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870 N Lee Hwy, Lexington, VA 24450-3725
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Lexington, Virginia
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97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 172 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This summer, my mother-in-law and I took my husband to Applebees to celebrate his birthday. We chose some items from the fire-grill menu. The food was good, just a little too grilled for my taste, but overall okay. I had a nice drink from the bar - a raspberry cosmopolitan! I have always been pleased with their cocktails. The restaurant... More 

2 Thank NancyLovesRehoboth
Danville, Virginia
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in after a horse show, and we were to tired to go far. The service was fine, our waitress very nice, and accomadateing. The food, we had three different meals were awful. I do not ever eat at fast food, or chain, but I must say the quality of food served was just poor.

Thank gentry42016
Conway, Arkansas
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112 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I only chose this place to eat because it was in the same lot with my hotel. Applebee's is ok but just not great. I think they are overpriced for what they offer.

Thank Walklady
Elkridge, Maryland
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Went there late after a wedding for drinks and apps. Food came out quickly and was good. Bartender was attentive. Restaurant and restrooms seemed clean.

Thank Corie C
Williamsburg, Virginia
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488 reviews
251 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

This place was a disappointment. It was fairly empty on a Wednesday afternoon, but service was still slow. That gave us plenty of time to look around. The ceiling tiles look stained and dirty and the carpets are pretty much the same. The food was typical Applebee's. Nothing special here.

Thank Crcb
Glen Mills
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

I guess since this establishment is next to a hotel and near the interstate most patronage are not repeats so service and food does not have to be up to par. We arrived at the hotel after the normal dinner hour so the place was not packed. Our waitress was friendly but not very attentive. They did not have the... More 

Thank peace1942
Shawnee, Kansas
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146 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

After a long day of driving, it was refreshing to be greeted by a friendly and helpful staff. The food was very tasty and the somewhat limited salad bar was crisp and cold. We felt welcome and very comfortable.

Thank ladybug512
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Skip this Applebee's. Very slow service. Staff doesn't help each other out or very friendly like so many other Applebee's we have been to.

1 Thank Mickey M
Halifax Region, Canada
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95 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

The hostess wasn't the friendliest person in the world, but to be fair, I was tired and cranky myself. Our waitress was realy nice though and she was very friendly My biggest issue was the game tablet that was on the table. My son had already started to use it to play a game before it was explained ti us... More 

Thank JenCanadian
Bangor, PA
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We have eaten at Applebee's before and figured what could go wrong. Just average bar food right? This location is not very good. It did not seem busy but we were hungry. Over seasoned and tasted like " old" oil. My husband had a hog something pulled pork but it did not look like pulled pork Needless to say I... More 

Thank Michele T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $20
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, 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 - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 870 N Lee Hwy, Lexington, VA 24450-3725
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: 540463-2306

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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?