As of 2015, some appetizers that the Applebee's restaurant chain offers include Sweet Chili Brisket Sliders, Mozzarella Sticks and Spinach and Artichoke Dip. Other appetizers include Kobe-style Meatballs, Sriracha Shrimp and a Chicken Quesadilla. Customers can also order Brew Pub Pretzels with Beer Cheese Dip, Salsa Verde Nachos, Grilled Chicken Wanton Tacos, Boneless Wings and Double-Crunch Bone-in Wings.
The Sweet Chili Brisket Sliders feature a spicy and sweet Asian-style sauce and come topped with diced pineapples. The Mozzarella Sticks come with marinara sauce for dipping, while the Spinach and Artichoke Dip comes with tortilla chips.
The Kobe-style Meatballs come topped with a Pomodoro sauce and have sliced ciabatta bread on the side. The Sriracha Shrimp are doused in a Sriracha sauce with chili lime and come with BBQ spice sprinkled on top. The Chicken Quesadilla comes with salsa verde and pico de gallo for dipping.
The Brew Pub Pretzels feature a beer cheese dip with white cheddar and honey mustard, while the Salsa Verde Nachos come topped with a choice of pulled pork or shredded brisket. The Grilled Chicken Wanton Tacos are stuffed with spicy chicken, slaw and cilantro. Both wing selections come with a choice of BBQ, Asia chili or hot sauce.