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The Cheesecake Factory

Hillsdale Shopping Center, San Mateo, CA 94403
+1 650-638-0310
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (35 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Hillsdale Shopping Center, San Mateo, CA 94403
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We have party of eight with babies to grandpa. We got there pretty early (before six on a Friday afternoon) to make sure they can accommodate us. Accommodate us they did. We were seated very quickly. Food came very quick as well. The waiter Michael...More

Thank sunjoe075
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I came here for dinner while staying in the area overnight. It's your standard Cheesecake factory but they don't let you down. They get busy during happy hour so it's busy enough to wander into the bar area. I got the chinese chicken salad and...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We had a little mid week stopover here for a quick dinner post work... usual with Cheesecake Factory big portions and good value for money- some healthy options also available on the skinnylicious menu and the menus all have the calories noted (some of which...More

Thank barrogers
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We ate at the Cheesecake Factory recently & it was what I would term just fair, passable, mediocre, okay, etc.. The atmosphere is very noisy and the food just average. I will say that our server was very pleasant and friendly. The Potato soup was...More

Thank DCM2015-1
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Can't put finger on the problem, but TCF has fallen from the rank of consistent favorite. Wait staff is hit or miss, meals are a bit overpriced for portion size ... desserts pricey but may be the best part of a meal.

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 27 June 2017

The place is alive at night in the bar so it is a good place for a drink and small plates. Drinks are expensive (a kettle One is $12.50 but they give a decent pour. The chicken taquitos, fish and chips and Nashville Hot Chicken...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

With a group of eight adults and two toddlers we went here for Sunday brunch. Overall quite good. It was my first time to a Cheesecake Factory in 10 years probably. The good news is they post calorie counts for each food selection- which is...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 21 May 2017

After a little shopping, I stopped by the bar to order a dish to go (club sandwich) for dinner. In addition, I ordered a hot fudge sundae to eat there. Shortly after putting in my orders, the waitress informed me that they did not have...More

Thank T H
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

I love cheesecake factory... I order Alfredo pasta it was petty good, I order a margarita too and I do not like it at all. No flavor and no tequila..

Thank Nikki R
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Server attitude, long wait, careless management.. they are so busy that have forgotten about the cheesecake factory, they are order takers...

Thank Desdeaqui
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hillsdale Shopping Center, San Mateo, CA 94403
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-638-0310
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