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thats what cheese said - twcs - restaurant east lansing

At That’s What Cheese Said, we bring people together through guilty pleasures. We strive to add unique and flavorful twists to your favorite, classic comfort foods.

Our Story

Started by Tracy, Chris, and Kylie, TWCS was founded on the idea of taking traditional grilled cheese and mac-n-cheese recipes to new heights. Combining your favorite comfort food, cheese, with a variety of options to please every palate.

That’s What Cheese Said offers a relaxed dining experience that makes it easy for families and friends to enjoy delicious food together.

East Lansing is our first location, and we are excited to be a part of the Michigan State Community.

We are a family owned-and-operated.

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TWCS is a cheese lover's dream come true!

Once you try our Mac-n-Cheese or Gourmet Grilled Cheese sandwich, you will definitely be back. Our menu has many favorites and is continually being updated with delicious monthly specials, giving our patrons exciting variety to try every month!

What People are Saying

Our Location


551 E. Grand River Ave.

East Lansing, MI 48823



Temporary Hours:

Open: Tuesday – Thursday: 4pm – 9pm

Open: Friday – Saturday: 4pm – 3am

Closed: Sunday & Monday


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    Who doesn’t love a Gourmet Grilled Cheese sandwich? Or a hearty bowl of Mac-n-Cheese? This popular comfort food captivates our customers with a cheesy deliciousness that has them coming back for more.

    We are excited to introduce the East Lansing Community to the cheese-centric concept, where cheese is celebrated daily!