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Applebee's

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American, Bar, Pub
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320 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2535
+1 717-738-5200
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Food was very good and reasonably priced. Waitress was great, very friendly and fast. Waitress checked with us often.

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Thank overdorfr02
East Earl, Pennsylvania
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536 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped at Applebee's for lunch. One had the burger, special fries and Pepsi. Pulled beef on top of burger was very good and could eat a sandwich of just pulled beef. I had the french onion soup and club special. Both were very good. Service was great.

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Thank Bluebirdsinging
Naugatuck, Connecticut
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77 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was a walk away from the hotel which added convenience. The selection is varied service was good and the quality of the food was great. More than enough, doggy bags a given.

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Thank Kathleen J
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

So, I ordered a chicken dish that was on the 2 for $20.00. It had Grilled Chicken over a Rice and Grain type Bed of rice. On top of the chicken was apples and a lemon sauce and UGHHH it was GROSS! I told my waitress, and she gladly switched it out for another dish on the 2 for $20.00.... More 

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Thank Diane M
Hollywood, Maryland
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81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We stopped by because we could walk from our hotel. The place was packed at 8PM! Didn't get it until we were asked at the door if we were Veterans. Why yes, my husband is. So we were informed of the free meal to which they were offering him for his service. Awesome. Too bad we just wanted a drink... More 

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Thank pmcm2008
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

A few couples decided to go out, we were fortunate to get a table and had a wonderful evening with good friends and good eats. Dessert wasn't bad either.

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Thank Joyce R
Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

this undoubtedly was the WORST experience ever for an Applebees for us-we had issues with this place two years ago-tried again last year and it was better but this year it took a GIANT leap backwards-again they apparently do not know how to wipe off a bar-dirty when we sat down and we ended up cleaning it ourselves-food was cold... More 

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Thank Marilyn F
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

While staying in Ephrata we dined at Applebee's. Excellent food and within walking distance of the hotel. Server changed midway through the evening as it was end of shift. Only to start another shift as a cleaner.

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Thank Craig H
Ephrata, Pennsylvania
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Ate dinner on a Thursday evening -- had excellent waitress who was very knowledgeable and attentive. My daughter wears braces so needs broccoli cooked soft -- done to perfection. In fact, she raved about it so much, the waitress brought her a second serving -- on the house! My ''appetizer'' salad was served in a HGE bowl (brought half home!).... More 

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Thank GoldieRN
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Took over 20 mins for a burger to be made Wrong food delivered to me Server lied about reason for ice cream melting blaming it on a hot brownie that sat so long it was cold. Left an extra ice cream at the table for us while the brownie was reheated, but didn't leave any spoons resulting in a second... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 E Main St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2535
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Lancaster County  >  Ephrata
  • Phone Number: +1 717-738-5200

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