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The Cheesecake Factory

Certificate of Excellence
American, International
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374 Old Orchard Shoppng Ctr M6, Skokie, IL 60077-1474
(847) 329-8077
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
A good Speciality foods Restaurant.

If you are looking for something different, this is the place to go. Food is fairly expensive. Service is good. A large variety of Cheese Cakes. Expensive but worth trying.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 7, 2015
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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English first
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had lunch here before my flight back home, WoW this place was amazing - excellent service, great food (really large menu - more a magazine of food its that extensive) and the cheesecake - OMG. I could not manage to eat all mine due to the portion size and unfortunately could not take with me for later (as on the... More 

Thank dpclark19771
Level Contributor
38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had stopped overnight at a nearby hotel while on a road trip. I stopped here for lunch before getting back on the road. The food was great & service was awesome. Highly recommend.

Thank Andreawaz
Sao Paulo, SP
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eveything is fine in this place, the food, the people, the staff. We love CF too much. We recommend at least one visit for all travellers in the area.

Thank Rogerio A
Hopkinton, Massachusetts, United States
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

Sunday brunch with friends was my first trip to this restaurant while on vacation. We were seated promptly with little or no wait time. Our table was comfy for all 7 of us. Our waiter was a delightful young man, who although new there, was highly organized, thoughtful, and professional. I ordered a rather unusual item from the brunch menu,... More 

Thank Dave M
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Just got back from cf in skokie. This was the worst experience I had in a long time. First it took forever for our food which we were OK with since I the burger was to be well done but the waitress we had did nothing come to check on us for a while. I was out of diet coke... More 

Thank Jeff S
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

If you are looking for something different, this is the place to go. Food is fairly expensive. Service is good. A large variety of Cheese Cakes. Expensive but worth trying.

Thank AMIR M
Findlay, Ohio
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Food was excellent, staff was very helpful and checked on us often. Cheesecake was excellent as always.

Thank B1098
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The place was crowded and super noisy. The wait staff (probably overworked) couldn't keep up with the number of people. Orders were delivered incorrectly and very late in the meal. The food was decent but overshadowed by the ambiance.

Thank Sally L
Skokie, Illinois
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

The Cheesecake Factory has everything you could ever want to order! Their avocado rolls are fabulous, the club sandwiches are great, and don't even get me started on the cheesecake!!! Every single flavor is utter perfection. They have burgers, pasta, quesadillas, and just about any other entree you might want to order! If you are looking for a semi-fancy restaurant,... More 

Thank Abigael P
Skokie, Illinois
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Hyoid everything! I have come to this restrant many times, and each time have been impressed with the nice waiting staff, the quality, of the food, and drink, and the huge menu of meals, plus about 20 different kinds of cheesecakes to choose from, when finishing off the meal. I love this place, and would be glad to return again,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 374 Old Orchard Shoppng Ctr M6, Skokie, IL 60077-1474
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: (847) 329-8077

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups


Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?