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Marieke Gouda Holland's Family Cheese

Closed Now: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Don’t miss this unique cheese store

I have been stopping at Marieke’s for years to buy Gouda cheese. The cheese wins best Gouda awards... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Hickory, North Carolina
via mobile
Make time to visit!

You’ll need time to experience this. The restaurant food is amazing, but be patient. While you... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Mike G
Wausau, Wisconsin
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“the barn”(8 reviews)
In the Marieke Gouda Store we sell our award winning Marieke Gouda cheese and all other kinds of local food, accessories and typical products from the Netherlands. From within the store there are viewing areas to see all stages of the cheese making...more
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200 W Liberty Dr, Thorp, WI 54771-8216
+1 715-669-5230
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I have been stopping at Marieke’s for years to buy Gouda cheese. The cheese wins best Gouda awards. There are many flavors and there are samples to try. There is also aged Gouda which is hard to find. There are plenty of other products to...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

You’ll need time to experience this. The restaurant food is amazing, but be patient. While you wait for a seat or for your food you can wander the shop & shop. Note, you may want to split & or share a dish or you may...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great stop off of Hwy 29 in Thorp, Wisconsin. It’s in the heart of fairyland!❤️🧀❤️ The restaurant is wonderful! 😍The Gouda cheese selection is so goooouda.🤣 The employees are knowledgeable, helpful and go out of their way to make sure you get the perfect cheese...More

Thank Gras-hoper1
Reviewed 25 August 2018

On our way home we stopped for cheese. This is a great place to find all sorts of flavors of gouda cheese and some others also. They do have some samples out for you to try. There is also an observation area for watching the...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We specifically stopped here to try the many varieties of gouda, since that is their specialty. Friendly folks behind the counter who were willing to cut samples for us so we could determine how aged we wanted the cheese to be. Loved the picture opportunities...More

Thank txtravelbug7
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Stopped in a few weeks ago on our cross country trip. Didn't do any tours, but they looked good. If you haven't seen how cheese is made, take the tour. Great place for kids, too. Had to wait to do the review because I wanted...More

Thank Stu C
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I always stop for ice cream when I pass through Thorp. They get their Ice Cream from a couple in Wisconsin. This is some of the best around. I would encourage you to stop for a cone. They serve food also and are always busy....More

Thank Sherie L
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Nice people, willing to let you try any product. Cheese is made right there, and the milking parlor is next door. Great for kids of any age.

Thank OddEater
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I took my wife here for a tour of the farm while they were in the process of milking the cows. My wife did not grow up on a farm and I did, she has been bugging me to take her to see a real...More

Thank Josey79
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Needing to stop in Thorp, I decided to visit the Marieke Gouda shop. I have probably driven by it hundreds of times but I was glad I decided to stop. It is easily accessible from Highway 29 right off the exit. Ample free parking is...More

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