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Applebee's

$$ - $$$American, ,
1820 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-3221
+1 972-562-8016
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“chili” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“bad rap” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1820 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-3221
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1 - 10 of 28 reviews

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Every dish I have from this location is okay, nothing special. However the all day, everyday drink specials are awesome. Can't beat a dollar beer, that's cheaper than the sodas!

Thank Leigh P
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We ordered the Fish and Chips for dinner. The server was very nice and our food was served quickly. And that's about all the good I can tell you. The fish was over cooked with one piece was even burned. We were allowed 2 "sides"....More

Thank mbtexas76
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped by to grab lunch! We are in the bar and played the game at our table most of the time. Was fun and entertaining (would be good for new daters)! Had Mozzarella Balsamic Chicken and SW Chicken dish. Both were good! Would recommend for...More

Thank ACreativeNewDay
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Lunch took an hour and a half, there were flies buzzing everywhere, there was food all over the floor, and there only 7 other people in the restaurant at noon on a weekday. I will not be returning and recommend you find any other location.

Thank MzRKO
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Time to use of the rest of our gift cards to Applebee’s, Saturday night dinner at the McKinney location! Om: Just like our review about a year ago, Applebee’s gets a bad rap. Maybe it’s just because my expectations are low, I don’t know, but...More

Thank OmAndNom
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Service was bad the managertook my drink order and brought my drink after a long wait my order was taken . They weren't busy at all . The cook brought my food after a loooong wait and it was cold Never again. Good thing I...More

Thank Gary V
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Went there with wife and kids. there really aren't many low carb items on the menu, so had to try something. went with the Cedar plank chicken. bland, not enough sauce, apple relish had no flavor, except for the apple. overall service okay, but not...More

Thank mark007103
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We love coming here and haven't been in awhile. I ordered steak and it was a little dry (overlooked) and did not have a lot of flavor. However the other 3 people really enjoyed their food. The Blazin Texan Burger, oriental grilled chicken salad, and...More

Thank Kelley M
Reviewed 28 May 2016

We had a gift card for Applebee’s lying around for quite some time, so we decided to put it to use and head down to the McKinney location for some early dinner! Om: NAAAHM! These are my observations at Applebees! Wow, look at all the...More

1  Thank OmAndNom
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The Applebee's at home are nothing to write about, but this one is excellent. We arrived late to town, and this was one of only a few places that are open late during the week. Our server was outstanding and the food was hot and...More

Thank SfomTulsa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1820 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-3221
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  McKinney
  • Phone Number: +1 972-562-8016
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