We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


900 Churchmans Road, Newark, DE 19713-2144
302 454 9277
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #86 of 292 restaurants in Newark
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene, Doing business
Most recent review
- Jul 22, 2014
Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Doing business
Write a Review

30 reviews from our community

53% Recommend
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Applebee's has the best appetizer bargain in any chain. After 9 PM, which is when we got off of work, allows you to enjoy really good wings, a beer and chips for less than $10.00.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berkeley heights, New Jersey, USA
Top Contributor
99 reviews 99 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Came here for dinner. Ordered the Roma Pepper Steak, asked for medium rare. The steak came out so succulent and juicy that it tastes good by itself and there is no need for the A-1 sauce. This will be a dish that I will order again.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
198 reviews 198 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Went there for take out. Poor service and they got our orders wrong. They did not seem to care about take out orders. Many people were there at the bar area and seemed to be enjoying themselves so consider for eating in but not take out.. No specialties or recommendations from the server. I will not be going back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Solo dining is not my most favorite thing, but I was made to feel welcome. I choose fried shrimp which were over done, but it didn't matter--I'd been on the road far to long and it was just nice to have a hot meal. Finished the meal with a Chocolate Moouse slider; perfect ending.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Baltimore, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Went with my party of 4 for lunch before our inservice training was to start. Sitting promply, pleant server , food was good and the manager visited each table and introduced herself and asked how service was.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Clermont, Florida
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

My wife had a salad and I had the Chicken Fajita Roll-up. I get this meal every time I am at Applebee's. I ordered a side of mashed potatoes. The wrap tortilla was stale, I was not given the dipping sauce with my meal and the mashed potatoes were lukewarm and looked like they were the bottom of the pot,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

The food is very good and the price is right. The server is very nice and friendly. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seaford, Delaware
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

We always end up at Applebees when we cant decide where to go. The kids like it, personally, I could do without all the salt, but it is what it is.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Swedesboro, New Jersey, United States
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

The only outstanding comment I can make about this restaurant chain is that it is more weight watcher friendly by offering menu choices that are lower in calorie and actually point that out in the menu. They also advise the Weight Watcher point value which is very helpful. The food is average, the atmosphere is family friendly and reasonably priced.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

food was like rubber if you stay in that area eat at firebirds they have delious food good service applebees is dirty food nasty service sucked manger was rude

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Applebee's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Applebee's, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing