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Great Cheese Shop

Our apt was only a 5 min walk from this shop and we probably made 4-5 visits. Staff was helpful in... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
9lives
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Boston
IJ Mellis Cheesemongers - can't wait to visit again!!!

I discovered this lovely little shop while walking to Stockbridge Market. A young man was outside... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vancitygirl2018
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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30A Victoria Street | Grassmarket, Edinburgh EH1 2JW, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our apt was only a 5 min walk from this shop and we probably made 4-5 visits. Staff was helpful in helping us select from a large offering of cheeses. Very knowledgeable. Small offering of other items..bread, sausages, apples and more. Very happy to have...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I discovered this lovely little shop while walking to Stockbridge Market. A young man was outside grilling up cheese sandwiches and since it was nearly lunch time, I stopped to have one. O M G ! ! ! The sandwich, the staff and the view...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great selection of cheeses but a bit out of my price range, had to wait ages to get served. Not their fault as it was in august with the fringe on.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 13 August 2018

You're Stockbridge shop is one of my regulars .... I love the cheeses you have there and the meats .... the staff are always nice generally

Thank lukemarsden1987
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

I visited to buy a selection of cheeses for a gift. I asked for a selection of several small pieces priced per 100g. I was told the smallest they could cut was 100g. I chose 3 types and after a long wait I was presented...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 16 July 2018

Tiny shop packed with a wide variety of local and European cheeses. Each recommendation was marvelous (cheddar, goat, and blue). Supplemental items are also available (olives, cured meat, wine).

Thank 425_TravelMom
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Discovered Stockbridge location while staying in the area during a recent trip. The selections were overwhelming and so we decided to let the cheesemonger do what he does best - pick for us and were so glad we did. We had a cheese and a...More

Thank N5172YIkarenm
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I opted to have the smaller cheese board, and I'm glad I did. You get a lot for your money. I definitely advise that if you opt to get the bigger one to share it between 2-3 people. Decent amount of bread and oatcakes to...More

Thank Stephen N
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We stumbled upon this store while walking around the city. It is a very small store. It carries cheese from other countries. For Americans, please be mindful to read the labels as most of the cheeses are not pasteurized. I took off one star because...More

Thank lifeasme123
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Not a cheese person, but this was really really good. Staff did a great job of talking my wife and I through options reviewing our likes and dislikes. He gave us samples to try so we could pick the best options for our tastes. Very...More

Thank D K
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