Opened by ex-secretary Patricia Michelson, La Fromagerie specialises in a wide range of cheeses and savoury items as well as rare wines and preserves, and is one of the finest cheese shops in the country.
Venue Details & Map
30 Highbury ParkHighburyLondonN5 2AA
- +44 (0)20 7359 7440
- Public transport:
- Drayton Park, National Railway
Good choice of seasonal cheese and good advice & service. As a regular it is nice getting to know different things with each of the different cheese-carer's :)
Also good for a breakfast.
Beside their cheese cave they have a choice of pastries, French foods, coffee and bread, although quality wise the baguette is much better at the Italian next door :)
La fromagerie is quality wise just a step...more
Brilliant fromagerie.. of the non-cheesy, clean, and fine kind you usually only find on the western European continent. You can enrich your cheese shopping experience with a cup of tea or coffee and a sweet sweet slice of tarte.. They have some rare cheeses,which are otherwise difficult to track down in the cheddar-heavy cheese shelves of London.more
I can't add anything that hasn't been said. It's pretty much perfect.
I go in weekly for fondue cheese (my kids beg for it, and they scarf down raw veggies, so who am I to complain) which has become a bit of a joke. :)
I'm not sure of his name, but the very tall guy with glasses is just wonderful, as is the young French gentleman with glasses. He is very knowledgeable about what's available,...more
Good cheeses, but expensive, and the people who worked there didn't know much about their selection.more
I heard about La Fromagerie from my night out at Gordon Ramsay. When talking to them about their amazing cheese, they mentioned that (at least at the time) they were getting it from La Fromagerie.
So I looked them up. I found out that it would clearly be a better plan to go to this one due to its proximity to where we live. (The train takes us right to Finsbury Park.) We had some plans in...more