We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Cheese Pantry at Connage

Is this your business?
Milton of Connage, Ardersier, Inverness IV2 7QU, Scotland
+44 1667 462000
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Worst customer service ever!

I had read the reviews on this place and as a lover of cheese thought it would be worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Grace B
via mobile
For a Cheese Lover

A very extensive selection of cheese and the staff are very friendly. The food is good in the cafe... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Bob M
,
Avoch Ross-shire
Read all 122 reviews
Get 10% off your next tour or activity booking.Valid for new TripAdvisor sign-ups only.
Join TripAdvisor
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...

Overview

More
You can come and buy your cheese direct from the CHEESE PANTRY, our shop at the dairy, near Ardersier. Come and see into our production room, where you may be lucky enough to see Helen and her team making cheese! CHEESEMONGER COFFEE SHOP GIFT SHOP VIEWING GALLERY The full range of Connage Organic cheeses are available, hand-cut to your requirements and wrapped in quality waxed paper. We also offer an unrivalled selection, locally, of artisan British and Continental cheeses specially selected to compliment our own range and provide a superb choice for any good cheeseboard. All products selected for our shop are chosen carefully by us for their quality and taste and we offer advice and recipe recommendations to all our customers.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cheese board” (14 reviews)
“oatcakes” (11 reviews)
“cheese pastry” (30 reviews)
LOCATION
Milton of Connage, Ardersier, Inverness IV2 7QU, Scotland
CONTACT
Website
+44 1667 462000
Write a Review

Reviews (122)

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"cheese board"
in 14 reviews
"oatcakes"
in 11 reviews
"cheese pastry"
in 30 reviews
"biscuits"
in 8 reviews
"lady serving"
in 2 reviews
"amazing selection"
in 2 reviews
"crackers"
in 4 reviews
"purchased several"
in 2 reviews
"lovely little place"
in 2 reviews
"tasting room"
in 2 reviews
"vast variety"
in 2 reviews
"scottish cheeses"
in 2 reviews
"couldn't fault the place"
in 2 reviews
"farm track"
in 2 reviews
"fort george"
in 8 reviews
"helpful staff"
in 4 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had read the reviews on this place and as a lover of cheese thought it would be worth a visit. However when we got there we were met by the rudest and most passive aggressive workers that ever there was. Throughout our visit we...More

Thank Grace B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 December 2017

A very extensive selection of cheese and the staff are very friendly. The food is good in the cafe too. Altogether a good experience.

Thank Bob M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Visited today after reading online review, and was amazed by the selection of cheeses, and their set up ... Helen let us sample the cheeses and was able to explain every one ... and there were many ... I have managed to hit the send...More

Thank Donald G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Local Connage dairy cheese along with a fine selection of cheese from other places such as England, France, Spain, Italy, Wales and the Isle of Mull to name but a few. There is also organic and vegetarian. We chose the delicious Crowdie with Salmon, Scottish...More

Thank Sherrel H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly staff and the cheese room was my idea of heaven! We bought far too much, and intend to sample some of our purchases tonight. Amazing variety!

Thank Dawn S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This is a real hidden gem and so worth a visit. We had excellent coffees and delicious Italian mini pastries. The ladies who work there were so friendly and helpful. Cheese pantry amazing! Fantastic selection. Again knowledgeable ladies helped with our selection. We will be...More

Thank Mo S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Called in here for a coffee and found much more. Cakes, soups and cheese boards. Also you can watch them making the cheese, brie, cheddar and Dunlop - all delicious. The room next door holds the Cheese Pantry. As well as selling their own produce...More

Thank Karen B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This little shop is literally in the middle of a dairy farm, with a couple of small signs marking the way. But the fabulous selection of both local and international cheese makes it well worth the trip. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable, and generous...More

Thank mcateesphar13
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I wanted to see this place for myself having purchased cheese online a few times. I wasn't disappointed. What an excellent set up with a wonderful chilled cheese room. The ladies who served me were very helpful and knowledgeable about their products and it was...More

Thank wyf0
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This is one of those places that posts a small sign next to the busy highway and depends upon people's curiosity to drive the 5 miles down a narrow road to find them...but what another world one encounters once they take this turn off! There's...More

Thank Arlene744
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Nearby

Nearby HotelsSee all Ardersier Hotels
The Anderson
248 reviews
3.58 miles away
Culloden House
656 reviews
5.36 miles away
Smithton Hotel
130 reviews
6.11 miles away
Golf View Hotel & Spa
1,303 reviews
6.47 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
The Star Inn
91 reviews
1.27 miles away
Crofter's Bistro Open Again 7th March
440 reviews
3.45 miles away
Fortrose Cafe
233 reviews
3.58 miles away
Harbour Fish & Chips
167 reviews
4.52 miles away
Nearby Attractions
The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection)
426 reviews
2.28 miles away
Castle Stuart Golf Links
157 reviews
2.70 miles away
Chanonry Point
590 reviews
2.94 miles away
Rosemarkie Beach
125 reviews
3.38 miles away

Questions & Answers

Get quick answers from The Cheese Pantry at Connage staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit