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“it's unassuming” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of The Village Gourmet Cheese Shop

The Village Gourmet Cheese Shop
Ranked #12 of 78 Restaurants in Southampton
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
Southampton, New York
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179 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“it's unassuming”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

but fantastic place for breakfast or lunch items. Great inventive sandwiches and salad bar and soups!

Visited May 2014
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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English first
Scotch Plains, NJ
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“decent prices but average food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2013

Was drawn to breakfast at the Village Gourmet Cheese Shop based on the variety and fair prices. Service was ok but nothing special and not friendly, despite being quite empty at this time of year. I would not go back for breakfast. Maybe one of the sandwiches at lunch might be more tasty.

  • Visited December 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Jillef
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“Think Golden Pear...with imported goods.”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2013

This is a cute little gourmet food/deli shop on Main street where you can find many imported goods.
Many locals (and visitors) have made this place a destination for lunch as you will find a large menu offering sandwiches, wraps, paninis and great salads. It reminds of the Golden Pear...with a gourmet deli feel to it.
They also allow you to make your own which is extremely convenient!

However, when one leaves work to go get a wrap and a plateau of cheese because the employee taking the phone order doesn't want to cooperate, it would be best to offer a smile and a polite answer instead of a sigh and a head-turning-the-other-way meaning "I don't care, go bother somebody else".
Granted it is the end of the season but, you are open year round, you have a wide local clientele and customer service should still be a priority...especially when you are selling 4 pieces of cheese for $60.

My advice: should you have the courage to do so, jump in your car and try Citarella Bridgehampton for imported goods / Cavagnola in Sag for Cheese.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Theetiquettorialist
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