AmRest LLC, the second largest Applebee’s franchise in the country is remodeling 16 Colorado stores, including one in Colorado Springs on north Academy.
The new look will features neighborhood-specific décor and service enhancements. The restaurants will also receive new menus.
Applebee’s International plans to completely renovate all its restaurants during the next several years. AmRest will complete work on its Colorado restaurants this summer.
The restaurants will close for about three days while local construction crews wok 24-hour schedules. Three locations will be undergoing a facelift at any given time, with all restaurants completed by the end of August.
The restaurants being renovated were originally opened between 1990 to 2001.