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) #16 of 59 Restaurants in Clive $$ - $$$ American, ,
11410 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7031
+1 515-222-9474
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  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
11410 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7031
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my last dinner out on my drive back to Ontario from my book signing in LA. I stopped at the Econo Lodge in Urbandale and found one of my favorite restaurants, Applebee's, nearby. Like Denny's, I love this chain because they are always...More

Thank AuthorCMelanson
Reviewed 30 May 2017

This was convenient to our hotel, but all the food was dry and overcooked. There was a large group dining there, so it was very noisy, and they originally seated us right by the large group, even though the restaurant was not crowded.

Thank PracticalTraveler09
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Staff was very enjoyable and handled a party of 20 with ease. Great service and friendly atmosphere. Would definitely return.

Thank Jamie A
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We like their 2 for $20 specials...pick one appetizer to share, and one entree each for two people. Daughter had side Caesar salad (she said the Parmesan shreds were too big) and I had garden with Italian dressing. I had the broiled chicken with lime,...More

Thank HKeyho
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Service was great and the food was hot and very good. Will be back the next time in town, which will be in March.

Thank DawnRM1
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Obviously not built to be fine dining, but come on. How can food fresh out of the kitchen be so "not hot" and dry (ribs & chicken). I ate here a couple of times during stay at hotel a couple of doors down, and it...More

Thank Warren J
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We stopped here with another family for dinner during a trip for a sporting event. The place was busy but service was prompt, drinks were refilled quickly, the food was good as always and we were pleased with the visit!

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Started with a beer and cheese pretzels as appetizers then continued on with our entrees. The server was awesome she drives over an hour away to come to work the food was hot and prepared properly definitely a return visit is do!

Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had the 2 for $20 combo with spinach dip appetizer and 3-cheese grilled chicken pasta. The spinach dip was good, but not plentiful. The pasta looked delicious, but was swimming in such a thin, milky sauce that I had to ask for a spoon...More

Thank Mel M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

In my opinion Applebee's is a "middle of the road" restaurant and all are about the same with a few exceptions. We stay at a hotel next to this one so we usually have a few drinks and get our food to take back to...More

Thank realdon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11410 Forest Ave, Clive, IA 50325-7031
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Clive
  • Phone Number: +1 515-222-9474
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