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Northumberland Cheese Company

Green Lane, Seaton Burn NE13 6BZ, England
+44 1670 789798
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Great place to find cheese and excellent service as well

I hadn't realised this place was on my door step and I'm so pleased I've found it. Visited on... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Karen K
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
via mobile
Nice lunch

We came here randomly when we spotted a sign for the place. The menu was really nice, with some... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Beth S
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Green Lane, Seaton Burn NE13 6BZ, England
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+44 1670 789798
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I hadn't realised this place was on my door step and I'm so pleased I've found it. Visited on Saturday afternoon as I was doing a cheese board for a friend's party. Received fantastic service from the lady on the cheese counter. She was so...More

Thank Karen K
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We came here randomly when we spotted a sign for the place. The menu was really nice, with some lighter foods but a good selection of more substantial specials to try. I had the cheesy pasta bake and my partner had the cottage pie. His...More

Thank Beth S
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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Hi Beth, thank you so much for leaving us such a lovely review, and we're delighted to hear that the brown tourism signs are doing their job! Please come and see us again x

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times for afternoon tea now and I can honestly say it’s by far the nicest afternoon Iv had! Cheese is my most favourite food so I have gone for he cheese lovers afternoon each visit & it has never disappointed! The...More

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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi Susie, this is a wonderful review, thank you ever so much! Please come and see us again!

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

I've spent years visiting and working in France and whilst I do love their cheeses, I've finally found somewhere to rival them. And I'm so pleased it's on home (Geordie) turf!!! We arrived as a largeish party of 11 (all ages) and despite it being...More

Thank P B
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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you so much for such a lovely review! You've made us all smile! Please do come and visit us again x

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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I have got to start of by saying the cheese soup is really good as it is made with their own homemade cheese. Staff were really friendly and food comes quick.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Whilst their website does say the cafe is only accessible by stairs the only option for any one unable to climb the stairs is to sit outside in a rather unattractive farmyard. The shop, also upstairs, is disappointing except for their own range of cheese,...More

Thank geoff r
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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

HI Geoff. Thank you for your comments. It is difficult to offer much consolation for this one, because this review refers mainly to our circumstances: you simply cannot access our café if stairs are difficult for you. We are very disappointed about this too (this...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Enjoyed a visit here with family in June 2017 - the food on offer was extensive, well priced and tasty. Would recommend a visit if in the area, even for a taste of the specialty cheeses they have on offer. The site itself is quite...More

Thank scotref2004
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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

Thank you so much for your review; you're right, we are off the beaten track, but we like to think we're worth the trip :) Please come and see us again

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

I bought a cheese making day at the Northumberland Cheese Company's Farm as a Christmas present for the missus. What a fabulous experience we had. Rather than a group visit, this was laid on for just the 2 of us and we were made to...More

Thank Andy R
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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2017

Hi Andy, thank you for leaving us such a nice review. We'll be sending you your cheese in 3 months, so we really hope that you enjoy it! Please come and see us again soon.

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely cafe with good coffee and a delicious selection of cheese. The woman who served us at the cheese counter was helpful and friendly and let us sample the nettle cheese which was really tasty. They have a selection of cakes, scones...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The cafe was nice, great coffees and loved the nettle cheese. However I asked for jam with my cheese scone instead of butter and the lady said this wasn't allowed and that the jam was only for the fruit scone. I even offered to pay...More

Thank Danielle T
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charliesalesmanager, Director of Sales at Northumberland Cheese Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Hi Danielle, thank you so much for your review. Well... this is a puzzle! We are so sorry that you didn't get your jam: there is absolutely no reason why you wouldn't be allowed jam with your cheese scone (we can just put it through...More

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