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Applebee's

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American, Bar, Pub
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253 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6705
+1 570-822-5043
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11:00 - 00:00
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Stratham, NH
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I've stopped here for lunch on two occasions over the past three years on my way from here to there. Just off the interstate, it is a nice break for familiar food consistently prepared and served with a smile. I have not been disappointed in the fare. There is something on the menu for nearly everyone.

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Thank Beekah
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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115 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Nice variety on menu which includes deals like two for $20.00. Specality sandwich was very good. Love their sweet potato fries. Shrimp meals are also very good and worth the value.

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Thank Angie s
1 review
Reviewed 21 December 2016

At time of seating there were 3 of us.. We order our beverages , 1 pepsi, 1 ice tea and 1 coffee. The pepsi came to us very weak with hardly any syrup in it. Told server about i and was told he would bring another one which didn't come until we questioned him about it again. He replaced it... More 

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Thank Nancy L
Napanee
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83 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Went to this Applebees in Wilkes-Barre for dinner.We were welcomed and introduced to our server.She was very informative and animated,a pleasure.She recommended a couple of items and the drink of the day,all were very good and plentiful. You are the "Beth" in town to be sure.

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Thank roystoys
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Was passing thru on 81 and wanted a quick lunch. It was Sunday and the boneless wings were on special during football games. Do not recommend them...actually cannot say why. Just seemed like I was eating a mystery hunk of something. Otherwise the place is clean, friendly and busy. Just pass on the boneless wings.

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Thank Bobrom66
Bear Creek Twp., PA
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115 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the steak and potatoes and my son liked the chicken and potato meal. The food was good but we didn't see Tyra at this restaurant

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Thank savakirc
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Whenever I've stopped in Ive always sat at the bar. The bartenders are good. They are funny and knowledgable. Great spot to grab food and drinks after my night job. Love there cotton candy martini not sure what's it's called but they make it right in front of you and pour the liquor over cotton candy. The prices are decent... More 

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Thank Missy8705
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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87 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We eat at this Applebee's every time we are in Wilkes-Barre and we like to bring our family in when they are visiting from Michigan. We love Jon and try to get him as our server when we can. The food is always wonderful and comes out fresh and hot! We have never had a bad experience!!

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Thank Rebecca G
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117 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We havE eaten here before and found it a very nice! I think that people forget that it is a sports bar, and it gets crowded! We went early and it was fine. Our waitress was attentive and prompt. Our food order was from the "Two for $25" menu. One was the Crispy Shrimp with fries; it came with the... More 

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Thank Vgcs
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We have eaten there twice.First time great.Second time,they were swamped.Waitress tried her best,Seaters pitched in to help.Manager was walking around helping.Meal was good.Will definitely go back.Nice to see everyone working together.

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Thank gregory a

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Television
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 Wilkes Barre Township Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702-6705
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Luzerne County  >  Wilkes-Barre
  • Phone Number: +1 570-822-5043

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?