We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 109 Ward Rd, Dayton, WA 99382
Phone Number:
+1 509-382-1917

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 16 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 10
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Beautiful setting

This is a great stop along the way to/from Dayton. The Monteillets are gracious hosts willing to talk all about their cheese. It's fun to watch the herd gather and hear them... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 February 2015
Wanderfoolin
,
Washington

Similar Things to Do in Dayton

Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75

16 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 16: English reviews
Prosser, Washington
Level Contributor
114 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

This place is great--Joan and Pierre are extremely delightful and interesting. They're small production set up is fantastic. The cheeses are very delicious. I recommend the fresh feta the most--wonderful, rich flavor, and great as a 'cooking cheese'--but we didn't try a cheese we disliked. Their property is also extremely charming. Worth the drive from Walla Walla--and check out some... More 

Helpful?
Thank OSF35
Washington
Level Contributor
70 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015

This is a great stop along the way to/from Dayton. The Monteillets are gracious hosts willing to talk all about their cheese. It's fun to watch the herd gather and hear them bleat and carry on. The outside kitchen is beautiful and makes one dream of having something similar in their own backyard. Not a fan of goat cheese, visitors... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Wanderfoolin
Louisiana
Level Contributor
43 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2014

A must stop for great artisan cheeses. Wonderful owners who really care about their product and create tasty cheeses. You'll want to come back.

Helpful?
1 Thank la-rick
Waitsburg, Washington
Level Contributor
142 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

Have a French cheese experience, meet the owners, see the goats. If you can't get there, they often sample and sell their cheeses at the Walla Walla Farmers Market, and at the jimgermanbar in Waitsburg, and many local Walla Walla and Dayton restaurants serve their artisan handcrafted cheeses. Their cheeses are also sometimes available in Portland and Seattle - visit... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Sharon C
Portland, Oregon
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

Wet inside trailer. No toilet. I politely declined and drove away. Hope you have a flashlight in the middle of the night to use a toilet somewhere? Charged me $100.00 on credit card anyway.

Helpful?
Thank Chad K
Portland
Level Contributor
68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2014

This time of year, the ride from Walla Walla to the Fromagerie is a breath-taking trip through the golden foothills of the Blue Mountains. Cattle dot the landscape; wheat fields are in all stages of green and golden; and farmhouses are tucked in shaded canyons as well as in plain sight along the curving highway. It’s a lovely drive. I... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank SWriter
Boise, Idaho
Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2014

You must make a stop at the Monteillet Fromagerie if you are on a quest to know where your food comes from and need a break from the non-stop wine tasting (although you can have some here too). The cheese is outstanding and Joan is obviously passionate about her cheese, animals and place. I am so excited to have met... More 

Helpful?
Thank DragonflySusan
Port Angeles
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2013

On our wine tour of Eastern Washington it wasn't just the wine that rose to the top.... it was the cheese! The effervescent Joan and her handsome frenchie Pierre-Louis are a most phenomenal couple. Looking for a place to stay on our tour to the Walla Walla wine Country we stumbled onto the offering of a La Maison..... an adorable... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Beachbarbpv
College Place, Washington
Level Contributor
28 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2013

Have heard nothing but good things about this place and was definitely not disappointed! I moved to walla walla about 9 months ago and finally made it out to Monteillet when my sister and friend came out to visit for the first time. My sister LOVES cheese but is lactose intolerant and cannot consume cow cheeses. Luckily, she can eat... More 

Helpful?
Thank kirshsgirl
Sequim, Washington, United States
Level Contributor
238 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2013

My husband and I traveled from Sequim to Prosser for a weeks stay in Washington Wine Country. For months I have talked about going to Monteillet Fromagerie in Dayton to see the farm and experience the wine and cheese. Joan was away for the afternoon but Pierre-Louis graciously showed us the farm, the day-to-day operation and then joined us in... More 

Helpful?
Thank msjradennis

Travellers who viewed Monteillet Fromagerie - Day Course also viewed

 

Been to Monteillet Fromagerie - Day Course? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
75
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Monteillet Fromagerie - Day Course and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Monteillet Fromagerie - Day Course staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?