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Applebee's

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Steakhouse, Bar, Canadian, American
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355 Hespeler Road, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6B3, Canada
+1 519-740-8220
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Ancaster, Canada
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80 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food was good, service was fantastic! And yes will visit again, I really enjoyed the Asian salad with grilled chicken

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Thank Mosando
Kevin L, Director of Operations at Applebee's, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review Mosando. Happy to hear you enjoyed everything and we look forward to seeing you again! More 

Cambridge, Canada
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Went there because I drove by quite often and was curious. The atmosphere is good, the food not worth the price. Not a place I would recommend to people who like good tasty food. It was very blah! So, if you like food just because you want to eat and have a beer, maybe it is for you. Different tastes... More 

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Thank wandering_LK
Peterborough, Canada
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I went to this restaurant for the first time, at its Cambridge location. I had the bacon cheeseburger and my sister & her husband had a homestyle chicken dinner with gravy type dish. It looked really good, and they both really enjoyed their dinner. Mine was just okay, and of very great quality. There wasn't much of a side dish... More 

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Thank HockeyChick79
Kevin L, Director of Operations at Applebee's, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit and the good review. We look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to Cambridge. More 

Woodstock, Canada
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48 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We love this location mainly for the fact that the staff is beyond friendly! They go above and beyond to make you feel welcome and satisfied. We had a favourite appitizer that they recently took off the menu asked about it and they offered to make it for us regardless which was great. The burger I had was the only... More 

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Thank JackRabbit296
Cambridge, Canada
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Applebee's is a very fine place to go for lunch or dinner as the meals are tasty and plentiful. The staff is courteous and there to help. The prices are within reason depending when you plan on going as lunch is a little less then dinner. Every Remembrance Day they give a free meal to those who served and who... More 

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Thank Robert B
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I have had a few meals here now and have enjoyed all visits but one where the steak was a little tough and they did not charge me for the meal.. great service and take out service as well...

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Thank K F
Cambridge, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I took my baby momma there today for lunch and was pretty disappointed. The booths are very uncomfortable and we ended up changing to a table. The pop we ordered was flat yet fizzy. Strange. Anyway, I ordered the club and she ordered the chicken fajita roll up. The chicken on my sandwich was so incredibly dry that I had... More 

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Thank BootyPounder
Region of Waterloo, Canada
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131 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We've enjoyed Applebee's in several locations, and are never disappointed. Their menu seems to get better all the time, and the service and quality are keeping up. Last night we started with calamari and onion petals.. perfect! For the entrees, we tried the crispy brewhouse chicken, chicken finger platter and two had the honey pepper chicken and shrimp (ya, I... More 

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Thank newbytraveler
Ontario, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I enjoyed 3 meals here with my coworker. Service was excellent. The salmon was very good. The honey pepper chicken and shrimp was way too sweet for my taste, but to each his own. Steaks were well-prepared to order. A good place.

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Thank BlackMareFarmer
Ottawa, Canada
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I ate there 3 times and everything was consistent. I had 2 different servers. They were both super friendly. They returned to see if my food was okay. Even a guy that looked like a manager stopped once to see if everything was okay. The food was hot and my steak was cooked the way I like it.Tuesdays are $4.00... More 

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Thank John H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Bar, Canadian, American
Meals
After-hours, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 355 Hespeler Road, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 6B3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 519-740-8220
Description
In July of 1994, Applebee's Neighbourhood Bar and Grill opened their first restaurant outside of the United States in Winnipeg,Manitoba now known as our Pembina location. Since then Applebee`s has grown to 16 restaurants in Canada and Applebee`s has expanded internationally to 150 restaurants in 20 countries. Applebee's is now the world's largest Casual Dining chain with 2000 restuarants. Applebee's is known for their fun and family-friendly neighbourhood atmosphere along with signature grill & bar menu items that guests can only get at Applebee's. 13 of the 16 Applebee`s are owned by Dynapple Management Corp. These 13 restaurants are located in Calgary AB, Regina SK, Winnipeg and Brandon MB, Windsor, Ajax, Barrie and Cambridge ON. The key to our growth is our continued focus on maintaining quality operations and our involvement in the local communities. Dynapple Management Corp places customer service and community commitment our top priorities. We provide local jobs and participate in community activities such as school fundraisers, child identity programs, special character days, and holiday events. These activities serve the people in the local community. Dynapple Management Corp is dedicated to providing their communities with great restaurants that feature a clean, safe, family atmosphere.

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