About TWCS

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! Everyone who is fond of cheese will love a Gourmet Grilled Cheese sandwich or bowl of Mac-n-Cheese. At “That’s What Cheese Said” our goal is to provide cheese lovers the cheese they crave!

One way we do this is by offering plenty of cheese choices. We have over 9 different cheese options for our grilled cheese sandwiches and over 15 other ingredients options that you can add to your mac-n-cheese, grilled cheese sandwich, or potato skins.

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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!