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Applebee's

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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829 Providence Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-8839
+1 813-643-5712
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Valrico, Florida
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206 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This isn't a knock on this Applebee's, but the few I've been to all seem to be about the same - same decor, same pretty good service, average to above average food. I came here with my daughter for dinner. This was my first time at this Applebee's off Providence Rd in Brandon. She got their three cheese cavatappi with... More 

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Thank Kevin W
Valdosta, Georgia
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70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Our service and ordering (there were 9 of us) was a bit hit and miss, we did wait a while, the appetizers plus main dishes ALL came at once filling our table. Not really classy or appropriate. Think they had a new bartender. Took ages to get certain cocktails mixed. guess they had to look in a recipe book. one... More 

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Thank cllrburton
Ohio
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188 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We arrived in the middle of Super Bowl and were quickly seated. We both ordered burgers and fries and I had the featured blackberry sangria. The burgers were very tasty and the icy, fruity wine was perfect!

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Thank yoohoo614
Brandon, Florida
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We usually don't go here much anymore because it's went downhill a lot. The food and service is not the greatest.

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Thank ardens2004
Atlanta, Georgia
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I visited this location while in Tampa for a wedding on 9/23. We had a party of 25 waiting to dine. The patio seating, which was sufficient to accommodate our party was available, however, our party waited for over an hour for space to free up inside of the restaurant. We were told we could not sit outside. When we... More 

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Thank vaw30080
Tampa, Florida
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Recently went here for lunch and was extremely disappointed by the terrible service. When we were seated at our table the seats and the table were wet and we stood for over 2 mins before anyone came to dry it. Then we waited again for our waitress. She obviously was not very well trained. We had to ask more than... More 

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Thank Carol M
Brandon, Florida
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30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had not been to Applebee's in many years, so we decided to try it. Our server couldn't get our order right, she forgot things (even though she wrote it down) and had to keep asking us. My husband and I both ordered French onion soup but they only brought one. When we asked about his, they said it was... More 

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Thank tinap719
Seffner
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Nice place for a quick dinner. Nothing fancy but the food is good, service is quick. A large variety of food to suit everyone appetite. Try it - you'll like it.

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Thank joannh179
Brandon, Florida
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386 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

I am sure corporate goes to great effort to have a good positive brand image. Yet, all of that work can be undermined with substandard service. We came in for lunch and were told it would be a ten minute wait for a table while several tables sat empty with dishes on them from prior customers. The host was clearing... More 

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Thank james628
Tampa, FL
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Food quality has deteriorated. Had to replace all silverware due to it not being clean. Server was good but helper was rude.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 Providence Rd, Brandon, FL 33511-8839
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brandon
  • Phone Number: +1 813-643-5712

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