DineEquity, Inc., in partnership with Global Restaurant Concepts, brings the quintessential American restaurant Applebee’s Grill & Bar to the Philippines. Applebee’s will open its first Philippine location in Bonifacio Global City (BGC) this September.
The new Applebee’s restaurant in BGC embodies Applebee’s 360-degree brand evolution that will differentiate itself from its competitors. The restaurant’s look and feel, menu and service culture have been revitalized to ensure that guests will have an excellent dining experience on every visit.
President of International, DineEquity, Inc. Daniel del Olmo said, “We are delighted to bring the classic American grill and bar experience to guests in the Philippines, which has long been a goal for all of us at DineEquity.” He added that DineEquity is very pleased to have teamed up once more with their IHOP franchise partner Archie Rodriguez and Global Restaurant Concepts.
“We are happy with the partnership we have with DineEquity as we are aligned in many ways with our vision and mission of providing a memorable dining experience. The rest of the team and I are excited to celebrate everything with our guests at Applebee’s as we serve classic American grill and bar flavors,” says Archie Rodriguez, President and CEO of Global Restaurant Concepts.
Applebee’s Paolo Gutierrez (Executive Chef) and Larissa Reyes (Head Chef)
During a special media preview held last Thursday, guests got first dibs on what Applebee’s has to offer its diners, from appetizers to burgers, ribs, drinks, desserts and more.
Clockwise: Boneless Chicken Bites, Sriracha Shrimp, Wonton Taco, Green Bean Crispers
Any of the following will serve as great appetizers: Boneless Chicken Bites, Sriracha Shrimp Wonton Taco and Green Bean Crispers
. I particularly enjoyed the Green Bean Crispers with blue cheese dip.
Pot Stickers, Php325.00
I absolutely love these Pot Stickers
! These are fried shrimp and pork dumplings served with Thai peanut sauce and soy dumpling sauce.
Double Crunch Bone-In Wings, Php375.00
Expect your Double Crunch Bone-In Wings
to be really crispy on the outside as it is double-fried. It comes with a choice of honey BBQ, sweet and spicy, classic buffalo and Korean BBQ sauce.
Cowboy Burger, Php525.00
What do you get when you mix together smoked bacon, white cheddar, onion strings, lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles and BBQ sauce? Well, you’ll have one hefty and satisfying Cowboy Burger
Quesadilla Burger, Php525.00
is beef burger with bacon, pico de gallo and shredded lettuce wrapped in tortilla.
4-Cheese Mac and Cheese with Honey Pepper Chicken Tenders, Php385.00
This 4-Cheese Mac and Cheese with Honey Pepper Chicken Tenders
is so creamy and cheesy.
Pork Ribs (Half, Php650.00; Full Php950.00)
Flavorful, slow-cooked Pork Ribs
at Applebee’s are a must-try! You will surely love their coleslaw, too!
Apple Sangria, Php250.00
Applebee’s is known for its great selection of exciting drinks, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic. This Apple Sangria
will give you an idea of the creative and colorful beverages they serve at Applebee’s.
Triple Chocolate Meltdown
Oops, so sorry for the picture! I should have taken a shot of this Triple Chocolate Meltdown
first before it melted.
yChurro S’mores, Php245.00
These Churro S’mores
were a hit in our table. We simply couldn’t resist the warm and crispy churro twists served with chocolate dip and toasted marshmallows.
DineEquity, Inc. and Global Restaurant Concepts will open three (3) Applebee’s branches in the Philippines. The second branch will be in Eastwood and will open later this year. The third location is still to be determined.
Applebee’s Grill & Bar
Ground Floor, W Global Center
30th Street corner 9th Avenue
Bonifacio Global City