"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

FEBRUARY

21 / Coloring Party #2
6:30 – 9pm / free / all ages

2.21

 

22 / Open Mic Night
7pm – 10pm // all welcome
2.22

 

23 / PinUp Presents:
6:30PM / all ages / $10
2.23

 

24 / Rob Ramo + Live Band
Tropic-Funk/Cali-Rican
Hip-Hop / 8pm
18+ / $10 cover
2.24

 

25 / UMS Presents:
Metal Power of Doom / 7pm / $5

2.25

 

 

MARCH

8 / WFF Presents:
Women by Women Film Series
More info soon….
3.8

 

11 / CPW Lucha War
Doors: 7:30PM // all ages
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17 / Fulminante
CD Release Party
w/ Acid Teeth (on tour / Seattle)
No Accion!, SA90 / $7 / 8PM
3.17

 

23 / Baile Sonidero
9PM – 1AM // 18+
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24 / A Showcase of HipHop
18+ / 9PM 

HH showcase

 

27 /
Bananarchy
Jesus and The 
Dinosaurs
The Toads (Portland OR)
$5 / 8pm / all ages
3.27

 

 

 

 

 

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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