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Applebee's

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Steakhouse, Bar, Canadian, American
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355 Hespeler Road, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6B3, Canada
+1 519-740-8220
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Woodstock, Canada
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40 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We love this location mainly for the fact that the staff is beyond friendly! They go above and beyond to make you feel welcome and satisfied. We had a favourite appitizer that they recently took off the menu asked about it and they offered to make it for us regardless which was great. The burger I had was the only... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Applebee's is a very fine place to go for lunch or dinner as the meals are tasty and plentiful. The staff is courteous and there to help. The prices are within reason depending when you plan on going as lunch is a little less then dinner. Every Remembrance Day they give a free meal to those who served and who... More 

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Thank Robert B
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have had a few meals here now and have enjoyed all visits but one where the steak was a little tough and they did not charge me for the meal.. great service and take out service as well...

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Thank K F
Cambridge, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I took my baby momma there today for lunch and was pretty disappointed. The booths are very uncomfortable and we ended up changing to a table. The pop we ordered was flat yet fizzy. Strange. Anyway, I ordered the club and she ordered the chicken fajita roll up. The chicken on my sandwich was so incredibly dry that I had... More 

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Thank BootyPounder
Region of Waterloo, Canada
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113 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We've enjoyed Applebee's in several locations, and are never disappointed. Their menu seems to get better all the time, and the service and quality are keeping up. Last night we started with calamari and onion petals.. perfect! For the entrees, we tried the crispy brewhouse chicken, chicken finger platter and two had the honey pepper chicken and shrimp (ya, I... More 

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Thank newbytraveler
Ontario, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I enjoyed 3 meals here with my coworker. Service was excellent. The salmon was very good. The honey pepper chicken and shrimp was way too sweet for my taste, but to each his own. Steaks were well-prepared to order. A good place.

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Thank BlackMareFarmer
Ottawa, Canada
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

I ate there 3 times and everything was consistent. I had 2 different servers. They were both super friendly. They returned to see if my food was okay. Even a guy that looked like a manager stopped once to see if everything was okay. The food was hot and my steak was cooked the way I like it.Tuesdays are $4.00... More 

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Thank John H
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388 reviews
320 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I use to come to Applebee's often, my favourite item has always been the riblets. I came here again tonight and did find some interesting things on the menu that I liked. The riblets were a given but I found a new item called the butcher’s meat & potato which included sirloin, tomato, mushroom, Guinness, gravy, garlic mashed potato, crispy... More 

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Thank Pat M
Burlington, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

My husband and I stopped for dinner on Sunday evening and we were absolutely delighted with everything about this restaurant. We were greeted and seated immediately. Our waitress (Heather) was attentive and provided wonderful service. The food is the best we've had in this area. This is definitely our new go-to place. Very impressed!!

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Thank sarahjr2016
Guelph
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Firstly, our hostess was great. Very pleasant, thorough and helpful. Our waitress was also very nice. Speed of service was "ok". We were there over lunch time and I was a little surprised that it wasn't faster considering it was not that crowded. Our food was good but I was disappointed in the price for the quantity I received. Hard... More 

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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
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, Canadian, American
Meals
After-hours, Drinks, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Hespeler Road, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-740-8220
Description
In July of 1994, Applebee's Neighbourhood Bar and Grill opened their first restaurant outside of the United States in Winnipeg,Manitoba now known as our Pembina location. Since then Applebee`s has grown to 16 restaurants in Canada and Applebee`s has expanded internationally to 150 restaurants in 20 countries. Applebee's is now the world's largest Casual Dining chain with 2000 restuarants. Applebee's is known for their fun and family-friendly neighbourhood atmosphere along with signature grill & bar menu items that guests can only get at Applebee's. 13 of the 16 Applebee`s are owned by Dynapple Management Corp. These 13 restaurants are located in Calgary AB, Regina SK, Winnipeg and Brandon MB, Windsor, Ajax, Barrie and Cambridge ON. The key to our growth is our continued focus on maintaining quality operations and our involvement in the local communities. Dynapple Management Corp places customer service and community commitment our top priorities. We provide local jobs and participate in community activities such as school fundraisers, child identity programs, special character days, and holiday events. These activities serve the people in the local community. Dynapple Management Corp is dedicated to providing their communities with great restaurants that feature a clean, safe, family atmosphere.

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