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Ashe County Cheese Factory and Store

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Address: 106 E Main Street, West Jefferson, NC 28694
Phone Number:
+1 336-246-2501
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 08:30 - 17:00

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Wow, this store is so big and has a great selection

Very nice store with friendly staff. Lot of free samples of Ashe County Cheese made right across the street and cheeses in the case from around the world. Clean restrooms and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Glenn O
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Melbourne
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Melbourne
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157 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice store with friendly staff. Lot of free samples of Ashe County Cheese made right across the street and cheeses in the case from around the world. Clean restrooms and when the store is open you can go across the street and watch ACC make cheese. The store has a great selection of food items, Carolina produced foods, gift... More 

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Thank Glenn O
West Jefferson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to this store at least once a week. The people are friendly and helpful but not pushy and they always have delicious ice cream available in addition to the multitude of cheeses made right here in Ashe County. And, of course, you can see them actually make the cheese in the plant directly across from the store. My... More 

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Elon, North Carolina
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118 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Ashe County Cheese Store has a great variety of cheeses at very fair prices. It has become a tourist stop as well as a local store. Tours of the nearby cheese factory are offered to visitors.

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Thank Jsteveb
Moravian Falls, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love cheese this is the place for you. Some of the best cheese you will ever eat. See how it's made, get some awesome cheese curds and enjoy downtown. They also carry a large collection of area wines and unique jams and preserves....not to mention fudge!

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Thank Tim E
Shelby, North Carolina
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62 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't believe that this was my first trip to visit. We chose to head up on a short weekend in Boone and were not disappointed. The viewing room shows the steps to making the local cheese brand and the store and gift shop has anything that you may need. Will go back and take some friends.

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Thank Joey H
Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visit this store every time I am in West Jefferson. They have the best homemade fudge, ice cream, candies and of course Ashe County Cheese which is processed right across the street. Be sure to pick up some cinnamon bears - they are more cinnamon tasting than others I have tried. Friendly staff here and great food gifts!

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Thank Susie A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Charming place to visit! Spur of the moment stop and very happy we did! Wonderful gift baskets created. The tomato basil, extra sharp cheddar and habanero cheese were excellent. Mail order some more when you run out. Friendly staff, great customer service and reasonable prices

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Thank Roadtrippin42
Fleetwood, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Visited during our girls day out while walking the streets of West Jefferson. This is a must for those looking to find the history of Ashe County. Something here for everyone and you won't be dissappointed.

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Matthews, NC
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21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I loved this place. I went in to watch them Make the cheese but was a bit too late. Went into store and spent lots of $$$ on lots of variety of cheese. This is a great place to go for items for everyday or entertaining. They also have a large selection of NC wines.

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Thank Sonya F
Josh W, Owner at Ashe County Cheese Factory and Store, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, Hope to see you again soon! More 

North Carolina
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We stopped here to buy some cheese curds and ended up spending 70 dollars on great jams, cheese, pot holders and kettle corn. we will be back soon as we live only 1.2 hrs away.

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