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American, Bar, Pub
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230 Arteva Dr, Lakeland, FL 33809-3509
+1 863-853-8400
09:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 00:00
Sat 09:00 - 02:00
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The chef's steaks are really recommandable. Two beers for the the price of one was a nice action. And the kids menu was in combo with an adult meal also surprisingly cheap. Friendly service, but the mensroom was horrible.

Thank OceanShark
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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149 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

ordered food was told 15 minutes waited 10 mins and walked over ( 5 mins ) went in they wondered why I was there and why did i not drive up ( told them I was at hotel next door when ordered ) hamburger fries and a shake they have to make the shake at the bar ? that took... More 

Thank WILLI1993
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A typical chain place. Foods good and comes quick. Can be very noisy. The menu and placards make one confused. Too many deals with some type of restrictions. The waitress had a nose ring..That's gross when trying to eat.

Thank Shirley m
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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171 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with 2 other couples for dinner with no expectations. Everyone raved about the quality of the food. One of the best burgers I've had in a while; my wife loved the salmon. Drinks we good, service was fine even though we had a trainee. A real surprise.

Thank EduardTravels
New York, United States
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Busy place but not a bad wait on a Saturday nite(30 min). Food was good, prices were reasonable. Service was ok, but staff was very busy

Thank Gary B
Lakeland, Florida
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My husband and I only go out to eat once a week and therefore we expect service.We are not snobs, nor demanding, but We do not expect to go into a restaurant, be seated and then be ignored. Completely. Funny when we were walked to our booth I said to hubby "look at the dirty tables." The restaurant was empty... More 

Thank firerunner1965
Dixon, IL
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228 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We were seated immediately and served quickly by an attentive waitress. Our food was hot and delicious. We chose not to use the electronic ordering device at our booth. We really appreciated that the printed menu gave us calorie information for each item listed, so we could make a more informed food choice.

Thank bearded_bard
Colton, California
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great food and very good service. This place is open until 2 am so is perfect if you arrive in town late or need a late night spot.

Thank Duane K
Baldwin, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Our hotel was right next to this restaurant and we had several meals here. A few that we took back to our room, but the ones that we ate there, we has a wonderful server by the name of Marco. If you are able to visit here, please request Marco - he will NOT disappoint you!

Thank Dougrnff
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

it is a applebee's . They are the same no matter. I was able to walk here from the hotel. Bahama Mama's were buy 1 get 2. Ordered the chicken breast and it was small figured it was going to be dried out but wasn't. Wish the portion was bigger. Other then that nothing different.

Thank jimmymac131

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Arteva Dr, Lakeland, FL 33809-3509
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Lakeland
  • Phone Number: +1 863-853-8400

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