After months of speculation and waiting, the Cheesecake Factory in West Knoxville has finally opened its doors this past Tuesday, June 25th. With its expansive menu and delicious cheesecake, the restaurant’s opening is much to the delight of many Knoxville residents.
The Cheesecake Factory is located on the Morrell Road side of West Town Mall, next to the Tommy Hilfiger store. It can hold up to 200 guests, and is roughly 8,000 square feet. It also has a patio for diners as well.
The West Knoxville Cheesecake Factory location is open on Sundays from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m., with Brunch served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Thursday it is open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays it is open from 11 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.
The Cheesecake Factory is a California-based restaurant famous, obviously, for its many different types of cheesecake. On its menu, there are over 70 different kinds of cheesecake and dessert choices. Besides being known for its large array of cheesecake, the restaurant is known for having a large menu. There is everything from a wide assortment of salads, appetizers, pizzas, pasta dishes, burgers and sandwiches, along with steaks and seafood. Prices on the menu range from $9 to $30, depending on the entry. There is also a lunch menu until 5 p.m. every day where prices range from $9 to $13.
The Cheesecake Factory operates roughly 158 locations in the U.S., with only one location in the state of Tennessee located in Nashville.
With all the buzz surrounding the West Knoxville Cheesecake factory, it can be expected that many residents will flock to the new location. Just keep in mind, diners are served on a first come first serve basis and call aheads are not accepted. If you want to sample the Cheesecake Factory without the wait, be sure to check out their curbside to go option.
Are you excited about the Cheesecake Factory opening in West Knoxville? What other restaurants would you like to see open in West Knoxville?