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Applebee’s Completes Purchase of 69 Restaurants

Today, Applebee's Grill and Bar announced the closing of the transaction purchasing 69 restaurants in North and South Carolina. The restaurants will be operated under industry veteran and Applebee's chief operating officer, Kevin Carroll.

Applebee’s Introduces the Dollar Jolly, a New Festive Drink of the Month

The Applebee's December Neighborhood Drink of the Month, the DOLLAR JOLLY, has come to town—one day early. Starting today at participating Applebee's restaurants nationwide, celebrate the spirit of the season, with this vodka-based cocktail cheerily crafted with Cherry or Green Apple Jolly Rancher mix for just one dollar.

Dilly Dilly: Applebee's Selling $2 Bud Lights All November

On this day, Applebee's Neighborhood Bar & Grill officially proclaims the $2 Dilly Dilly as its November Neighborhood Drink of the Month. Through the end of the month, lads and maidens of proper age alike can head to their nearest participating Applebee's restaurant to enjoy a 10-ounce draft of Bud Light for only $2.

Applebee's Offering A Variety of Free Entrees on Veterans Day

This Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11, 2018, Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar is on a mission to proudly serve one million free meals to neighborhood military heroes. For the 11th year, Applebee's restaurants nationwide will invite all veterans and active-duty military to visit their local restaurants on Veterans Day to enjoy a complimentary full-size entree from an exclusive menu.

SPLENDA Yellow Packets Return to IHOP and Applebee’s Restaurants

The iconic IHOP and Applebee’s restaurants and Heartland Food Products Group (Heartland FPG), maker of America’s number one sweetener asked for by name, have announced an amicable resolution of their differences that will bring SPLENDA Brand made-in-America sweetener to IHOP and Applebee’s guests in U.

Applebee's Owner Still Plotting Acquisition

This past May, Dine Brands CEO Stephen Joyce hinted that the parent company of Applebee’s and IHOP was in the market for a third brand. It appears that hasn’t changed. Joyce told Bloomberg Tuesday that “several conversations” are going on right now in regards to purchasing another chain.

Applebee's Offering Free Delivery for Monday Night Football

The off-premises target for Applebee’s is an ambitious one. By 2022, the brand hopes to double the growing segment’s share of current total sales, up from about 9 percent. And recent signs suggest Applebee’s is making significant progress.

Applebee's Introduces New 3-Course Meal for $11.99

Now for a limited time, Applebee's Neighborhood Grill + Bar restaurants nationwide are serving up the new 3-Course Meal for one, including an appetizer, side salad and entrée. Starting at $11.99, guests can choose not one, not two, but three items from a selection of some of the brand’s most-loved dishes.

Applebee's Franchisee Legacy Apple Expands Portfolio to Tennessee

Legacy Apple LLC, led by second-generation president Jon Rolph, expands its franchisee portfolio through the acquisition of eight Applebee's restaurants in the middle Tennessee area. Legacy Apple, a 20-year Applebee's franchisee, now operates 41 Applebee's restaurants in Iowa, Illinois, Nebraska, South Dakota, Kentucky and Tennessee.

Applebee's Selling $1 Strawberry Margaritas in August

The restaurant that introduced the original $1 Margarita, is now bringing the $1 Strawberry Margarita to the summer of fun at Applebee's."It's crazy to think that our most popular drink could get any better, but with the addition of strawberry, our guests are going to love how good this Dollarita tastes," says Patrick Kirk, vice president of beverage innovation at Applebee's.