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) #26 of 78 Restaurants in Bessemer ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
5050 Academy Ln, Bessemer, AL 35022-5249
+1 205-424-5255
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good20%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible20%
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American, Bar, Pub
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5050 Academy Ln, Bessemer, AL 35022-5249
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Good food and decent service. About the same that you'd expect from an Applebee's. I liked the location, right off the main road, and near my hotel.

Thank Penny B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a quick lunch while traveling and it was disappointing. I ordered soup and a salad, my companion ordered soup only. The restaurant had been open for about 75 minutes when we arrived so the kitchen should have been prepared. My salad...More

Thank Texhusky75
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

When we arrived our group of 12 seemed to overwhelm them even tho the place was empty. The waitress that got us did not want the take our tables and we ended up having a very nice woman. She was amazing. The food all came...More

Thank dmathes
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Good choices with good wait staff. Tacos were tasty and burgers lip spaking. Constant refills on beverages.

Thank Elliehans
Reviewed 12 June 2017

First off, the food was good and the staff member who seated us did her job well. After that, staff service went WAY down hill. Our waiter was far more interested in showing off for the person he was training than doing anything else right....More

Thank Perry L
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This place is within walking distance from the BW hotel so it was a simple choice for us to go there for dinner. We were greeted and seated immediately and our server showed up promptly with a smile. It is all simple American food as...More

Thank lonestarlizard
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

May 8th & 10th, 2017 I am just now getting around to writing this as it has taken me this long to calm down from the experience. On May 8th, I ordered Applebee's Carside To Go. Basically, I ordered online, paid, drove to the restaurant...More

Thank KevinMuir
Reviewed 25 April 2017

we visited applebee's Sunday afternoon. the wait was not too long considering it was right after church and we had a party of nine. they first told us their biggest table would only accomodate 7 so they really couldnt seat us. it wasnt until someone...More

Thank hoover101
Reviewed 13 April 2017

I was served by a great young man named Edricus G. He took my order promptly and got it exactly right. I had a small steak with steamed broccoli and mashed sweet potatoes.The steak was done perfectly (thank you, Chef!). Edricus came several times to...More

Thank Maggie0dill
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Our first stop was Applebee's to get something quick and greasy to eat for the night planned for her. Staff.......ehh..... the waitress was nice but the staff......could've had more enthusiasm about being there and could've taken less time talking amongst one another.

Thank TukiJ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5050 Academy Ln, Bessemer, AL 35022-5249
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Bessemer
  • Phone Number: +1 205-424-5255
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