We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Applebee's

Bar, Pub, American
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
8425 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410-6220
+1 219-736-1811
Website
Today
11:00 - 00:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

18 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 18: English reviews
Level Contributor
25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great family place. Nice to take a larger group to. On my visit wait staff was very polite, and the food was exactly as I ordered.

Helpful?
Thank LYN W
Merrillville, Indiana
Level Contributor
13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have an excellent entree' the caprese grilled chicken,served over garlic mashed potatoes!! Yum!!! It's a relatively new item on their menu and it's awesome! I highly recommend this dish! Also fast/friendly​ staff! Applebee's​ has definitely stepped it up over the years!!

Helpful?
Thank Slamm86
Crown Point, Indiana
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The food was great, but not worth the price this last visit. I order the 328 calorie 4oz. sirloin with mushrooms & spinach. The amount of spinach equaled that of a table spoon & the mushrooms were two thin sliced pieces, covered with juice & a little rice. The price for this meal was $12.49.This does not include the price... More 

Helpful?
Thank smez0
Crown Point, Indiana
Level Contributor
51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Ordered the from the lighter side of menu the 4oz peppered crusted sirloin it was delicious I highly recommended it 238cal. and 32g of protein thanks to the friendly service Barry the manager

Helpful?
Thank Jaime C
1 review
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Waited fifteen minutes after being seated horrible no service our waitress went to four tables before getting out drinks

Helpful?
Thank RJ S
Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States
Level Contributor
118 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

It's a chain restaurant with supposedly well planned procedures for handling volumes of customers with some consistency. Two waitresses fought over our table and were confused as to who was supposed to serve us. Drinks took almost 20 minutes and appetizers 45 and the place wasn't super busy. The table next to us was not bused for at least half... More 

Helpful?
Thank SuperMommyJen5
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Level Contributor
38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016

I usually really like Applebee's. but this one was a big disappointment. First of all, My chicken dish was over-cooked and dry. Secondly, our waiter was incredibly inattentive....my husband found a bottle of ketchup for me (for my overcooked potatoes); our waiter never came by to see how our food tasted; and when we were done eating, my husband had... More 

Helpful?
Thank Meredy J
Crown Point, Indiana
Level Contributor
51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

Went for a birthday celebration with 13 people, first they wouldn't take reservations but we called and told them in advance we would be bringing 13 and when we got there we waited 45 mins to be seated. The waitresses were pretty good the food is mediocre and I wouldn't. Go back especially with a large party

Helpful?
Thank Jaime C
Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
Level Contributor
15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I am in the area on a business trip. I "tried" to have supper at Applebee's in Merrillville, IN tonight. If I could rate this restaurant lower than '1', I would. Lousy service, lousy food! I ordered the Fiesta Lime Chicken, replacing the rice with their garlic mashed potatoes. When I got the entree, the chicken wasn't even warm! I... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nancy D
Merrillville, Indiana
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 11 November 2015

The best part of the visit was the host, Emmett! He is just wonderful and attentive to all the customers!

Helpful?
Thank Jennifer J

Travellers who viewed Applebee's also viewed

 
Merrillville, IN
 

Been to Applebee's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8425 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410-6220
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Merrillville
  • Phone Number: +1 219-736-1811

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Applebee's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?