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American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
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5928 SW 17th St, Topeka, KS 66604
+1 785-272-3664
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Topeka, Kansas
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

There's something weird about this pitcher of beer. Seems like it's a bit small... Compare the size to the 16 oz glass. Hmmm. By the way we were told there are restrictions on ordering this "generous pitcher of beer". You can only get one brand specifically and two people MUST be drinking it. Finally my food. I ordered a simple... More 

Thank techElectronic
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Yummy food, close to the hotel, good service. I really appreciate being able to relax so close to the hotel.

Thank Shelandvete J
Hanover, KS
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This was not the best experience I have had at Applebee's. Our waiter was not very knowledgeable or friendly. Also, not very attentive. Food was ok. Also, not the best.

Thank 748bonniem
Level Contributor
19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Applebees is a good "go to" spot. We have most often had a good meal there. I do wish they would quit changing their menu and the most recent changes made have made us lessen our trips there. The good "basic" items of their menu seem to have disappeared for more unique and not as good choices.

Thank 63mossy
Topeka, Kansas
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We waited 45 minutes for our food after we placed the order. I believe our order wasn't entered until we asked someone to check on our order. My drink was empty and not refilled. You have many choices in Topeka... Applebee's is now my last choice. In fact I won't go back to the Applebee's in Topeka.

Thank Mark F
Topeka, Kansas
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

This is one of the closest places to the hotel. We walked there a few times. The bar staff was friendly and accommodating. A/C was not cooling well and place had a strange odor.

Omaha Area
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168 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

When we arrived we asked for a quiet table or booth off to the side so we could visit, but instead were seated right in the middle of the larger room. I then repeated my request and we had to wait for a table to be cleared but were seated in a much quieter section. Our server arrived and I... More 

Thank TravelingREVMdM
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97 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

We enjoyed our selections. Enjoyed having chips and artichoke dip before our meal. One of us ordered the steak and it was very good. The other a pasta dish and it was good as well. The garlic mashed potatoes were excellent. Service was fine. Nothing fantastic but adequate. No issues. Did notice that there was some sort of issue with... More 

Thank dewthedew
Ponca City, Oklahoma
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124 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

I ordered the grilled bone-in pork chop with grilled vegetables and the maple/pecan mashed sweet potatoes. As you can see from the photo, the grilled vegetables consisted of two pieces of barely cooked squash and five pieces of red pepper. I expected different after looking at the pictures on the menu. The sweet potatoes were cool, not even warm, almost... More 

Thank Okie_Pam
Topeka, KS
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768 reviews
505 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

I have visited this location of Applebee's three times in the past two months, and it will be a very long time before I go back. All three experiences have been just terrible. In early January, I took my teen daughter to meet with her grandmother at Applebee's for an early lunch on a Saturday. The place was near deserted,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Steakhouse, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5928 SW 17th St, Topeka, KS 66604
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-272-3664

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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?