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24041 Southland Dr, Hayward, CA 94545-1500
510-782-1002
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch very poor service the server took my appetizer order brought it back never took the main course order until after we finished the appetizers no eating utensils or napkins had to asked for them very unpleasant visit.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Is generally ok.Food is decently cooked.Can get very busy and loud at peak times. Generally enjoy a meal here,but is fairly standard family dining experience.Try to avoid peak times,as waiting times are long,and is not always so enjoyable when very busy.

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Santa Maria
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

I had a business meeting there and it went well. I only needed water but the manager Michelle saw my meeting and made sure to keep checking. I have to say she was really happy and I can see how Applebee's is looking to expand. Nice place, I will be back.

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Puyallup, Washington
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

I can see why this restaurant is in trouble. The service was worse than bad and the food was okay. I put in a dessert order using their automatic system and it went to a black hole. It is a social time for the staff. I won't be back.

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Thank DelaneWolter
Saugus
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

The menu has changed since my last visit with some improvement, but still a formulaic restaurant. My chicken with maple bacon needed a little more flavoring.

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Thank edwardh39
Oakland, California, United States
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103 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Menu has changed completely, for the better. Small appetizers offered free, as examples of their new food. Good, tasty, inexpensive food. Burger was one of the best I've had; meat was tender and size was great. Chicken in the chicken caesar salad was perfectly grilled, served hot, and nicely seasoned. A far cry from the tired, standard fare I associated... More 

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Hayward, California
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Eat lunch here every week. Our server for over 10 years recently left for out of state but other servers doing great job too. Recommend the lime chicken. Never used the bar so no comment.

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Thank goodtrip888
Hayward, California
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376 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Came here awhile back and the service was sub par. This time the service improved. I much prefer to be seated at the high tables vs the booths. This place is ideal for sports enthusiasts – bar with multiple flat screen TVs. We placed our order of: Boneless Wings, Bourbon Street Chicken & Shrimp and Chicken Tenders Basket. Our food... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

There was three of us tonight. The dining room was not packed. A nice wait person greeted us right away and pleasantly took out order. Then we were served 2 or the 3 meals. Then it took 15min to get the last meal. The food was pretty good, but it was a little disjointed getting the last meal so late.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2009

Typical Applebee's, service depends on who you get but it is usally ok

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
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: 24041 Southland Dr, Hayward, CA 94545-1500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: 510-782-1002

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?