When something feels cheesy: That pun was so cheesy, I can't even laugh. (That pun was so obvious, I can't even laugh.) What a cheesy way to handle things. (It's almost like you cheated.) This is the cheesiest book I've ever read. (I've never read a more cliche book than this.)
When something tastes cheesy: These cheesy fries are getting soggy. The side-dish you brought was nice and cheesy.