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3000 Dial Dr, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7678
+1 712-366-1250
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
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“salad” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“minute wait” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3000 Dial Dr, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7678
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

Travelling through and walked over from the Fairfield. Had one of the chicken specials and was pleasantly surprised. Beer was cold after a long day on the road.

Thank Colonel_Butler
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

The service is horrible, getting different parts of our meal at the wrong time, not getting some food that was ordered at all. We are getting excuses after excuses. Our server is rude our food is like warm

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We enjoy Applebee's, which is near the Fairfield Inn and Suites where we stay when passing through the Council Buffs area each year. Although it is a chain operation the staff is warm friendly and accommodating. The food and beverages are good. We enjoy sitting...More

Thank mpower361
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Even though we didn't expect greatness we wwere pleasantly surprised at the particular Applebees. The service was great, the price was very good and the food superb.

Thank Glondalk
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Was there on a Friday night and it was busy but the service was friendly and had about a 15 minute wait so wasn't bad.

Thank 698michaelsr
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Love the variety of salads but seating is tight and noisier than I prefer. A great take out choice. Good bar and sports shown on tv.

Thank McFerrid
Reviewed August 21, 2017

disappointed in the menu selection but typical applebee's. the menu keeps changing and the prices for wine are not listed. the waiter has to go check on the prices when you ask for a particular wine. huh ???

Thank TexasTerry_12
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

although it did take a while for the food to come out, it was typical chain food, Applebee's style. we try to avoid them but had car troubles and were 'stuck'. the service was good; it did take 2 times of asking before they turned...More

Thank katebrymom
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Wow - what happened to this restaurant??? Ate there last week. Husband and I ordered a newer chicken entree. His was called maybe a Sante Fe and mine was a with mashed potatoes on the bottom balsamic vinegar drizzled on top and tomato and chese...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed June 2, 2017

John was my server and didn't know some things. Had to go check. Told me Angry Orchard was draw, and came back and had to go with bottle. Steak quesadilla were only ok, and thrown together quickly, poor presentation. Asked for a Crispy Chicken Salad...More

Thank Big_Jim_D
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May 29, 2016|
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Response from KATHRYN K | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if they take reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
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: 3000 Dial Dr, Council Bluffs, IA 51501-7678
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Council Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 712-366-1250
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