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The Cheesecake Factory

7067 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108-1129 (Mission Valley / Hotel Circle)
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Ranked #82 of 4,044 restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: American, Dessert, International
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Mission Valley / Hotel Circle
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83% Recommend
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Glen Rock, Pennsylvania
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We had a Wedding Rehearsal party of 27 and they accommodated us nicely. Unfortunately one waitress was much slower than the other and half the party, mostly children, were very late getting their food. But it was excellent food. Also they were not in a hurry to move such a large party out. We had plenty of time to eat,... More

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Westminster, Colorado, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

The menu here is VAST. Now they offer a new selection of low fat low sugar options with smaller portions so there's little waste. We ordered 5 different entrees, all were delicious. We ordered 3 different flavors of cheesecake - again all were delicious. Very creamy, rich flavors. The ambiance is pleasant. The service was good. The kitchen is willing... More

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Calexico, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

Excellent food and service even during the comic con weekend, waiters where kind and helpful; try the Renee's special which is a chicken sandwich with salad and day soup... good as it gets and price was fair.. Tried the Passion Fruit Mojito definitely a must if you go... worth every buck and the 15 dlls for parking we paid (this... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

We went to this nice restaurant several time during our vacation in San Diego, both for foods and drinks. Cheesecakes are amazing - specially the red velvet - and cocktails very good. We also liked the atmosphere and the kindness of the waiters. If you sit at the bar you can eat and drink without waiting a lot. Only a... More

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Palmdale, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

I have eating at the Cheesecake Factory for 20+ years. When I first started I was thrilled with the food. So different and special. The surroundings are the same, the food is basically the same, but "special" has gone away. I truly think my taste has changed with the thousands of great meals I have eaten over the past 20... More

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Graham, Texas
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113 reviews 113 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Who doesn't love Cheesecake Factory! Food was wonderful - you get way too much of course. The service was great. And the cheesecake is out of this world.

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Lake Havasu City Az
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Went here on a Sunday night with a group of 8. Thought is would not be to busy, but it was packed. Parking is a challenge and expect a little hike from the ramp. Staff very friendly and worked to get us seated in a reasonable time on this busy night. Waitress was great and took care of us efficiently.... More

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Summerfield, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Great Food! Good Service. Very Pricey. Seated quickly, service was good. Waitress was indifferent. Good atmosphere.Food was good but sparse for the money. Cheesecake was very good but very expensive for one small slice.

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Seymour, Tennessee
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Great service. Stopped for a quick meal while on vacation. Waitress made us feel important and special. Food served exactly as ordered and fresh. Atmosphere was usual Cheesecake Factory, but was still clean and refreshing. Pleasant mid-afternoon meal. Nice location.and meal. Would recommend again.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Close to our hotel. This place was great. We went there with the whole group 3 times and every time, this was pleasant and food was good. Thanks!

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