Cheddars Menu Prices

Contents show

Here is the latest and updated Cheddars Menu Prices



Chips & Homemade Queso$4.79
Santa Fe Spinach Dip$5.79
Cheddar's Cheese Fries (Small)$5.79
Cheddar's Cheese Fries (Large)$7.59
Chicken Tender Sampler (4 Pc.)$7.29
Chicken Tender Sampler (6 Pc.)$8.79
Chicken Tender Sampler (8 Pc.)$10.49
Loaded Russet Potato Skins$7.49
Chicken Fajita Quesadilla$8.79
Ultimate Nachos$8.79
Homemade Onion Rings$5.49
Wisconsin Cheese Bites$6.99
Triple Treat Sampler$9.29

Homemade Soups

Chicken Tortilla Soup (Cup)$2.99
Chicken Tortilla Soup (Bowl)$3.99
Baked Potato Soup (Cup)$2.99
Baked Potato Soup (Bowl)$3.99

Ultimate Lunch Combos

Classic Lunch Combo

Sandwiches: Cheddar's Club • Monte Cristo • Pairings: Bowl of Soup • House salad • Caesar salad • Loaded Baked Potato • Baked Sweet Potato

Choice of Half Sandwich & 1 Pairing$6.79

Select Lunch Combo

Half Signature Shrimp Salad • Half Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad • Half Blackened Shrimp Alfredo • Half Buffalo Chicken Wrapper • The Original Cheeseburger

Choice of Any 1 Classic Lunch & 1 Select Lunch Combo Item$9.29

Scratch Burgers

Smashed and grilled medium well. Add Sautéed Mushrooms to any burger, $0.99. Add a side, $2.49.

The Original$5.99
The Original with Cheddar$6.29
Bacon Cheeseburger$7.29
Smokehouse Burger$6.99


Add Shrimp or substitute Salmon, $1.99.

Chicken Caesar Pasta Salad$8.49
Crispy Chicken Tender Salad$8.79
Grilled Chicken Pecan Salad$8.99
Signature Shrimp & Chicken Salad$10.29


Sandwiches served with one Side.

Maple Bacon Chicken Sandwich$8.29
Buffalo Chicken Wrapper$8.99
Cheddar's Club$7.99
Monte Cristo$8.99
Blackened Redfish Sandwich$9.99
Philly Cheesesteak$8.99


Add a House or Caesar salad, $3.49.

Country Fried Steak$9.49
New Orleans Pasta$10.99
Vegetable Plate$7.49
Key West Chicken & Shrimp$9.99
Gigi's Baked Spasagna$9.49
Bourbon Glazed Pork Chops$10.99


Served with two sides. Add a House or Caesar salad, $3.49.

Top Sirloin Steak (6 oz.)$9.99
Top Sirloin Steak (8 oz.)$11.49
Ribeye (12 oz.)$14.99
Bone-in Ribeye (20 oz.)$19.99
Add Sautéed Mushrooms or Bourbon Glaze$0.99
Add Savory Crab Sauce$2.99

House Smoked Baby Back Ribs

Add a House or Caesar salad, $3.49.

Half Rack$10.99
Full Rack$15.99


Served with two sides. Add a House or Caesar salad, $3.49.

Chicken Tenders & Shrimp$10.99
Top Sirloin Steak & Chicken Tenders$13.49
Top Sirloin Steak & Ribs$14.79
Half Rack of Ribs & Shrimp$14.49
BBQ Chicken & Half Rack of Ribs$13.99
Top Sirloin Steak & Shrimp$13.99
Half Rack of Ribs & Chicken Tenders$14.29

Lighter Sides

Hand-Crafted under 550 calories

Lemon Pepper Whitefish$8.49
Grilled Baja Chicken$8.99
Citrus Miso Glazed Salmon$8.99
Sweet Heat Chicken & Shrimp$8.99


Add a House or Caesar salad, $3.49.

Chicken Tender Platter$8.99
BBQ Chicken Platter$8.99
Homemade Chicken Pot Pie$7.99
Dijon Chicken & Mushrooms$9.79
Lemon Pepper Chicken$8.99
Grilled Chicken Alfredo$9.79
Country Chicken Fried Chicken (Lunch)$9.49
Country Chicken Fried Chicken$10.99


Add a House or Caesar salad, $3.49.

Grilled Salmon (Lunch)$9.29
Grilled Salmon$11.29
Cornmeal White Fish (Lunch)$8.49
Cornmeal White Fish$10.29
Grilled White Fish (Lunch)$8.49
Grilled White Fish$10.29
Grilled Tilapia & Shrimp with Mango Salsa$9.99
Beer Battered Fried Shrimp$10.99
Blackened Redfish with Crab Sauce$14.29

Made From Scratch Sides

Substitute any side for a House or Caesar salad for an additional $0.99.

Steamed Fresh Broccoli$2.49
Buttered Off The Cob Corn$2.49
Freshly Made Coleslaw$2.49
French Fries$2.49
Mashed Potatoes$2.49
Loaded Baked Potato$2.49
Homemade Black Beans$2.49
Mac & Cheese$2.49
Seasoned Rice$2.49
Broccoli Cheese Casserole$2.49
Baked Sweet Potato$2.49
Southern Green Beans$2.49
Honey Butter Croissants (3 Pc.)$2.99


Kids meals served with milk, apple juice, or soft drink. For kids 12 and under.

Grilled Cheese with 1 Side$4.99
Chicken Tenders with 1 Side$4.99
Junior Burger with 1 Side$4.99
Mac & Cheese (Kids)$4.99
Penne Pasta Marinara$4.99
Grilled Chicken with 1 Side$4.99


Our Desserts are made by hand, from scratch.

Dessert Mini (Chocolate Trifle, Key Lime Pie, or Strawberry Cheesecake)$1.49
Dessert Mini (Trio)$3.99
Hot Fudge Cake Sundae$5.49
Cheddar's Legendary Monster Cookie$4.99
Apple Pie A La Mode$4.99

Hand-Crafted Margaritas & Specialty Cocktails

Texas Margarita$4.49
Grande Top Shelf$7.99
Shaker Margarita$6.99
Top Shelf Shaker$7.99
Texas Frozen Swirl$4.49
Maui Margarita$5.49
El Patrón$9.29
Island Tiki$6.49
Skinny Margarita$4.49
Spiked Cherry Limeade$5.49
Cheddar's Pina Colada$6.99
Passion Punch$4.49
Texas Sweet Tea$4.49
Cheddar's Long Island Iced Tea$4.49
Top Shelf Long Island Iced Tea$7.99
Presidente Sangria$5.99
Spicy Mango Mojito$5.99
Georgia Moonshine Punch$5.99
Cheddar's Painkiller$6.49
Moonshine Mary$5.99


Domestic Draft

Bud Light (Pint)$3.99
Bud Light (Pilsner)$4.99
Blue Moon (Pint)$4.79
Blue Moon (Pilsner)$5.49

Domestic Bottle Beers

Budweiser, Bud Light, Miller Lite, Coors Light, or Michelob Ultra$3.99

Import/Premium Beers

Dos Equis, Fat Tire, Heineken, Modelo Especial, Newcastle Brown Ale, Sierra Nevada, Samuel Adams, Stella Artois, Corona Extra, Corona Light, or Angry Orchard$4.79


Sweet White/Blush

White Zinfandel, Beringer California Collection, CA (Glass)$4.49
White Zinfandel, Beringer California Collection, CA (Bottle)$14.99
Sparkling, Korbel Brut, CA (Glass) (Split)$6.49
Moscato, Cavit (Glass)$5.49
Moscato, Cavit (Bottle)$16.99


Pinot Grigio, Ecco Domani, Italy (Glass)$5.99
Pinot Grigio, Ecco Domani, Italy (Bottle)$19.99
Chardonnay, Yellow Tail, Australia (Glass)$4.99
Chardonnay, Yellow Tail, Australia (Bottle)$14.99
Chardonnay, Kendall-Jackson Vintner’s Reserve, CA (Glass)$7.99
Chardonnay, Kendall-Jackson Vintner’s Reserve, CA (Bottle)$22.99


Pinot Noir, Mark West, CA (Glass)$5.99
Pinot Noir, Mark West, CA (Bottle)$19.99
Merlot, Fetzer Eagle Peak, CA (Glass)$5.49
Merlot, Fetzer Eagle Peak, CA (Bottle)$16.99
Merlot, Sterling Vintner’s Collection, CA (Glass)$6.99
Merlot, Sterling Vintner’s Collection, CA (Bottle)$22.99
Cabernet Sauvignon, Barefoot, CA (Glass)$4.99
Cabernet Sauvignon, Barefoot, CA (Bottle)$15.99
Cabernet Sauvignon, Beringer Founder’s Estate, CA (Glass)$6.49
Cabernet Sauvignon, Beringer Founder’s Estate, CA (Bottle)$20.99

Homestyle Beginnings: The Heartwarming Genesis of Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen

A Humble Dream: Founders Aubrey Good and Doug Rogers

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen had its inception in 1979 when Aubrey Good and Doug Rogers shared a dream of creating a restaurant that offered home-cooked meals with the warmth of family gatherings. Their vision was to provide guests with the comforting feeling of eating in their own kitchen, with each dish prepared from scratch using fresh ingredients.

From the Ground Up: Cheddar’s First Location

The first Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen was established in Arlington, Texas. It quickly gained popularity for its generous portions, affordable prices, and scratch-made dishes that captured the essence of homestyle cooking. As word spread, locals and visitors alike flocked to Cheddar’s to experience the inviting atmosphere and mouthwatering meals.

The Scratch Kitchen Difference: Quality and Care

At the heart of Cheddar’s success lies its commitment to scratch cooking. Unlike many other restaurants that rely on pre-made or processed ingredients, Cheddar’s takes pride in crafting each dish from scratch. From hand-battered fried chicken to made-from-scratch mashed potatoes, every meal at Cheddar’s is a labor of love.

Expanding the Family: Growth Through Franchising

With the success of its first location, Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen embarked on a journey of expansion through franchising. This allowed the brand to share its homestyle goodness with more communities across the United States. As new locations opened, Cheddar’s continued to win hearts with its welcoming atmosphere and flavorful dishes.

Cheddar’s Signature Offerings: Irresistible Homestyle Favorites

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen has an impressive menu filled with homestyle favorites that keep diners coming back for more. From the legendary Chicken Pot Pie to the melt-in-your-mouth Dijon Chicken and Mushrooms, each dish tells a story of comfort and care.

Nurturing a Sense of Community: Cheddar’s Values

Beyond the delicious food, Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen has always prioritized creating a sense of community and belonging. With an emphasis on treating guests like family, the restaurant fosters an atmosphere of warmth and connection.

The Art of Scratch Cooking: How Cheddar’s Stands Out in the Culinary World

The Essence of Scratch Cooking

At the heart of Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen lies the philosophy of scratch cooking – the practice of making dishes from the ground up using raw, unprocessed ingredients. Unlike many restaurants that rely on pre-packaged or frozen items, Cheddar’s takes pride in crafting each dish from scratch, just as one would in a home kitchen.

Quality and Flavor

The art of scratch cooking allows Cheddar’s to maintain absolute control over the quality of its ingredients. By hand-selecting fresh produce, meats, and other components, the restaurant ensures that every dish is made to perfection. The result is a burst of flavors that can only be achieved through the careful combination of thoughtfully sourced elements.

The Artistry of Culinary Mastery

Behind Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen’s delectable offerings are skilled culinary masters who passionately uphold the artistry of scratch cooking. These talented chefs understand that cooking from scratch requires not only precision and skill but also a deep understanding of how flavors interact to create harmonious and memorable dishes.

Nourishing Traditions

In a world that’s increasingly moving towards fast and convenient dining, Cheddar’s embraces the traditions of old. The restaurant cherishes the idea of gathering around the table with loved ones to share a home-cooked meal that is prepared with care and love.

An Inspired Menu

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen boasts a diverse menu that celebrates the beauty of scratch cooking. From classic American favorites like hand-breaded Chicken Tenders to Tex-Mex delights like Homemade Tamales, each dish reflects the essence of homemade goodness.

A Connection to Heritage

The art of scratch cooking at Cheddar’s not only preserves culinary traditions but also creates a connection to heritage. The restaurant’s dishes evoke a sense of nostalgia and comfort, reminding diners of cherished family recipes passed down through generations.

Dish by Dish: A Deep Dive into Cheddar’s Most Iconic Offerings

The Classic Monte Cristo Sandwich

One of Cheddar’s most beloved dishes is the Classic Monte Cristo Sandwich. This indulgent creation features layers of smoked turkey, ham, and Swiss cheese, sandwiched between two slices of artisan bread, dipped in a luscious batter, and deep-fried to golden perfection. The dish is served with raspberry preserves, adding a sweet and tangy contrast to the savory delight.

The Legendary Cheddar’s Chicken Pot Pie

For those seeking comfort in every bite, the Cheddar’s Chicken Pot Pie is a must-try. This homestyle dish features tender chunks of chicken, carrots, peas, celery, and onions, all enveloped in a rich and creamy sauce. Topped with a flaky pastry crust, it is a hearty and satisfying meal that warms both the heart and soul.

The Irresistible Key West Chicken & Shrimp

A taste of the tropics awaits with the Key West Chicken & Shrimp. Grilled to perfection, this dish features marinated chicken breast and succulent shrimp, served over a bed of rice with a tangy citrus-butter sauce. Topped with pineapple pico de gallo, it’s a burst of fresh and vibrant flavors.

The Flavorful Dijon Chicken & Mushrooms

The Dijon Chicken & Mushrooms is a culinary delight that marries the richness of creamy Dijon sauce with tender grilled chicken and sautéed mushrooms. Served with two sides of your choice, this dish is a savory symphony that will leave taste buds dancing with delight.

The Delectable Maple Bacon Chicken Sandwich

For the perfect harmony of sweet and savory, the Maple Bacon Chicken Sandwich is a winner. This hand-breaded chicken breast is topped with maple glaze, cheddar cheese, and applewood-smoked bacon, all sandwiched between a toasted brioche bun. It’s a delightful combination of flavors that leaves a lasting impression.

The Mouthwatering Lemon Pepper Whitefish

Seafood lovers will rejoice in the Lemon Pepper Whitefish, a light and flavorful dish that features grilled whitefish seasoned with zesty lemon pepper. Served with two sides, it’s a refreshing and wholesome choice for those seeking a lighter option.

Crafting the Comfort: Behind the Scenes with Cheddar’s Culinary Masters

From Farm to Table: Sourcing the Freshest Ingredients

The journey of crafting comfort begins with the careful selection of ingredients. Cheddar’s Culinary Masters take pride in sourcing the freshest and highest-quality ingredients from trusted suppliers. From farm-fresh produce to premium meats, every element of a dish is chosen with precision to ensure that it meets the restaurant’s commitment to excellence.

The Art of Scratch Cooking

At Cheddar’s, scratch cooking is not just a philosophy; it’s an art form. The Culinary Masters create every dish from scratch, meaning that each component is made in-house, from the sauces to the batters. This dedication to scratch cooking ensures that each dish is infused with rich flavors and made with care, reminiscent of a homemade meal.

Culinary Creativity: Developing New Recipes

Cheddar’s Culinary Masters are constantly exploring new flavors and experimenting with innovative recipes. The process of crafting a new dish involves a combination of creativity and expertise. From brainstorming sessions to taste tests, each step is taken with meticulous attention to detail, resulting in dishes that are both comforting and adventurous.

The Perfect Balance of Flavors

Crafting comfort is not just about creating dishes that taste good; it’s about achieving the perfect balance of flavors. Cheddar’s Culinary Masters understand the importance of blending sweet, savory, tangy, and spicy elements to create a harmonious dining experience. Each dish is thoughtfully designed to ensure that every bite is a delightful journey of flavors.

Mastering Culinary Techniques

Behind every comforting dish at Cheddar’s is a mastery of culinary techniques. From grilling to frying, sautéing to baking, the Culinary Masters possess a diverse skill set that allows them to bring out the best in each ingredient. Their expertise in various cooking methods ensures that each dish is cooked to perfection.

Attention to Detail: Plating and Presentation

Crafting comfort extends beyond the kitchen and into the dining room. Cheddar’s Culinary Masters pay meticulous attention to plating and presentation, ensuring that each dish is not only delicious but also visually appealing. The thoughtful presentation adds an extra layer of enjoyment to the dining experience.

Commitment to Quality: The Ingredient Philosophy of Cheddar’s Kitchen

Freshness First: Sourcing the Finest Ingredients

Cheddar’s Kitchen believes that the foundation of great food is the use of fresh and high-quality ingredients. They prioritize sourcing locally when possible, ensuring that the ingredients are at the peak of their freshness. This commitment to freshness not only enhances the flavors of their dishes but also supports local communities and reduces the environmental impact of transportation.

From Scratch Cooking: Elevating Flavor and Taste

At Cheddar’s, scratch cooking is at the heart of their culinary philosophy. Every dish is made from scratch, meaning that the chefs create their sauces, dressings, and batters in-house. This hands-on approach allows them to control the quality of every element and infuse each dish with the rich flavors that come from the labor of love.

Honoring Tradition: Time-Tested Recipes

Cheddar’s Kitchen takes pride in honoring time-tested recipes that have been passed down through generations. By paying homage to culinary traditions, they ensure that each dish stays true to its roots while adding their own twist of creativity and innovation.

Diversity and Inclusivity: Catering to Every Palate

Cheddar’s embraces diversity in its ingredient selection to cater to a wide range of tastes and dietary preferences. Whether you’re a meat lover, vegetarian, or have dietary restrictions, you’ll find something delicious on the menu. This inclusivity is part of their commitment to ensuring that everyone can enjoy a comforting dining experience.

Responsibly Sourced: Supporting Ethical Practices

Cheddar’s is committed to ethical sourcing practices, ensuring that the ingredients used in their dishes come from responsible and sustainable sources. This dedication not only ensures the highest quality but also supports producers who share their values of environmental conservation and animal welfare.

Expertly Balanced Flavors: The Magic of Culinary Alchemy

The culinary team at Cheddar’s is well-versed in the art of balancing flavors to create a harmonious and delightful dining experience. Their expertise in combining spices, herbs, and other ingredients allows them to create dishes that tantalize the taste buds and leave a lasting impression.

Cheddar’s in the Community: Philanthropy, Initiatives, and Local Impact

Serving Beyond the Table: Cheddar’s Philanthropy

Cheddar’s believes in the power of collective action to drive positive change. They have a dedicated team that actively seeks out opportunities to support local causes and charitable organizations. From donating to food banks to partnering with community centers, Cheddar’s philanthropy goes beyond serving delicious meals.

Kids’ Impact: Supporting Education and Children

One of the key focuses of Cheddar’s community initiatives is supporting education and children. They understand that investing in the future generations is vital for creating a better tomorrow. Cheddar’s often partners with schools, educational programs, and youth organizations to provide resources and support that enrich the lives of children in the community.

Honoring First Responders: Recognizing Local Heroes

Cheddar’s is deeply appreciative of the hard work and dedication of local first responders, including firefighters, police officers, and healthcare professionals. They take the time to recognize and honor these local heroes, often hosting events or providing special offers as a token of their gratitude.

Empowering Local Nonprofits: Partnerships for Good

Cheddar’s actively seeks partnerships with local nonprofit organizations that align with their mission and values. By collaborating with these nonprofits, they aim to amplify the positive impact they can have on the community. This approach allows Cheddar’s to have a targeted and meaningful impact on specific issues that matter most to the local residents.

Green Initiatives: Sustainability for a Greener Future

Beyond philanthropy, Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen takes its environmental responsibility seriously. They are committed to adopting eco-friendly practices, such as reducing waste, conserving energy, and sourcing sustainable ingredients. By doing so, they strive to reduce their ecological footprint and contribute to a greener future for the community.

Employee Volunteerism: Hands-On Impact

Cheddar’s encourages its employees to get involved in community service and volunteerism. They offer opportunities for team members to participate in various charitable activities, creating a culture of giving back from within the organization.

Guests’ Chronicles: Real Stories and Reviews from Cheddar’s Diners Over the Years

A Welcoming Ambiance: Where Strangers Become Friends

One common thread in the guests’ chronicles is the warm and inviting ambiance of Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen. Many diners have shared how the restaurant’s friendly staff and cozy setting made them feel like they were dining among friends. It’s not uncommon to find guests striking up conversations with other diners, creating a sense of community within the walls of the restaurant.

Homestyle Delights: Fond Memories and Comforting Meals

Guests’ chronicles often recount fond memories of enjoying homestyle dishes reminiscent of home-cooked meals. From the first bite of Cheddar’s famous chicken tenders to the last spoonful of their delectable desserts, diners have shared their delight in experiencing the comforting flavors of Cheddar’s menu.

Celebrating Milestones: Memorable Occasions at Cheddar’s

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen has become a go-to destination for celebrating special occasions. Guests’ chronicles are filled with heartwarming stories of birthdays, anniversaries, graduations, and other milestones celebrated at Cheddar’s. The restaurant’s welcoming atmosphere and delicious food make every moment more memorable.

An Oasis of Reliability: Consistency and Quality

Time and again, diners have praised Cheddar’s for its consistency in delivering high-quality meals. Guests’ chronicles often mention the satisfaction of knowing they can rely on Cheddar’s to serve delicious food every time they visit. This dedication to consistency has garnered a loyal customer base over the years.

Going the Extra Mile: Heartfelt Acts of Kindness

The guests’ chronicles feature heartwarming tales of Cheddar’s staff going the extra mile to create unforgettable experiences. From surprising guests with a special dessert for their birthday to accommodating dietary preferences with a smile, Cheddar’s staff has been commended for their thoughtful acts of kindness.

Generational Connections: A Place for Families and Friends

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen has become a gathering place for families and friends across generations. Many guests have shared stories of multi-generational visits to Cheddar’s, where grandparents, parents, and children come together to enjoy good food and create cherished memories.

A Glimpse into Cheddar’s Evolution: Expansions, Innovations, and Future Aspirations

From Modest Origins to Nationwide Presence

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen started as a small, family-owned restaurant with a passion for serving scratch-made meals with a touch of Southern charm. As word spread about the delicious food and warm hospitality, the restaurant’s popularity grew, leading to its expansion into new locations across the country.

The Birth of Scratch Cooking

One of the key factors behind Cheddar’s success has been its commitment to scratch cooking. From the beginning, the founders envisioned a restaurant where every dish was made from scratch using fresh, high-quality ingredients. This dedication to authentic cooking has set Cheddar’s apart in the culinary world and has earned them a loyal customer base.

Innovations in the Menu

As Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen expanded, it continued to innovate its menu to cater to diverse tastes. While staying true to its roots of homestyle cooking, Cheddar’s introduced new dishes and flavors, offering guests a wider range of options to choose from. This flexibility in the menu has allowed Cheddar’s to appeal to a broader audience and adapt to changing culinary trends.

Embracing Technology for Guest Convenience

In the age of technology, Cheddar’s has embraced innovations to enhance the guest experience. From online ordering and reservations to interactive menus, the restaurant has integrated technology into its operations to make dining more convenient and seamless for its guests.

Sustainability and Responsible Practices

As part of its evolution, Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen has also taken steps to embrace sustainability and responsible practices. From sourcing ingredients ethically to implementing eco-friendly initiatives in its operations, Cheddar’s has shown a commitment to being a responsible and environmentally-conscious business.

Future Aspirations: Continuing the Legacy

Looking ahead, Cheddar’s has ambitious plans for the future. The restaurant chain aims to continue its expansion, bringing its scratch-made goodness to new communities. It also seeks to remain at the forefront of culinary innovation, introducing exciting new dishes and flavors that reflect the changing preferences of diners.

Pairing Perfection: A Guide to Cheddar’s Drinks and Meal Combinations

The Basics of Food and Drink Pairing

Pairing food and drinks is all about finding complementary flavors that enhance each other. The goal is to create a balance where the flavors of the food and the drink complement and elevate each other, leading to a more enjoyable dining experience.

The Magic of Cheddar’s Beverages

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen offers an array of beverages to suit different palates. From refreshing non-alcoholic options like handcrafted lemonades and iced teas to a selection of beer, wine, and cocktails, there’s something for everyone.

The Classic Combinations

Certain classic dishes at Cheddar’s have natural drink pairings that enhance their flavors. For example, pairing a juicy burger with a cold beer or a rich and flavorful steak with a glass of red wine can be a match made in culinary heaven.

Finding Balance with Contrasts

Sometimes, contrasting flavors can create a delightful experience. For instance, pairing a spicy dish with a sweet and fruity cocktail can help balance the heat and create an enjoyable contrast.

Pairing with Regional Specialties

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen takes pride in its regional specialties, and the right drink can enhance the flavors of these dishes. For example, pairing a Southern-style chicken dish with a sweet tea or a tangy margarita can bring out the best in both.

Experimenting with Flavors

Don’t be afraid to experiment with different drink pairings to discover your personal favorites. Cheddar’s diverse menu allows for endless possibilities, whether you prefer a craft beer, a glass of wine, or a creative cocktail.

Non-Alcoholic Options for All Ages

If you’re looking for non-alcoholic options, Cheddar’s has you covered. From the classic Arnold Palmer (a blend of iced tea and lemonade) to handcrafted lemonades in various flavors, there are plenty of refreshing choices for all ages.

Desserts and Sweet Sips

No meal is complete without dessert, and the right drink can make it even more enjoyable. Pairing a rich and decadent dessert with a coffee, hot chocolate, or a sweet after-dinner cocktail can add a delightful finishing touch to your dining experience.

The Culture of Care: Inside Cheddar’s Employee Training and Guest Service Approach

The Heart of Cheddar’s Culture: Employees

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen recognizes that happy employees lead to happy guests. The company places great importance on employee satisfaction and well-being. By investing in its team members, Cheddar’s creates an environment where employees are motivated, engaged, and eager to provide top-notch service.

Training with a Focus on Excellence

Cheddar’s employee training is comprehensive and emphasizes the values that define the brand. From the kitchen to the front-of-house staff, every team member is trained to deliver the highest level of service, treating guests with warmth, respect, and a genuine desire to create a positive dining experience.

The Guest-Centric Approach

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen prides itself on being guest-centric. From the moment guests walk through the doors, they are greeted with a smile and a warm welcome. The staff’s attentiveness to guests’ needs and preferences ensures that every visit is personalized and memorable.

Going the Extra Mile

One of the hallmarks of Cheddar’s culture of care is the willingness to go the extra mile for guests. Whether it’s accommodating special dietary requests, providing recommendations, or handling any issues with utmost professionalism, Cheddar’s team members are dedicated to making guests feel valued and cared for.

Empowering Team Members

Cheddar’s believes in empowering its team members to take ownership of their roles and make decisions that benefit guests. This empowerment fosters a sense of pride and responsibility among employees, leading to a more personalized and attentive service.

Building Strong Relationships

Creating a culture of care also extends to building strong relationships within the Cheddar’s family. Team members are encouraged to support and uplift one another, creating a positive and supportive work environment that translates into exceptional guest service.

Continuous Improvement

Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen believes in continuously improving its guest service approach. The restaurant actively seeks feedback from guests and team members, taking their insights into account to enhance the overall dining experience continually.

Philanthropy and Giving Back

Beyond the restaurant’s walls, Cheddar’s culture of care extends to the community through various philanthropic initiatives. The restaurant is committed to giving back and supporting local organizations, further embodying the value of caring for others.


The culture of care at Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen is the foundation of its exceptional guest service approach. By prioritizing employee well-being, training for excellence, and a genuine commitment to guest satisfaction, Cheddar’s creates an environment where guests feel welcomed and valued. The culture of care is not just a slogan but a way of life at Cheddar’s, and it’s what makes dining at the restaurant an unforgettable experience.

If you need more information check their official website

Check More Restaurants Prices