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12 S Carroll St, Madison, WI 53703-3309
+1 608-255-2430
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Great cheese shop!

I was in search of cheese curds since I was in WI. This is a serious cheese shop with a great... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile

The place has many types of cheese. They offer some samples that you can taste for free. It is a... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
Juliana L
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12 S Carroll St, Madison, WI 53703-3309
+1 608-255-2430
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I was in search of cheese curds since I was in WI. This is a serious cheese shop with a great selection of fine cheeses. Great store and if you're a cheese aficionado, this is the place to go. They even carry fresh, squeaky cheese...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

The place has many types of cheese. They offer some samples that you can taste for free. It is a good place to find a gift for a friend.

Thank Juliana L
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Been to this nice cheese place twice when visited last month. First time was a older lady who walks with a limp. She was not that friendly but not overly rude either. I've found the younger staffs much more friendlier! They let me tried various...More

Thank 902jennyw
Reviewed 22 June 2016

A very nice shop with a large variety of quality cheese from Wisconsin, as well as other kinds of food and gifts.The staff was very nice and spent a lot of time to help me choose the right cheese for airplane travel. He also recommended...More

Thank SDTrout
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Had a very short time in Madison, just passing through really, but this place was on our list to stop at. Lots of amazing cheeses, jams, crackers etc to make a great spread or to assemble a gift. We chose about 10 orphan cheeses from...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Tucked away on the capitol square, this is a neat little boutique. Obviously cheese is the star, but they also have cured meats and other "cheese platter" regulars. Plus they have cute serving dishes, candies, body products, liquor, and much much more. I popped in...More

Thank Abby_Mapes
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Lots of cheeses, lots to choose from easy to find whatever you're looking for. Angels like cheeses. Not really a restaurant despite what trip advisor says. You can pick up picnic packs of stuff here though.

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 13 January 2015

As a Wisconsinite, I'm picky about my cheese, and Fromagination has the best. Whether local or Imported, the selection is excellent. The service is what cinched the place for me, though. They ask you about your taste and offer samples to help you find the...More

1  Thank Snow B
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Cheaper than a plane ticket, Fromagination lands you somewhere in Europe as soon as the door closes behind you. Offers of samples, advice and information from the knowledgeable staff are always available as well as the aroma of a true cheese shop. Lots to see...More

1  Thank sally a
Reviewed 4 October 2014 via mobile

Located facing the capital in downtown Madison. Beautiful interior with of course cheese but also dishes, cheese sides, meats, and the locally produced Quince and Apple gourmet jellies (why I stopped in). Friendly staff.

Thank dsj5777
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