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Formaggio Kitchen

244 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
+1 617-354-4750
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“bread” (4 reviews)
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244 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a store that, if you can't travel to Europe, makes it unnecessary to do so, at least as far as cheese goes, because nearly all the great varieties--British, French, Italian, Dutch, Swiss, Spanish, and others--are all here, most by the best makers in...More

Thank murrayhiller
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Come for the cheeses and find other delights as well. The cheeses are flown in from France and elsewhere and many are unpasteurized. You can sample many of the offerings before buying. They also sell wonderful breads. This is a great place to pick up...More

Thank packedlite
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

for those "foodies" in the area Formaggio's Kitchen is a must stop. A small facility packed with delectables(especially incredible varieties of cheeses) this neat spot will have your mouth watering with all the products that you cannot often find so easily at the big grocery...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Staff is extremely knowledgeable, the selection is divine, it's a bit expensive but not made for everyday shopping.

Thank Eve F
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This is THE best cheese shop I have found in NE. After living in France, it's been so disappointing to not find REAL cheese.... until I discovered Formaggio Kitchen! We look forward to our trips to Cambridge just to visit this boutique!

Thank Lisa212015
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We spend Christmas every year with our daughters and son-in-law in Boston. Our daughters love to cook and cook great meals on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day --- lobster and manicotti for one. It seems they just have to stop at Formaggio Kitchen for the...More

Thank _tpsmms
Reviewed 29 October 2016

On the great Cheese Pilgrimage some call life, this destination was more important than my journey, (which is a whole other story!). As an owner of a small cheese shop, I was overwhelmed by the inedible selection and quality of cheese and the knowledge of...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Few establishments such as this place have survived the years. And, of course, there is a reason. This is the place to educate yourself (or to continue your e education ... ) as to the extraordinary range of sensation (s) to the palate, expanding the...More

Thank Tobias P
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This is a gourmet market with tons of pastries, rare cheeses, veggies and flowers. I like their coffee cake loaf, but at $15 a pop I can't afford it often. The orange chocolate one is my fave.

Thank pinacolada2017
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is the only place to go if you are a real cheese lover. You can sample before buying, no pre-wrapped chunks sitting forever. It is the finest selection of cheeses I've seen outside of NY. There is a bakery section as well as produce...More

Thank Smaartone
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  • Address: 244 Huron Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-354-4750
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Nestled amidst beautiful Huron Village, Formaggio Kitchen travels the world to find small producers who communicate their traditions and terroir through their products. Best known for our amazing cheese selection, we also offer a variety of other artisan foods as well as domestic products from New England and beyond. Our beer selection is small, but carefully selected and our wine offering has a distinct slant toward old-world styles and organic or sustainable production methods.