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Vella Cheese Company

315 2nd St E, Sonoma, CA
+1 707-938-3232
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dry jack” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 18:00
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315 2nd St E, Sonoma, CA
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+1 707-938-3232
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71 - 80 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2015

Fabulous local cheese! It's worth the walk off the square. Get some Toma or aged Jack or Brie. I can't get enough cheese. Plus they let you taste whatever you are interested in purchasing. Go ahead..buy some great cheese.

Thank Htown77
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Excellent cheese. Great review by staff. Good varied tasting. Excellent place Good prices. Travels well

Thank A4205ZUronalds
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We were welcomed immediately. Encouraged to sample anything we were interested in or unfamiliar with. Each type of cheese was explained while tasting. Small shop but good variety of cheeses. We came away with 4 different types of cheeses.

Thank gapeach1027
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This small neighborhood historical, gourmet, cheese store has to be visited when you're in downtown Sonoma. Famous for its dry Jack, it carries a nice selection of other cheeses, and the friendly staff happily cuts samples of all the cheeses they stock, hoping you'll buy,...More

Thank vinojeff
Reviewed 28 August 2015

This is the finest cheese I have ever eaten... PERIOD! I have been shopping at Vella for more than 15 years and have never had anything but perfect cheese. My favorite has always been Raw Cheddar, but they do not make raw milk cheese any...More

Thank Shelley H
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Vella cheese factory makes cheese the way it is supposed to be made, small batches, attention to detail and hand crafted. There is a 'companion" cheese factory in the town of Central Point, Oregon a short drive from Ashland, Oregon. Here too the cheese is...More

1  Thank jurisdoctoryou
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We travel to visit friens in Sonoma almost yearly. We have never missed a trip to Vella. We buy the award winning hard cheeses to give to friends back in Savannah as hostess gifts. We'd put the aged Jack up against any Italian grated cheese.

Thank savannahsandy
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Great artisan cheeses handmade right there. Somewhat hidden a few blocks off the Sonoma town square but worth the effort in finding, especially if you want to grab some cheese to pair with great local wine for your impending picnic. Enjoy!

Thank jbmoore007
Reviewed 13 July 2015

So good, wouldn't miss a visit to Vella when in Sonoma. Their dry jack is incomparable. Their reputation is well warranted.

Thank smthibs
Reviewed 30 June 2015

If you are looking for Artisanal cheese for your home are a picnic in the park, then this is the place in Sonoma.

Thank Homer W
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