St. James Cheese Company
Cheese, cheese and more cheese! St. James Cheese Company specializes in cheese from all over the world.
As soon as you walk in, you’ll notice the exposed brick walls, large seating area and cheese selections sitting out to browse at your leisure. Richard Sutton, Owner of St. James Cheese Company, talked a little bit about the mission at St. James Cheese Company.
“We have cheese from all over the world and about 250 to 300 different varieties,” he says. “We really want to make it the kind of place that people who know nothing about cheese can come and try it out. It’s kind of like going to an ice cream shop, but with cheese.”
“We have cheese from all over the world and about 250 to 300 different varieties,
And if you want some guidance, the team at St. James Cheese Company will gladly help you put together a cheese plate that is made specifically for you.
But if you ask the locals in New Orleans, St. James Cheese Company is also one of the hotspots for lunch in the Warehouse District. And since you’re in the Warehouse District, there are some special items on the menu that are exclusive to the Warehouse District.
The Croque Monster, as the name suggests, is a monstrous, double-decker ham and cheese sandwich that is broiled and served on Texas toast–we highly recommend using a fork and knife to tackle this gooey sandwich. For a little extra, you can “Madame” your Croque Monster and add an egg on top.
If you’re looking for a more sophisticated and traditional experience, the Ploughman’s Lunch is an English classic. The Ploughman’s Lunch features farmhouse Cheddar, Stilton and goat’s cheeses, house-made pork pie or pate, small green salad and hearty bread–you won’t leave hungry after this one.
Get cheesy at St. James Cheese Company in the Warehouse District.
St. James Cheese Company is located at 641 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans, LA. For more information, visit the St. James Cheese Company website or call (504) 304-1485.