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Oakdale Cheese & Specialties

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Reviewed October 6, 2018

Always a fun, quick stop for high-quality cheese and snacks. Sample the many gouda flavors, buy a loaf of bread and assorted toppings. Eat at the picnic tables. Feed the farm animals for fun.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank oakdaleestrada
Reviewed September 13, 2018

A unique place that is a work of love from two immigrants from Holland many years ago, bringing their beloved Gouda cheese making skills and turning it into a world class cheese making operation. The grounds are also quite lovely with a large koi pond...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank williamLF
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Passing through Oakdale on the way back to SFO and stopped at Oakdale Cheese for lunch and to watch the Gouda being made. There are a couple of windows where the children could watch the cheese making process - no cheese does not come from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SonjaW796
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

I just love this place and make it a point to visit when I am in town. As you’d expect, the cheese is fresh and outstanding. I used to think all Grilled Cheese sandwiches tasted the same, but their’s is by far the best! Their...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Nupester
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Stop and sample - then buy - the best gouda anywhere. We especially like their aged gouda, but there are lots of others from which to choose. In addition to the cheese, there's a mouth-watering array of fancy foods - from crackers to jams to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

Not expecting an "upscale" cheese factory in Oakdale, but a nice surprise. Their specialty seemed to be Gouda, and all the samples were great. Nice little gift shop with all the clever and cute cheese accoutrements, and a viewing window in the back where we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank CharlotteDayTripper
Reviewed October 1, 2017

I had read reviews on TA when I found out we would be traveling through this area and glad I did. We were driving from Groveland to Monterey and not in a hurry. Bought a couple of Gouda cheeses and sampled some more. They were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Terri C
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

I love buying various flavors of the fresh made Gouda from Oakdale Cheese! I give them for gifts to people who have everything! They have wonderful gift boxes already prepared with wine, candies, jams and crackers for your convenience as well.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank benroy
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

I've been only to buy cheese, but they have a really great gift shop with lots of goodies. They even have a viewing window to watch the cheese

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 91brandil
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

This is my go to place for local gifts. The Gouda cheese is wonderful and I would recommend the grilled cheese sandwiches. It has a lovely picnic area.

Date of experience: June 2017
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