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Applebee's
Ranked #13 of 87 Restaurants in Emporia
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed April 23, 2012

the waitress was very friendly and the food was excellent!

Thank Janelle S
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Reviewed January 10, 2012

We stayed in Emporia (VA) overnight on our way to Florida...We wanted a place to eat a quick meal and looked at a review that suggested Applebees....This was one of the worst eating experiences I have had in a long time....
When we got there the hostess was busy cleaning the tables....and obviously could not cope with all the people who were waiting to be seated...She was not very hospitable...and never acknowledged anyone waiting- When we were eventually taken to our seats, the waiter kept us waiting for ten minutes....We waited another 25 minutes for our salad and quesadilla....we waited another five minutes after asking the waiter more than twice for some knives and forks....
The food was sub-standard. Very disappointing, as one would expect a large chain like this to have proper staff training....and maintain some sort of quality standards....Cost cutting went a bit too far...They should either get more staff or reduce their floor space! There was also no sign of any Manager .....

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Thank J9M
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Reviewed January 4, 2012

service was below average; had to ask multiple times for the guacamole i had requested to go w/ the fajitas...and the fajita meat was tough and barely edible.

Thank kristinmarie78
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Reviewed December 30, 2011

Just passing through on way back from holidays...thought it would be good, but was wrong. Service was very poor -- and the place was only half full. The food came out cold and lacked flavor. Even my young children did not like it...and they are easy to please. Worst experience ever. I know it is not a 5 star place but I do expect better. Will not likely return. Just because you are less expensive does not mean that quality and service should suffer.

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Thank soochx
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Reviewed August 15, 2011

Our server was very attentive and anticipated our needs insteading of us asking, the Manager Jeff was very mice and friendly. The foold was hot and did not deliver the next course until we were done with the current one. Thanks for a wonderful expereince!

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Thank Diane P
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