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The Best Cheese Shops in Toronto

Posted by Liora Ipsum / November 16, 2015

cheese torontoThe best cheese shops in Toronto deal in delicious dairy delicacies amassed from around the world. Find a tempting array of soft creamy offerings, pungent wedges, and sharp semi-hard varieties that can make even the humblest of grilled cheese sandwiches fit for gourmands.

Here are the best cheese shops in Toronto.

Cheese Boutique

Cheese Boutique

1,000 square feet of cheese and delicacies can be fond in the retail cold locker. Tour the cheeses aging in the vault, or stock up on olive oil, gourmet imports and prepared foods at this epicurean emporium in Etobicoke. More »

Global Cheese

Global Cheese

This cheese shop with location in Kensington Market and Etobicoke offers an excellent selection at very reasonable prices. Tap the knowledgeable cheesemongers for recommendations and samples while you shop for everyday staples or the centrepiece for your next wine and cheese. More »

Grande Cheese Factory Outlet

Grande Cheese Factory Outlet

This sprawling factory outlet on Orfus Road carries a wide range of international cheese along with house-made specialties including friulano, hanging balls of provolone, and buckets of fresh bocconcini. More »

International Cheese

International Cheese

Another factory store, this time in the Junction, International Cheese stocks supermarkets, restaurants and households throughout the GTA, so chances are you’ve already tried its signature Santa Lucia line. Direct from the source, the things to get here are the fresh cheeses like ricotta and bocconcini. More »

Olympic Cheese Mart

Olympic Cheese Mart

Turophiles can shop hundreds of varieties of cheese in stock at this St. Lawrence Market stalwart. The incredible selection includes everything from gouda and gruyere to stilton and Swiss. More »

Pasquale Bros

Pasquale Bros

This gourmet grocer south of Kipling Station caters to connoisseurs with an expansive variety of fresh and aged cheeses. Find all the essentials to pair with your cheese too. The shop also offers top shelf olive oils, vinegars, and deli meats. More »

Alex Farm Products

Alex Farm Products

This cheese boutique with a handful of Toronto locations carries a carefully curated selection from Quebec, France, England, Belgium, Spain, Holland, Italy, and Portugal. Find deep gold, extra old Beemster, brie layered with Perigord truffles, and crumbly Manchego. More »

All the Best Fine Foods

All the Best Fine Foods

The cheese counter at this fine foods purveyor with locations in Rosedale and the Village features a fine collection of stinky, creamy and pungent selections along with indulgent accompaniments including crostini, charcuterie, and chutneys. More »

Pantry Fine Cheese

Pantry Fine Cheese

Proprietor Jeremy Lago is a cheesemaker and professional fromager who hocks buffalo milk gouda, squeaky curds and Niagara Gold at this boutique cheese shop in Little India. Pop in to stock up on specialty foods and artisanal cheeses cultivated from small batch producers around the world. More »

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