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When I enable Restrict Background Data the pop up says that some apps and services will not work unless the device is connected to WiFi.
How can I know which specific apps and services?

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The apps that requires constant internet connection and cannot be run without it. But they will notify you.

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I've tried lots of apps but the only one of them complained about background data: Google play store. It doesn't want to work without background data.

All apps I ever used work fine with BG data restricted.

I recommend not use the restriction for downloaders, SoundCloud (if you are listening to the music, it will stop buffering after you minimize the app or turn off the screen); some messengers and email clients may stop receiving messages while phone is sleeping.

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