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A fine display of cheeses!

While wandering through the Oxford Market, we came upon this splendid cheese shop. We were blown... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
Adelaide, Australia
Great cheeses and bread you can't find anywhere else. Gourmet selection.

Located in the Covered Market, the Oxford Cheese Company provides an excellent array of cheese... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Santa Barbara, California
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  • Average8%
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16 Feb 2018
“An Oxford education in cheese.”
8 Feb 2018
“Work of art ”
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Market Street | 17 Covered Market, Oxford OX1 3DU, England
+44 1865 721420
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

In the Covered Market, this delightful shop is an Oxford highlight for any cheese lover. Very helpful staff, necessary with all this variety. Our purchases were in perfect condition and included Oxford Blue (made in Burford, created by a French baron in 1995 of unpasteurized...More

2  Thank mrsagf
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Amazing display of cheeses in The Oxford cheese company shop. Very friendly shopkeeper. Fantastic display in the front window, a work of art.

1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 14 November 2017

While wandering through the Oxford Market, we came upon this splendid cheese shop. We were blown away by the splendid display of wonderful cheeses. There was an excellent range to choose from. Service at the counter was welcoming, friendly and courteous. We only purchased a...More

1  Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The owner was brilliant at helping me to sort out the cheese I want. Sadly being up visiting today and going to the theatre now was not the time for a large lump but did buy some to munch

1  Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A super specialist shop in the middle of bustling Oxford that offers a huge range of cheeses that would be the talk of Paris. Coupled with incredibly helpful advice and ideas from the staff, and particularly the charming manageress, who always seem to take the...More

1  Thank Lambochap
Reviewed 3 July 2017

My family and I were in Holidays in London and we visited Oxford for a day by bus. In the market we found the cheese counter. The staff was really nice and was letting us try cheese and could explain a lot of things. They...More

2  Thank 15,055,939
Reviewed 22 May 2017

The selection was so good. The staff were helpful but the prices high. A shame as the place was so attractive. We got two small wedges of cheese and it came to £17. They didn't taste too special when we had them back home. An...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Nice cheese but just very poorly treated by the French woman who just made me feel as if she didn't like me, even though we were talking about French cheese.

2  Thank curranpjc
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I have been to the Oxford Cheese Company many times now and have so far refrained from writing a bad review because the products are excellent. But the service is appalling! Today was the final straw. I went to buy cheeses on my lunch break...More

4  Thank JS062014
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Located in the Covered Market, the Oxford Cheese Company provides an excellent array of cheese (like Lord of the Hundreds) and bread from Poilane as well as quince paste, rosehip jam, and other delectable treats that gourmets will appreciate. Also, many of these items can...More

1  Thank UptownGirl805
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