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Applebee's

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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4483 US Highway 70 W, Kinston, NC 28504-7576
+1 252-233-0362
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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't normally frequent chain restaurants such as this, but was travelling and staying at nearby hotel. It was close and convenient to where we were staying. However, I soon realized why I usually eat at local establishments. Ordered online and arrive a couple of minutes after the confirmation said food would be available. Went with outside pick up option.... More 

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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Today was great..the waiter was on point every step, even when he brought out the salad with the overcooked steak he said they are cooking you a new steak as we speak and apologized for the error.

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Thank Maurice L
Kinston, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

This was the first dining experience I had in Kinston while enjoying the company of my new church family! It was very delicious and quite satisfying! I even got to play LIL mini games at the table while waiting to be served, so I would bring my kids here as well!

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Thank clue6iz1985
Bel Air, Maryland
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Had shrimp and chicken off the wood Fire grill menu. Moist and tasty. Wished that everything came out at once, though.. Nice crispy potatoes came out when chicken was gone. Personal peeve: sticky bar top, easily solved with cleaning. Plate actually got stuck on bar when bartender tried to remove it. Proof is in the cranberry stains on the bar-... More 

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Thank jay v
Baltimore, Maryland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

We had a large group which I know can be overwhelming but our waitress didn't smile, didn't tell us her name and messed the orders all up. You could tell that she wasn't interested in serving us or maybe she was having a bad day but it was not a pleasant experience. It was another large group right across from... More 

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1 Thank 807teresaj
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62 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a light dinner while in town on business. Was seated quickly in an empty restaurant. The empty restaurant at dinner time should have been the first clue. Waitress seemed nice while taking the order. Then, she was over us. My husband ate his entire dinner without a Pepsi refill. We watched the waitress sing happy birthday, chat... More 

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Thank Samantha H
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

Made the experience that both food and service were always very good. The menu card changes from time to time and brings new (positive!) surprises, but the beer is always cold :-)

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Thank bolli61
Emerald Isle, North Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

We arrived and seated promptly--then it was downhill from then on. Waitress was slow in taking our order and drink order was slow in arriving. My wife, myself and 2 grandchildren were in attendance. Another waitress stopped by and wanted to know if we had been served and where was our food. I told her we didn't know and had... More 

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1 Thank lovinbloom
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Service was great....came in after morning graduation with a party of 6.....appetizers great but by the time our lunch came out 2 of our orders were wrong...we all ordered off the 2 for $20 or 2 for $25. Side items came out wrong and my potatoes were not done when they brought them out the 2nd time. The waitress offered... More 

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Thank ninah114
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Not very clean or inviting to sit down and eat. Booth was torn up and taped back togeather. When we first got there the young guy seating us was as friendly as a grape fruit. Food was slow to come out and they were not even that busy. Not happy with this one as a am with others I have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4483 US Highway 70 W, Kinston, NC 28504-7576
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Kinston
  • Phone Number: +1 252-233-0362

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