Veterans Day is one of the most proud and patriotic days of the year and inspires businesses to offer our military and veterans freebies and discounts to say thank you for their service. The below 28 restaurants offer some sort of food giveaway for veterans on Veterans Day.
Always call ahead, since some locations may choose not to participate in Veterans Day offers!
Max & Erma’s
Get a free Best Cheeseburger in America Combo, including seasoned fries and a drink. Dine-in only.
Little Caesars Pizza
Grab your free pizza or $5 HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo on Veterans Day.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill
Macaroni Grill offers military and veterans a free Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs & Spaghetti entrée.
Get a free 2 Meat Combo served with one side item and corn bread muffin.
Applebees is Celebrating 10 years of giving out free meals on Veterans Day! Choose one of 7 entrees. Keep in mind this offer is not valid with any other coupons or discounts.
Free red, white, and blue pancakes with blueberries, strawberries, and whipped cream.
Military and Veterans get 1 free donut and small coffee on Veterans Day.
Buffalo Wild Wings
Their “Wings for Heroes” means you’ll receive one small order of wings with a side of fries.
“Military Mates” and their families can get a free bloomin onion and drink.
Choose from 6 popular entrees from Olive Garden’s menu for free on Veterans Day.
Golden Corral honors military and vets on November 13th from 5-9 PM. To date, Golden Corral restaurants have served over 5.1 million free meals and contributed over $12.9 million to Disabled American Veterans.
Get your free appetizer or dessert on November 10th or 11th.
Get a free lunch menu item up to $12 from 11 a.–2 p.m. Guests will also receive a $5 coupon for their next meal at Fridays. Offer for dine-in only.
Choose from 10 lunch offers, including a complimentary beverage.
Get a free Red’s Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries. Dine-in only.
Most Chili’s offer a free meal to military and veterans, but call your local chain for details.
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse
Enjoy a complimentary entree up to $12.95 and get a free pint of BJ’s handcrafted beer or soda. Available on November 10th and 11th.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill
Get your free appetizer at Carrabba’s on Veterans Day.
Bob Evans is offering 6 free breakfast items, available all day, and select lunch and dinner options.
Bonefish Grill is giving out free Bang Bang Shrimp appetizers to military and veterans on Veterans Day.
Receive a complimentary slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola® Cake when you visit Cracker Barrel this Veterans Day.
Guests can choose from three entrées: a six-ounce Tri-Tip Steak, a single Malibu Chicken or a Half Dozen Fried Shrimp, and a free beverage, including coffee, iced tea or a fountain drink.
On the Border
Choose two or three of your favorites to make a free create-your-own-combo meal with rice and beans, plus chips & salsa.
Krystal offers military and vets a free sausage biscuit from 6-10:30 AM. Available both to dine-in and drive-thru guests.
Get your free buffet on Veterans Day, including pizza, salads, dessert, and more.
O’Charley’s Bar & Grill
Military and Vets get free $9.99er meals all day long on Veterans Day. Choose from Famous Chicken Tenders & Fries, Honey Drizzled Southern-Fried Chicken, Homestyle Chicken Pot Pie, and more.
California Pizza Kitchen
You’ll get a free pizza, full-size salad, or pasta from the special Veterans Day Menu. Dine-in only
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers
Freddy’s offers veterans a gift card for a combo meal to be used anytime.
Pizza factory offers a free lunch special or a free lunch buffet to thank you for your service.
Build your own free INN-credible breakfast on Veterans Day by choosing 4 eligible breakfast items. Dine-in only.