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2810 5th Ave S, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-5559
+1 515-576-7881
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good20%
  • Average25%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
2810 5th Ave S, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-5559
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Arrived at 6:30 p.m. only had to wait for 30 minutes for a table of 14. place was very busy. when waitress come to take orders, I asked her if the red spaghetti, marinara sauce had tomatoe pieces in the sauce, as I cannot have...More

Thank djs3337
Reviewed 15 February 2018

The food was very good and the service was good as almost every table was full. Server made us feel like our business was important to him.

Thank doty42
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Ribs were very good. Salad good. Price was right. Had soup on an earlier occasion, and very creamy. Applebees is a known entity, and food always good.

Thank Donna Q
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Had a quick meal here at the bar after arriving in town late in the evening. Staff were friendly and there was a nice atmosphere at the bar.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

I went to Applebee’s at lunch time. I used the much time menu option. It was 10 dollars for two very small servings. If you want to eat small this is for you. Then upon checking my bill there was an additional 1.99 added to...More

Thank tunsis007
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Like many people, we visit Applebee's several times a year. I've been watching their ads on tv and the steaks look so good, so I thought I'd try one. Really good! The herb garlic butter on top was very good, as it wandered over to...More

Thank whereintheworld2
Reviewed 10 October 2017

First issue was us asking for a booth. Guy looks around, sees 4 empty ones and asks if a table is OK. Again, another request for a booth. Guy looks around again and sees a table with a booth chair on one side, regular chairs...More

Thank David Z
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We visit Applebee's several times a year. The appetizers are delicious, especially the artichoke dip. My favorite is the Oriental Salad. Easy to find.

Reviewed 15 February 2017

We were shopping on fort Dodge and when lunch time came we were close to Appelbees so we thought we would eat lunch there and the special was bourbon steak so I ordered that with garlic potato's and a cup of French onion soup the...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Dropped in for dinner to go! Had a drink at the bar while we waited and watched the Pro Bowl festivities. Husband loved his Bloody Mary!

Thank Pynappl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2810 5th Ave S, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-5559
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Fort Dodge
  • Phone Number: +1 515-576-7881
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