Neighborhood Eats: Cheesecake Factory
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Cheesecake Factory - Columbia
Address: 10300 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
Phone: 410-997-9311
Neighborhood: Columbia
Cuisines: Modern, Pizza, Fusion/Eclectic, American
Opening Hours: Open Monday through Thursday 11 Am to 11 PM, Friday and Saturday 11 AM to 12:30 AM, and Sunday 10 AM to 11 PM.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Price Range: Moderate
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Not Accepted
Best Dishes Roadside Sliders (mini-burgers with grilled onions and pickles); fire-roasted artichoke; fried calamari; avocado eggrolls; housemade soups; guacamole; cheesecake; Linda's fudge cake.
Special Features:
Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly, Weekend Brunch, Good for Groups

Conversation is usually at a roar in these all-over-the-culinary-map cafes. The enormous menu has lots of what has come to be known as light fare, which draws a cross section of diners seeking a festive meal at minimal expense.

What to get: Many plates suffer from too much sauce, breading, or seasoning, but signatures such as Roadside Sliders (mini-burgers with grilled onions and pickles), fire-roasted artichoke, fried calamari, house-made soups, made-to-order guacamole, and classic sour-cream-topped cheesecake are reliable.

-March, 2008 

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