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Cheesecakes By Alex

315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
+1 336-273-0970
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (420 reviews)
“cakes” (46 reviews)
“ice cream” (20 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of friends and I were looking for a place to hang out and talk and none of us are beer drinkers. We decided on Cheesecakes by Alex because of the reviews. Not only was everything delicious but we were very pleased with the...More

1  Thank Jen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I'm downtown or at the Farmers Market I always have to stop and get a tasty sweet treat. They have a great selection to choose from and I am never disappointed.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its all about the cheesecake (not about the venue). It can be crowded and crazy but wait times aren't long--they move the process along nicely. But, its all about the amazing, incredible, cheesecake--possibly the best I've ever eaten. Spend some time trying all the flavors--they...More

Thank Betty B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Cheesecakes by Alex on an impromptu date night with my husband and fell in love on the first visit. Cheesecake is my favorite and only dessert choice; I would highly recommend this to anyone that enjoys cheesecake. Get your giant piece to-go or...More

Thank WanderlustKidds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit and our food! The line ne was long (out the door) but it moved quickly. The staff were polite and friendly. The coconut cake, triple threat cake, and peanut butter brownie were all out of this world! For the naysayers,...More

Thank patiencein03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I purchased a slice on NY cheesecake and a slice of carrot cake. The cheesecake was one of the best I have ever had. The carrot cake was loaded with nuts and also very good. I would go back! I wonder if they ship these...More

Thank fabhome
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of my favorite places to stop for a tasty bake treat. Also my go to place for bagels and coffee in the morning. Always worth putting on the list of must do things while in Greensboro

Thank Oldku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Homemade cheesecake, a step up from their "New York" cousins, it's a real treat. They also specialize in layer cakes. We just had the plain cheesecake topped with fresh raspberries. A real treat after a delightful meal at beer at "Natties".

Thank Bob D
Reviewed 7 August 2018

My wife an I like to go to downtown Greensboro to just walk around. We always seem to end up at Cheesecakes By Alex. We have been coming here for years. We enjoy the bigger more spacious store. Now its more like window shopping when...More

Thank dhammed12
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

They have a wide variety of cakes, and they are delicious. My favorite go to for dessert. We go here quite often.

Thank anthonywolve
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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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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
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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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