If a billion monkeys typed on a billion typewriters for a billion years, I’m not sure they would come up with this sentence: Things are looking up for Applebee’s. In a just-released report of its second quarter earnings, Applebee’s sales increased 5.7 percent, which is the “highest quarterly domestic sales increase in…
Some hybrid fast-food locations are greater than the sum of their parts. Take the combo KFC-Taco Bells: Nacho Fries in KFC gravy? Fuck. Yes. But the lone worldwide location combining IHOP and Applebee’s—which just opened in Detroit this week—misses a few key crossover opportunities.
Like most cool millennial humans, you’ve probably encountered this scenario: You and your groovy buds walk into your favorite restaurant, Applebee’s, only to have to suffer the inconvenience of looking at the menu, interacting with the server, and waiting interminably long—like, 12 minutes—for your food to arrive.…
There we go, folks: The weeklong mystery of IHOP’s name change has been revealed—and the ‘B’ in IHOB, turns out, isn’t breakfast, bulgogi, or bullshit.
Applebee’s, the same chain of family restaurants that brought you $1 Long Island Iced Teas, is back with a spring take on their cocktail fire sale: $1 margaritas during the month of April. Pair that with a Sizzling Skillet Fajita and you have one hell of a fiesta, my friend.
Applebee’s has apologized for a recent event in which two black patrons were falsely accused of running out on their bill the night before. The altercation took place at an Applebee’s restaurant in Independence, Missouri.
We at The Takeout are normally averse to covering restaurant deal “news,” as most promotions don’t represent massive savings and are intended to dupe the media into giving coverage. We get hundreds of such press releases each day.