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2414 Lincoln Way, Clinton, IA 52732-7208
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Louisville, Kentucky
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170 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

We like to eat here because it's close to the hotel where we stay. Started out with Blue Moon's. We both had the new wood fired grilled meat. My wife had the chicken bowl with mashed spuds and I had the thick cut pork chop, cooked medium. Everything was fantastic.

Thank Clarence D
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We at dinner there after a long day of traveling. We had good service and good food. The Olympics were on every channel and we got to enjoy some swimming. Nice family restaurant.

Thank Jennifer T
Scottsdale, Arizona
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54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

We decided to have a sit down dinner before going to the movies. I had not been to an Applebees in 10 years as I am not normally a fan. The hostess seated us promptly and the waitress came to the table within 5 min of our arrival. The menu had quite a few different options. I choose something bland... More 

Thank mzona18
Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2015

Service was outstanding, but the menu is generic Applebee's. Has a bad beer selection. Food is a heart attack waiting to happen, but for most in Clinton that might be welcome.

Thank Geoff0404
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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537 reviews
369 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 460 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

This is like Applebees everywhere in the USA (or at least ones that I have been to) with same set up, same menu and same general ambience – clean, decent menu, reliably pleasant food but all a bit boring and repetitious. Here the food was as expected – nice but without being anything special (perhaps what you might expect from... More 

Thank malabarfly
Boulder City, Nevada
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328 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2015 via mobile

I don't really like Applebees that our main courses are not very flavorful however their desserts are to die for. For example I have the apple pie hence the reason Applebees and I really enjoy the pie it was creamy it was very sweet and perfectly season.

Thank Prinster A
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268 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

It is hard to go wrong with an Applebee's in any town. The food was good, menu varied and catering to most tastes and diets it seems. Service was good, prompt and friendly...what more can you ask for?

Thank Ppaintguy
Townsend DE
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2015

We went late for dinner and got great food, great service and great atmosphere. All the servers were fun and helpful. We mixed together some appetizers and had a great late night snack!

Thank barbsamson
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2015

The service was fantastic and we got our dinners surprisingly quick, but the food just didn't cut it! I'm a bit of an Applebee's fan and this was definitely one of the worst Applebee's I've been at. The food was edible, but I can't say I would go back.

Thank Mini H
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

I had three cheese chicken penne. Husband had Fiesta Lime Chicken. Plus we had onion rings as appetizers gave 20 onion rings way too many. Got a balloon dog from Wednesday night clown.

Thank Mikmar22

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2414 Lincoln Way, Clinton, IA 52732-7208
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clinton
  • Phone Number: 563-242-0279

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