Murray's Cheese

Cheese Shop
254 Bleecker St (at Cornelia St)
New York, NY 10014
(212) 243-3289
8:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 8:00pm
9:00am - 7:00pm


  • One of the city's top cheese shops with incredible selection and always-friendly staff. Grilled cheese sandwiches and sweet snacks are winners, too.
  • Another reason to shop here: they now have a great beer selection.
  • Periodically, Murray's offers a tour of their cheese caves below the store, called Mystery of the Caves.
  • While you're here you should try some cheese!
  • Great artisinal grilled sandwich. Cheap. Do it.
  • Ample Hills ice cream and Fany Gersons Dough doughnut are now available at Murray's Cheese. So much good stuff in one place.
  • For cheese lovers! Murray's has the best selection of cheeses and gourmet delights. Get to the Grand Central location early for cheese tasting!
  • The best selection of cheese in NY with a great staff to help you. -Ed Cotton, Top Chef
  • Cured meats and amazing cheese. Make sure to come on samplelings mixed with fun.
  • Great selection of cheese
  • Blessed are the Cheesemakers! Could spend every penny I have here. Best cheese shop in NYC!
  • The melt royale may be the best grilled cheese in America
  • For great cheddar, try the tickler.
  • Outstanding selection of cheese and cured meats here. Find everything from a mild cheddar to the stinkiest washed rind cheese. The staff is very knowledgable and helpful.
  • It sprouted a much larger space seemingly overnight.
  • Go here for super affordable gourmet grilled cheese. Pick one of 10 Murray's Melts for <$6 or build one from 14 cheeses & 9 meat options.
  • The lunch melts are a crazy bargain (+$1 for chips and drink) and are all insane, but they don't compromise on their 7-minute melting process, FYI.
  • get the old school playa melt.
  • Lots and lots and lots of cheese. Don't be shy. Ask for samples! #nyceats #
  • Go to the take away counter inside here for Murray's Melts, and get the Breakfast Melt - fontina, bacon, and fried egg on an english muffin. Leave happy.

Nearby places

7 Carmine St (at 6th Ave)
243 Bleecker St (at Leroy St)
W 4th St (btwn MacDougal St & University Pl)