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3101 S Ctr St, Marshalltown, IA 50158-4715
(641) 753-7755
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Ranked #19 of 52 restaurants in Marshalltown
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Jun 30, 2014
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14 reviews from our community

57% Recommend
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We decided to eat at this chain as it was convenient to our location. We had lunch - the food was decent, not great and certainly nothing to write home about. With this chain the prices are generally reasonable.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

We were able to use AARP discount, many specials to choose from. Great location. Close to motels. Great service.

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Goddard, Kansas
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

Service was fast and food were good. It was a good location and we didn't have to wait. Restaurant was very clean and servers were friendly.

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Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013 via mobile

We ate here one night while visiting family here in Marshalltown & had some pretty good food. We haven't eaten at an Applebee's in quite awhile & had a good experience at this location. The service was very good & the gentleman that waited on us was very friendly & professional. Highly recommend eating here if in the Marshalltown area.

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West Bend
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Usual great Applebee's fare, served piping hot and exactly right! Very clean. Our waitress was the best! A GREAT experience!

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

We had an hour to eat before we had to be somewhere else. Got seated immediately. Didn't see our waitress for about 15 minutes. Placed our orders right then. Just a Club Sandwich and Chicken Strips. One of us got their beer in about 5 minutes, the other didn't get their water until about 1/2 hr. later. Food never came.... More

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Zug, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Over time it has become a bit of a ritual to spend the first evening dinner in the US at Applebee's. It rarely disappoints, the menu has been very stable over years (which can be good or bad, but in this case I like it - it's like coming home).

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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I keep hearing and reading about Applebees food being microwaved. I don't think they can microwave the steaks and shrimp to make them come out the way they do - delicious and freshly sizzling! I/we have been eating there regularly (2-3 times per month) and it is always good! Service is fast and very friendly, efficient!

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Grinnell, Iowa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

it wasnt just Marshalltown, the food at Applebees is low quality crap!

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Grinnell, Iowa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

Great place to take your friends or family to eat or even have a work meeting. Great atmosphere Great food and reasonable prices. You can go casual or dressed up. with or with out the kids.

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