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Cheese Cave

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318 Central Avenue N, Suite 6, Faribault, MN
+1 507-334-3988
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 19:00
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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The shop is very quaint and offers many cheeses and accessories. Lunch was tasty and served at the beautiful 'bar'. tables are also availble.

Thank B5661UZmarkb
Faribault, Minnesota
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best place to grab a sandwich, soup and a glass of wine. Don't forget to sample the delicious cheese and take some home.

Thank Tadpole73
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Lovely lunch in a rustic setting. Personnel are very supportive and food was wonderful! Highly recommend a cheese plate and sandwich combination.

Thank j0emagic
Hastings, Minnesota
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Faribault cheese caves are known for its excellent blue cheeses. Do stop into this shop to taste and buy excellent blues and Gouda. But have a beer, wine and a sandwich made with their cheese. This is a local gem

Thank sjohnson2016
Roseville, Minnesota
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The Cheese Cave is a delightful shop that award winning cheeses both exotic and familiar. The proprietor was incredibly generous about serving complimentary slivers of a lot of the cheeses they have for sale. We took advantage of their sale and got the ‘Blues and Brews’ blue cheese and some ‘Jeff’s Cheddar’. These cheeses are far beyond your normal blue... More 

Thank mnbusiness57
Mound, Minnesota
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We enjoyed a very nice lunch at the Cheese Cave. Wine was reasonable and delicious! Delicious sandwich!

Thank Melissa M
Fargo, North Dakota, United States
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Great store and the best blu cheese around! We did not eat at the restaurant, but we were there for a wine and cheese tasting event.

Thank Una Mae T
Faribault, Minnesota
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42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

The food at the Cheese Cave is amazing, delicious and high quality. I chose the Fina Turkey Wrap and my friend chose the pizza with gluten free crust. Both were Delicious! The pizza takes a bit longer to make, so it may not be the best choice if you are in a hurry. The staff brought us free samples of... More 

Thank traveljunky61
Apple Valley, Minnesota
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168 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

The menu has some salads, wraps, sandwiches and pizza. We had a wrap and a sandwich, neither of which was anything to get excited about. The service was painfully slow but the waitress was very nice. The sodas were flat; something is apparently wrong with the dispenser. The locally made cheeses are the attraction and they have several varieties of... More 

Thank fobisque
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I expected this place to be a sort of tourist attraction where I would leave feeling entertained but slightly ripped-off, that's not what this place is. The cheese sampler plate for 2 was a good value and a solid light lunch, we chose the cheeses from the cave and they were better than we expected. Servers were nice. We bought... More 

Thank SuzLynnJ

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 318 Central Avenue N, Suite 6, Faribault, MN
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Faribault
  • Phone Number: +1 507-334-3988

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?