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9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
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4 of 5 stars 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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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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199 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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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75 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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
Charlotte, North Carolina
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

This was one of the worst experiences at a restrurant and I cannot understand why. The await was long. Vey few people here and the food was awful. I am at a loss to know what the problem was .Not an experience I want to have again.

Thank love56
Gurnee, Illinois
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195 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Overall this was a good Applebee's. Service was better than I anticipated. Menu has been updated so a bunch of new things to choose from. Ate the Asian salad. It was very tasty. For me its always a must that a restaurant and it's menus be clean and they were.

Thank Michael G
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Called in as it was one of the few within walking distance of hotel. Good welcome, nice enough place, food OK, not great, but what do you expect. Made to feel welcome, which is good. In the area, give it a go.

Thank Cymru13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
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?