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Waiter Gets Massive Tip After Being Kind To A Grieving Widow

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 08.22.2016 | Fifty

Little did Kasey Simmons know that his small act of kindness would be repaid in a very big way. The 32-year-old Dallas-area resident was at a Kroger g...

You Won't Believe How Many Calories Are In This Restaurant Dish

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 08.08.2016 | Healthy Living

Eating good in the neighborhood has never felt worse. According to the Center for Science in the Public Interest, Applebee’s boasts one of the unhea...

The Healthiest Choices At America's Top Chain Restaurants

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 03.10.2016 | Healthy Living

One of the healthiest things you can do before going out to eat is to read the menu online. Many national restaurants have nutrition information liste...

Hillary, Applebee's and the Two Americas

Brian Wagner | Posted 02.28.2016 | Politics
Brian Wagner

Last week, at an Applebee's in Georgia, I met a married couple. They were older, with grown children. They were friendly and engaging people from Ohio. We talked about beer. We talked about veterans. And then, unfortunately, we talked about politics.

Restaurants and Stores Open on Christmas 2015

GOBankingRates | Posted 12.21.2016 | Business

By Laura Woods, Contributor Christmas Day is a federal holiday, so most people get the day off work to spend time with their loved ones. However, t...

Applebee's Waiter Turns Over $32,000 In Cash Left Inside Restaurant

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 12.21.2015 | Good News

LOS ANGELES, Dec 18 (Reuters) - An Applebee's waiter in central California turned over $32,000 in cash that a family forgot at a table, an amount that...

26 Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving Day 2015

GOBankingRates | Posted 11.23.2016 | Business

By Elyssa Kirkham, GBR Staff Writer If you're hoping to ditch the Thanksgiving kitchen slog this year and go for the easier route of eating out, yo...

Applebee's Fails To Pay Employee With Autism For Nearly A Year

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.26.2015 | Business

EmbedContent(562a9e62e4b0ec0a389495af,,Embed,aolon,Some({})) UPDATE: 10/26 -- Applebee's has agreed to pay Dyl for the 480 hours his parents say he wo...

I'm a liberal. I eat at Applebee's.

David Akadjian | Posted 06.09.2015 | Politics
David Akadjian

People laugh when I profess my love of Applebee's. My liberal friends make fun of me because it's a chain restaurant. My conservative friends laugh because it goes against stereotype.

Applebee's Recasts Itself as Millennials Bar

BurgerBusiness | Posted 06.03.2015 | Taste
Read More: Applebee's, Taste News

Lunch isn't mentioned in the new advertising, nor are families.

5 More Reasons You Can't Sue Applebee's

The Second City | Posted 05.10.2015 | Comedy
The Second City

I'm sure we can all agree that it is a sad day when a man burned by fajitas while praying can't sue Applebee's. But perhaps it will provide him -- and the rest of us mourning this tragedy of our broken judicial system -- some solace to know that he is not alone.

100 Million Reasons to Be Thankful

Jay Scott | Posted 04.08.2015 | Impact
Jay Scott

While the common conjecture may be that summer is the most important time for us here at Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation, the beginning of the year brings with it some special inspiration as well.

EMTs Planning Dinner At Applebee's End Up Saving Everyone Inside

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 08.29.2014 | Crime

Two EMTs having dinner at an Applebee's restaurant on Long Island found themselves suddenly back on the job Tuesday night when their portable carbon m...

Zane Tankel's Rocky Road in Retrospect

Myra Chanin | Posted 10.28.2014 | Weird News
Myra Chanin

So what could have led such a fastidious administrator to risk a bundle on the chanciest investment on the planet? A Broadway show, specifically Rocky, the Musical, which closed two weeks ago without recouping its $16,500,000 capital investment.

Applebee's to Offer 'All-In Burger'

BurgerBusiness | Posted 10.12.2014 | Taste

The "All-In" name refers to the smashing of the ground beef into its toppings -- chopped onion, bacon and pickles -- so that those ingredients are included in the patty.

This Popular Restaurant Is Taking A Stand Against Tech At The Table

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 07.11.2014 | Healthy Living

If your group dinners involve more foodstagramming and Facebook updates than real conversation, you might want to try convening at the neighborhood Ap...

Police Say Man Admits Shooting Estranged Wife Inside Florida Applebee's

David Lohr | Posted 12.31.2013 | Crime

An apparent domestic dispute inside a Florida Applebee's turned deadly Sunday night, leaving a woman dead after her estranged husband allegedly shot h...

Times Square On New Year's Eve Is The World's Biggest Rip-Off

Alison Spiegel | Posted 12.30.2013 | Business

Some people avoid Times Square on New Year's Eve like the plague and some are willing to stand in the cold for up to 12 hours to get a piece of the ac...

This Idea Could Fix The Most Annoying Thing About Eating Out

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

Those interminable waits for the check at restaurants may soon be a thing of the past. At least that's what Applebee's is banking on. In the next 1...

Family Kicked Out Of Applebee's Because Kids Were Too 'Active'

Posted 09.20.2013 | Parents

A family of four in Katy, Texas went to Applebee's for dinner on a Sunday night. The 3-year-old and 1-year-old boys were apparently too "active" to b...

Everyday Situations Made Infinitely Better with Decoys (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 08.12.2013 | Comedy

There are moments in life where you just want to get away. Whether it's needing to escape awkward situations, out of long lines, or to take a simp...

The Biggest Failed Chain Restaurants

The Daily Meal | Posted 09.15.2013 | Taste
The Daily Meal

We tend to think of the chain restaurant as a lumbering behemoth; an easily replicable, formulaic money machine that packs in customers no matter wher...

The End Of The Entree?

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 06.21.2013 | Business

For people that go out to restaurants a lot, there's been a growing weariness of tapas-style dining. It seems like every menu has a section for "Bites...

Applebee's Waiter Allegedly Assaulted By Coworker's Husband

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.02.2013 | Business

An Applebee's server in Rice Lake, Wisc., was allegedly beaten with a 2-by-4-inch piece of wood over questions regarding his sexual orientation. H...

Caroline Fairchild

Bad News For Casual Restaurants | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 03.21.2013 | Business

Far fewer Americans dined out last month as many adjusted to smaller paychecks, according to new data released from a closely watched index of restaur...