Big portions of mainstream American fare, served up in a convivial, family atmosphere.. In Short A low-key, friendly environment attracts plenty of families to this reliable chain. Kids in the big booths--often clutching free balloons and crayons--usually outnumber adults sitting at the bar. The menu offers filling American fare with no surprises, from mozzarella sticks and nachos to rollups and burgers. Entrees include steaks, fajitas and main dish salads. The calorie-conscious can select from a list of Weight Watchers-inspired dishes like mesquite chicken salad and grilled tilapia with mango salsa.
American staple............bland overall.
Applebee's always serves what you expect; if you don't expect much flavor or quality in your meal. It's a good place to go with friends for a beer, or if you are in the company of people who can not tolerate much spice or robust flavors. But, if you're looking for just a chain restaurant, this one delivers the basics.