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The Cheesecake Factory Opens in Lynnwood, Washington

August 21, 2018

CALABASAS HILLS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 21, 2018--The Cheesecake Factory®, (NASDAQ: CAKE) known for its extensive menu, generous portions and legendary desserts, today announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Lynnwood, Wash.

With more than 250 menu selections including SkinnyLicious ® dishes with 590 calories or less and Saturday and Sunday Brunch – handmade, in-house with fresh ingredients – and more than 50 signature cheesecakes and desserts, The Cheesecake Factory’s opening provides exciting new choices for shoppers and area residents.

Featuring imported limestone floors and custom wood columns, hand painted murals and modern lighting, the new restaurant includes the distinctive and contemporary décor that is as creative and imaginative as The Cheesecake Factory’s extensive menu.

The Cheesecake Factory of Alderwood Mall is located at 3000 184th Street S.W., Suite 1140, Lynnwood, WA 98037. The restaurant opens at 11:30 a.m. Monday through Friday, and at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

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About The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated

The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated created the upscale casual dining segment in 1978 with the introduction of its namesake concept. The Company, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates 215 full-service, casual dining restaurants throughout the U.S.A., including Puerto Rico, and Canada, comprised of 199 restaurants under The Cheesecake Factory® mark; 14 restaurants under the Grand Lux Cafe® mark; and two restaurants under the RockSugar Southeast Asian Kitchen® mark. Internationally, 21 The Cheesecake Factory® restaurants operate under licensing agreements. The Company’s bakery division operates two bakery production facilities, in Calabasas Hills, CA and Rocky Mount, NC, that produce quality cheesecakes and other baked products for its restaurants, international licensees and third-party bakery customers. In 2018 the Company was named to the FORTUNE Magazine “100 Best Companies to Work For®” list for the fifth consecutive year. To learn more about the Company, visit  www.thecheesecakefactory.com.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA CALIFORNIA WASHINGTON

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RESTAURANT/BAR RETAIL FOOD/BEVERAGE

SOURCE: The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated

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