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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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315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Chosen just because of TripAdvisor reviews. We had the eggnog cheesecake, the sweet potato souffle cheesecake and an some type of apple muffin with bacon and caramel on top. Coffee was also excellent.

Thank visionsindigital
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped while visiting the Festival of Lights. Definitely quaint little shop with amazing cheesecake! There was a variety of desserts including eclairs, cupcakes, cakes and several cheesecakes. My debate was whether to have creme brulette cheesecake or sweet potato cheesecake. Decided on sweet potato as...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a block down the street at Natty Greens and the kids meal included a bite of brownie. I asked them if they sold these and they said no, but they got them from Cheesecakes by Alex a block down the street. So we...More

Thank Elizabeth L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When a friend told me about this place, and that they had the best cheesecake on the Eastern Seaboard, I laughed. Everyone knows the best cheesecake is in NYC. Wrong! It's here, at Cheesecakes by Alex. I don't always love cheesecake, but it is out...More

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was a nice crowd on a Friday night. Despite this, the line moved quickly. My crowd selected a variety of sweets, all of which were delectable! Order the dark chocolate cupcake with bavarian cream frosting—oh my!

Thank foodieg982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not only is this the best cheesecake, but the best fresh ground decaf coffee as well. You can purchase the coffee and they will grind it for you there. Friendly and courteous staff as well. The best!

Thank dean023
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love their muffins for breakfast, especially the apple! The cheesecakes are made fresh and you can tell because they are delicious! And the ice cream is wonderful!

Thank yulondadenise
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cheesecakes are awesome and the only one in town that you can get Black Raspberry ice cream. But they have The best crumb cake hands down but you have to get it early as they sell out before the end of the evening, you...More

Thank Dawn G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very very good. Good variety. All enjoyed. Will order again, I will have too; no left overs! Even the healthy eaters had a second piece.

Thank paul a
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wow...where do I start. My husband picked a strawberry and cream slice of cheesecake to share. It was absolutely divine. Not too rich but oh so tasty. Thanks Alex!

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Andria A
25 February 2016|
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Response from Shameka S | Reviewed this property |
Andria A
25 February 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

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
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
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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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