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275 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203
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Ranked #674 of 1,393 Restaurants in Milwaukee
Cuisines: American
Most recent review
- Sep 3, 2014
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Lime Springs, Iowa
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We ended our evening of exploring Milwaukee with an ice cream shooter at Applebee's. it was not a huge order, but the staff made our time there great fun! For being late in the evening they were so full of energy and fun that it was the perfect way to end our evening in Milwaukee.

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Jerome, Idaho
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48 reviews 48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Got there very late (the other places we wanted to eat were closed!) and were able to take advantage of the variety and quality of many menu items. Staff was willing to split meals and split checks. Food was delicious, though not always exactly as ordered or described by the menu. This was a very popular restaurant on a Friday... More

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East Moline, Illinois
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

When we first saw that there was an applebees right near our hotel, we were excited. We walked in and it was really empty, which should have been a warning, but we didn't know what we were getting ourselves into. It took a little bit to be seated, but I wasn't too bothered by that. As we were walking to... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
161 reviews 161 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Applebee's is Applebee's. Generally no surprises with the menu. This one has a very convenient downtown location and, when I was there at least, did a brisk take out service. I'm guessing that this is a function of proximity to many downtown hotels. That's why I was there and I got what I wanted from take out: It was ready... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013 via mobile

Came in for lunch around noon and there was about 5 people in the restaurant. I asked for a sprite or Sierra mist and I was advised by the waitress who was training that they did not have sprite "today." So I ordered a unsweetened tea instead. Moving along... My friend and I ordered from the 2 for $20 menu.... More

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Top Contributor
165 reviews 165 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Would not recommend this place for food, although it is in a prime location it lacks direction, waitresses with attention to the customer, and the food tasted precooked. not worth it

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

I wish we like this Applebee's, but the confused and disorganized service was annoying. Given the location, this place should be a gold mine, but it seems to be poorly managed. The music was unnecessarily loud. Even though we would spend half of what we spend at Mo's down the street, we'll not be back.

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Prospect Heights,
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

The young lady who waited on us was prompt and courteous. The appetizer sampler plate was enormous. I had 2 margaritas and they were delicious.

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Corozal Town, Belize
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Good food, good service, friendly servers, an overall great dining experience, within walking distance of the downtown Milwaukee district.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

This was the ABSOLUTE WORST EXPERIENCE I EVER HAD IN A RESTAURANT! SERIOUSLY!!! After our food arrived at the restaurant, they turned the music incredibly high! It was so loud I literally couldn't think or enjoy my food. I felt like I couldn't even taste it anymore. Not only was that obnoxious, but when I asked our server Josh to... More

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