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Wine & Cheese Cask

407 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143-3832
+1 617-623-8656
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Good selection

The Wine & Cheese Cask may not have the largest selection of spirits. Yet it does have a good one... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2017
Andrew B
,
Somerville
via mobile
Terrific wine selection and very knowledgable staff

I have been shopping here for over 20 years. They have a huge selection of both wine and cheeses... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2013
oskar129
,
Somerville, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
18 Feb 2017
“Good selection”
25 Nov 2013
“Terrific wine selection and very knowledgable staff”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 22:00
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407 Washington St, Somerville, MA 02143-3832
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The Wine & Cheese Cask may not have the largest selection of spirits. Yet it does have a good one. It does have a very good wine selection. It cheese selection is outstanding. The staff are knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. The prices are reasonably competitive.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I have been shopping here for over 20 years. They have a huge selection of both wine and cheeses, and a very knowledgeable and helpful staff and unlike many new fancy wine shops, they have a lot of very decent wines that are under $15....More

3  Thank oskar129
Reviewed 23 September 2013 via mobile

This is a Cambridge and Somerville institution, and the reason is that they have good wines at fair prices. Several of their staff are friendly and can recommend a good bottle. This is offset, however, by other staff who are breathtakingly rude. Not accepting Amex...More

Thank PHS13
Reviewed 25 April 2012

I have been coming to this shop for over 20 years. It is not big at all but their wine selection rivals some of the big stores in the area. I am on their mailing list so I get periodic newsletters that inform me of...More

2  Thank azzurri4ever
Reviewed 12 July 2010

Great shop. Note: not a restaurant but is listed as one on trip advisor.

1  Thank Ddddrrrrsssss
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Chelsea, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 February 2009

Great place to pick up a good cheese, some great wine and little nibbles for an impromptu gathering at your pad

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Reviewed 14 December 2008

I don't get over there very often but they have amazing, unique wine options.

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Reviewed 10 March 2008

The cheese selection is larger at Whole Foods off Memorial Drive.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 February 2008

the wine bin specials are this place's best feature

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Reviewed 11 January 2008

Extremely helpfull, great selection for such a small place.

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