cheeses in recent years. They are always happy for you to taste before you buy and will spend lots of time talking you through different...More

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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here to have a nosey a day what an interesting place to visit. Had planned on buying some of their fresh bread and some cheese to put in it for a treat. However plans changed and we decided we would take a selection...More

Thank 40batty
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I never knew that there was so much variety in New Zealand cheeses. Ask to taste any that take your fancy. You will not be disappointed.

Thank GayeS545
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Definitely a place for cheese lovers. They let you try the cheese before you buy it. We got NZ cheese, I think it was Parmesan and it tastes good. It is located in a walking distance from the Visitor Center.

Thank satya s
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Formally of Salisbury St, the Cheesemongers kept us addicts happy via their little truck at Jane Deans Bush for years post the EQs. Now fully back in production, get in early for their scrumptious fresh bread and choose your own cheese. Set up with outdoor...More

Thank PauleLec
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

As a cook and a proud Cantabrian I know my way around good ingredients and I know where to find them and that's at Canterbury cheesemongers! Not only are there products delicious but there staff is delightful, I was greeted with a smile and easily...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We found this little gem by chance - visiting Christchurch from Cruise ship Celebrity Solstice. We were looking for somewhere to have a sandwich - this place is heaven. The owner is originally from Yorkshire and makes a large array of very tasty cheeses. There...More

Thank EllieDodds
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Chance to taste different cheeses and then have it in a freshly baked roll. Best to order roll before you go into the tasting room and must be before midday. The locals know about this place and by 1215 the bread was gone....so yummy!

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Love coming here and picking out an assortment of cheeses. Going into the back room and learning about what's new and what's recommended is great fun. If you love cheese and like the idea of buying a local product marked with the name of the...More

Thank 99TravelinG99
Reviewed 23 September 2016

New Zealand dairy is (forgive me) cream of the crop, and this little gem tucked away on Montreal street is the perfect showroom for these national treasures! On your way to the Botanic Gardens for a sunny picnic, why not grab a cheese (of your...More

Thank Will J
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