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Applebee's

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1519 W Harrison Ave, Harlingen, TX 78550-6067
956-425-5544
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
At Night

there is a 2 for $20 special which is a good deal. You can select and appetizer and choose two main dishes.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2013
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Rio Dulce Guatemala
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Port Isabel, Texas
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We stopped for a Quick light lunch. Their oriental chicken salad was delicious and the basil tomato soup as well. Our waiter Jacob was so nice it was a pleasant experience. We frequently stop at the Harlingen Applebee's and are usually well taken care of.

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Harlingen, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

After visiting Applebee's on Monday evenings for the burger and fries special, the service gradually got worse and worse. They increased the price last month and we thought we would hang in there as the burgers are really quite good. But after this past Monday, February 23rd, we will NOT be returning. Usually about 20 to 30 of us go... More 

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Port Isabel, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

On our way to the airport we stopped at the Harlingen, Texas Applebee's. My husband had the Thi salad and said he would go back to the chicken spinach salad. Personal choice. My daughter chose the pick two for lunch. Unfortunately the chicken in the Oriental salad and the sandwich arrived cold. Our waiter was exceptional. Returned it and brought... More 

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Harlingen, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Monday night special of burger and fries for $5.99 and PBR for $1.99 can't be beat. Look forward to Mondays every week now. A number of excellent burgers to choose from. I have tried three and so far loved them all. So far the triple bacon is my favourite but still have a couple I will try. I used to... More 

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Owen Sound, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We have always enjoyed this location for good food and service the last few years but this year on Monday evenings, they offer any burger off of their menu with french fries for $5.99. This week we arrived and were shown to our table. Our group consisted of two friends plus my wife and I. We ordered the triple bacon... More 

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Mercedes, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I hadn't been to an Applebee's for a long time as the food was just ok, but now, Such good food. Perfectly prepared, handled large crowd well. We will return !

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Rio Dulce Guatemala
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

there is a 2 for $20 special which is a good deal. You can select and appetizer and choose two main dishes.

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Harlingen, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I have never been a fan of Applebees food much and I was served a fly in margarita shaker. When I showed the waitress I guess she may have been embarresed or something but she acted like it didn't happen. So I was not to hapy with the problem or the reaction.

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Harlingen, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

After eating at Applebee's dozens of times in the past five years, we have finally given up. The food is mediocre and the kitchen is VERY slow. The wait staff is friendly, but the high turnover shows. And they cannot compensate for the very slow kitchen. Speaking of turnover, it seems that there is a new manager every few months... More 

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Rancho Viejo
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

This place sucked a big oone. Got so sick called the manager when I got home and he said too bad. Never will I go back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1519 W Harrison Ave, Harlingen, TX 78550-6067
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Harlingen
  • Phone Number: 956-425-5544

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?