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Whitestone Cheese Co Factory

Opens in 19 min: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Delight for the Cheese eaters

If you like cheese this IS the place for you to visit. Highly recommend the $14.50 6 cheese... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jon R
Sydney, Australia
Free cheese tasting

Knowledgeable staff show their flair. With some of the best tasting cheeses I have tried. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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A working cheese factory store, guided tours available, plus cheese platters, wine, coffee and some light cheese themed accompaniments - cheese rolls, scones, cheesecake. A family owned and operated business for over 30 years.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
3 Torridge Street | corner Torridge and Humber Streets, Oamaru 9400, New Zealand
+64 3-434 8098
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Reviewed yesterday

If you like cheese this IS the place for you to visit. Highly recommend the $14.50 6 cheese tasting platter. Of the 6 I tasted - 3 were OK - the Gruyere was very good - the Blue was fabulous - the Camembert was heaven...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Knowledgeable staff show their flair. With some of the best tasting cheeses I have tried. The staff were super friendly and helpful. Came away with plenty of yummy cheese. Well priced for boutique produce

Thank 1960WarrenW
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in the town and i frequent lots of the coffee shops on a regular basis. If you want good old fashioned cheese rolls that are tasty and not ho hum, this is the place to visit. Second choice is a ginger nut and...More

Thank HeatherC3418
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This place got a good rap on TripAdvisor so called in as we were driving through and omg yummmmmm the best cheese. Liz was more than helpful and besides being very proud of their award winning cheeses gave us samples to help us decide on...More

Thank JazzbabyAustralia
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my family went here on 10/07/18 and tried a tasting platter. All of the cheeses we tasted were delicious and even the kids loved them. Also very reasonably priced.

Thank daniel m
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The experience was quite eye-opening. Flora was an excellent and pleasant guide. The platter at the end of the tour was simply superb and we each now have a favourite cheese. I recommend this tour to couples and adult families.

1  Thank Allan D
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Were just dissapointed that few varieties were not available that we wanted. It’s a paradise for cheese lovers. We had the cheese rolls and scones and

Thank Amby_Talreja
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

One of those places that we have so often seen the sign but never called in - we did on this occasion!! Great cheeses obviously so much choice but helpful staff. Cheese rolls were great too! Highly recommend if you are passing to pop on...More

1  Thank Kiwinz1234
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

A must visit, put this place on your to do list. Great coffee, beautiful cheeses and friendly staff. You won’t be disappointed

1  Thank Sherpa767774
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful stop on a quick visit in the area. Enjoyed one of the best cheese platters and the coffee was amazing better than most cafes. The ladies were very helpful and friendly. And the cheese rolls were super yummy.

2  Thank JulieannL19
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