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$$ - $$$American, ,
1395 Associates Dr, Dubuque, IA 52002-2262
+1 563-583-3131
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“ribs” (4 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
“burger” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1395 Associates Dr, Dubuque, IA 52002-2262
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit here. It is what every basic Applebees has to offer. We had good serve and would come again.

Thank melfred_20
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Came in around 8 pm. No waiting to be seated . Good atmosphere. Drinks and food came quickly. Friendly Staff. I would recommend.

Thank dellssvs
Reviewed 7 May 2017

food portions were smaller than I expected. sat at the bar and was hard to engage the bartender to talk even late at night in an empty restaurant. overall an average meal with mediocre service.

Thank pinksurfer69
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We ate at the bar. Service was slow but friendly. I like the appetizers better than any meal I've had.

Thank Go2FunFood
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Upon entering, we were courteously greeted and seated immediately. Waitress promptly took our drink orders, consisting of 2 waters with lime, and a root beer for our son. Drinks came quickly. Felt somewhat rushed to place order, as menu is extensive. My wife and I...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Went to Applebee's because we received gift cards for Christmas. The portion sizes for the sides of fries were tiny. I got the ribs and they were OK. Our waiter was fantastic and on top of things.

Thank Reeda C
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Lunch was busy. We ordered the two for twenty. Caesar salads were yummy, lettuce was fresh and plenty of dressing. My entree of chicken strips was not what I expected. Small strips were more an appetizer size than entree size, but were tasty. Honey mustard...More

Thank C O
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We were traveling with our dog and the temperatures in the area didn't allow us to leave the dog in the car for dinner so we took advantage of their carryout option. They were quick and efficient. The server noticed one item had been left...More

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Thank Barb B
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went for dinner our first night in town, as we had gift cards. It's been years since I've been to an Applebee's (as I got sick afterwards), but my husband went to one recently and said it was good. I got...More

Thank Maureen R
Reviewed 18 July 2016

My son's favorite restaurant. I find it hit or miss. This time it was a hit. We had the pub burger and the brunch burger. Both were excellent. Kids enjoyed their meals. Service was excellent this visit.

Thank Jen M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1395 Associates Dr, Dubuque, IA 52002-2262
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-583-3131
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