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This place is a 'must do' each time I go to Tavistock (which I will be doing straight after this... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Andy H
Tavistock, United Kingdom
Best cheeses in Devon

Very good selection of locally produced cheese which rivals any similar French market. The shop is... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Christopher C
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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Market Road, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 0BW, England
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Reviewed 9 December 2011

Came through Tavistock on our way home after staying two weeks in Devon. Stopped off to look around. This cheese shop is small and hidden away just outside the old market but it is the best selection we have come across even in major centres....More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is a 'must do' each time I go to Tavistock (which I will be doing straight after this review). The range of cheeses is excellent, and their 'North Devon Extra Mature' is my current favourite. 'Godminster Smoked' is another. You get to taste...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Very good selection of locally produced cheese which rivals any similar French market. The shop is located in Tavistock's delightful Pannier Market which is an added reason for a visit.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely spoilt for choice.An absolute must when visiting Tavistock,stunning array of cheese,helpful staff always glad to let you have a taste before making a choice. I always have trouble deciding which selection to have as there are so many to choose from. Just wish we...More

1  Thank Herm0ineGranger
Reviewed 28 June 2018

We visit Devon once a year and ALWAYS visit the Country Cheese shop in Totnes. This, to me, is like heaven. You walk into the shop and the wonderful smell hits you. Nothing is too much trouble for the staff and their recommendations are always...More

Thank Doreen J
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Massive amount of superb cheeses. Very friendly & helpful staff. Well recommended to visit if you are in Tavistock.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Excellent selection of cheeses and staff who all genuinely love cheese and take every opportunity to encourage you to try before you buy. We end up travelling into Tavistock every week mainly to buy cheese. The life expectancy of Tavistock residents is probably lower due...More

Thank DanBuckley1
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this shop! They generally have about 80 cheeses in there at any one time and not only do they all come from Britain, but an awful lot of them are very local as well. The staff are helpful, friendly and very knowledgeable...More

Thank Will W
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent. All the locals recommend this cheesemongers. A wide variety of local and not so local cheeses

Thank Nigel J
Reviewed 2 October 2017

....I was wrong. This is one fabulous specialty store, next door to the Pannier market. Some of the cheeses are really inexpensive as well as being delicious (as low as $6 a pound). Staff know their stuff. Selection is immense. Two locations in market towns,...More

Thank danlet
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We are lucky enough to live near Tavistock & regularly buy our cheese from here. Fantastic selection & lovely, friendly, knowledgeable staff. Can only urge you to pay it a visit, you won't be disappointed.

Thank Cheryl R
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