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Tiny but well stocked treasure trove

This little shop has been going for years and even on a rainy Derbyshire day it draws in crowds... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
961SueW
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Ilkeston, United Kingdom
Can't miss this opportunity

Always make an effort to go to the cheese shop. There is so much choice and it is all so delicious... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Barbara B
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Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

This little shop has been going for years and even on a rainy Derbyshire day it draws in crowds. Accessed through a short garden/yard off the picturesque Hartington village centre, it has a vast range of cheeses produced locally and also some other specialist cheeses....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thank you for writing us such a lovely review! We have been trying to work out how long the shop has been open now and we think it is around 40 years. We hope you will call in again when you are next in the...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Always make an effort to go to the cheese shop. There is so much choice and it is all so delicious. It is reasonably priced and you can sample. My favouriteson are Derbyshire blue and mango and ginger Stilton. But they are all fabulous

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a great review. Hopefully you will be back soon to try some more of our lovely cheeses.

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Nice little shop with a very good selection of artisan locally made cheeses I particularly enjoyed "Peakland White". Well worth a try

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

So glad you enjoyed our award winning Peakland White. We agree - it is a very, very good cheese!

Reviewed 20 August 2017

The old cheese shop has a wonderful variety of cheeses, also the village is beautiful worth a walk around

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Glad you enjoyed your trip to Hartington and our little cheese shop.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

Good selection of cheeses and knowledge, friendly staff. Tasted a couple of the cheeses and bought about! The bomber was particularly good

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. Glad you enjoyed the cheeses. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

I was impressed by the selection of cheeses and the knowledge of the team. I bought four of their own produced cheeses and the taste and quality was top notchMore

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you very much for your lovely feedback. The ladies in the shop have worked there for years and know their stuff! Glad you liked the cheeses we produce ourselves. We have won lots of awards lately for them and we are very proud of...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Spotted this from the car park. Nicely presented with a good range of cheeses. Bought a mild blue cheese which was truly scrummy. Rather spoilt with the Cotswolds cheese shops, which to be fair are possibly better for their extensive variety, but this shop was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a nice review. I admit you have some good cheese shops in the Cotswolds but we do stock quite a good range of cheeses that are local to our area which you won't hopefully have...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

A truly fantastic shop with great customer service! They had sold out of a particular cheese I had gone in for, yet have contacted me to advise when new stock will arrive and have put some aside for me. First class customer service. Great product...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you Dee for taking the time to leave us a great review. I hope you enjoy the cheese and pickle when you collect later this week. Happy to help any time. Regards. Claire

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Returned after 12 years absence and delighted to find it as I remembered it. A lovely shop offering an excellent range of local cheeses and from further afield. Served by two charming ladies.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words. I am glad you have managed to revisit us and that you had a good experience. Hopefully you will get chance to call again.

Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is a really cute little shop set near to the village duckpond. It has a good selection of cheeses but some are a little expensiveMore

Date of experience: May 2017
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Claire7575, Owner at The Old Cheese Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the range of cheeses on offer in our shop. Some are indeed a little more expensive than you would pay in a supermarket as they are produced by small scale cheese makers. I hope you...More

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