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Cartmel Cheeses

Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Fantastic cheeses and friendly staff

We bought some of the best cheese on our holiday from here, definitely recommend a visit to anyone... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Great cheeses

We visited one afternoon when we were in Cartmel and had a great time. We got to pick a selection... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Specialist Cheese Shop, Selling a range of fantastic British cheeses, fresh breads and all things nice to accompany your cheese. Also come and try out Authentic Italian Pizzas being served on a Friday and Saturday evening. Hope to see you soon.
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1 and 2 Unsworth's Yard, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6PN, England
+44 15395 34307
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We bought some of the best cheese on our holiday from here, definitely recommend a visit to anyone. I wish we had a shop like this at home

Thank langfieldl
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited one afternoon when we were in Cartmel and had a great time. We got to pick a selection of cheese, but some crackers and sit out in the courtyard in the sunshine eating. There’s a wine bar and a brewery in the same...More

Thank NCarlin1891
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tried a few cheeses here, great variety, staff are helpful and reccomend if unsure what to try. I chose the blue cashel cheese amongst other cheeses and the staff recommended I try the pear and walnut chutney.Really enjoyed our cheeseboard which they can wrap up...More

Thank ManchesterBeagle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in during a day's outing to Cartmel. The shop had been featured in a TV programme recently. It was smaller than it seemed from thr TV programme. It was smaller than it appeared on TV but contained a good selection of local cheeses.

Thank LombokCarlisle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Choose a selection of cheeses (from local or afar - there is a helpful map of the UK) and some crackers, then head across the courtyard to the Wine Snug for a glass wine and have an indulgent 30 minutes rest outside while exploring Cartmel....More

Thank Anton_Smith
Reviewed September 7, 2018

Having not been to Cartmel for 6 months we were delighted to hear that Cartmel cheeses are doing handmade pizzas. Yesterday evening we duly went to taste their new product and wow they are amazing. The staff are very helpful and friendly and the food...More

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Reviewed September 5, 2018

If you like cheese a visit to the Cheese Shop is a must. Wide selection of very good cheeses kept in great conditions. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable so can offer sound advice. Also serve pizza on Friday and Saturdays - can thoroughly recommend -...More

Thank usinc
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We like really strongly flavoured cheeses and here they had many to choose from. We were able to try as many as we wished and once we had made our selection they were happy to store it overnight as we weren’t sure if we would...More

Thank SJP1959
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This really is a speciality shop as the whole of the cheese shop is refrigerated. That on its own can be daunting for some; having to open a fridge door to enter the shop. The range of cheeses includes many local cheeses although I could...More

Thank John F
Ian R, Owner at Cartmel Cheeses, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

So very sorry you didn't enjoy your experience with us. We keep the entire room refrigerated as we want to keep the cheese at its best. We aim to guide and help you through your cheese selections. We also ask for you to try some,...More

Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a great shop with a fabulous selection of delicious cheeses. Every year we visit here before Cartmel Races and buy a few different cheeses with bread and eat them whilst on the racecourse. The cheeses here are wonderful and very high quality, not...More

Thank Noel W
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Beverly S
October 6, 2018|
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Response from Ian R | Property representative |
Hello. Sorry for the late response. We are open for pizzas. Friday and Saturday 4pm-8.30pm. Our last weekend for this year will be 26th and 27th Oct. But will be serving pizzas again in March. Cheese Shop and bakery open as... More