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All 144 Matthews Restaurants


9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
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Matthews, North Carolina
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Applebee's in Matthews is predictable but consistently good in both food and service. Since she was 4, my granddaughter always asks for "Apples" when she has a choice. Their prices are also good.

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Dallas, Texas
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68 reviews 68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

First it's a chain so if it is average that's good, and above average would mean it has excellent service and something in food that set's it apart. This is like most Applebee's, so if you like Applebees you will probably think this one is OK, but not for me. Pro's - Located on Independence near several hotels (why I... More

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63 reviews 63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The food was Applebee's food. It was served promptly and fresh and hot. The servers were helpful and friendly. They even turned the music down when we asked.

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Charlotte, NC
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The fried pretzels in beer cheese were excellent. I would recommend coming back for that and drinking at the bar, then leaving. The food was nasty and tasted like it was frozen first, then microwaved. The kitchen area looked dirty as well. Applebee's needs to step it up in those areas to survive in this competitive market.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My friend and I were in there one day at lunch when a roach crawled across our table. If that wasn't bad enough, the manager acted like it was not a big deal. Did not offer us a discount on our food or anything. Just a to go box for food that the roach almost crawled into. Would never eat... More

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Miami, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Food was great.... Staff were great.... Truly enjoyed the atmosphere... Service was good and fast.....

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Madison, Mississippi
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69 reviews 69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Applebee's is a good food chain that seems to always give a good food product with moderate prices. I had the fried chicken salad, another had a burger and then another had a different salad. We all were full and liked the meal. Avg per person including tip was $12 at lunch on a Sunday.

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Matthews, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Whenever I visit this restaurant the food is always good and it doesn't matter what I order. Never had a problem with the waiter or waitress, I visit there every chance I get. The restaurant is always clean even the restroom. The manager on duty stop to chat a minute to see how everything is going and if the food... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The resturant was clean and the good was good. The service was a bit slow . Large menu and a good value. We would eat here again.

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Virginia, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Right next door to the Marriott Residence Inn--walked right on over. Friendly hostess and wait staff complimented the service. Great tasting food--excellent portion size. Prices were good for senior citizens/older adults on a limited budget.

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