This Veterans’ Day, be sure not to miss out on the great deals and free meals for active, inactive, and retired military personnel! Here’s a few of your favorite eateries and shops offering deals to our men & women of service as a “Thank You.”
Note: Store locations can often opt out of special promotions. We recommend checking with the location of any of these businesses to confirm they are participating in the promotions.
Applebee’s: Free “Thank You” meal from a special menu.
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse: Complimentary lunch entree, up to $9.95 value
California Pizza Kitchen: At participating locations, receive a complimentary entree from a special Veterans Day menu.
Cheeseburger in Paradise: Free All-American Burger and fries. Beverages not included.
Chick-fil-A: Get a free meal at participating locations.
Chili’s: During lunch, get any lunch combo for free. For the dinner menu, the free meal is one of seven on a special menu.
Cotton Patch Cafe: Free chicken fried steak or chicken fried chicken meal.
Denny’s: Free Grand Slam breakfast from 5am-noon at participating locations.
Famous Dave’s: Free meal (one meat, one side, and a corn muffin) at participating locations from 11am-4:30pm.
Golden Corral: On November 17 from 5-9pm (take note! It’s on a different day than everything else), get a free “Thank You” dinner at the buffet.
IHOP: Get a free plate of Red, White, and Blue pancakes from 7am-7pm.
Olive Garden: Free entree from a special menu.
On The Border: At participating locations, get a free “Choose 2″ or “Choose 3″ Create Your Own Combo.
Red Robin: Get a Red’s Tavern Double Burger with fries on the house.
Shoney’s: Get a free All-American Burger, all day long.
T.G.I. Friday’s: Free lunch from 11am-2pm.
–Other Food Deals–
Bob Evans: Go back for seconds with all-you-can-eat hotcakes.
Carraba’s: Free appetizer of your choice.
Cracker Barrel: Free Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake dessert. Bonus – If you’re not a vet, purchase the dessert (as well as by purchasing some other retail items), and the restaurant will donate 10% of proceeds to the USO.
Dunkin’ Donuts: Participating locations are offering up a free medium hot or iced coffee.
Einstein Bros. Bagels: Free coffee at participating locations.
Hooters: With the purchase of a drink, you can get a free entree.
Krispy Kreme: Free doughnut and small coffee.
Outback Steakhouse: Free Bloomin’ Onion and drink.
Red Lobster: Through November 13, get an appetizer for free.
Ruby Tuesday’s: Free appetizer at participating locations.
Starbucks: For both vets AND their spouses, pick up a free, tall brewed coffee all day long.
Uno Chicago Grill: Free individual pizza or entree with the purchase of another. Bonus – tell your server you’re there to support Fisher House Foundation, and a portion of your check will go to the charity.
Great Clips: Stop by and get a free haircut if you’re a vet, or get a card to redeem for a free cut by December 31. Bonus – if you’re not a vet, you can still get a free haircut card to give to a vet when you purchase a trim for yourself.
Twin Peaks: A free 2015 calendar goes to the first 100 service-members at each location.