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Cheesecakes By Alex

315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
+1 336-273-0970
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (363 reviews)
“cakes” (40 reviews)
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7:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
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Reviewed January 12, 2017

If you love cheesecake, you are going to LOVE to drop by Alex's. We have never been disappointed. The selection of cheesecakes and other sweets is almost mind boggling. Our grown children live away and when we go visit the one request is to stop...More

Thank James M
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

This was my first visit but not my last. I tried the regular cheesecake and added strawberries. It has a hint of lemon flavor and taste amazing! The strawberries they used are fresh and has that delicious real strawberry juice not the fake red stuff....More

Thank Olivia3000
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Great local business with excellent desserts as well as coffee, tea etc. Chocolate raspberry cheese cake is my favorite! A great place to stop for a break as you are exploring all that downtown Greensboro has to offer.

Thank elise07
Reviewed January 5, 2017

My wife loves this place and it is especially convienct now that The Cheesecake Factory is on Friendly and ALWAYS booked and over priced. Their original cheesecake has a little too much lime flavor for me but I love their hot chocolate and other treats...More

1  Thank Jessica E
Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

Had coffee and cheese cake and it was wonderful. Had to wait in line a bit, but so worth it! Many different dessert offerings so if this doesn't satisfy your sweet tooth I dont know what will!

Thank 2boatnuts
Reviewed January 1, 2017 via mobile

Cheesecakes by Alex is a family favorite. We have been going for years. It has expanded to include more seating. Forget the Cheesecake factory. Alex has better cheesecakes and coffee. He also has local ice cream for the little tiles who don't fancy cheesecake. Alex...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed December 30, 2016

We have picked up cheesecake and other desserts from here several times. One of the best that we have ever found. Even better than some cheesecake places we have gone to in New York! Worth a special trip to go pick some up or eat...More

Thank macclement
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

I love this place! The food is always delicious! I have tried more expensive cheesecake places and this one wins hands down. Locally made and affordable. Yum! The staff is always cheerful and ready to help make your experience great every visit.

Thank Kathey M
Reviewed December 25, 2016 via mobile

Visited Alex's on the rave reviews of a friend, I was not dissappointed! Entering this small business, the atmosphere was very relaxing. The staff met me with smiles and were extremely courteous,profressional and pleasant. The vast aray of choices was overwhelming for a cheesecake lover!...More

Thank Leigh K
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Not all are bad. Geez, interact with the customers!! Made to reel like this was an imposition!! Food excellent!

1  Thank Liz L
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Andria A
Do they sale cheesecake by the slice or just whole cheesecakes?
February 25, 2016|
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Response from Shameka S | Reviewed this property |
Andria A
Do they sale cheesecake by the slice or just whole cheesecakes?
February 25, 2016|
Response from alexcheesecakes | Property representative |
We sell cheesecakes by the slice and we have 3 sizes of whole cakes to choose from as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-273-0970
  • E-mail
A local scratch bakery located in the heart of historic Downtown Greensboro. Providing fresh baked pastries and other sweets along with locally roasted coffees and Ice cream. Plenty of indoor and outdoor seating with free WiFi.
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