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594 Troy Rd, Rensselaer, NY 12144-9698
(518) 283-0700
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Ranked #15 of 50 Restaurants in Rensselaer
Cuisines: American
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English first
Albany, New York
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I stopped in on Veterans Day to have lunch. I was greeted with friendly host staff and I requested that my party sit at the bar. We were directed and handed menus. I am a Veteran so I got a special menu. The bar tenders Rolyn and Victoria were superb friendly and attentive. Smiles all around. The Manager was friendly... More

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Watervliet, New York, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

My family and I have been coming here for years and our favorite is the nachos, but Every time we come Lately the portion gets smaller and smaller. Less goodies on top leaving you with a bunch of chips and nothing to put on them. For the amount they charge they should be piling those chips high and covering them... More

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Albany, NY
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329 reviews 329 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
282 helpful votes 282 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

I ate at Applebee's this past week (which is now in the Home Depot plaza) with two friends and it was very good. Fresh food, good menu selections, good wine selections, good service, etc. I recently visited the Applebee's in Herkimer, NY after not eating at one for many years and the food here in Troy was a carbon copy... More

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Racine, WI
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We were seated quickly. 6 adults, 2 kids. Free refills on kids drinks including chocolate milk. Food was what you expect at Applebee's. A gratuity was automatically added to our bill of 18%, which was more than I would have left. Service was ok, not great.

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Powell Butte
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Went to eat here with a party if 5. Service was only fair and so was the food. Nachos barely had anything on them. Mostly chips. Appetizers good but everything else was average or below.

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Bridgewater, New Jersey
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151 reviews 151 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Lousy service, barely adequate food, flies in the restaurant. We had to wait 30 minutes for this. Be aware busses often stop as well.

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Hudson, New Hampshire
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

you can never go wrong if you don't know the area with an applebees....kids ate chicken I had the oriental salad....both very good

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Dublin, Ireland
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I will always pop to Applebees when I visit family in Rensselaer. I know what to expect. I do feel that the prices are a tad steep but my son, 5, enjoys eating here and the lunch menu is a good price. I do enjoy the chicken, steak and pasta dishes and they have a good selection of these dishes.... More

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

A chain restaurant with the usual fare and a few nice specials. Very nice and helpful staff. Enjoyed our meal choices and waitstaff was attentive and constantly refilled our drinks. Easy off and on to highway.

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Los Angeles, California
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76 reviews 76 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

It's what you would expect from a chain restaurant. Waitress didn't know any of the drinks because she said she didn't drink. Food was meh and overpriced.

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Additional Information about Applebee's

Address: 594 Troy Rd, Rensselaer, NY 12144-9698
Phone Number: (518) 283-0700
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Rensselaer
Cuisine: American

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