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Applebee's

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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2933 John Hawkins Pkwy, Hoover, AL 35244-1095
+1 205-444-1102
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York, Nebraska
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I was hoping being on vacation that this Applebee's would be better than back home. My hopes were dashed very quickly after getting my food. My steak was so overdone (I ordered it medium) that I could hardly cut it. I also said no onions or mushrooms...the steak was laying on a bed of them. Our waiter didn't even come... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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134 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Our server, Cindy, was great. She was friendly and prompt. She was very busy and when our food came up, the other servers brought the food. They really helped each other and it did not go unnoticed. Food was good -DH had ribs, I had steak - both were good. Mac and cheese is awesome!

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Thank Robin S
calera, al
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139 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

There were 5 women in our group and we all ordered different things. The spinach/shrimp salad, French onion soup, and chicken quesedillas were great!

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Thank Connie H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

Really enjoyed the food and the server was really nice and didn't have to send any food back. everything was great.

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Thank Sheena H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

My family arrived during lunchtime. It's about the 3 red time we have been here in about a year, and the last 2 experiences were not good, but decided to give it another try, before writing a bad review. The carpet was filthy and you can smell it when you walk in. (I think carpet should be against health regulations... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

I ordered my steak well well done and it was medium rare. The wings barely had sauce on them. Overall it was ok.

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Thank Jeanetta C
Hollywood
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

We visited this restaurant four different times over a period of two weeks, getting takeout for our nearby hotel room. Each time, the service was excellent, food was properly prepared and very good. Over the visits we tried 2-3 salads, meat entrees, fish and chips (twice!) - and all were very satisfying. Great job, guys!

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Thank Brian C
Hoover, Alabama
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344 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

We enjoyed a nice lunch, although our server Kierra could have done more to find a commonality and build a rapport with us she was very friendly and hospitable. The burger was very good and the French fries seasoned and served at proper temperature. Kudo's to Applebee's for their excellent support of veterans. For 2.00 you can enjoy an excellent... More 

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Thank Haddon P
Clarksdale, Mississippi
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Customer service was great, food was hot, and very good. Wait time was not long. Server told you all the great food that was on the menu. She smiled the whole time she waited on you.

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Thank vcoley16
Bessemer, Alabama
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

They are very slow, At waiting on people. I sat there for 15 minutes waiting on someone to come to my table... Finely after I was about to leave some one came to my table... The food could have been hotter and better but it was ok I will not be back any time soon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2933 John Hawkins Pkwy, Hoover, AL 35244-1095
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hoover
  • Phone Number: +1 205-444-1102

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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?