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The Original Cheddar Cheese Company

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Nice selection of cheese

Friendly lady serving in store. Nice selection of cheeses and cider. Also sells sweets and... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Brackley, United Kingdom
Great place to visit, friendly staff and super selection of real Chaddar cheese

We visited early in April 2017 - had a great day out in the village and in the gorge itself. We... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Lerwick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Called in her with intention of buying some cheddar fo4 a works cheese party. (To celebrate thenhs as it happens). However the staff were a little petty and stared me out when I attempted to check the price of a piece of cheese. Felt like...More

Thank helstravels
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Although this is not a review of the items for purchase, I believe the actions of the staff speak far more than words for the professionalism and should be taken into account for a business in its entirety. Over the bank holiday weekend I was...More

3  Thank ashleigh7451
Reviewed 19 March 2018

I had no intention of calling in but simply could not help myself!. When in Cheddar and all that. Some 10 Minutes later I left complete with 6 different blocks of cheese and four different types of cider!. ...............I even got some Cheddar cheese flavoured...More

1  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Popped in to have a look around whilst in Cheddar Gorge not bad, but a bit pricey for what it is. We got some Carmelised Red Onion Chutney which was really nice, but again pricey for what it was.

Thank HeathRennison
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Friendly lady serving in store. Nice selection of cheeses and cider. Also sells sweets and biscuits. Pleasant change. Nice pottery selection of jugs and plates available.

Thank FloridaAddicts
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Not being a massive fan of cheese I wasn't too fussed about visiting the Cheesy part of Cheddar but after walking around Goughs cave and hearing about the history of the cheese in the area we felt we had to try some so visited The...More

Thank ClaireAdamMoss
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

My trip to Cheddar was disappointing as the whole area was spoilt by the tourism for what is a natural geographical feature. However, buying Cheddar cheese in Cheddar from a Cheddar cheese producer was cool and I was happy to try the different cheese before...More

Thank Timothy B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing Cheese , so amazing we went back for more the next day , very friendly staff. Loved Cheddar Gorge , thanks 👍

Thank Alan D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We visited early in April 2017 - had a great day out in the village and in the gorge itself. We bought cheeses as a gift for the various family members - all said it was lovely cheese.

Thank jenny61160
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Don't buy cheese from this place, it's perhaps the poorest quality Cheddar I have ever experienced. Go to your local supermarket.

2  Thank peter1201
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