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Applebee's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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5908 18th St E, Ellenton, FL 34222-2907
+1 941-722-7100
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Liberty
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great! Service was great! Very clean. Parking was a little awkward getting into the parking lot but otherwise fine.

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Thank Paul P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after having visited the outlet mall across the street. The kids were hungry so we asked to get their food asap but after quite a long wait for ours appr 5-10mins before theirs, which I disliked. Otherwise the food was tasty and the price for the kids meal was 0.99$. Family friendly atmosphere.

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Thank Bibo E
Ellenton, Florida
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat here often! Its always busy! The food is always good. Service is top notch. I recommend it as a place to eat with friends. Sports TV , good-size drinks and the meals are good sized. I have always been greeted, and served with broad smiles . Conveniently located south of 301, just East of I-75. Try it, you'll... More 

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Bodegraven
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here a couple of times, being conveniently located across the outlet mall. Selection changes from time to time. Staff was friendly and the quality of the food is good.

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Thank Blok
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Me & my boyfriend went to this restaurant tonight & got the WORST meals ever. I ordered the 4 cheese Mac & cheese with chicken tenders. I think they mistakenly spilled sugar in it because it was way too sweet. I wasn't expecting this to be a sweet dish because Mac & cheese isn't supposed to be sweet. My boyfriend... More 

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Hawick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Stopped by here after a hard days shopping in Ellenton outlets which are just across the street. Its like any other Applebees or Chili's restaurant. Well laid out and well decorated.The food and service was second to none. We all had soup starters which was delicious. Our mains were all deliciously presented by our lovely waitress. Highly recommended.

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Thank cujimeScotland
Palmetto, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Monday's at Applebee's are great! $7 burgers (any one of them on the menu). Also, drinks are buy one, get one free. The atmosphere is quiet, for a chain restaurant. We usually eat at the bar because we can summon the bartender anytime we need him/her. Quiet enough to carry on a conversation. Food is consistently good. There is one... More 

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Thank Robert B
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

I stayed at the Sleep Inn in Ellenton, and this Applebee's was within walking distance. Good service and your typical Applebee's selections.

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Thank YvettesGirl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

They have Karaoke and it is very fun watch. The food is great and the of French Onion Soup. The appetizers are great. Service is good as well. The only down is the try to rush you. You can not even get four bites of what the brought you and the next course is in front of you. I like... More 

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Thank Ben T
Ellenton, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

The bartender is always smiling the beer is cold is the appetizers are delicious. 2 for 1 drinks and half price appetizers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5908 18th St E, Ellenton, FL 34222-2907
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Ellenton
  • Phone Number: +1 941-722-7100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?