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University City North
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8700 Jw Clay Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28262-8471
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Good entree

The cedar grilled lemon chicken was excellent.And not a bad buy at 2 for 20$ comes with a huge side salad or ceasar salad or choice of other appetizers. Service was good and friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2015
Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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212 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

The cedar grilled lemon chicken was excellent.And not a bad buy at 2 for 20$ comes with a huge side salad or ceasar salad or choice of other appetizers. Service was good and friendly.

Thank danonatt
Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

I went to this restaurant and as soon as I enter I see the health score of 92% which was a red flag to me but against my better judgment I decided to give this place a chance. I walk in and waited to be seated but there was no one there to greet me I literally stood there few... More 

Thank Tina F
Berlin, Maryland
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Waitress forgot to put in our order, then came back to us b/c some of the party could not get what they ordered. The order was not all correct. The waitress did not really know the menu and was not polite. The food was overcooked and the table area was not clean.

Thank Janel W
Badalona, Spain
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151 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Standard Applebee's fare with nice friendly service We had some very tasty burgers washed down with refreshing beer. No complaints

Thank Mark R
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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405 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Stopped in for dinner while visiting the area. Got seated right away on a Saturday night. Server was very friendly and attentive. Food came out quickly and was delicious.

Thank kiwizoe
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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180 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Stopped by after lunch. Service was a little slow although there were plenty of empty tables. Our waitress had a group she as serving so she took a while to come over. When she did she took our order but they were very slow bringing drinks. When our dinner came I mentioned to the waitress that we never got our... More 

Thank Charmain D
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Walked in at 530 pm 3/29/15. 10 minute wait with open tables. Not sure what the issue was, but I won't be going back. Suggest they fix this.

Thank Chris O
Belmont, North Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I haven't gone much to Applebees in the past but this occasion we decided to go there. I ordered the sirloin medium rare and it actually melted in my mouth. Also the sides that went along with them was excellent. I will go there again.

Thank Debra L
Canberra, Australia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

I went here at lunch time on Superbowl day. It wasn't overy busy, but certainly not empty. It took quite a long time to put our orders in because our server didn't come see us for ages, and then I needed to ask for a gluten free menu. The food took a while to come out too, but it was... More 

Thank Jessica S
Charlotte, North Carolina
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I love Apple Bees. The chocolate blondie is by far my fav. I also love their dining options, but it seems this location in particular is going downhill fast. The service, wait times and quality of the food is just not what it used to be. The staff is not terrible by any means, but anytime you see a group... More 

Thank TrinaB437

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8700 Jw Clay Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28262-8471
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Charlotte>  > University City North
  • Neighborhood: University City North
  • Phone Number: 704-548-9219

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?