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Cartmel Cheeses

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Address: 1 and 2 Unsworth's Yard, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PN, England
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+44 15395 34307
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10:00 - 17:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 17:00
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Specialist cheeses from the UK and further afield, fresh bread daily and...

Specialist cheeses from the UK and further afield, fresh bread daily and condiments in the Bakery.

Closed on Wednesdays in Winter.

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Great specialist cheese shop

Visited here on the way home to collect a cheese board for dinner the next day - great local cheeses - lots of advice as well

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Louise R
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited here on the way home to collect a cheese board for dinner the next day - great local cheeses - lots of advice as well

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Thank Louise R
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellent choice, offered various tastes before purchasing, whilst being served it became obvious this is one lady who is knowledgeable and passionate about her work!

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Thank jonathan C
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service. Excellent cheeses. We bought some lovely Lancashire cheese, and very tasty Shropshire blue. The proprietor was very knowledgeable.

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Thank Gsdbramble
Chorley, United Kingdom
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385 reviews
189 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like your cheese, and I do, this has a fabulous selection of cheeses and they are quite happy to give you a small taste of the unusual cheeses to help you decide which to buy - be warned - you will spend a lot of money in here! :) Its not cheap but you are paying for high... More 

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Thank Malcolm A
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a spread - fabulous cheeses. Staff helpful and knowledgeable if a little shy. Note closed on Wednesdays which was not on the website. May vary in high season.

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Thank Iona T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did go into buy some cheese but sadly thought that is was very expensive so didn't buy anything, the brewery was very clean

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Thank Jean L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of different types of cheese and they let you have a taste of any you would like. Nice and friendly service and very knowledgeable.

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Thank Elizabeth W
manchester
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67 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited when staying in Cartmel. Huge selection of cheeses and got to try before bought some and was told about the cheeses and where they are from etc. Really good cheese shop.

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Thank cookie89Manchester
Kendal, United Kingdom
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309 reviews
132 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great shop. It is packed with different types of cheeses. The staff usually have a selection to try before purchasing. A great venue to take visitors before leaving for home. I have always found staff very knowledgeable and helpful..

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Thank lakelover908
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After my first visit, I would have given this place a 4/5. I visited in November 2016 and the gentlemen behind the counter couldn't have been more pleasant and helpful, particularly the gentleman with the South African accent. The range of cheeses was great and the guidance from the salesmen extremely helpful. Great salesmanship. I enthused about the shop to... More 

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