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9000 Ming Ave Ste M, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1324
+1 661-664-0974
11:00 - 23:00
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63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Horrible music assaulted my ears while waiting for our table the same time as two kids from the closest table were jumping up and down and playing on the stairs right there. Screaming, yelling and making a run for their money to compete for worst noise with the music that was extremely loud. Then we got our table and it... More 

Thank Silver660
Bakersfield, California
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

The food is disappointing, chicken and shrimp full of nitrates, onion and mushrooms (2 slices) greasy and potatoes grilled to black. No matter how often I go there it never improves. Our salads were slow coming and we had just started them when the entry arrived So we were eating both at the same time. Unfortunately our server, Josh, didn't... More 

Thank wizardmom2016
Bakersfield, California
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

This local restaurant has become one of our favorites. In the past several dining experiences here, all have been enjoyable. The servers have all been great, the menu offers ample selections, and none of us have had any complaints on the food we were served. The "wait time" has been minimal, even during peak times, the booths are very comfortable,... More 

Thank JoDan91
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

went to have drinks and appetizers ..Just awful!! we ordered 3 different ones and they were hardly edible i would dare say prob frozen and zapped.. Pass on this place.!

Thank debram508
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

My daughter and I had lunch at Applebee's. We enjoyed it very much. I had the Philly sandwich and it was great. My daughter had a hamburger and she enjoyed it. We have no negative comments about the place. The waitress was so helpful and very nice. The bathroom was clean and so was the rest of the restaurant.

Thank Sally E
State of Bremen, Germany
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58 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015

Applebee's is usually good for an adequately priced bite in a good atmosphere. I don't expect star-chef cooking. Food was ok, drinks too. In the end, service, however, felt a bit sluggish and slow. It struck me that they really like to have customers waiting to be seated despite plenty of empty tables. I am not from the area, so... More 

1 Thank MMH_HB
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We had a 15 min wait even though there were empty tables. The waitress was wrong about how a dinner was made, and the people bringing out the food didn't know what they had brought out. Very different than my usual experience here. I'll try Mimi's next time.

Thank Bryn T
Bakersfield, California
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103 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

not to bad its apple-bee's... okay food..... service is never that good any of the times i have been there. I really love their appetizers and happy hour specials. check it out if you needs something easy

Thank raychael84
Yuma, Arizona
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440 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015

Applebee's 5-25-15 Good food, friendly service but disapointed. We were on our way from Yuma, Az. to Portland, Or. We stopped here for an early dinner. After a 10 hour drive we did not want a lot to eat. We remenbered that Applebee's had a half sandwich and a small salad. We did not know that was only for lunch... More 

Thank Emry L
Bakersfield, California
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2014

Great place to eat and have dinner, especially for couples. It is really good and they have a lot of specials all the time.

Thank Jesse R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
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: 9000 Ming Ave Ste M, Bakersfield, CA 93311-1324
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-664-0974

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