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9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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62 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've dined here quite a few times, but not anymore due to a having issues the last few times we visited. Staff is courteous and location is very convenient.

Thank CltGirl129
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here after church. I found Applebee's to be friendly and a good experience. We were seated right away and our server was friendly and proactive in making sure we had everything we needed. Rather rare on a Sunday to be quickly taken care of. Defiantly will visit here again.

Thank georgeestes
Charlotte, North Carolina
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103 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Love this place for taking clients to lunch. Fast, close to freeway and always good. They wait on you without rushing you at lunchtime. I go there about once a month

Thank James M
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

The wings are great! The service was fast and they were courteous. I recommend this restaurant for a quick bite.

Thank chris b
Poughkeepsie, New York
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Since Applebee's is a chain and it's pretty much the same all over, we knew we could trust this restaurant to please us. We had been to this location once before and we liked it so decided to give it another try. We really enjoyed our food so much and the garlic mashed potatoes are to die for. The wait... More 

Thank poughzp
knoxville, TN
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206 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Applebee's is not one of my go to places. However the location of this one was convenient while I was traveling. Wow, the food was good. I wanted something low calorie. The bartender recommended a dish. It was great. The atmosphere was upbeat as well. The bartender was friendly, engaged in conversation with all of the patrons. I would recommend... More 

Thank Traveler672
Mint Hill NC
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

We had not been here in awhile and decided to try it again. The menu was a lot different and more healthy friendly than before. The appetizers or small bites were very good and filling. Enjoyed the new and improved menu

Thank CoffeeQueen0521
Clinton, South Carolina
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

I had a bad experience with the food, it came out the burger was hot but fries were ice cold, server was not the greatest to deal with.

Thank mehasskills
Spanish Fort, Alabama
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Service was great and good was well prepared and delivered quickly. Waiter kept a good eye on drink refills. Overall a really good experience!

Thank sfmom15
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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76 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 10, 2016

The chrispy chicken with onion straws, over top of garlic mashed potatoes with gravey was a really nice new dish, also the steak with onion sautaed and mushrooms was a very good new dish.

Thank Art D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Dining on a budget
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 - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Matthews
  • Phone Number: 704-845-1599

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