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Applebee's

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American, Bar
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5070 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97306-1022
(503) 364-1775
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Salem, Oregon
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good,I had southwestern steak salad. The steak was a bit tough but had excellent flavor, the salad was very large and varied content. Was absolutely delicious. My wife had crusted shrimp with fries and cole slaw. Las lots of shrimp which she really enjoyed. The waitress was friendly, energetic, and attentive to every ones needs. Was a... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

The choices for reduced-calorie meals are honestly so good that we can't figure out why people order the regular meals! Other than being too salty, the diet meals are a terrific alternative to cooking at home while trying to get rid of a few pounds!

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Thank Nancy F
Donnelly, Idaho
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

Business meeting, orders onion rings, cheese sticks, marginal but edible. Perfect Margarita was less than but there was a lot of it. Ribeye steak was full of fat - and I like fat - gristle and little flavor, red rose potatoes were okay but seemed over done, the broccoli was great if it were on a veggie plate with dip... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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583 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

A full restaurant and short wait. The service was prompt and food specials were a bargain although tasting pretty ordinary.

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Thank dennisjoanna
Ladner, Canada
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180 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

We always enjoy Applebee's, and the food is always good. This place was no exception, except that the waitress was very busy, and never came back to ask how we were doing. We felt a little neglected.

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Thank TannisRob
Silverton, Oregon
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Sitting at the bar here is always fun. The Perfect Margarita is a hard-to-beat drink. This is a good chain restaurant with reliable food and beverages, nothing fancy, but you know what to expect. The oriental chicken salad is a favorite and is on their two for $20 menu-two entrees and an appetizer. For our appetizer, we enjoy the tortilla... More 

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Thank Florence B
loira74
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110 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We go here on occasion, mostly because it usually pleases everyone and it's close. Parking lot is a nightmare as spaces are too small and ends with a brick wall that's makes it impossible to turn around. Now, on all the tables are these tablet-like gizmos. The allow you to order your food and pay for your food. They also... More 

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Thank loira74
Cut Bank, MT
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157 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Am so enjoying the amazing service at the Applebees in OR. We've been to 2 so far that have really blessed us - we aren't used to that good, quick or friendly service at an Applebees! Food was good as always and we loved the staff - friendly, efficient AND fun!

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Thank bonniebo40
Olympia, Washington
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We arrived a little later, due to traveling and needing to rest a bit after our day. The mac and cheese i had was good but the beer could have been colder. We sat in the bar and our waitress was pretty attentive at first once we ordered the special, she seemed to not show up as much.

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Thank LaDonna G
Salem, Oregon, United States
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63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Applebee's offers a Quesadilla Burger which is really quite good. Instead of a hamburger bun they use grilled flour tortillas and add a little salsa to spice things up.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5070 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97306-1022
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: (503) 364-1775

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