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) #6 of 365 Restaurants in Newport News €€ - €€€ American, , Fusion
12280 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-6969
+1 757-249-4000
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
12280 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-6969
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love everything on their menu. I enjoy eating there so much. The onion rings are the very best I have ever eaten. They have a grilled cheese sandwich with roast beef on it that is to die for. Chicken tenders are another favorite. In...More

Thank Brenda46
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the third time I ate at this Cheddar's. Food is consistently good, very nice menu selection. The particular night we were there, service was average; seemed like wait staff was understaffed. But they did accommodate a group of six in a reasonable amount...More

Thank Cargoman53
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even though they are very busy, the wait to get in typically isn't too long, and it's worth the wait. The food is great and the pricing is logical.

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is great, the place was very clean. They have a good vary of dishes on the menu. The prices won't break you. The day I was there service was lacking. It was the end on lunch, so staffing could have been on break...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ask for Autumn. She was a terrific waitress. The food was very good as well. The ribeye and chicken fried steaks meals were both good.

Thank haroldg195
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in at 9:30 pm after a long day of traveling. Restaurant was still busy but we were seated promptly. Our waitress was friendly and our food came out promptly. Had the Spasagna and husband had the Lemon White Fish. Food was excellent! Highly recommend...More

Thank cmbood
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were 2 of us & we had dinner. The food was very good. I had the grilled salmon & it was delicious. The broccoli casserole & green beans were really good too. The service was ok but nothing to write home about. It took...More

Thank Beachlvrgrl
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This restaurant is excellent! Me and my kids always enjoying going there to eat. The food is excellent and the prices not that bad compare with another places. The chicken strips are delicious!!! Recommended 100%

Thank Efrain R
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We have been dining here for many years and have followed the menu changes throughout the years. There are some things that they make in a unique way. They have a great Monte Cristo sandwich which over the years has been a favorite of mine.They...More

Thank Hevilift2014
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Cheddar's for dinner and were really surprised by the quality of the food, service and prices. Our waitress was very attentive and efficient. She was very knowledgeable about the menu and preparation of the food. Her recommendations were spot on. The atmosphere was...More

Thank 731johno
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3 June 2016|
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Response from VaCruz | Reviewed this property |
I did not take note of their ability to host a large group such as yours. It is very busy though and can be noisy - may not be ideal for an 80th Birthday Party unless you're looking for a high energy venue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 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: 12280 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23602-6969
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-249-4000
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