From creamy brie to aged cheddar, Adelaide boasts a vibrant array of cheese shops that cater to every palate.

Exploring South Australia’s culinary scene would not be complete with an adventure through the creamy world of Adelaide’s cheese shops.

Whether you’re a connoisseur seeking rare finds or a casual enthusiast eager to discover new favourites, these gourmet cheese havens promise an adventure in taste.

Join us as we embark on a lactose-fuelled tour through the best cheese shops in Adelaide, where each bite tells a story of craftsmanship, tradition, and culinary passion.

<strong>The Barossa Valley Cheese Company</strong>
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The Barossa Valley Cheese Company

While not technically in Adelaide, there was no way we couldn’t include The Barossa Valley Cheese Company in this list of the best cheese shops. Tucked away in a region known for its exceptional wineries; that attention to detail is also found in the cheese at The Barossa Valley Cheese, using traditional methods and high-quality ingredients from across the valley. Entering the Angaston, you’ll be overwhelmed with an extensive range of artisanal cheese, from creamy camemberts to tangy blues at this delightful dairy shop!

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67B Murray St, Angaston, SA 5353

<strong>Say Cheese</strong>
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Say Cheese

Adelaide Central Market is home to many great cheese shops, but few can compare with the range and taste on offer from Say Cheese. This gourmet cheese shop in Adelaide aims to have a little something for everyone no matter their taste or palate. With a collection of over 200 local and imported cheeses from around the world, you can try some of the tastiest dairy products to fill your fridge. You’ll always have a smile at Say Cheese!

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<strong>Smelly Cheese Co.</strong>
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Smelly Cheese Co.

Since opening in 2001, the Smelly Cheese Co. in Adelaide has become a must-visit destination for cheese enthusiasts and foodies alike. Housed inside the bustling Adelaide Central Market, this iconic cheese shop is serving and slicing an unparalleled selection of artisanal cheeses from around the world, ranging from creamy bries to aged cheddars. And, if you can’t make it out to the market, Smelly Cheese has you covered with an online cheese store delivering their artisan cheeses across Australia. Don’t let the name put you off, Smelly Cheese Co. is a delightful Adelaide cheese shop.

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Adelaide Central Market, 44/44-60 Gouger St, Adelaide, SA 5000

<strong>Udder Delights</strong>
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Udder Delights

Udder Delights stands out as one of the premier cheese shops in Adelaide, with an unmatched commitment to some of the highest quality cheeses. Souring from local Adelaide dairy farmers and producers, Udder Delights excels with their very own cheese factory in Adelaide Hills, handmade artisanal cheeses that are simply sensational. Yet you don’t have to venture far to try these lactose treats, as Udder Delight has several stores across Adelaide for your cheese-loving convenience. So, for any cheese enthusiasts in Adelaide, look no further than the handcrafted magic of Udder Delights.

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Various Locations.

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