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201 Cypress Gardens Blvd SW, Winter Haven, FL 33880-4311
863-294-7777
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Chain Restaurant - Met Expectations!

A great restaurant to go to when you want a variety of menu options. You know what to expect and you not disappointed by food, atmosphere, service or value. Isn't that really what you want to know anyway??? We were with friends, and the place was bustling. Our order taken quickly and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 NEW

Visited this location for lunch, first time in about 9 months. What a difference since my last visit! Ordered riblet basket and can honestly say, they were awful. Tough and chewy. My baked potato had bad places throughout, so my meal was a total bust! I told the server of my dissatisfaction and she sent manager, who asked if I... More 

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Winter Haven, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

A great restaurant to go to when you want a variety of menu options. You know what to expect and you not disappointed by food, atmosphere, service or value. Isn't that really what you want to know anyway??? We were with friends, and the place was bustling. Our order taken quickly and delivered back quickly as well, we had an... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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38 reviews 38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Needed food and a drink and decided since I was by myself to sit in the bar. A lot of locals seem to make this their hangout. Bartender was congenial to all; quick service; typical Applebee's food. It was really the atmosphere and service of the bartender that made this a nice outing. Kudos to him!

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Winter Haven
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141 reviews 141 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I love the fried green bean appetizers..... Winter Haven has a special bacon ranch that is so good.....

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Plymouth, Michigan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We haven't visited an Applebees for a while. We were very disappointed. The menu has changed since our last visit. The prices have increased quite a bit. I ordered the grilled cheese and bowl of soup. There was only about a 1/2 inch of soup in the bowl. The grilled cheese when it was made and flipped the bread was... More 

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Yorkshire
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31 reviews 31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Very quiet when we arrived but obviouly popular with locals. Enjoyed atmosphere, able to watch baseball on muted screens whilst enjoying meal. Good service, lovely surroundings, excellent food.

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Winter Haven, Florida
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86 reviews 86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I had a free dinner there on Veteran's day. Although they were crowded, the staff was quick and efficient. The food was a good as the service. They went the extra mile by using Junior ROTC members as greeters. That was a nice touch.

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Kissimmee, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is a nice family restaurant. They have a very big choice of prices. The drinks are good. The service was good too. I would recommend this restaurant.

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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We stumbled on this Applebees by chance during our 19 day road trip from Miami to LA, when we stopped in Winter haven. I hadnt been to an Applebees before, although my mate had and we enjoyed a pleasant evening at the bar including dinner. The service was excellent, The food was great, so was the draft beer, and all... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We stuck with a chain, because we knew my preschool age daughter liked the selection at Applebees. The service was slow, never refilled my drink, and the food was awful compared to the local Applebees we visit at home.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 201 Cypress Gardens Blvd SW, Winter Haven, FL 33880-4311
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Winter Haven
  • Phone Number: 863-294-7777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?