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Ashe County Cheese Factory and Store

106 E Main Street, West Jefferson, NC 28694
+1 336-246-2501
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Visit,take pictures,but leave area untouched by over development and greedy realtors.

Picture perfect area,Mayberry Americana at its best.The people are friendly and the same accorded... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David K
St. Augustine, Florida

We watched as cheese was being made then went to the store. Very surprised at selection of many... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
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  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“viewing room” (26 reviews)
“cheese curds” (28 reviews)
“fudge” (40 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
106 E Main Street, West Jefferson, NC 28694
+1 336-246-2501
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Reviewed yesterday

Picture perfect area,Mayberry Americana at its best.The people are friendly and the same accorded too them.Ugly tourists and constant whiners and negative people this is-n't for you..Go to Mickey Mouse and spend your money.The roads around and getting to New River State Park are confusing,but...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We watched as cheese was being made then went to the store. Very surprised at selection of many different cheeses they make Very good visit

Thank moocowsews
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to eat at Shatley springs and decided to visit here too! This was a neat trip to be able to walk in and watch how they make the cheese. We were able to take back cheese and butter to the family and they...More

Thank SandraT284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful selection of locally made cheeses. We enjoyed browsing the store and sampling several varieties. Be sure to look for the "trims" - packages of irregularly shapped cheese cuts sold at a signicantly reduced price. Same cheeses, same quality, just not in pretty blivks and...More

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was such a cool place to visit! West Jefferson is such a hidden gem! We could have stayed all day and then some just browsing through all the downtown stores. The town is filled with beautiful murials on the sides of many buildings. At...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Start the experience watching cheese being made. Across the street from the factory is a retail store with 20 types of cheese made on site. Three a day are available for sampling. All are delish. Related products enhance the shopping including local wines, local jams...More

Thank Allyson S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The cheese factory visit was interesting and educational. It was neat to watch cheese being made and learn about the process. Even more awesome was being able to cross the street and purchase fresh made cheeses along with homemade fudge and many other items for...More

Thank Bambi P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped in town to visit and shop the local shops. This place is fantastic. You've got the store to walk through and choose which yummy cheese you would like to take home and they also have a decent wine selection as well. Directly across...More

Thank rancidcheeto
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and educational visit. Enjoyed all the types of cheese and butter. The fudge was awesome!! Best fudge I've ever ate.

Thank calliesdq87
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

This is a store. We were under the impression it was a cheese maker/winery. It is a commercial place to buy cheese and wine and ice cream and albanese candy like gummy bears and anything else gummy. If you are looking for a winery with...More

Thank BudNLily
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Eddie B
How is the price compared to the grocery stores
22 October 2015|
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Response from Ilmbeachgirl | Reviewed this property |
if it has an Ashe county cheese label on it is probably the same price. the place we buy it at home is that same price as the retail store in Ashe county. But you do have more variety in the Ashe County Cheese store. the... More