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Applebee's

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American, Bar, Pub
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5120 New Centre Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-1630
+1 910-350-6955
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Showing 49: English reviews
matthews, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

stopped in to grab a drink and a take out. Sat at the bar for over 10 mins. No bartender. 4 servers watching something on a cell phone. Walked past me with no acknowledgement. Cook comes out to check the score of playoff bb game....still no acknowledgement. No one informs the bartender that he/she has a patron. No one in... More 

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Thank James Scott S
Wilmington, North Carolina
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

OMG they get slower and slower at this place! To top it off our wait person brought no refills til asked, never cleared the table, brought one spoon for a shared dessert, and did not put in my to go order til after we finished. Had to wait over 20 minutes extra at a dirty table for the order. I... More 

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Thank Sharon H
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We ordered mozzarella sticks and wings and only had 4 pieces of each,which I thought was a ripe off.Food didn't look like anything in the menu and was bland. Bill was $80 for 3 meals and 2 appetizers. Therefore I was disappointed and would not recommend!

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Thank PAIGEBRIT
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived for a late lunch, 1:45. The waiter, Joel, who was also the bartender, had such an attitude! Half of us arrived & we shown a table & we waited for the rest of us. When they arrived, we explained who was on the 2 for 20 & 2 for 25 - he hadn't planned it & complained that... More 

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Thank Lisa S
Wilmington, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Food portions and service need alot of work in this place , one turn off for me is waiter playing there hair and serving food to customer.

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Thank 63gregoryc
Traverse City, Michigan
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Was not impressed with "dirty" condition of this location. Pic is of a ceiling vent over our table. Menu special offer 6 oz. sirloin, 2 sides, and salad. Waitress didn't know about salad when asked. Sat there a good while after drinks and order taken to have salad brought out with the meal minus the French fries that were brought... More 

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Thank ConnieR731
Kirkintilloch, United Kingdom
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108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Last year, I wrote that Applebee's is “Consistently Inconsistent”; they have improved a little but not much. I gave them another try at around 8.30pm on Monday, 7 November 2016. I ordered the 8oz shrimp prime steak and thought I had won a watch when my first bite of the steak confirmed it was well done as requested and hot... More 

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Thank ashuk
Wilmington, North Carolina
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

my son and I ate around 645pm on a Friday nite. the place was dead and tables were empty. that shud have been our 1st sign. we ordered honey BBQ boneless wings w blue cheese 1st. waitress came back 2 mins later and asked if we got the spices Chipotle sauce right? we said No we ordered honey BBQ. she... More 

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Thank Tony B
Boiling Spring Lakes, North Carolina
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Those that like Applebee's will like this one. It is what you have come to expect from this chain. the staff is friendly, restrooms are clean and menu + price is again, what you expect. However, many Applebee's offer a 10% senior citizen discount (but only if you ask so if you visit one and you are 60 or over... More 

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Thank ccarroll1951
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

During a road trip of the east coast we stopped for the night in Wilmington NC. We decided Applebee's was a decent option for a quick reasonably priced bit of dinner. Couldn't be happier with the visit. Our server Kayce was fantastic. Very attentive to our needs and wants and could not do more to make our visit pleasurable. Food... More 

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Thank Owen B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5120 New Centre Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-1630
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-350-6955

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