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) #86 of 110 Restaurants in Paramus $$ - $$$ American, ,
17 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-3601
+1 201-447-8813
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good33%
  • Average30%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible13%
3 weeks ago
“Just what you would expect”
4 weeks ago
“Surprisingly Good”
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
17 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-3601
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch with a friend. They had a decent lunch menu with interesting choices and the price was very good. Onion soup was surprisingly good, the rest of the food was okay, what you would expect from a chain restaurant.

Thank spoiledrotten1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in on a Sunday after years of staying away because of poor food quality. We had the two for $20 special. Boneless chicken wings for appetizer. Fiesta Lime Chicken and Chicken Capraze Salad. Everything including the service was very good. We did move from...More

Thank Traveler P
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We enjoyed a great dinner last night at the Paramus Applebee's. We arrived early and were seated immediately. We were greeted by Ray, our very friendly and efficient waiter. Ray took our drink orders and made sure we received the pricing benefit of Happy Hour....More

Thank 731johno
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The quality of the food and service was so bad here that even after a long discussion with the Acting Manager (one of the problems - no supervision or guidance) I declined to accept his offer of a complimentary dinner to compensate for the experience....More

Thank Bobbyduhon
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

my wife and I have visited many Applebee's in NJ this one is run better, has better staff, better atmosphere. It is good for quick lunch or dinner never had a problem with the food or service. The waitstaff is well versed on the menu...More

Thank Nick M
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My food was bad. As bad I had to run to the bath to throw up. My entrees came with hair on it. And she just take it off from my bill instead replace something. Charge me for some stupid game on their tablet I...More

Thank Jose Carlos F
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

It is a slow and kind a rushing around restourant , did some extra time to get a coffe and separately milk, but otherwise it's ok. Pasta happens to be near perfect ...

Thank FisherManGreg
Reviewed 6 February 2016

I live in Paramus NJ. I frequently eat at the local Applebee's I haven't in a couple of months and tonight I was deeply disappointed. First my wife order a Margarita that tasted anything BUT a margarita. Told the waitres and her responce was I...More

Thank Neighbor56
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

A party of 8 places a reservation 3 hrs before and waits 2 hours to get a table. Forgets to get our drinks. Food comes through continuous reminders-- gone unheard. Staff remain ignorant of waiting parties with reservation. Food tastes palpable. Bathroom troubles after the...More

3  Thank DickChappy
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I needed something for dinner, and wanted a healthy choice. I opted for the tilapia grilled. The first order came out with freezer burn and it looked inedible. I asked for the manager immediately and explained the situation. They took it back and tried again,...More

1  Thank Denise C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, 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 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus, NJ 07652-3601
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Paramus
  • Phone Number: +1 201-447-8813
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