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Applebee's

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American, Bar, Pub
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1468 M 32 W, Alpena, MI 49707-8194
+1 989-354-3886
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11:00 - 00:00
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Round Lake, Illinois
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Like he title says, I ate here when I could find anything else. Food was cooked well, like just about any other Applebees that I have been to. The staff was very courteous.

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Thank KMCKYCarlson
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28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Got order wrong but made it right and fast. Food very good, service very good. Overall clean nice place.

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Thank John W
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

About the same as most applebees. Foods fairly good, and service is decent. Good for a quick meal with the family

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Thank Eric J
Alpena, Michigan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Typical of the chain but service was very good and waitstaff friendly. Did an outstanding job on the Veterans menu. Did hear that some "veterans" seemed a little unappreciative of the free meals offered and 'expected' more. As Veteran, I never expect special treatment and always appreciate any consideration given. I hope I can speak for most veterans that we... More 

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Thank Michael D
Harrisville, Michigan
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178 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Really, there is not much else in Alpena. This is about the best place for a quick and decent lunch. Typically good with good service. Food is great for a chain.

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Thank Razinski
Alpena, Michigan
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Cheese burger was good but my partner's meal, a salad with cooked chicken looked old and wasnt tasty. The service was above average as the waitress tried to help with special seating requirements for an injured party.

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Thank 7eaters82
Mahomet, Illinois
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Tried to order different soups and salads and server told us all things we picked were spicy. Finally found choices that weren't. Appetizer was 10 dollars for 2 pretzel sticks and 4 mozzarella sticks. Total bill was almost 70, for lunch, for 4 adults and 1child. Way over priced and just not tasty.

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Thank Luvthelibrary
Petersburg, Michigan
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Good place to eat, our waitress was good. My friend ordered a steak, rare and the one that they brought was to done and they said no problem and grilled him another and tossed in a free salad.

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Thank shiprec
Harrisville, Michigan
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178 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Wish we had more choices here in North-East Michigan. This eatery is OK at best, but considering other restaurants nearby ...It is phenomenal. Food is average, never looks like the photos in the menu ... What are you gonna do though. Not much else around.

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Thank Razinski
Michigan
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We wind up going to Applebee's in Alpena at least once a week because of our business needs. Sometimes as many as two or three times. We always try to make our trip coincide with the half-price appetizers from 3-5 on weekdays. The food is delicious, and the service is great. On Mondays after 4 p.m., they have a special... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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: 1468 M 32 W, Alpena, MI 49707-8194
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Alpena
  • Phone Number: +1 989-354-3886

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