Event Type

Search More

Locations

Scardello Artisan Cheese

3511 Oak Lawn Ave. Dallas, TX 75219-4309 | Uptown & Oak Lawn | 214-219-1300

Location Description:

A Dallas mainstay and culinary destination for decades, Scardello stands out from other cheese shops with owner/cheese master Rich Rogers' dedication to American cheeses and Texas dairies and creameries -- with some European farmstead cheese thrown in for good measure. Here you won't find the confusing, over-stimulating selections touted as tres chic by area gourmet supermarkets and their aloof staffs. Customers flock here not just for the exquisitely curated selections but for the infectious giddiness of Rogers and his staff. True to its roots -- the shop is named after the owner's grandfather -- when you walk into the warm space framed by exposed brick, you're family. Customers can taste anything in the case, order fresh sandwiches like Stewart's Cheddar Press made with Texas Royal Cheddar, rent picnic baskets, join the cheese-of-the-month club as well as purchase accompaniments like craft beer, wine and crackers for cheese boards.


Related Stories (9)

Details

  • Cuisine(s): Cheese Shop, Sandwiches
  • Hours: Sun 1pm-6pm, Mon-Thu 11am-7pm, Fri-Sat 11am-8pm
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Beer/Wine
  • Reservations: Accepted, Not Necessary
  • Parking: Lot Available, Street
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Attire: casual
  • Features: Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

Related Stories

  • City of Ate: Best Of Dallas
    Usually summer in Dallas is ushered in with 100-degree-days, slicks of perspiration and a general sense of suffering experienced whenever you walk outdoors. As this Memorial Day weekend...
  • Calendar: Highlights
    When staring down infinity’s barrel, you will ask yourself some crazy questions. “Does my cat know I’ve stopped loving him?” “Do you wear the same outfit for...
  • City of Ate: Lists
    Eleven is a skinny list. There are actually about 20 great hot sandwiches in Dallas ... well, maybe 100. Thing is, you can't really screw up rich butter smeared over fresh bread, then...
  • City of Ate: First Look
    The new NYLO Dallas South Side hotel (1325 S. Lamar St.) offers two dining experiences. The Terrace Bistro and lobby bar, located on the first floor, has a chic loft vibe. The space is...
  • City of Ate: Eat This
    Yesterday I paid a visit to Rich Rogers, owner of Scardello Artisan Cheese, to talk Parm. The shop sells the cheese from a whole wheel they purchase every other month or so. When a new wheel...
  • City of Ate: Cheap Bastard
    Each week, the Cheap Bastard goes looking for a new place to eat a meal for less than nine million dollars. This week, she cuts the cheese at Scardello Artisan Cheese, 3511 Oak Lawn Ave.,...
  • City of Ate: Events
    Just as most basketball fans didn't pay much heed to UNC Asheville before the Bulldogs stomped Arkansas-Little Rock in overtime last night, Scardello Cheese owner Rich Rogers hopes his...
  • City of Ate: Super Bowl XLV
    While local restaurants are rushing to acquaint Dallas area eaters with the finer points of Primanti Bros.-style sandwiches, Green Bay cuisine is getting considerably less attention from...
  • City of Ate: Events
    Good news, everybody! We're expecting warmer weather this weekend, as in it's going to be just plain cold rather than cheek-blistering cold. Resist the urge to hibernate at home tomorrow...

Best of Award Recipient

Loading...