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1540 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035-2714
+1 440-324-1700
11:00 - 00:00
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Cleveland, Ohio
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was great -- orders were right and out in a very quick manner despite being busy !!! Bartenders were awesome and made one of the best margaritas I have had !!!! Above and beyond excellent customer service !!!!

Thank irishluck7780
Lorain, Ohio, United States
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Come on guys!! I'm not happy that you are going down hill and am sad to give you a average review 😐 My food was missing the flavor and my husbands had hair. Also what happened to it being pretty?

Thank Amber W
Elyria, Ohio
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Had an excellent waiter. Very attentive and quick. Kept glasses full and dirty dishes off the table. Had a great evening

Thank Eva Jill R
North Carolina
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Great experience to order and drive up to pickup. Close to hotels make sure ask about directions kind of situated funny but worth it,great setvice.

Thank tarheel919
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I got the lunch special and it was very good. I think once you eat at one Applebee's, since they're all Cookie Cutters, they're all the same. Good food. Fair price. (But great company. I met a few old schoolmates for lunch while in town.)

Thank Linda H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Great food & service! Nice atmosphere &good location ,by the mall! Easy to get to from our hotel the Red Roof Inn

Thank kgalicic
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108 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Applebee's has lost a bit of there appeal with some of there menu changes. I do understand change is needed, but the old stand bys need to stay around and not be changed just for the sake of change. I find the steak items to be very inconstant from visit to visit. The pasta items and chicken items seem to... More 

Thank Mebucki
Summerville, South Carolina
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142 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

You can always depend on a good meal at this chain. The service is good and the beer is cold. They have lots of TV's if you like that.

Thank huskyf57
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136 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We came with a big group and our waitress was wonderful, best I think I have had at any applebee's, I would return

Review collected in partnership with La Quinta

Thank smile_u_nut
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Good service and good food was a very nice dining experience for my wife and myself. Been here on two ocassions and not a problem quick seating even on the weekend food was delicious and service was above average.

Thank Jim H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Bar, International, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 W River Rd N, Elyria, OH 44035-2714
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Elyria
  • Phone Number: +1 440-324-1700

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