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Cheesecake Etcetera

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Shaughnessy
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2141 Granville St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3E9, Canada
+1 604-734-7704
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19:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 01:00
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Kitimat
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199 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a pleasant surprise. Yes, this restaurant sells only cheesecake. And that's enough, because they do it well. Actually they do it extremely well. It has the perfect lighting for a desert restaurant which adds to the atmosphere. It's great when you find a restaurant that lives up to it's name.

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Thank KramJH
Kelowna, Canada
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254 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Parking was a 1.5 blocks away on the street. Metered parking is now till 10:00 pm! 1.Name: You know cheescake is on the menu 7.5/10 2. Decor: Understated, painted walls, carpeted floor, non padded simple wood chairs and booths 6.5/10 3.Ambiance: Dark, candle and soft overhead lighting, music 8/10 4. Menu: Limited but it is a specialty coffee, hot chocolate,... More 

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Thank Britishcanadianeh
Toronto
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98 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

it was recommended by a friend's friend but I found the cheesecake too fluffy. Personally I like the New York style cheesecake, heavy and packed with cream! - once in a while with coffee or tea.

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Thank Tusuitecases
Vancouver, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Really good cheesecake even they are more creamy than cheese. Prices aren't that high. Worth of going.

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Thank SmaginaJuliasha
Delta, Canada
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We decided to go for cheesecake after seeing a Fringe Festival play around the corner. The restaurant was a lot bigger than expected, and the service was good. The cake on the other hand, not so good. I couldn't differentiate between the whipping cream and the cheesecake. Was there any cream cheese in the cake at all? If so, I... More 

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Thank Karen T
Quebec City, Canada
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I discovered this place coming back from a play at the French center. Was full jammed pack at 22h30. Only cheesecake! Very quaint, nothing fancy, young crowd and neighborhood place.

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Thank Jackquebeccity
Vancouver, Washington
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145 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I'm terribly disappointed😥 One year later, after a great first experience in 2015 I am disappointed to report ... This place was nothing like I remember. With 4 of us visiting, the server completely missed my order, both food and drink. Even more disappointing is she didn't really seem to care or be bothered. They delivered 3 of 4 and... More 

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Thank cctkMiller
Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

I've been going since the 80s. The restaurant is dark and the hours are restricted (opens at 7.00pm). There are a few things on the menu such as baguettes and cake as well as coffee drinks. But the raison d'être is the cheesecake. My only complaint is that sometimes the cheesecake is frozen in the middle (I think they make... More 

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Thank david s
Mill Bay, Canada
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

I've been coming here since the late 80's and I've never been disappointed. It's got great drinks etc but the cheesecake is why you come! The only other cheesecake that could match it is the fancy stuff from the best restaurants, but this is what Cheesecake Etc does and they're the best.

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Thank alanfromvictoria
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141 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Open 37 years, Cheesecake etc. has the dreamiest, lightest, fluffiest most delicious cheesecake in Vancouver. I might be a little bias however because I have been coming here for years and the owners Mike and Edith won me over the first time I walked in the doors. This place is so much more than cheesecake and food. It's a cafe... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 01:00
Monday
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 01:00
Thursday
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
19:00 - 01:00
Saturday
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2141 Granville St, Vancouver, British Columbia V6H 3E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver>  > Shaughnessy
  • Neighbourhood: Shaughnessy
  • Phone Number: +1 604-734-7704

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Shaughnessy
Residential neighbourhood to the ultra-wealthy, the gorgeous manor houses centred around The Crescent area are a fabled sight to behold. Shaughnessy is Vancouver's most verdant plotted neighbourhood, and its tree-lined streets, walking routes, bike trails, and charming public parks make for an ideal location to spend and afternoon communing with nature. Consequently, it is also the botanical centre of the city, featuring conservatories and an expansive Botanical Garden, taming and sculpting the wild into seasonal viewing areas and enchanting landscapes. Quiet, elegant Shaughnessy excels at providing the Three Gs: Gardens, Golfing, and Galleries.
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