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Applebee's

221 Grant Ave, Auburn, NY 13021-1447
315-258-8398
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Ranked #56 of 102 restaurants in Auburn
Cuisines: American
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English first
Syracuse, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Being that I have a gluten allergy, I am always excited when a restaurant acknowledges people with dietary restrictions and provides a special menu. I went to this Applebee's on two separate occasions and both were terribly disappointing. The first time was a take out order in which I ordered off of the Gluten free menu specifically telling the person... More

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Upstate, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

So, it was hot, and I was tired from having had an awful, terrible, horrible no good day. I called Mister and suggested takeout, and he said OK, he would stop at Applebee's in Auburn, where he works. Now, usually, I stop by the one in Ithaca, and have had the sirloin with a grilled vidalia onion, and lightly sauteed... More

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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221 reviews 221 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We have eaten at many restaurants in this chain and found this one a bit different. We arrived about 3:30 for an early dinner. The restaurant was almost deserted. We were taken to a booth in the bar area which was VERY noisy with several TV and music blaring. We asked to move to a seat in the upper dining... More

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Skaneateles, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Just going to leave a short note as i am so p&^^%$# at this place. Stopped in for a quick cocktail and takeout, Ordered and asked for the bill, Why do these young girls at the bar expect 16-20% for nothing. You served me 2 beers-went to the kitchen for my takeout-I gave you $7 bucks for a tip. i... More

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Massena, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

We had dinner at Applebee's. The food was great as well as the Service! The manager took the time to come to our table and visit with us for a little bit. Will return again.

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Syracuse, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We used to go there regularly. Not anymore. Main problem is the service. The waiters don't care, they hang out and watch a crowd gather at the door and have attitude. The food is often wrong, or cold. We almost never go there anymore. Would not recommend to anyone.

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Syracuse, New York
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217 reviews 217 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

after it an SU game , we figured it would clear out, but it was SRO. So we ate at the bar, we went for the 2/ for $20...boneless wings, bbq ribs, chicken/shrimp entree...we were served quite readily, plenty of chicken buffalo style with plenty of fresh celrey and blue cheese. Fries with the ribs and baked mini potatoes with... More

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Wolcott, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

My husband and I both had an alcoholic beverage before our meals. They were super delicious! We had the mudslide one and the summer squeeze. We really couldn't taste the alcohol, but the flavor was great. The appetizer was delicious and dinner was as well!

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Syracuse, New York
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217 reviews 217 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

not so busy thursday nite, we were a party of 3...yet they put us in a station with an 8 and a 6 that had not ordered, yet an adjoing station had all deuces, some finishing their meals...it took 10 mins to get the waitress after making a request of the hostess... It took way too much time...at 7pm we... More

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Terrassa, Spain
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Our experience in this restaurant was very good. We wanted to eat something different as fast food and not very expensive. We could choose an appetizer and 2 entrees for $20. The staff was very friendly and quick. We didn't have to wait. The decoration was nice, with a lot of TVs and sports. We also ate desserts and drank... More

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