From sirloin steaks and pancakes, to science and camping, check out these freebies and discounts in honor of those who serve our country:
Friday Nov. 10, 2017
BJs Restaurant and Brewhouse, Nov. 10-11, 2017. Free entree, up to $12.95 value. Offer valid to all active duty military and veterans, with proof of service. Guests over the age of 21 are also invited to raise a glass to veterans for just $6 each. More info. Locations.
Boston Market, Nov. 10th – Nov 12, 2017. Buy one individual meal with drink and get a second free at all U.S. locations; coupon (but no I.D.) is required and available at BostonMarket.com. Available for all veterans, service members, and their families. No ID required. Locations.
Denny’s, Nov. 10, 2017. Free Build Your Own Grand Slam® on Nov. 10, from 5 a.m. to noon for all active, inactive, and retired military personnel. Participating locations only. Please call ahead. More info. Locations.
Firebird’s Grill, Nov. 10, 2017. Buy one get one free (Free entree equal to or less than your purchase). More info.
IHOP, Nov. 10, 2017. Free Red, White and Blue pancakes. Participating locations only. Please call ahead to verify participation. More info.
Spaghetti Warehouse, Nov. 10th – Nov 12, 2017. Buy one entrée, get one free. Coupon Required (available on their website and FaceBook page on Nov. 3). Choose any of 11 Original Recipe Spaghetti entrées and receive a second entrée free. Friends and relatives are encouraged to treat a veteran to a meal. More Info. Locations.
Saturday Nov. 11, 2017
Applebee’s, Nov. 11, 2017: Applebee’s is offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Veterans Day. There will be 8 entrées to choose from. Military ID or proof of service required. More info. Locations.
Back Yard Burgers, Nov. 11, 2017. Free Classic Burger for veterans and active duty military members. Bring proof of military service. Back Yard Burgers offers a 20 percent discount to service men and women year-round. Locations.
Buffalo Wild Wings, Nov. 11, 2017. Free order of traditional or boneless wings and a side of fries to veterans and current military members. Dine-in only. Bring proof of military service. More info.
Chili’s – Free meal, Nov. 11 2017. Free meal from a select menu. Dine-in only and participating locations only. Proof of military service required. (Please verify participation in advance; I have seen this on a flyer, but this is not published on the Chili’s website or FaceBook page). Visit their website to find locations.
Chuck E. Cheese, Nov. 11, 2017. One free personal 1-topping pizza to military veterans at all U.S. restaurants. Promo code #5500. More info.
Cici’s Pizza, Nov. 11, 2017. Free pizza buffet with Military ID. Locations.
Cracker Barrel, Nov. 11, 2017. Complimentary slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola® Cake. More info.
Dunkin’ Donuts, Nov. 11, 2017. Free donut to Veterans and active duty military at participating restaurants nationwide. More info.
Friendly’s, Nov. 11, 2017. Free Big-Two-Do® breakfast (choice of two slices of French toast, two buttermilk pancakes or two slices of toast; two strips of crispy bacon or two sausage links and two made-to-order farm fresh eggs), or All American Burger (fries and a beverage) during lunch or dinner. Dine-in only. Limited to one per person. Offer available for active military and veterans with ID or discharge papers. Participating locations only. Locations.
Hooters, Nov. 11, 2017. Hooters invites all veterans and current servicemen and women to enjoy a free meal from a select menu. Requires drink purchase. Only valid at participating locations. Locations.
Krispy Kreme – Free doughnut and small coffee, Nov. 11, 2017. Available only at participating Krispy Kreme stores. Offer available to all active-duty, retirees, & veterans. Be sure to call ahead to verify your local Krispy Kreme is participating. More info.
Little Caesars® Pizza, Nov. 11, 2017. Free pizza or $5 HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo to all US Armed Forces veterans and active military members between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. With proof of military service, at participating stores nationwide. Call ahead to verify participation. More info. Locations.
Logan’s Roadhouse, Nov. 11, 2017. Free entrée from select menu for veterans and active duty military personnel. Call your local Logan’s Roadhouse for details and to verify participation. More info. Locations.
LongHorn Steakhouse, Nov. 11, 2017. Free appetizer or dessert (no purchase required, no restrictions). Additional 10% off for guests that dine with Veterans on November 11. Offer good for Veterans and active-duty military members. Proof of service required. More info.
Menchie’s, Nov. 11, 2017. All veterans and current servicemembers will receive a free 6 oz. frozen yogurt on Veterans Day. Locations.
Mimi’s Café, Nov. 11, 2017. Veterans or active duty military personnel can select a free item from a special menu. Drink purchase required and proof of Military ID. Locations.
Olive Garden, Nov. 11, 2017. Free entrée from a special menu. Entrées are served with unlimited soup or house salad and garlic breadsticks. Offer good for veterans and active duty military; proof of service required. More info. Locations.
Outback Steakhouse, Nov. 11, 2017. Outback Steakhouse is honoring America’s military veterans by offering active duty military and veterans a free Bloomin’ Onion and a non-alcoholic beverage. This offer is available to Military Personnel and veterans with ID. Also receive 15% off your purchase from Nov. 12-Dec 31, 2017. Locations.
Perkin’s Restaurant & Bakery, Nov. 11, 2017.Participating restaurants are offering current servicemembers and veterans a free Magnificent Seven meal which includes two eggs, three buttermilk pancakes, and a choice of two bacon strips or two sausage links. Beverage not included. Call ahead to verify participation. ID or proof of service required. Locations.
Quaker Steak & Lube, Nov. 11, 2017. Free or discounted meal of choice. See restaurant for more details. More info.
Red Lobster, Nov. 11, 2017. Free Appetizer or Dessert with military ID or proof of service. Vets may choose from a select list of appetizers and desserts. Find a location near you.
Shoney’s, Nov. 11, 2017. Free All You Care To Eat, freshly-prepared Breakfast Bar for veterans and active duty servicemembers. Dine-in only, from 6:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Proof of Service required. Locations.
Sizzler Restaurants, Nov. 11, 2017. Free lunch served until 4pm. Choice of 3 entrees, and a free coffee, tea, or fountain drink. Not valid for salad bar or gratuity. Valid with proof of military service. Dine-in only at participating locations. Locations.
T.G.I. Friday’s, Nov. 11, 2017. Free lunch menu item up to $12 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. local time for all current military members and veterans. These guests will also receive a $5 coupon for their next meal at Fridays. Valid ID or proof of service required. Dine-on only at participating locations. Be sure to contact your local T.G.I Friday’s for details. More info. Locations.
Tijuana Flats, Nov. 11, 2017. Free entrée at participating locations. Locations.
TooJay’s, Nov. 11, 2017. Free entrée from a special menu on Veteran’s Day. Locations.
White Castle, Nov. 11, 2017. Free Breakfast Combo or Castle Combo meal #1-6 for veterans and active duty military. Bring proof of military service. More info.
Wild Wing Cafés, Nov. 11, 2017. Complimentary meal with proof of service. Veteran may choose from any Awesome Salad, Wild Wrap, Beefy Burger or Chicken Sandwich. Participating locations only. More info.
World of Beer. Nov. 11, 2017. Free select draught beer or $5.00 off your entire bill. Participating locations only. Bring proof of military service. Locations.
Monday Nov. 13, 2017
Golden Corral, Nov. 13, 2017 (5pm – 9pm): The 17th annual Golden Corral Military Appreciation dinner is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military. If you are a veteran, retired, currently serving, in the National Guard or Reserves, you are invited to participate in Golden Corral’s Military Appreciation dinner. For more information visit http://www.goldencorral.com/military/.