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Cheesecake Factory Overview

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Calabasas Hills, CA
10000+ employees
1978
Company - Public (CAKE)
Restaurants, Bars & Food Services
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
The Cheesecake Factory was founded by Oscar and Evelyn Overton. Evelyn first decided to start a business after making a cheesecake for her husband's employer in 1949. Evelyn opened a small cheesecake shop, in Detroit, Michigan. In 1972, the Overtons moved to ... Read more

Mission: “Dedicated to creating an environment where absolute guest satisfaction is our top priority”

Cheesecake Factory Reviews

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    Current Employee - Line Cook in Arlington, TX
    Current Employee - Line Cook in Arlington, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cheesecake Factory part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Meeting people and sharing my knowledge of dishes.

    Cons

    Fast paced over worked for pay.

    Advice to Management

    Add more staff for peek hrs

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Cheesecake Factory Photos

Cheesecake Factory photo of: Entrance to a Cheesecake Factory in Corte Madera, CA
Cheesecake Factory photo of: Summer Party 2011
Cheesecake Factory photo of: Happy staff!
Cheesecake Factory photo of: Halloween, 2013
Cheesecake Factory photo of: Halloween - 2012
Cheesecake Factory photo of: Love Run (Cheesecake Foundation)
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Cheesecake Factory Interviews

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    Hostess Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Greenwood, IN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Cheesecake Factory (Greenwood, IN).

    Interview

    Depending on who you interview with, it could be with the Assistant GM and if it is, you'll have to do a 2nd interview with the GM. Depending on what you apply for, its a variety of different questions.

    Interview Questions

    • What hours can you work   1 Answer
    • Tell me about your previous experience   1 Answer
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Cheesecake Factory Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Fortune, 2016
  • Great Place to Work for Millenials, Fortune and Great Place to Work, 2016
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