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The Cheesecake Factory

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner
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NEW SELECTIONS​
Santorini Farro Salad
A fresh light combination of farro, cucumbers, tomatoes, beets, red onion, feta cheese and tzatziki. Tossed with vinaigrette
Shrimp Creole
Shrimp simmered in a spicy tasso-tomato sauce with sauteed peppers, onions and garlic. Served with a little white rice
Island Grilled Chicken
Grilled soy glazed chicken breasts topped with macadamia nuts. Served with fresh vegetables and a little white rice
Skinnylicious Pasta
Gemelli pasta with sauteed chicken, fresh tomato, marinara sauce and fresh basil
Skinnylicious Chicken Enchiladas
Covered with our red chile sauce and melted cheese. Served with escabeche vegetable salad
Papas Bravas
A spanish favorite. Crispy, golden brown potatoes served with garlic aioli and spicy bravas sauce
Fresh Kale Salad
Cranberries,​ apples, marcona almonds and green beans. Tossed with our buttermilk-black pepper dressing
Shrimp and Grits
Sweet corn-white cheddar grits, covered with sauteed shrimp and spicy tasso sauce
Shrimp Toast Lollipops
With ginger, garlic, green onion, cilantro and sesame oil, lightly breaded and fried crisp.
Over the Top Meatloaf Sandwich
Covered with guinness marinated swiss cheese, portabella mushrooms, caramelized onions, aioli and arugula on grilled brioche. Served with housemade tomato-bacon jam
SMALL PLATES & SNACKS​
$5.50
Stuffed Mushrooms
Fontina and parmesan cheese, garlic and herbs in a wine sauce
$4.95
White Bean Hummus
Served with warm flatbread
$4.95
Beets with Goat Cheese
Fresh beets, apples, baby arugula, pecans and vinaigrette
$4.95
Papas Bravas
A spanish favorite. Crispy golden brown potatoes served with garlic aioli and spicy bravas sauce
$5.50
Chicken Samosas
Crispy​ wrappers filled with spiced chicken. Served with cilantro dipping sauce
$4.95
Sweet Corn Fritters
Fresh corn in a light crispy batter
$4.95
Fried Zucchini
Lightly breaded and topped with parmesan cheese. Served with ranch dressing
$5.50
Mini Corn Dogs
Four​ all beef mini hot dogs
$5.95
Fresh Kale Salad
Cranberries, apples, marcona almonds and green beans tossed with our buttermilk-black pepper dressing
$6.95
Warm Crab and Artichoke Dip
A delicious blend of crab, artichokes and cheese served warm with grilled sourdough bread
APPETIZERS​
All of our appetizers are perfect for sharing
$8.95
Roadside Sliders
Bite-sized burgers on mini-buns served with grilled onions, pickles and ketchup
$9.95
Avocado Eggrolls
Avocado, sun-dried tomato, red onion and cilantro fried in a crisp wrapper. Served with a tamarind-cashew dipping sauce
$9.95
Fried Macaroni and Cheese
Crispy crumb coated macaroni and cheese balls. Served over a creamy marinara sauce
$8.95
Chicken Pot Stickers
Oriental​ dumplings pan-fried in the classic tradition. Served with our soy-ginger sesame sauce
$9.95
Chicken $11.95
Quesadilla
Grilled flour tortilla filled with melted cheese, green onions and chiles. Garnished with guacamole, salsa and sour cream
$10.95
Fried Calamari
Fried light and crisp served with garlic dip and cocktail sauce
$11.50
Hot Spinach and Cheese Dip
Spinach, artichoke hearts, shallots, garlic and a mixture of cheeses served bubbly hot with tortilla chips and salsa. Enough for two
$9.95
Tex Mex Eggrolls
Spicy chicken, corn, black beans, peppers, onions and melted cheese. Served with avocado cream and salsa
$9.95
Southern Fried Chicken Sliders
Crispy fried chicken breast on mini-buns served with lettuce, tomato and pickles
APPETIZER SALADS​
$6.95
Tossed Green Salad
Choice of dressing
$9.50
Chicken $12.50
Caesar Salad
The almost traditional recipe with croutons, parmesan cheese and our special caesar dressing
$8.95
Boston House Salad
Boston lettuce tossed with chopped bacon, egg, blue cheese, croutons and ranch dressing
$8.95
B.L.T. Salad
Crisp iceberg lettuce covered with fresh tomato, bacon, chopped egg, roasted red pepper and blue cheese. Served with our bacon dressing
$8.95
French COUNTRY SALAD
Mixed greens, grilled asparagus, fresh beets, goat cheese, candied pecans and vinaigrette
$9.95
Chicken $12.95
Fresh Vegetable Salad
Asparagus, green beans, tomato, cucumber, roasted beets, apple, edamame, radicchio, romaine and white cheddar all chopped with pomegranate vinaigrette
$10.95
Factory Chopped Salad
A delicious blend of chopped romaine, grilled chicken, tomato, avocado, corn, bacon, blue cheese and apple with our vinaigrette
SPECIALTIES​
$10.95
Cheese Pizza
$11.95
Tomato, Basil and Cheese
Fresh tomato, mozzarella, fontina and parmesan
$11.95
Pepperoni Pizza
$12.95
B.B.Q. Chicken Pizza
Mozzarella, fontina, red onion and cilantro
$12.95
Hawaiian Pizza
Canadian bacon, ham, fresh pineapple, red onion, tomato sauce and mozzarella
$12.95
Roasted Vegetable Pizza
Roasted eggplant, red and yellow peppers, grilled onion, artichokes, kalamata olives, tomato and mozzarella. Goat cheese on request
$12.95
Spicy Meat Pizza
Italian sausage, prosciutto, pepperoni, spicy salami, caramelized onions and tomato
$12.95
The Everything Pizza
Pepperoni, sausage, peppers, onions, mushrooms, mozzarella and tomato. Kalamata olives on request
GLAMBURGERS​
We use premium certified angus beef or American style kobe for all of our burgers
$9.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Old Fashioned Burger
Charbroiled​ on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles and mayonnaise
$11.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Classic Burger
A gigantic chop house hamburger. Served with a slice of grilled red onion, lettuce and tomato
$11.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Wild Mushroom Burger
Our great glamburger challenge winner. Lots of sauteed mushrooms, onions and mayo, covered with melted swiss and fontina cheese
$10.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Factory Burger
Charbroiled with cheddar cheese, tomato and grilled onions on sourdough French or wheat loaf
$13.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Kobe Burger
American style kobe beef with sauteed mushrooms and onions
$11.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Smokehouse B.B.Q. Burger
Smoked bacon and melted cheddar with crispy onion rings and B.B.Q. Ranch sauce
$11.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Monterey Cheeseburger
Avocado, melted jack cheese, arugula and red onion with honey-mustard mayo
$11.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Blue Cheese B.L.T. Burger
Crispy bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and mayonnaise with lots of blue cheese
$11.95
French fries
Green
Sweet potato fries $+1.00
Memphis Burger
Topped with slow roasted B.B.Q. Pork, melted cheddar, cole slaw, pickles and mayonnaise
SPECIALTIES​
$14.50
Chicken Bellagio
Crispy coated chicken breast over basil pasta and parmesan cream sauce topped with prosciutto and arugula salad
$12.50
White Chicken Chili
A generous bowl of chicken, white beans, roasted green chiles, onions and garlic with a touch of cream. Garnished with steamed white rice and fresh salsa
$13.50
Chicken Enchiladas
Covered with our red chile sauce and melted cheese. Served with black beans, cilantro rice and corn salsa
$13.95
Salisbury Chopped Steak
Certified angus beef chopped steak combined with onions, mushrooms and garlic served with mashed potatoes, mushroom gravy and fresh green beans
$14.50
Stuffed Chicken Tortillas
Corn tortillas stuffed with spicy chicken, covered with melted cheese, green onion, tomatillo sauce and cilantro. Served with grilled corn cakes, black beans, salsa and sour cream
$13.95
Cajun Chicken “Littles
Boneless breast of chicken pieces, spiced, breaded and fried crisp. Served with mashed potatoes and fresh corn succotash
$14.50
Shepherd's Pie
Ground beef, mushrooms, carrots, peas, zucchini and onions in a delicious sauce covered with a mashed potato-parmesan cheese crust
$12.95
Baja Chicken Tacos
Soft corn tortillas filled with spicy chicken, cheese, avocado, tomato, onions, cilantro and crema. Served with black beans and rice
$13.95
Fish Tacos
Soft corn tortillas filled with grilled or crispy tempura fish, avocado, tomato, onions, cilantro and crema. Served with black beans and rice
$14.50
Caramel Chicken
Crispy battered pieces of chicken in a spicy vietnamese caramel sauce with mushrooms, green beans, onions, red chile peppers, garlic and ginger. Served with rice
PASTA​
$13.50
Tomato Basil Pasta
Grilled chicken, fresh mozzarella, a touch of garlic and penne pasta. Light and fresh. Full-size portion only.
$13.95
Chicken $16.95
Fettuccini Alfredo
A rich parmesan cream sauce
$14.50
Chicken $17.50
Pasta Carbonara
Spaghettini with smoked bacon, green peas and a garlic-parmesan cream sauce
$13.95
Four Cheese Pasta
Penne pasta, mozzarella, ricotta, romano and parmesan cheeses, marinara sauce and fresh basil
$14.50
Evelyn's Favorite Pasta
Penne tossed with broccoli, oven-dried tomato, roasted eggplant, peppers, artichoke, kalamata olives, garlic and pine nuts
$14.50
Pasta with Meat Sauce
A rich meat sauce slowly simmered with a rich meat sauce slowly simmered with
$11.95
Pasta Marinara
Spaghettini with tomato sauce and fresh basil
$16.50
Louisiana Chicken Pasta
Parmesan crusted chicken served over pasta with mushrooms, peppers and onions in a spicy new orleans sauce
$16.95
Pasta Da Vinci
Sauteed chicken, mushrooms and onions in a delicious madeira wine sauce tossed with penne pasta
$15.95
Fettuccini with Chicken and Sun-Dried Tomatoes
In a sun-dried tomato sauce with garlic, cream and parmesan cheese
FISH & SEAFOOD​
$15.50
Fried Shrimp Platter
Lightly breaded and fried crisp with French fries and cole slaw
$15.50
New Orleans Shrimp
Shrimp, andouille sausage, tomatoes, peppers, mushrooms, onions and garlic in a mildly spicy sauce. Served with white rice
$19.95
Shrimp Scampi
Paris bistro-style! Sauteed with whole cloves of garlic, white wine, fresh basil and tomato. Served with angel hair pasta
$16.95
Shrimp and Chicken Gumbo
Shrimp, chicken, andouille sausage, tomatoes, peppers, onions and garlic simmered in a spicy cajun style broth with cream. Topped with steamed white rice
Chicken $15.95
Chicken and shrimp $17.95
Jamaican Black Pepper Shrimp
Sauteed shrimp with a very spicy jamaican black pepper sauce. Served with rice, black beans, plantains and cool mango salsa
$16.50
Pan Seared Salmon
Served with sauteed spinach, mushrooms, angel hair pasta and lemon-caper sauce
$18.95
Fresh Grilled Salmon
Served with Potato and Vegetable
$19.95
Herb Crusted Filet of Salmon
Fresh​ salmon with a delicious lemon sauce, asparagus and mashed potatoes
$19.95
Miso Salmon
Fresh miso marinated salmon served with snow peas, white rice and a delicious miso sauce
$21.95
Wasabi Crusted Ahi Tuna
Spicy​ wasabi crusted fresh rare ahi served with julienne vegetables, miso sauce and rice
FACTORY COMBINATIONS​
Served with mashed potatoes
$19.95
Shrimp Scampi and Steak Diane
$19.95
Chicken Madeira and Steak Diane
$19.95
Steak Diane and Herb Crusted Salmon
$19.95
Herb Crusted Salmon and Shrimp Scampi
About
The Cheesecake Factory offers something for everyone featuring a wide variety of over 200 menu items prepared fresh to order each day, plus over 30 legendary varieties of the Finest Cheesecake.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Long wait and poor service. Had long wait to be seated and once seated, experienced slow service and mediocre food. Nothing to write home about, and not worth the money.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank David L
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi David, we are sorry your experience was not better than average. Next time, if there is anything that can be done to improve your experience, please let our managers know so we can make things right while you are still dining with us. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this place as a compromise for our group, I'm vegan and the others arn't :o) I had tried The Cheesecake Factory before as a non-vegan and I was not impressed so I was not expecting a lot. First off the service was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank seanc383
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review, Sean! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your amazing food and great service by our staff. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 February 2019

It is hard to beat the selection here for Sunday brunch. I really like the lemon ricotta pancakes but they have so much more to choose from.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ncst8fan
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're so happy to hear you enjoyed our brunch menu options and we can't wait for your next visit!

Reviewed 6 February 2019

We arrived on Superbowl Sunday and the place wasn't that busy. The service was slow but friendly and the food wasn't that great. A member of our party finally received their cocktail with dinner after having asked for it twice and we were sitting across...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank missy682
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

Thank you for bringing this to our attention, Missy. We are terribly sorry for the service you received during your visit! Our staff should have been much more attentive and we will address this with them. Thanks again and we hope you can give us...More

Reviewed 5 February 2019

This restaurant isn't great. Food wasn't hot. Drinks not great. Ambiance always draws me in. It's the usual Cheesecake menu. Needs to be more consistent for a chain.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Carolineolync
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2019

Hello. Thank you for your feedback! We are so sorry for your experience at our restaurant. We hope you can give us another try, and next time, please let our staff or managers know if anything can be improved so we can do our best...More

Reviewed 21 January 2019

After waiting 90 minutes for a table I was appalled how low this chain restaurant has slipped. If dishes were $10 each I could accept some of this poor service. Menu - out of several steaks, manager would not substitute replacement. Her comment was out...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LCarlone
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

We are very sorry for this experience with our staff! We'd like to speak with you more. Please visit our website’s Contact Us page. Select “General Questions” from the menu and allow us a few days to get back to you. Thank you.

Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

My friend and I met at Cheesecake Factory for “quick dinner”. We ordered one salad to share, so we can have space for cheesecake. We both are on diet. After one hour, our table has no meal, no bread, no server. I went to front...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sseett
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

We are so sorry for this disappointing experience with us. You have every right to feel the way you do. We will address these concerns with our team. Thank you for taking the time to share this with us.

Reviewed 8 January 2019

They have cheesecake here. I had cheesecake. It was good cheesecake. Ok yes they have other stuff to but if I'm going to a place called Cheesecake Factory then cheesecake is going to be what I care about.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SnoringFrog
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2019

Thank you for your review. We're so happy to hear that you enjoy our cheesecake! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 22 December 2018

While I go to this Cheesecake Factory every couple of months, today (12/22/2018) I went in for lunch with a friend and got served a diet coke in a cup that had a huge patch of fuzzy, white mold(?) on the inside of the cup....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mkross3
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2018

Hello. We would like to speak with you a bit more about your experience. Please contact us by going to this webpage - http://www.thecheesecakefactory.com/connect and click "General Questions" from the Contact Category menu. Thank you!

Reviewed 19 December 2018

I joined my organization team for a holiday luncheon at the Cheesecake Factory, Durham, NC. Our reservation was honored on time, and seating was great. Our waiter Desmond J was very pleasant and prompt in taking and fulfilling our orders. He went the extra mile...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank YoureNasty
TCF_Guest_Services, Guest Relations Manager at The Cheesecake Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2018

Hello. Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed our service during your visit! We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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