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) #24 of 42 Restaurants in Altoona $$ - $$$ American, ,
3741 8th St SW, Altoona, IA 50009-1016
+1 515-957-0100
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good15%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
5 Sep 2016
“Suprisingly Good!”
1 Jul 2016
“Very nice”
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3741 8th St SW, Altoona, IA 50009-1016
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great server, Ian (I think) and the food was great-as always!!! We had to wait probably 30 mins, but it was a friday night, so I was prepared for that.

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well, won't be back. You would think that Applebee's is a big enough chain that you could rely on a good meal. This one could be the poster child for crappy meals. The salad was anything but fresh. The mashed potatoes were old and dark....More

Thank Farmerhouse
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were invited out to dinner with friends and this is where they wanted to go. Our last experience at Applebee's was less than stellar. So we were a leery about going. It was a Saturday night and about 7 pm and thought for sure...More

Thank davidjensen399
Reviewed 1 October 2016

It was late and I just wanted something to tide me over so I wouldn't be hungry when I shopped afterward. I ordered a French onion soup that was wonderful and a salad. The waitress was solicitous, and frequently checked in with me to see...More

Thank Ileen E
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped after spending a day at the State Fair. Surprised we were hungry after all the fair food. This Applebee's seemed like any other, but our server was special! I wish I could recall his name. He made a suggestion to try the new...More

Thank Gene A
Reviewed 1 July 2016

This Applebee's did an excellent job with service and the food. Employees were very friendly. Service was efficient. The food tasted great. The restaurant was clean, and the restrooms were too. An overall good experience.

Thank Amusementparkguy
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

It had been a while since my family and I enjoyed a meal at Applebees, so we decided to stop in today and see what had changed. So much! I was surprised at all the new menu items and saw many that I really wanted...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 5 February 2016

Ariele was the highlight of the evening. She looks like Julia Stiles and was very polite and attentive. What an awesome young lady!

Thank Bryan T
Reviewed 17 September 2015

We took my mother-in-law there for her 88th birthday. All of the wait staff wished her happy birthday, held doors for us, and they gave her a large strawberry sundae free of charge. Our waitress was exceptional! The fish was great! I wish they used...More

Thank Cyndeetrek
Reviewed 28 August 2015

We have been on vacation for 11 days and this was the third Applebee's we stopped for supper. Clean restaurant and bathrooms. Service at the front entrance was very good. Our waiter service was average. Food quantity was very good and taste was very good....More

Thank Delmar M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3741 8th St SW, Altoona, IA 50009-1016
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Altoona
  • Phone Number: +1 515-957-0100
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