We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
870 N. Lee Highway, Lexington, VA 24450
540463-2306
Website
Today
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

163 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 157: English reviews
Bangor, PA
Level Contributor
22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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 

Helpful?
Thank Michele T
Sebastian, Florida
Level Contributor
46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for dinner during a torrential thunder storm. Staff was quick and friendly. Food was excellent. Had to wait a few extra minutes because they were making a fresh batch of soup and it wasn't ready yet. Well worth the wait. Rain stopped as I paid the check.

Helpful?
Thank Sue G
North Carolina
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When in town we have brought large groups of people with us and found the service and food to be very good. They are accommodating and have a good selection on the menu.

Helpful?
Thank jvt778
Level Contributor
59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Really like the updated menu great selections. Had the maple salmon, wife had the American burger both we were excellent. Service was great!

Helpful?
Thank Randykunath
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Was very pleased with the service , staff was very friendly and proficient. The new updated menu was very pleasing I had the maple mustard salmon with grilled vegetables and sweet potato was excellent combination and very tasteful! Wife had the American burger the onions are mixed in the burger and a little over powering the flavor. Otherwise great.

Helpful?
Thank Randy K
Nashville, Tennessee
Level Contributor
22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Our friends had eaten here 3 nights earlier and had a TERRIBLE experience. My friend and I thought we'd give it another chance to make sure it wasn't just dumb luck. It wasn't. It took at least an hour for our APPETIZER to arrive, it took 15 minutes to get my coffee, another 5 to get some sugar (I wound... More 

Helpful?
Thank kristyg007
Clemmons, North Carolina
Level Contributor
41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Applebee's never fails with their food but it seems their portions are getting smaller. Or maybe I was just really hungry! I got the grilled chicken, Mac & cheese & grilled veggies. Everything was really good. Service was acceptable.

Helpful?
Thank Shirley S
Millsboro, Delaware
Level Contributor
27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We stopped in to try and have a nice steak dinner after a day of being on the road and sight seeing. We were sadly disappointed. Our waitress forgot to put our appetizer in, and when she did it seemed to delay our entrees significantly. Then they brought us out the same appetizer a second time after we finished our... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Ashton B
Level Contributor
31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Their TO GO Staff was courteous and friendly and worked to get the order out on time. The food was good and plentiful.

Helpful?
Thank Rocky P
New Hampshire
Level Contributor
152 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Located next to the hotel we stayed at, it was nice to be able to walk to and from dinner. The food was good, there was beer on tap and service was above average. All in all a nice experience.

Helpful?
Thank Marty D

Travelers who viewed Applebee's also viewed

 

Been to Applebee's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $20
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 870 N. Lee Highway, Lexington, VA 24450
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: 540463-2306

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Applebee's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?