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One of the largest full-service dining companies in the world.

Established in 2007, Dine Brands brings together Applebee’s (founded in 1980) and IHOP (founded in 1958). Celebrating each brand’s individuality, Dine leverages their combined 100 years of hospitality experience and expertise so that guests feel welcome, satisfied and eager to return.

About Us

Dine Brands Global (NYSE: DIN) is one of the world’s largest full-service dining companies and franchisor of Applebee’s Grill + Bar and IHOP, two of America’s most iconic and enduring brands. With over 3,431 locations in 16 countries and two U.S. territories, DINE empowers, supports and grows the world’s most-loved restaurant brands because we believe community happens when people eat together.

An almost 100% franchised organization, we collaborate with some of the best franchisees across three strategic pillars–People, Brands, and Growth—to remain a franchisor of choice within our industry.



Our team members, business partners, stockholders and guests are the foundation of our business. We are committed to creating a collaborative environment where people thrive because they are supported, valued, and provided opportunities to contribute and develop.



We are stewards of our brands and are committed to their heritage and continuing success.



When our business grows, our people grow and provide space for our brands to grow. We are committed to achieving this through constant innovation and continuing improvement of our best practices.