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5503 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-5858
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good deal on Burgers

The wait staff was super nice and we happened upon a day where all burgers were $5! Very yummy food, especially for the price!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
Bonnie P
Hamilton, Michigan
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Bellevue, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

I and family members went into Applesbee's last night for supper.When we got seated the manager came over to our table,i was wearing my US Navy cap to inform me of the Veteran Day free meal Nov11th.When i explained thank you for letting me know,but due to my wife having surgery that day we wouldn't make it in, immediately she... More 

Thank Mike B
Cleveland, Ohio
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

This is a nice clean place to take the kids to eat. Even just to take a date. Staff are very polite and very friendly. They are always asking if you are okay and if you need anything else. It is very open and very clean. Even the bathrooms are very clean.

Thank DPYBrown
Level Contributor
10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here on our way home from Put-in-bay. Fast service and our waitress Rachelle R. was friendly and attentive. Definitely an asset to this restaurant.

Thank AngieReynolds
Sandusky, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

Food wasn't much to rave about. Had order for 9pm got it at 915pm then had to go back to get cole slaw that was missing and had 2 dinners with baked potatoes but only received 1 set of utensils after I had to return nobody even offered a soft drink or anything even while I waited 15mins past the... More 

2 Thank Mhess44
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Fantastic service. I needed coffee desperately and our server brought it right after we orderded. Food was good and again the service was amazing

Thank MamaSuSu
Indianapolis, Indiana
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We decided to eat here, because it was close to the hotel we stayed at. The restaurant was packed so they asked if we wanted to stay in the added on addition to the building, which was fantastic. The service was great, and the food was delicious as well. They had corn hole boards set up outside, which was cool... More 

Thank TheFan_25
Hamilton, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

The wait staff was super nice and we happened upon a day where all burgers were $5! Very yummy food, especially for the price!

Thank Bonnie P
East Grand Rapids, Michigan
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

Well the food was great lori our waitress was super friendly and on top of things! The worst thing was watching a waitress who was on shift kiss her boyfriend or husband. I felt like that was disturbing. Everytime the manager walked by she acted like she was busy and then right back sitting with him. Im sorry but i... More 

1 Thank mommaof4babies
Frederick, Maryland
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119 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Applebees was conveniently located right next to our hotel (Sleep Inn), and after a long day at Cedar Point, it was worth it not to have to drive anywhere else. The food was good, the restaurant was clean and the service was excellent. Prices seemed to be higher than the Applebees back home, but this is a tourist town, so... More 

Thank piercetd
Sandusky, Ohio
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I call in and order carry-out every now and again from this location and the food is always fantastic! Staff is always friendly and professional. We'll be back!

Thank Allyson D

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5503 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-5858
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Sandusky
  • Phone Number: 419-627-2777

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
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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