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Matthews Cheese Shop

Unit 23 Grainger Arcade, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5QF, England
+44 191 232 4265
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A great selection of cheese, herbs and spices. A nice shop shame about the staff. I have shopped... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
A TripAdvisor Member
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MagicMathews

Amazing selection of 150 cheeses, tasters available, loving the spices selection aswell, helpful... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Graceelliottcollard
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11 Aug 2017
“Customer Service”
15 Oct 2016
“MagicMathews”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Unit 23 Grainger Arcade, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5QF, England
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+44 191 232 4265
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

A great selection of cheese, herbs and spices. A nice shop shame about the staff. I have shopped here for many years and haven't had any cause for complaint unfortunately on a recent visit I also found the staff rude. Hopefully this will be a...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing selection of 150 cheeses, tasters available, loving the spices selection aswell, helpful friendly staff always happy with advice and suggestions, grainger Market NEWCASTLE is a great place to visit 👍

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Reviewed 4 July 2016

A good mix of cheeses, with helpful notes - cow, sheep etc. Some rare and hard to find treats in store - unpasteurised Blue Vinny, for example. People have complained about the staff, but I've found them fine - they are Geordies, so don't do...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2016

They have such a great variety here. It's the best place to find the hard to find cheeses and the only place in town to find local cheeses. The Elsdon Goat is superb!

Thank Jim M
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Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Spend your money elsewhere. Staff incredibly rude and with other fantastic cheese specialists in the north east I wont ever be returning to this one.

1  Thank Laura J
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Reviewed 7 December 2015

Apologies for the title pun but for a shop with over 150 cheese types could you really expect anything less! Matthews is a great little shop situated in Newcastle's Grainger Market which is just starting a transformation from a regular old school city market into...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2015

Gorgeous shop, wonderful selection to choose from but, a please and thank you would be appreciated from the staff

Thank lumley14
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Reviewed 20 July 2015

Excellent staff and customer service. Exciting range of cheese and dairy products. By far the best cheese shop in the North East.

1  Thank Elisha S
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I Don't, not being a cheesemonger, but the cheese shop might
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