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4101 Vine St, Hays, KS 67601-9482
+1 785-628-6400
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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American, Bar, Grill
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4101 Vine St, Hays, KS 67601-9482
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As we travel east or west on I-70 through Kansas, there is always a stop that we look forward to. It's handy, right at the exit. We like Applebee's because we like their menu and the quality of their food is very good and dependable....More

Thank Tulsajohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family of 6 ate dinner here. The service was not good at all. The waitress never refilled our waters during the meal. I heard her telling another customer who got something on her salad she had requested be withheld..."well, there's no that many on there....you...More

Thank Marissa K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat very clean staff very friendly! Good eats ! Bathrooms are very clean. Would make Thai a regular stop when traveling.

Thank Randy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked into Applebee's in Hays, KS for dinner on April 24, 2017. 3 adults and a Service Animal. We were quickly greeted and seated and told our waitress will be right there to take our drink and appetizer order. Tick-Tock, Tick-Tock as the minutes...More

Thank 1RealReview
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although there was local restaurant fare available, my wife and I felt that Applebee's would be a "safe" choice for a quick meal while traveling. The food was good although the portion sizes seemed to have shrunk (not unlike anywhere else) and the service was...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped of the highway for lunch , mad a pit stop to the bathroom always look to see how clean they are tells a lot about the establishment. I was blown away with the condition of these bathrooms ! 5 STARS the tile work and...More

Thank Randykunath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This Applebees has always been one of the best places to eat in Hays. But seems they keep cutting down portions and changing the menu constantly. The service lately has been pretty poor and the food just not up to par. So I guess it...More

Thank kimmiej1
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Spencer was a great waiter and very attentive. Need more waiters like him. He corrected my order and was very friendly about the whole ordeal. Our food was very good and we will return again after this experience!

Thank Denise O
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We have been here a few times and tried some new dishes. They had appetizer, dinner and dessert combo that we tried. It was very good. We used take out to go back to the hotel and had to wait while it was prepared. Food...More

Thank NOregrets-Traveler
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant, super fast, clean and friendly service. The food was great, and didn't have to wait hours for it at a reasonable price. If you're ever in the area you won't be disappointed.

Thank Darrel S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Bar, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4101 Vine St, Hays, KS 67601-9482
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Hays
  • Phone Number: +1 785-628-6400
  • E-mail