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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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BTR
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had their quick luncheon special of hamburger, French fries and drink for under $10. Our food arrived in nine minutes! Food and service was excellent. Several management staff stopped by to see how we were doing.

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Thank Thyra
Prattville, Alabama
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This location has some serious issues which need to be taken care of, because this location really makes the brand look bad. To begin with, when staff are on a break, they should be in a break room in the back, not sitting at a table in the restaurant itself. The wait staff need to keep their language clean, as... More 

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Thank DannyW198569
Decatur, Alabama
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90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The food was not acceptable and management needs additional training. When it is time to close do your self a favor and just close don't serve OLD food. I will never eat here again. Thanks for your time.....

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Thank SMASON827
Hoover, Alabama
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My visit to this Applebee's was okay. We got there during the half-off appetizer time frame and decided to order two appetizers to start our meal. The spinach cheese dip was good - the chips tasted like they needed salt and were very thin. They kept breaking off in the dip but that made eating it kind of an adventure... More 

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Thank Peggy D
York, Nebraska
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 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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Thank ShadowChaser55
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
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140 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 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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148 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 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 ConnieH35
2 reviews
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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Reviewed 30 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
Reviewed 29 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

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?