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12 S Carroll St, Madison, WI 53703-3309
+1 608-255-2430
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Cute shop

This is a downtown cheese shop with a variety of eclectic gifts. You can sample any of the cheeses... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
EMarq
,
Minneapolis
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If you look at the sandwiches on their website...they look AMAZING!!! If you go there in person... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
TinaS308
,
Milton, WI
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12 S Carroll St, Madison, WI 53703-3309
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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This is a downtown cheese shop with a variety of eclectic gifts. You can sample any of the cheeses. Fun stop if downtown.

Thank EMarq
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

If you look at the sandwiches on their website...they look AMAZING!!! If you go there in person and order on of those sandwiches....NOT THE SAME. Dry, overpriced, not that good. They are dry and lack fillings to the ends of the bread. And they are...More

2  Thank TinaS308
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Large selection of fine cheeses and related products. Gentleman behind the counter offered to provide free samples of any cheese we wished to sample. He was extremely knowledgeable about cheeses and how they are made and blended. They will be celebrating their 10th anniversary, in...More

1  Thank Ronald L
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I was in search of cheese curds since I was in WI. This is a serious cheese shop with a great selection of fine cheeses. Great store and if you're a cheese aficionado, this is the place to go. They even carry fresh, squeaky cheese...More

Thank Penny A
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The place has many types of cheese. They offer some samples that you can taste for free. It is a good place to find a gift for a friend.

Thank Juliana L
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Reviewed 8 August 2016

Been to this nice cheese place twice when visited last month. First time was a older lady who walks with a limp. She was not that friendly but not overly rude either. I've found the younger staffs much more friendlier! They let me tried various...More

1  Thank 902jennyw
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Reviewed 21 June 2016

A very nice shop with a large variety of quality cheese from Wisconsin, as well as other kinds of food and gifts.The staff was very nice and spent a lot of time to help me choose the right cheese for airplane travel. He also recommended...More

Thank SDTrout
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Reviewed 21 November 2015

Had a very short time in Madison, just passing through really, but this place was on our list to stop at. Lots of amazing cheeses, jams, crackers etc to make a great spread or to assemble a gift. We chose about 10 orphan cheeses from...More

Thank Janice S
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Tucked away on the capitol square, this is a neat little boutique. Obviously cheese is the star, but they also have cured meats and other "cheese platter" regulars. Plus they have cute serving dishes, candies, body products, liquor, and much much more. I popped in...More

Thank Abby_Mapes
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Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Lots of cheeses, lots to choose from easy to find whatever you're looking for. Angels like cheeses. Not really a restaurant despite what trip advisor says. You can pick up picnic packs of stuff here though.

Thank Jennifer C
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