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Gibbston Valley Cheese

1820 Gibbston Highway | Rd1, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1388
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (37 reviews)
“cheese plate” (47 reviews)
“salami” (4 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Hours
European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1820 Gibbston Highway | Rd1, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

Stopped here as part of our cycle ride of the Gibbston Valley - the cheese was superb. The goats cheese gouda is an absolute must. There were so many yummy things to buy that we had to go back the next day with the car!!!

Thank rosieh721
Reviewed 15 February 2018

A great place to sample some really nice cheese and have a glass of wine or beer in nice surroundings.

Thank mroshier
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We biked to the Cheesery and stopped for a break, drink and cheese board. IT has the most beautiful setting and lots of options to choose from for a nice brunch or chesse boards to go with your wine. Will be back!!

Thank Trina M
Reviewed 6 February 2018

on the same parking lot with the winery. Loved the cheese board. The goat cheese was truly awesome, as was the whole grain bread. Yum . I could have had lunch here everyday

Thank got2bebiking
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Stoping in at the cheesery store gave us s nice break from the wine tasting. 5 cheeses to try and plenty more for sale. Indoor and outdoor seating to enjoy a drink or a cheese platter. Platters available between $17.50 and $39.50. Ice cream, crackers...More

Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

The title of this review is the sound my girlfriend made when she saw this cute little wonder at the side of the road, nearly making me slam on the brakes. We settled down for a lovely little cheeseboard and a drink. The three we...More

1  Thank Ryan R
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Didn't stop and eat here but stopped and bought some cheeses. Great tasting but unfortunately we didn't buy enough as most of it had gone by the time we reached home

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 21 January 2018

A great range of continental foods, sauce, relish, chutney, and cheese. All in a great setting with plenty of tables and a great venue to stop off, on your trip through Gibbston Valley.

Thank Chardnuts
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We did a quick cheese tasting before hand. They step you through 6 of their cheeses. All were good. We then ordered the cheese-platter (selection of 3 cheeses) and wine. we went with the blue, blue Brie and cheddar. They have an undercover area outside...More

Thank Rebecca & J
GVCheese, Manager at Gibbston Valley Cheese, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Hi Rebecca, Thanks for taking the time to write a review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and are looking forward to having you back in the future! Safe travels and best regards, Your GVC team

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We completed the Arrow River Bridges Trail by bike with our two boys. Sampling the local wines and a cheese platter was the perfect way to finish our amazing bike ride. Highly recommended.

Thank Mewett_Family
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1820 Gibbston Highway | Rd1, Queenstown 9371, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 1388
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Located in Queenstown's Valley of Vines, high in the southern mountains, Gibbston Valley Cheese specialises in sheep, cow and goat milk cheeses hand-crafted in the European style.This unique visitor experience features a café, retail shop, cheese-making presentation and complimentary tastings of the Gibbston Valley Cheese range.For the more adventurous cheese lover we also offer fully stocked picnic hampers and backpacks so that you can drive or walk throughout the Gibbston Valley and beyond, following our recommend Wine and Cheese Trail maps.Our sunny vineyard enclosed picnic garden is perfect to enjoy a tasty platter of assorted cheeses, nuts, meats, breads and fruits and you can complement the flavours with a glass of wine from our neighbours, the Gibbston Valley Winery.
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