We started Chrisoula's Cheesecake Shoppe in 2007 with a passion for baking delicious cheesecakes that bring smiles and people together. Every cheesecake is made from scratch in small batches with love and care. We take pride in using only the freshest and finest ingredients.
Chrisoula is a Pensacola native with Greek heritage. She grew up in the restaurant business with her family in Pensacola, The Angus Steak Ranch, Boy On A Dolphin and Cafe 22. Her career in hospitality started as a hostess at the Boy. She always loved to make desserts and Greek pastries since she was young. In 2003, her husband Tony asked for a homemade chocolate chip cheesecake with fresh strawberries for his birthday, and he loved it. She made cheesecakes for family during holidays and special occasions. In 2005, she started making them at her family's restaurant in downtown Pensacola, Cafe 22. It has been a hit in the Pensacola and surrounding areas ever since. She and her husband Tony opened the first storefront in April 2007 in Pensacola on Cervantes near Scenic Hwy and currently serve cheesecake at their downtown Pensacola location since November 2014. Tony is also a Pensacola native, he left his corporate management job of 19 years with Grainger Industrial Supply to help manage and grow the business. Chrisoula has a very unique background, writings of the first cheesecake created was on the Greek island of Samos, Greece, where her father is from. She takes pride in creating the freshest and finest cheesecake, as it should be, Always! Chrisoula's Cheesecake Shoppe has received many awards, high ratings and has been in many publications with their work. "We keep our cheesecakes always fresh, never frozen." Stop by and see what everyone is talking about. We look forward to serving you soon!
We are honored to receive these awards and recognition:
*Florida Travel + Life Favorite Dessert Spots Around Florida
*OnlyInYourState.com Chrisoula's Cheesecake Shoppe In Florida
*AuthenticFlorida.com Our Top Ten Places to get Authentic Cheesecake in Florida
*Best of Florida Regional Winner Bakeries Category
*VIP Pensacola Magazine Best Desserts & Wedding Cake/Confections
*In Weekly Best of the Coast Best Desserts & Best Pastries
*Pensacola News Journal Best of the Bay Best Desserts
*Pensacola Chamber 2018 Small Business of the Year
*Pensacola Chamber 2017 Small Business of the Month
*TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
*Yelp Award Recipient People Love Us on Yelp