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Applebee’s Frequently Asked Questions

Applebee’s is one of the top casual dining chains in the United States. With over 2,000 restaurants, Applebee’s serves authentic American cuisine, from classic burgers and thick sandwiches to steak and baby back ribs. Check out some of Applebee’s FAQs about the company and their restaurants.

About Applebee’s Restaurant

The Applebee’s Neighbourhood Grill+Bar restaurant chain is created, franchised, and run by the American company Applebee’s Restaurants. The main emphasis at Applebee’s is on casual dining, focusing on American cuisine, particularly the restaurant’s signature Riblets. Bill Palmer and T.J. Palmer founded it in 1980. Its headquarters are in Glendale, California, in the United States.

Applebee’s FAQs

What is Applebee’s most known for?

The restaurant’s original riblets, slow-cooked ribs tossed in your favourite sauce, made the chain famous (again, I recommend the honey barbecue sauce).

What is the $1 drink at Applebee’s?

The $1 Vodka Strawberry Lemonade, which comes in a 10-ounce mug, is a short but delectable cocktail made with vodka and the ideal combination of strawberry and lemonade.

How many Applebee’s locations are there?

A total of 1,787 restaurants were operational as of December 31, 2019, including 69 company-owned and 1,718 franchised locations across the United States and 15 other countries.

What state has the most Applebee’s?

With 107 locations, or 6% of all Applebee’s locations nationwide, California is the state with the most Applebee restaurants.

Does Applebee’s restaurant serve breakfast?

Applebee’s breakfast is available every week from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Does Applebees grill their steaks?

Certified USDA Choice Top Sirloin Steaks and Bone-In Pork Chops are the first menu items on the grill. Before they hit the grill with sizzle and smoke in Applebee’s restaurants, both items are hand-cut by skilled meat cutters.

How many states have Applebee’s?

One of the biggest casual dining brands in the world, Applebee’s had more than 1,700 franchise locations as of June 2018 across all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Guam, and 13 other nations. Franchisees of Applebee’s are divisions of Dine Brands Global Inc.

Is Applebee’s doing half off appetizers every day?

For a limited time, diners can choose from a selection of seven delectable appetisers they know and love for half off during specific late-night hours on any day of the week. With these late-night snacks, you can’t go wrong: Bone-free wings The cheese sticks.

How much is the minimum purchase at Applebee’s?

For first-time Club Applebee subscribers, you can enjoy this offer. *Minimum purchase of $15 or more. Exclusions may apply. Your coupon will be sent to you in the next 24 hours. ©2021 Applebee’s Restaurants LLC. Must be 21+. Void where prohibited. Tax & gratuity excluded. Dine-in only, except where carry-out alcohol is permitted by law.”

How do I activate my Applebees gift card?

To send your digital gift card to anyone with an email address, follow the company’s order process. Please print out the digital gift card after receiving their email and bring it to any Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar to redeem it.

Can you use an Applebee’s gift card on DoorDash?

Unfortunately, DoorDash orders cannot be paid with any restaurant gift cards. Restaurant gift cards are not accepted by well-known delivery services like DoorDash, Uber Eats, or GrubHub.


Hopefully, this guide has helped to answer some of your questions. If we missed something, let us know in the comments below and we’ll be sure to get back to you with an answer. Just remember: as you can tell, Applebee’s is interesting, if slightly mysterious franchise that’s not just for kids. In fact, it’s still beloved by many adults who might enjoy a night out at the restaurant.