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Applebee's

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234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
+1 212-391-7414
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07:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Thu 07:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 07:00 - 02:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visited last night for dinner and thought the food and service was very good. I had the shrimp and steak combo and my partner had the stout gravy chicken. My combo was good and was as expected. Very small portion considering the price. My partners meal was excellent and very delicious and would highly recommend it.

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Thank CarterRJ7
Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best breakfast ever. Was extremely busy but got seated and served fast. Lovely food and great waiter

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Thank SophieLincoln
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited Applebbee's with my Wife for Breakfast during our recent trip. Will never return to an Applebee's restaurant again. The food was only just warm and the quality terrible. My wife had Bacon Rolls that looked like they were sized for a baby and there was the smallest piece of bacon imagineable inside. Avoid this place at all costs.

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Thank Jason M
Leeds
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here as we just love this chain in Florida where we live but of the ones we've tried out of our state none match up! We know that the prime location in Manhattan pushes up the price but $10 mark up on everything is outrageous! And the 2 for one drinks was non existent and the quality of... More 

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Thank Jane E
Leicestershire
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent a pleasant evening here for dinner. The service was good. The food was good quality and well cooked, although a little cold. There was an interactive tablet on each table which was a bit of fun doing the quizzes and activities whilst waiting (not too long) for our food. The tablet can also be used to order things, although... More 

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Thank BruceAJM
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We ate her 16th Feb We actually went by mistake! Somewhere else full. Thoroughly enjoyed the food and the service! Only criticism was we were sat in a window seat and I was freezing had to eat with my coat over my legs! Couldn't fault the food though! It was a shared starter and a big main each for 30... More 

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Thank Debngal
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

So please don't do what we did and just go to this place waiting for a show... walk about 2 blocks to much better and cheaper places... this Applebees had terrible service and cold food at crazy prices.. bathrooms were filthy

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Thank Kelly F
2 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is terrible, overpriced, do not have the chicken wings with no bones, terrible, main course overcooked and dry, I should have read the reviews, plus point it's quite warm inside

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Thank Wayne R
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incrediable food it did not disappoint by any means. The cheese burger was huge and onions rings were a main all on their own. I had the salmon with garlic mash and garlicky green beans words can not describe how fresh it was and tasted amazing. Our waitress was really lovely too and the iPad on the table to help... More 

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Thank Kim H
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate here from breakfast on one of my last days in NYC. I was greeted by a friendly host and seated quickly at my table. The waiter was also really nice. I ate the Belgian waffle with bacon and maple syrup with coffee. The food was heavenly and the coffee was nice too. Had a nice view of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 02:00
Saturday
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-391-7414

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