From coffee and donuts to full entrees and desserts, many American restaurants and shops with a South Row presence will salute veterans and active military personnel by serving free food and drink on Veterans Day.
The holiday falls on Saturday, November 11. State and federal buildings will also be closed to observe the holiday on Friday, November 10.
Here are 10 of our favorite special deals for American veterans and active military personnel on November 11:
All active military, veterans, reservists and National Guard diners will receive a free full-sized entree from an exclusive menu on Saturday.
Additionally, when you dine at the hotel, Applebee’s will honor these special guests with a $5 Bounce Back Card to redeem for dine-in, To Go or delivery within a three-week redemption window. Learn more about the Applebee’s Veterans Day discount or visit the Applebee’s website.
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Bob Evans is offering a special menu of seven home-style favorites for free to veterans and active military personnel this Saturday.
Veterans and active duty military can simply show proof of military service to receive the offer. Learn more about the Bob Evans Veterans Day discount.
Buffalo Wild Wings
On Saturday, Buffalo Wild Wings is serving a free order of 10 boneless wings and fries to veterans and active duty members with a valid ID.
Available for dinner only. Go to Buffalo Wild Wings to learn more.
All veterans and active military members can receive a free meal on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, at participating Chili’s Grill & Bar restaurants. Available in the restaurant for selected products only. Please present military ID to redeem offer. Visit Chili’s Veterans Day Free Meal Offer to learn more.
Cracker Barrel is offering a variety of deals for America’s veterans, active military and support guests during November.
On Nov. 11, U.S. military veterans receive a free slice of Coca-Cola Double Chocolate Chocolate Cake with in-store purchase. Check out Cracker Barrel Military Family Appreciation Month to learn more.
Dunkin’ Donuts is giving a free donut to active-duty military members and veterans Nov. 11. No purchase required; available in store. Read more about the Dunkin’ Veterans Day discount.
Active duty, retired military and veterans are invited to their local Perkins to enjoy a free meal from the Magnificent Seven on November 11th. To receive the offer, please present a valid military ID. See Perkins online for more information.
Veteran and active duty military diners will receive a free Red’s Big Tavern Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries at participating locations on November 11. The burger features one of Red Robin’s new, thicker and juicier burger patties, American cheese, Red’s Secret Tavern Sauce, shredded lettuce and ripe tomatoes, all piled on a toasted brioche bun. The free meal also comes with an endless side of fries. For more information, visit Red Robin online.
It’s coffee time for Starbucks veterans. The business is honoring those who have served with a free 12-ounce hot or cold brew coffee for veterans, service members and military spouses who visit participating Starbucks stores across the U.S. on November 11. Learn more about the Starbucks Veterans Day discount.
Veterans get a free Quarter-Pound Big Bite 100% all-beef hot dog at 7-Eleven stores on November 11. The deal is available both in-store and via delivery via the 7NOW app.
Looking for other Veterans Day deals? Military.com is a good resource for other free Veterans Day deals.
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