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1125 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901-3126
+1 618-529-5715
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor34%
  • Terrible12%
4 weeks ago
“Service lacking”
Feb 10, 2018
“Good service, good food, and after 9:00 pm 1/2 price apps.”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1125 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901-3126
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Standard Applebees but the server we had was not very good. I actually had to leave a low tip as he was not there when needed. the glasses of water on the table was empty ofr 5 minutes and we had to waive our arms...More

Thank terryhd
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Always enjoy the menu here. The staff was very kind. Got there before 9:00 and the waitress kindly let me wait to place my order after 9:00 to get 1/2 price apps.

Thank Jimmy G
Reviewed October 2, 2017

Attending Family weekend at SIU, so we decided to treat the kids to Applebee's. We waited over 45 minutes to be served. We did not complain because we were visiting with our kids. We did mention it to the server, who did a good job,...More

Thank Ty L
Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Applebee's food is just glorified frozen dinner. Everything is pre-made, so no substitutions are possible, even simple ones like leaving off the cheese or not adding bacon to a salad. Don't eat here. There are better and cheaper options.

Thank LizzieTravelGirl13
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Started off with close to 5 minute wait to be seated. Been a while since we've eaten at Applebee's, but had a gift card so thought we give it a try again. Staff was friendly and attentive. Ordered the sirloin stir fry. My wife and...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed December 18, 2016

The great college life and atmosphere of dining on a budget. With the drink specials in full swing and that half price menu after 9pm Applebee's is where its at.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Initially our visit started with waiting at the front for several minutes. We were looked at multiple times by the wait staff, but never greeted, or told that anyone would come seat us. When we finally got seated, I noticed the same thing happened to...More

Thank colts2178
Reviewed August 24, 2016

I used to love going here for lunch when I was working. The boneless honey BBQ wings were one of my favorite appetizers. They are one of the reasons I have given this rating a 3. The other reason is their service. The staff and...More

Thank David T
Reviewed June 26, 2016

If you like raw chicken, this is your place. two of our group ordered chicken dishes and both were under cooked. When we complained, we were told that they always prepare chicken "medium". WHAT??? We sent it back and the second order was no better....More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed May 21, 2016

We went as a family on a Sunday for lunch there was about 13 of us and waited 45 minutes to be seated. We ended up leaving. We were told the policy for large groups had changed and we could not be seated when there...More

Thank sweet_becaj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
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 - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 E Main St, Carbondale, IL 62901-3126
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Carbondale
  • Phone Number: +1 618-529-5715
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