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Applebee's

200 12th Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2927
(319) 358-1986
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Ranked #48 of 104 restaurants in Coralville
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- May 29, 2014
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English first
Iowa City, Iowa
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81 reviews 81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is one of my wife's go-to places when we can't decide where to eat. I can take it or leave it. The appetizer sampler is my son's favorite (consists of boneless wings, celery sticks, fried mozzarella sticks, chips and spinach/artichoke dip, cheese quesadillas). My wife likes the oriental chicken salad. I've had (at various times) the fiesta lime chicken,... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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125 reviews 125 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Good food, quick service, fine location. Typical Applebee's menu and prices. We will go there again.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Not a lot to choose from if you are gluten free like our family but they do make the effort to have lists of allergen friendly foods available...

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Iowa City, Iowa
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80 reviews 80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

My husband and I eat out often, and Appleby's in Coralville, always serves us well. The food is delicious, and the servers are friendly and attentive. We love eating here. The Manager always comes over and asks us how they did. Our waitress, Natashca was very good, she was friendly, pleasant, and very attentive. We could not be any more... More

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Iowa City, Iowa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

We had not been here in about six months.... It smelled a little funny when we entered. Both husband and I ordered the shrimp pasta suggested by server. It was blah as were the kids meals...how can you mess up grilled cheese? Really bothered by server's refusal to pre bus the table, even when I attempted to hand her my... More

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Iowa City, Iowa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

Its ok. Not the best food ever but it has improved over the past year. I've eaten this in the past and it was terrible. My recent visit was not that bad. So overall its ok but I prefer Chilis

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Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

Overall Applebee's need more vegetarian and vegan options. I like their specials and go to A's after shopping and after 9:00 pm when they have half price appetizers. This makes it good value. There's usually a drink special each evening which adds more value. Staff are usually helpful and friendly.

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Cranford, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

All in our party had a great meal. Two in our party were regulars and the waiter knew exactly how often to come a fill the coffee cups. Good food and Friendly staff.

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Eagle Grove
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012

We love Applebee's and were pleased there was one close to us. The service and food were great, as always. We can always count on enjoying a meal there.

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Iowa City, Iowa, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

Where's the neighborhood? I'ts a plain,, mundane chain and is not locally owned. Money leaves the community and it's no adventure whatsoever.

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