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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” (423 reviews)
“cakes” (47 reviews)
“ice cream” (18 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
315 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401-2603
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was downtown and decided to run in and out for a quick sugar fix. First off you can't run in, lol. They have a line or the door. But hey they are that good. So I get to the counter and order. I then...More

Thank Angela F
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely the best cheesecake in the world 🌎 . Alex has an amazing selection of different flavors of cheesecakes, great coffee too.

Thank bradley c
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to Alex's because our friends had told us they had great cheesecake. We got there on a Thursday about 9pm and it was crowded. You know a place is good if that many folks are there at that time of the evening! OUR...More

Thank jennifersZ9439VW
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Live cheese cake and can’t or don’t have time to make it? Cheesecakes by Alex is the solution. This place has a fantastic line up of deserts to choose from. The best part is that it tastes like your mom made it from scratch. They...More

Thank Dale M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While, I’m sure the cheesecakes are delicious, I went for the chocolate chip cookie sandwich. Yum. Quaint shop, located downtown.

Thank Psmom2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great selection of cheese cakes and other cakes, both by the slice or whole. Quick service, moving through the line. And there is often a line to order but it goes quickly. Cannot resist when in the vicinity!

Thank Ike K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Alex’s seems to have become Greensboro’s “go-to” bakery and coffee shop. They are always packed. Maybe their success causes me to naturally look for negativity where I usually wouldn’t. Maybe not. I’ve been a few times, coffee is always average, never great....deserts are pretty great...More

Thank divarapp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The cheesecakes, especially the Blueberry, cookies and other sweets are always good. This time they had Sweet Potato Soufflé cheesecake and it was delicious. The people he has working the counter are easily confused so be sure to have them pick what you want one...More

Thank CN1976
Reviewed 17 May 2018

We have enjoyed several cheesecakes by Alex and have NEVER been disappointed! When my niece & her husband came to visit from CA (where they have EVERYTHING), we got an assortment of cheesecake slices. They absolutely loved it (as did we).

Thank Gooddayz4Whalens
Reviewed 8 May 2018

This is by far the best cheesecake in the triad!! They have a huge selection to choose from. Chocolate chip cheesecake = YUM!

Thank Kristie S
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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
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Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
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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