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The Cheesecake Factory

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21076 Dulles Town Cir, Sterling, VA 20166-2416
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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new york
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Have eaten at a number of Cheesecake Factories over the years, and this is easily the worst one I've ever been to. We've eaten here at least 5 or 6 times in the last 2 years, and it has gone downhill in terms of both service and food quality. The last time we went for a later dinner (around 9... More 

Thank tim212
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9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

One thing that really annoys me about restaurants with a separate bar area, is when they allow children in that area. There is plenty of seating in this restaurant, yet there are children at the bar. I come with my friends for drinks after work. We're trying to decompress. The last thing I need are children. In the bar. I... More 

Thank Jeanine C
Orlando, Florida
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here makes other Cheesecake factory's food look like tv dinner plates(Millenia mall, Orlando FL, I mean you). The Americana burger was out of this world. The fries are delicious. Great place to go on any occasion.

Thank iloveguava
Chantilly, Virginia
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39 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ordered two of the combination offerings: steak & shrimp and steak and salmon. The former looked like the 3 shrimp had been thrown to the plate and starting to fall off - the latter, garnish looked a bit like asparagus spears so thin and tasteless. The menu did not state meals would be blackened or even highly seasoned. The meals... More 

Thank Trudee906
Woodbridge, Virginia
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123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fried chicken sliders and small house salad make a wonderful meal. My guess have the salmon entree and said it was top of the line. We shared the banana cream cheesecake, Yum.

Thank 1LarryFox
Yorktown, VA
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188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch here with my sister and 2 teens and it was a good choice due to the large menu and everyone being able to find something they wanted to eat. I like the skinnylicious menu with small plate and lower calorie options. I got the chopped salad and it was heavy on the lettuce and light on the chicken... More 

Thank seethesightsUSA
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181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We like the Cheesecake Factory, but the prices have continually crept up and now the prices for comparable menu items elsewhere (say, at Chilis, Bertuccis, a good local Chinese restaurant etc.) are more affordable and the food is just as good at those places -- this is chain food folks, some items are good, some not so good, but rarely... More 

Thank ExRIGuy
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130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

It was my birthday and I have chosen to spend it here because I love this place. Service, food and the birthday cake were great. Of course that the key here are the desserts. So good. One of my favourites franchises in the US. A little difficult to find the place tough, it is a little hidden for me.

Thank pulgadamus
Northern Neck, Virginia
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20 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant sits with the outer perameter of the Dulles Town Center Mall. Lots of parking within the mall lot, however it leaves much to be desired for finding parking for those who are handicapped. Theres just not enough assigned handicapped spaces. The mall goers take them up quickly. Those who are handicapped would need to be dropped off first.... More 

Thank Deborah K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Had a mini stop lunch here, service was poor we didn't get the bread straight away had to ask! The waitress then made a comment of bread still being baked but yet table next to us got their bread! Then she told us soda bread still not ready we never had the soda bread in the end as i couldn't... More 

Thank Nailahkhan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $25
American, Italian, Bar, Gluten Free
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21076 Dulles Town Cir, Sterling, VA 20166-2416
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: 703-444-9002

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