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8425 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410-6220
+1 219-736-1811
11:00 - 00:00
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Crown Point, Indiana
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

Thank smez0
Crown Point, Indiana
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 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

Thank Jaime C
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

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

Thank RJ S
Crystal Lake, Illinois, United States
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116 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank SuperMommyJen5
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 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 

Thank Meredy J
Crown Point, Indiana
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51 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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

Thank Jaime C
Oshkosh, Wisconsin, United States
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 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 

Thank Nancy D
Merrillville, Indiana
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

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

Thank Jennifer J
Hobart, Indiana
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56 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

I hadn't eaten at Applebee's in over 10 years, but decided to try one of their FREE Veterans' day entrees. That was a Great decision! Went in at (3:00 pm) what should have been a 'dead' time; but the place was packed. We were seated immediately, and had very prompt & efficient service. I had the 7 oz House Sirloin... More 

Thank Larry404
Sarasota, Florida
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323 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

I had a disappointing visit to this Applebee's last week. I should have know something wrong when only about a dozen cars in the lot at 6:30pm. They had plenty of wait staff, but they weren't keeping busy with the customers. Slow taking orders, slow delivering food, even slow running the bill. I ordered fajitas and when the waitress brought... More 

Thank David H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
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

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