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) #148 of 231 Restaurants in McKinney €€ - €€€ American, ,
1820 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-3221
+1 972-562-8016
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
“bad rap” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
1820 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-3221
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 1 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 14 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 27 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 23 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
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Went for a Sunday brunch with family. Food was sub-par for Applebee's in other states. Considering the price, I would definitely not recommend this location to anyone.

Thank jcmach1
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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Stopped to eat on our way to Arkansas- food was great! The service was very good as well. My husband and 9 year old both enjoyed their meals. Nice family ambiance.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
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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