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Applebee's

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1331 Us Highway 72 E, Athens, AL 35611-4405
256-233-4430
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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
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were staying at the hotel next-door to Applebee's so decided to have dinner here. It was super crowded, but the staff was very friendly despite having a lot of issues with their computer system. The food was typical of any Applebee's you would go to. We got a 10% discount for staying at the best Western next-door.

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Thank Kaylee J
Lehigh Acres, Florida
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

disgusting! walked by the kitchen and watched a cook drop a quesadilla on the very black dirty disgusting floor and put it right back on the plate..... i waited and watched and the server serve it to a table. went to the bathroom and when i came out saw the customer eating it but didnt have the heart to tell... More 

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Thank bethany1982
Edgemont, Arkansas
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115 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dave the waiter needs to reconsider occupations. We were there an hour and 3 minutes, and i got no refills on water, and only 2 drinks...the second I flagged him down and asked for another, or apparently i wasn't going to get one. He had a problem multi-tasking, and upon our observations, the rest of his tables were having problems... More 

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Thank 65MaryMc
Athens, Alabama
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I ordered the 6 oz. sterloin steak med rare. It had about a third with grizzle. The green been side was heated but not sauted long enough, the service was good but that was about it.

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Thank Michael L
Indianapolis, Indiana
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

The food was good and our order was correct. It's exactly like every other Applebee's. The service was a little slow but not terrible. We stayed at The Holiday Inn Express across the parking lot so it was just a small stroll across the lot.

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Thank HermitCrabby
Danville, Il
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

I'm watching my calories and I appreciate the calorie counts listed. It is nice that they have a great variety of foods the fit into the healthy range. I ordered a meal salad but could have had a full steak meal all within a reasonable calorie count. Our service was very good and we enjoyed our time there.

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Thank saucitart
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25 reviews
12 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 .

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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 

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Thank StLouisWalt
Athens, Alabama
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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!

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Thank Brenda F
New Orleans, Louisiana
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39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 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.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?