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Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen

12280 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-6969
+1 757-249-4000
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cookie monster” (10 reviews)
“monte cristo” (8 reviews)
“chicken tenders” (18 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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12280 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-6969
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for dinner on a Saturday night. The hostess set us and two other tables in a section with no wait staff assigned. The wonderful waitress near us realized what had happened and took fantastic care of us. The food was delicious as always.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 760janj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything is very. Service is very well. Love there ribs and steak. Very clean and well set up in restaurant.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank X8652PLjeffa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were seated as soon as we walked in. Our waitress, Anna, was quick to get our drinks and order. The fod came out fast and hot. The Monte Cristo was very good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank UPSdude
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great variety on the menu. Service was superb. Friendly staff. Would definitely make this a regular place to eat during future visits.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ruth_Boaz_0927
Reviewed 16 October 2018

SERVICE - EXCELLENT: All of the employees with whom we interacted were stellar, including the bartender, the hostess, the busser/server who cleaned off our table, a runner/server who brought our food, but especially our server, Amber, for whom there's no rating high enough, best we've...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jboynsteph
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

The food and service is consistant at this chain restraunt. There are a variety of items to choose from. There is steak, chicken, mexican, and italian fare too.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank UPSdude
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

I have eaten at a couple other locations and this one doesn’t disappoint. Server was very promp and extremely courteous. I really enjoyed her recommendations of a combo meal when I couldn’t decide between two entries. I always love the hand breaded chicken fingers

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ontheroadkev
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was very busy but service was prompt. The food was inexpensive and delicious. Our server was friendly and fast. Can't wait to go back.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Dana M
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Last minute decision to visit for dinner with friends and was pleasantly surprised with the atmosphere and quality of the food for the price. enjoyed our meals and will definitely dine here again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My wife loves Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen and the closest one is 40 miles away. A party of 12, we were seated immediately on a Sunday at 6. Very attentive service by our waiter, Dante. Everyone enjoyed what they ordered and the tab came to $225...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DouMau
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4 June 2016|
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Response from VaCruz | Reviewed this property |
I did not take note of their ability to host a large group such as yours. It is very busy though and can be noisy - may not be ideal for an 80th Birthday Party unless you're looking for a high energy venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12280 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-6969
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-249-4000
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