Who can say no to tasting samples of some the world’s greatest gourmet cheeses? Known for their high quality European groceries, reasonable prices, and knowledgeable staff; the unassuming 24th Street Cheese Company is a delightful treat for parents and kids alike. This hidden gem nestled in the quaint neighborhood of Noe Valley offers a vast array of cheeses as well as fresh breads, meats, crackers, oils, olives, wines, and an assortment of local, and imported products. As you walk in, you will be swept away by the authenticity of the potent aromas, dried meats hanging behind the counter, and the old world air that makes 24th Street Cheese Co. such a unique find. Not exactly a cheese connoisseur? Not to worry! The expansive chalkboard above the counter lists the details of their plentiful cheese selection, and the staff is able to translate any request into suitable choices that will fit your tastes and budget. This is the perfect place to find ingredients that will make for a tasty family picnic on the top of Billy Goat Hill, or even a no-fuss, no-muss snack at home. Bring your little one in to nibble on a few samples, become accustomed to the finer delicacies in life, and let them take home their favorite!