942 1st Avenue Manhattan, NY 10022

New York's Trusted Gourmet Cheese Shop!

Ideal Cheese started as a butter and egg company in New York City over sixty years ago. Located in Midtown on the east side of Manhattan, it has since evolved into a gourmet cheese and specialty store, and has become a trusted New York staple. Named "World's Best Cheese Shop" by Forbes, Ideal Cheese offers customers a beautiful selection of cheese - over 250 varieties from 17 different countries!

Michael Binetti & Julius Binetti
Owner
  • Store history
    • Joined Mercato 2017
  • Store hours
    • Monday-Friday: 9:00am-4:00pm
    • Saturday: 9:00am-4:00pm
    • Sunday: closed
  • Store inventory
    • 221 items available
  • Pricing
    • Order min: $10.00
  • Delivery fees
    • Local delivery available
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    Paula O. New York, NY
     2 weeks ago
    made a great substitution!
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    Chi-Ru J. New York, NY
     3 weeks ago
    Everything was great except I got the wrong kind of pasta.
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Ideal Cheese Shop

New York's Trusted Gourmet Cheese Shop!
Ideal Cheese started as a butter and egg company in New York City over sixty years ago. Located in Midtown on the east side of Manhattan, it has since evolved into a gourmet cheese and specialty store, and has become a trusted New York staple. Named "World's Best Cheese Shop" by Forbes, Ideal Cheese offers customers a beautiful selection of cheese - over 250 varieties from 17 different countries!
Ideal Cheese Shop is a Cheese shop located on 1st Avenue in Manhattan. Some of the products they carry include meats, crackers, spreads, pate, beverages and caviar. Ideal Cheese Shop was initially founded in Manhattan and has been around since 1954.
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