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$$ - $$$American, ,
9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
+1 704-845-1599
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

I enjoyed a delicious meal of fire roasted vegetables, salmon, and broccoli. My waitress was efficient. I ended with a delicious brownie bite and ice-cream.

Thank RMSW54
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We enjoyed the good company of the friendly people around the bar while munching on some appetizers. The bartender was friendly and efficient.

Thank gaminwoman
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We had dinner with my Son's baseball team. Our server, Leo was superb! Everything we ordered was correct, ho and very tasty. Typical Applebee's but the staff made this one better.

Thank uncpig
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Great place to eat while on business. Walk into the bar, order your meal, and within minutes your enjoying your salad and ice tea while waiting for a great steak.

Thank starbase7601
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Although there rools are amazing other types of food hhrt my stomach and doesnt taste as well as expected the best part was probally the price for a sit down resteruant

Thank nova the d
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Food is consistent. Burgers are good and juicy and seafood is fresh. Service is good and servers are courteous and friendly. Love their stir fry shrimp!

Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

It was 11:30pm. I was pulling in the McDonalds across the street after not eating all day. I peered across the street and... "Are there people in there?" It was still open. They close at midnight. I went in hesitantly. Half the bar was full...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I travel to the area frequently. This Applebee's location is convenient to several hotels and their service is top notch. I am not normally an Applebee's regular, however this location has one of the friendliest bartenders in the area, Danny. Sometimes you wanna go.. Where...More

Thank Traveler672
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My wife and I stopped in Applebee's for a late lunch after a trip to the DMV. And like a fun ride that makes you scream, "Weeeeeeeee," everything was fantastic! We were quickly and warmly greeted, and taken to a comfortable and quiet booth. Our...More

Thank Jim and Teri B
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Our grandson chose Applebee's for his birthday dinner. We hadn't been in a while and with all the ads I had seen about Applebee's changing their "image", I thought why not give it another try. Seems like the same old Applebee's of days gone by...More

1  Thank CharlotteTraveler7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9616 E Independence Blvd, Matthews, NC 28105-4628
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Matthews
  • Phone Number: +1 704-845-1599
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