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1331 Us Highway 72 E, Athens, AL 35611-4405
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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: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Business Dinner

Very good food, typical of the chain , service was excellent, waitress was fantastic, very nice, and you could tell she liked her job. I would definitely visit there again .

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 18, 2015
Shawn B
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

Very good food, typical of the chain , service was excellent, waitress was fantastic, very nice, and you could tell she liked her job. I would definitely visit there again .

Thank Shawn B
St Louis
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

We arrived 2 hours before closing but it seemed like the manager wanted to close early. We both had soup and and appetizer. The soup was lukewarm:( Lukewarm french onion soup is not yummy in my opinion. The manager was going around turning off all the remote screens at each table that allowed games, specials and ordering. The waitress breath... More 

Thank StLouisWalt
Athens, Alabama
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Wonderful burgers made to order! If you need a big juicy burger with a flare, pick Applebees! We love a quick lunch here or late dinner!

Thank Brenda F
New Orleans, Louisiana
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39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

Wow...never had a steak that difficult to cut and eat. The odd thing was the toppings of Parmesan cheese, garlic and shrimp made an otherwise unpalatable meal tasty.

Thank bthor76
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

I like this restaurant because it has lots of choices on the menu. If you are gluten intolerant they can serve you.

Thank Pruddy
Athens, Alabama
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

The food sucks, staff sucks and the place has sucked both times I went. I don't understand why everytime I go past it there is always alot of cars there..

Thank youknowit19
Saint Marys, Ohio
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

This restaurant was next to the motel. It was small but our waitress was very nice and did a great job. Thanks Brandie! Food was good.

Thank Annie801
Clearwater, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Very friendly staff busy but great service and food. After bad motel checked into Best Western and Applebees pulled us through

Thank afraid2015
Reynoldsburg, Ohio
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

We went there with some friends. Although the restaurant was very busy, we did not have to wait long to be seated. The staff was friendly, but the service was not exceptional beyond showing us to our table after a short wait. The menu provided much to choose from, and the prices were reasonable. The highlight of the night was... More 

Thank steve6236
Madison, Alabama
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Applebees is always consistent food, service, convenience,etc. my favorite is the Oriental Chicken Salad and the French Onion Soup. Their appetizers are my favorite. Good family place. Menu for all

Thank LeighChristian1

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1331 Us Highway 72 E, Athens, AL 35611-4405
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: 256-233-4430

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 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?