"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 view our most current list of events, please visit our Facebook page

 

MAY

11 / Loteria Night
7:30PM-10PM //
All Welcome
5.11

 

12 / Baile Sonidero
Sonido Milenio, Sonido
Guarachero y Mas!
5.12

 

18 / Watsonville Film Festival
Presents: Queens of Syria
7PM // All Welcome
5.18

 

19 / Los Honey Rockets
Las Cruxes, Wellness
+ Corazon Atomico
18+ / 9PM / $10
5.19

 

20 /SEKTA CORE
(Mexico City) +
Pop Bottle BOmbers
7PM // All Ages
$15 in adv //

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5.20

 

26 / Mina y su 
Sonora Dinamita
Sonido Cumbiambero
9PM -1AM
Boletes Ya Disponibles
en Appleton Grill
5.26 sonora

 

 

JUNE

2 / Banda Prom con:
Banda Reinas de la Bahia
Dorados de la Banda
9PM / Menores Bienvenidos
6.2

 

5 / Mt. Eddy +
Destroy Boys +
Forget it // all ages
6PM / $7
Anchorheart Presents:
6.5

 

9 / La Yerba Ruda +
Soltron + Qiensave?
9PM // 
$10
6.9

 

 

12 / Stick & Poke +
Stufy + the I in Irony / all ages
7PM
6.12

 

 

16 / Super Gran Baile
Sonidero // 9PM // $15
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17 / Endless Summer Fest
Anchorheart Presents:

6.17 fest

 

 

JULY

7 / Rogelio Martinez
Mas info pronto!
7.7

 

11 / Call The Cops (Italy)
MOKOSOS, ITZANMA
All Ages / $5 Donation
7.11

 

15 / Watsonville Summer Fest II
Doors: 12noon // $15 adv
7.15

 

 

AUGUST

5 / Pacific Roots
+ MORE! / Info Soon
8.5

 

6 / Be Like Max + Matamoska
+Pop Bottle Bombers & Fulminante
All Ages / $10
8.6

 

 

SEPTEMBER

23 / 23 Skunks + More Info Soon!
9.23

 

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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