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2036 Blowing Rock Rd, Boone, NC 28607-6152
+1 828-262-1136
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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“burger” (3 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2036 Blowing Rock Rd, Boone, NC 28607-6152
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our server, Rachael, needs additional training in establishing a rapport with customers, especially seniors. We did not appreciate the brusque treatment and being referred to as "guys." The silverware was dirty and when she brought another set it was dirty, too. She had not checked...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Years ago when this establishment opened we ate here and were so disappointed, we just never went back. So with some hesitation we agreed to go join our friends and I am so glad we did. Our waitor was fantastic! He was super helpful with...More

Thank mandypennell
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Although it is just an Applebee’s their service was far better than any Applebee’s I’ve dined at! I had my 17 month old granddaughter with me and towards the end of the meal she had a tantrum but the staff was so understanding and managed...More

Thank Crystal W
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Decided to take advantage of their $7.99 any burger special. Burger was very good as were the fries. Had to wait longer than I'd like for a drink refill and my check, but they were pretty slammed for lunch and didn't seem to be that...More

Thank Nathan H
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We came to Applebee's to have the ribs and tenders special they were so aggressively advertising on TV. First, we were forced to sit in the sunken, dark, bar area dungeon--we told the young woman who seated us that we hated sitting there, and didn't...More

Thank travelingbillbury
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We got off to a not so hot start here: had to wait for the hostess to finally seat us; then our server was reassigned to another table; a gluten-free menu was provided promptly upon asking; my order was half right- brought one entree item...More

Thank rgdrake
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

December is a busy time in the beautiful Boone, NC. Lost of tourists flood the mountains. It is possible that some restaurants are not ready to give their best when crowds are hungry and demanding. Bourbon Chicken and shrimp tasted like rubber. Nice picture on...More

Thank BlueStar01
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Applebee's is my favorite chain restaurant other than Chick Fil A. Service has always been up to par, food has always been good (pasta especially) however take a jacket, its always a bit chilly inside!

Thank maggieb953
Reviewed 21 September 2017

When they bring the wrong dish to the table and the waiter laughs and says "they do that all the time" - its time to find a better place. 1:00 on a Sunday when we went in and they didn't have any silverware - that's...More

Thank Hopzz
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Applebees has excellent food . We had huge delicious salad Our steaks were tender, juicy and delicious. Our service was incredible. The young gentleman was very helpful and kept coming back to the table to check on us.

Thank jmabby
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2036 Blowing Rock Rd, Boone, NC 28607-6152
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Boone
  • Phone Number: +1 828-262-1136
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