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The Cheesecake Factory

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$$$
American, International, Dessert, Eclectic
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442 W Hillcrest Dr, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-4222
805-371-9705
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Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups

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Visitor rating
  • 57
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
MORE THAN CHEESECAKE HERE!

The Cheesecake Factory is a unique dining experience, whether you choose to dine inside or on their large patio, you'll enjoy the food and the attentive servers. Their large selection of tastefully prepared food and drink items leaves nothing to be desired and the complimentary bread that they... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
westlakelen
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thousand oaks, CA
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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121 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Del Mar, California
Top Contributor
180 reviews 180 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

One of the best things about good "chain restaurants" is if they get the exact routine down then it is always a great experience. I think that is the case with the Cheesecake Factory - I have eaten at several CF restaurants and they have all been the same exceptional staff and great food. This was no exception. The waitress... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Menu is certainly large and varied so odds of finding something to suit your mood and taste is good. Service is good. However food was served barely warm and when waiter was informed he verbalized how sorry he was but took no steps to remedy. Almost seemed like he was glad this was the complaint vs something else. Was attentive... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We go here all the time when at The Oaks. We always get great service and the food is never disappointing. They go above and beyond even bringing our daughter a "toddler plate" when we sit down. Will definitely go back.

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L.A, CA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

Same great food and variety that Cheesecake Factory is known for! Definitely eat out on the patio, or if it is a little too cold outside, try the beautiful atrium. The only downside is the noise level in the main seating area inside.

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Camarillo, California
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This is one of the best restaurants I've been to. They have a lot of choices to choose from. We went there for lunch and I had the salmon with rice and it was pretty good. Their lunch menu start from $9.99 but they give you lots of food. I didn't even eat dinner after that. The other good thing... More 

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thousand oaks, CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

The Cheesecake Factory is a unique dining experience, whether you choose to dine inside or on their large patio, you'll enjoy the food and the attentive servers. Their large selection of tastefully prepared food and drink items leaves nothing to be desired and the complimentary bread that they serve is fantastic! Portion sizees are so large that it is easy... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We really like this restaurant. Sometimes the service isn't the best, but overall the food is really good.

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thousaND OAKS
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The selection and food quality is excellent and consistant whenever you visit Cheesecake factory. Thousand Oaks ambiance is good with patio or outdoor seating

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Thousand Oaks, CA
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Always great, typically share with the wife, a lot of food! They have a large menu to choose from. Dessert's, no doubt great...

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Newbury Park
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26 reviews 26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Dinner for two, a salad and a BBQ burger, two ice teas, $33 including tax. You know it was really pretty good food, presentation was good, the server was attentive, but I never in my mind categorized this as a $$$ restaurant, more of a $$ restaurant. The place is huge, lots of staff, very clean. Menu is pages long... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 442 W Hillcrest Dr, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360-4222
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Thousand Oaks
  • Phone Number: 805-371-9705

Price and Cuisine

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

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?