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Wensleydale Creamery

Gayle Lane, Hawes, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3RN, England
+44 1969 667664
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese shop” (207 reviews)
“cheese tasting” (188 reviews)
“cheese making” (231 reviews)
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Gayle Lane, Hawes, Yorkshire Dales National Park DL8 3RN, England
+44 1969 667664
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Reviewed 2 days ago

An experience to remember the cheeses were gorgeous we must have tasted about 30 bought some Truckles and other bits and bobs this place is a must if you like cheese

Thank 592bernice
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They're currently renovating the viewing area but it's worth a visit for the lovely restaurant and little Museum about the origins of wensleydale cheese. The shop is well stocked with funny gifts, pretty crockery, and other local produce. You wouldn't spend a day here but...More

Thank Mags1987
Reviewed 2 days ago

First you gorge on samples of an amazing variety of cheeses then you buy loads and have a cheese picnic by a river. Then you feel a bit sick... Perfection.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you love cheese, this is a must place to visit. The restaurant offers an array of dishes, many themed around the Wensleydale cheese factory. Friendly staff and great service. The cheese shop allows you to sample before you buy. The gift shop has grown...More

Thank Stephen H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited with our toddler and enjoyed our visit. It's cheap under 2's free and adults only £2.95. You couldn't make a day of it mind. Great shop and cafe - including lots of cheese samples. Enjoy!

Thank GenTojo
Reviewed 1 week ago

we stopped here on our way home at the weekend as we love cheese! we were excited to see a cheese factory and paid the £2.50 museum entry fee, being advised that the factory was closed on sundays. we went in anyway and it was...More

Thank kirsteen j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a Friday, it was quite busy. We both had one of the specials. Grilled gammon topped with Wensleydale cheese with pineapple. Served with chips and salad. The ham was delicious, the topping complemented it very well. The salad was a good selection...More

Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting history. Lovely shop and cheese shop with lots of samples to taste. Cafe reasonably priced.

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 9th visit to the centre and keeps getting better. Coffee shop sells the best hot chocolate in my opinion and the cheese on toast has to be tasted to be believed. Left with bags bulging with all the cheese purchased. Visitor centre was good...More

Thank adzzan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to stop at the Wensleydale Cheese Centre on our way home from a weekend away. Glad we did ... lovely gift and coffee shop with a separate area dedicated to tasting and selling cheese of every flavour imaginable. We spent a fortune on...More

Thank Alison H
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Jean E
After reading the hygiene complaints, has the creamery done anything to improve the situation. We were planning a visit at half term October but may not bother?
25 October 2015|
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Response from biddy123 | Reviewed this property |
Hello been to creamery a few times even when it was on the old site and never had a problem with hygiene or any thing else. They are extending so who ever put up a bad hygiene didnt take that in to consideration. Its... More