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) #62 of 82 Restaurants in Shelby ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, ,
433 Earl Rd, Shelby, NC 28150-6700
+1 704-484-9222
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible38%
14 Mar 2017
“Good chain spot”
21 Feb 2017
“All-around awful”
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American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
433 Earl Rd, Shelby, NC 28150-6700
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Despite being a chain, the service and food were very good. Our server was busy but kept checking on our glasses and quality of food.

Thank photojdoc
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

About 10 of my family members met here on a Sunday at 3:00 for my grandfather's 83rd birthday. We had an entree come out 25 minutes after everyone else's, our server was never anywhere to be found, managers didn't seem to care and definitely weren't...More

Thank Brooke S
Reviewed 24 January 2017

a real good place to eat drink and watch the game staff very very nice. bar oh man great bar order the long island ice tea

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Went for a friends after Christmas lunch. Service was slow. Waited 50 minutes for our meal. After asking for the manager we got our food, Cold. We ask for boxes to go. The manager did comp our meal. Food was good once we got it....More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 26 July 2016

When we arrived at this restaurant, I thought it was closed because there seemed to be very little cars in the lot. When I went to the door to see if they were opened I was greeted by one of the waitresses, who said they...More

Thank loufrank63
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are from SC and we were headed to Asheville, NC for a weekend getaway. Even after seeing the negative reviews about this Applebee's, we stopped anyway. The restaurant was very clean and we were greeted with a smile when we walked...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Visited this Applebee's tonight with hopes of getting my "regular" Applebee's meal. It's very extravagant and takes forever to prepare! Wait for it!!!!!! A grilled, chicken sandwich with bacon & cheese. It's no longer on the menu and hasn't been in years. Even so, I've...More

Thank MoreIcePlease
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Don't eat here. Workers outside the door smoking and socializing. Seated ourselves at bar table and had to wipe off salt and clean the table, after seeing five uncleared tables. Flies all around. Barmaid comes to our table finally and asks us what we want....More

Thank Janine A
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Pretty good menu variety , but priced little high for the portion. Service has always been downfall for this restaurant; constant turnover of servers. I am not a great fan of this applebee's; seldom patron over past 9yrs

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

I came in alone so I sat down at the bar. The bartender was extremely helpful, helped me pick out something on the menu. I was someone hesitant due to the bad reviews on here, but I found none of those to be true. the...More

Thank 1911guy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 433 Earl Rd, Shelby, NC 28150-6700
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Shelby
  • Phone Number: +1 704-484-9222
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