"A touch of the past, a taste of the present"

The Appleton Grill, located in the historic Appleton Hotel building in downtown Watsonville, is the perfect place for a relaxing lunch with friends, a romantic dinner for two, or a night out with family. We use only the freshest local ingredients in our mouth watering pizzas, salads, burgers, omelets, and hot sandwiches. You’ll love our tender, grilled steaks made with 100% Angus beef. Come visit us soon and find your favorite dish. And don’t forget to check out our specials! You’ll learn why our customers love us, and why they keep coming back time and time again.

About Us

The historic Appleton Grill offers delicious, home-cooked dishes in a relaxed, comfortable setting, harkening back to 1912 when the original Appleton Grill opened its doors. The traditions of preparing time-honored recipes with fresh local ingredients and friendly services live on.

Specials

Our lunch and dinner specials include some of our favorite entrées. We always welcome suggestions from customers for future specials! Don’t miss out on these great savings. Bring the whole family!

Upcoming Public Events

To see current list of events, please see our Facebook Page.

April 2016

28 // THURSDAY
Open Mic Night
Hosted By: YOUTH NOW – Student Center
all youth welcome to participate 6PM-8PM
*open to public from 8PM-10PM
Performing Live: The Cherry Bombs
april open mic

 

29 // FRIDAY
Documentary Screening : HEALING VOICES
2:00PM // Open To Public // No Cover
Presented by: encompass community services
healing voices 

 

May 2016

5 // THURSDAY
*Cinco De Mayo
w/ FULMINANTE
8PM // No Cover // 21+
:UNDERGROUND DISCO:
10pm-12am
cinco de mayo

 

8 // SUNDAY
*SWAM CO PRESENTS
LUICIDAL (members of Suicidal Tendencies)
+THE HIGHWAY MURDERS + AGE + FUX
6PM // ALL AGES // $12
luicidal

 

10 // TUESDAY
*NUMBSKULL PRESENTS:
DROPDEAD + MAGRUDERGRIND
YAUTJA + OUTRAGED
ALL AGES // ticketweb
8PM
dropdead

 

20 // FRIDAY
REGGAE DUB CLUB
*INNER STANDING SOUND SYSTEM
18+ // $8 // 8PM
dub

 

22 // SUNDAY
MDC + OUTRAGED
CAN TOKER + SURF COMBAT
ALL AGES // 8PM
mdc

 

27 // VIERNES
*ESTRADA ENT. Presenta: 

La Chacaloza de Jerez Zacatecaz +
Dorados de la Banda +
Alto Calibre
//9PM //$30 // 18+

la chacaloza

 

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Halloween 2013

A private party utilizes our fun and lively dining room for their special...

Halloween 2013

A private party utilizes our fun dining room for their special gathering.

Ballroom

A private party utilizes our large ballroom and outdoor patio for their special...

Private Parties

A private party utilizes our large ballroom and outdoor patio for their special...

Dining Room

Spacious Dining Room and Ballroom

Evening Fun

Evening Fun

Bar

Bar

Pizzas

Great Selection of Pizzas

Salads

Great Salads

Located in the Historic Wall St Inn

Located in the Historic Wall St Inn

Outdoor Firepit

Outdoor Firepit

Outdoor Fountain

Outdoor Fountain

Historic Wall St Inn

The Historic Wall St Inn

Kitchen

Kitchen

Patio

Patio

Patio

Patio

Patio

Appleton Grill @ the corner of West Beach & Rodriguez St in Watsonville