Opened in August 2011, in our shop in Northfields, Ealing, London, we sell and stock over a hundred types of artisan cheeses from Britain, Ireland, France, Spain, Italy and Holland. Our focus is on taste, quality and artisan food. We are deeply passionate about our range of cheeses, hams, charcuterie and olives. They have been sourced from the very finest producers and importers we can find. Our range of fine wines, fortified wines, whiskey, real ales, chutneys, pickles, crackers and accompaniment will enhance your food experience. Our staff are friendly, knowledgeable, enthusiastic and trained in pairing food to make your flavours come to life.
The owner, Brent Wilkinson, has a background in fine food hospitality operations and wholesaling. He has worked in the food industry since leaving school enjoying an extensive knowledge of food service in London and the food industry's artisan manufacturing techniques outside the capital. He has a real passion for good food.
What some of our customers say...
'This is a superb shop with a sumptuous range of of cheeses.....you have five star service from the friendly owner and his marvellous, knowledgeable and equally friendly staff....And they are more than happy to help you with your search for your favourites by allowing you to taste the cheeses before you decide which ones you want! I really couldn't recommend The Cheddar Deli highly enough. It is brilliant!!!' Andrew S. Oct 2016
'Excellent selection of - largely - British produced cheeses. Vital accompaniments - crackers, pickles, chutneys, beers, wines and much more...... service I've come to expect from Cheddar Deli recently: cheerful, friendly, knowledgeable and who love working there.' Simon R. Sept 2016
'If you're visiting London, Cheddar Deli is worth a special trip.....The proprietor, Brent, has curated an exceptional selection of English and imported cheeses and charcuterie....there is nothing in this place that isn't amazing.' Eric P. Aug 2016
'@CheddarDeli thank you for the personalised gift box sent in April! Cannot fault the service or products! Thanks for all the help!' Becky. May 2014
'It's great. Top notch cheese, meat and an astonishingly good selection of ales.' Adam C. Jan 2014
‘Thank you so much for the fabulous cheese tower. You helped us pick perfect cheeses for the day, all of which were delicious. The tower was the centerpiece for the day and received lots of great comments - and that was even before we started to eat it. All in all, an excellent service and fabulous cheeses.' Helen & Jeremy. Sept 2013
‘From start to finish the service we received from Brent and his team at Cheddar Deli was first class. Expert advice, lots of delicious tasting sessions and the end product made a delicious (if different!) wedding cake/ evening buffet. Nothing was too much trouble and we would highly recommend Cheddar Deli to other cheese lovers planning a special event.' Rachel & Simon Sept 2013
‘My daughter can't get enough of the quince paste - delicious with Manchego of course - but it's now a regular on our cheeseboard.’ SR Jan 2013
‘Cheddar Deli produced a fabulous cheese board for our staff Christmas party. I was very impressed.’ RP Jan 2013
‘Christmas made easy - pre-ordered cheese from Cheddar Deli and collected on Christmas Eve - lasted really well and was enjoyed by us all. JR Jan 2013
‘The cheese our friends bought for Christmas which we were lucky enough to enjoy with them was so lovely I went to Cheddar Deli the next day to buy some for ourselves!’ SC Jan 2013
'....Thank you Cheddar Deli for providing us with the finest quality essentials for top cooking!' Jenny H. Jan 2012
'Took a selection of French, Italian and English cheeses to family in Jersey and they declared it better than they can get locally(and even as good as the French stuff when the French market comes to the island). Thanks Cheddar Deli.' Richard B. Jan 2012.
'Just delivered the last of the gorgeous Cheddar Deli Christmas Hampers you made for clients, AMAZING feedback, same again next year please!' Sandra and Den. Dec 2011
'...the cheese we had for the first nights exhibition at Open Ealing went down a storm. Even the smallest crumbs had gone and I am quite sure I saw someone gnawing on the hard rind of the Spanish cheese. Thanks for helping to make it a successful evening.' Clare J. Oct 2011
'Bought some great cheeses today, and found the staff welcoming and helpful.' Suzanne M. Sept 2011
'What a lovely cheese shop, and very welcoming too. It's great to have a really good quality place like this in the neighbourhood. Good luck with your business!' Rachel J-S. Sept 2011