Here is the giant list of amazing Meals, Deals, and Perks for Veterans, Active Duty Servicemembers, and military families in 2016!
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THE MEANING OF VETERANS DAY: A celebration to honor America’s veterans for their patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.
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Thank you to all who serve!
RESTAURANTS (FREE MEALS & DEALS)
The Greene Turtle: This Veterans Day, The Greene Turtle Would Like To Honor Our Military Active Duty & Veterans With A Free Meal from A Special Menu. This Offer Is Available At ALL Greene Turtle Locations Nationwide (except BWI Airport).
Uno Chicago Grill: On November 11, 2016, Military Members Past and Present Can Enjoy a FREE ENTREE or INDIVIDUAL PIZZA (with an entree or pizza purchase of equal or greater value). Just show your Military or Veterans ID.
Olive Garden: Veterans & Active Duty Eat Free. Olive Garden Restaurants offer a FREE MEAL (with proof of service) from a list of several entrees on a special menu. This special is scheduled for Friday, November 11, 2016. All special menu entrees come with freshly baked garlic breadsticks and choice of unlimited soup or salad.
APPLEBEE’S: Military Veterans and Active-Duty Service Members will be able to EAT FREE from the Applebee’s Veterans Day Menu at participating Applebee’s across the U.S. on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016 with ID.
Zoës Kitchen: On Veterans Day, anyone who has served or is serving can enjoy a FREE ENTREE nationwide with ID.
99 Restaurant and Pub: On 11/11 from 11am – 4pm, we invite Veterans and active military to join us and receive a free lunch* from our 9 Real Size Entrées for $9.99 Menu with the purchase of any entrée.
Tucanos Brazilian Grill: This Veterans Day, Tucanos Brazilian Grill is providing a special “Thank You” to military heroes. Beginning Monday, November 9th and continuing through Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11th, all nine locations will offer active duty, reserve and retired military veterans a complimentary churrasco meal with the purchase of another meal. Veterans dining single will receive a 50% discount. In addition, guests are encouraged to “Share a Salute,” honoring current or former military heroes via social media using the hashtags #veteransday and #Tucanos for a dessert certificate valid through November.
Abuelo’s Mexican Grill: Abuelo’s will donate $1 to Homes for Our Troops for each Chile con Queso appetizer that is sold, Monday, November 7 through Friday, November 11. Additionally, Virginia and Ohio restaurants will offer veterans and active duty military a 20% discount on their entire check all day on Friday, November 11. Valid Military ID required. Discount applied to food purchases only. Does not include tax, gratuity or alcohol.
Cafe Rio: Veterans Eat Free available in the following states MD, VA,CO and Great Falls, MT locations.
Texas de Brazil: Veterans and active duty military can Enjoy 50% off the regular dinner price and 20% off the regular dinner price for their guests. Offer valid for up to 8 guests per table/reservation at domestic locations only. VALID DATES: Monday, November 7 – Friday, November 11, 2016
Twin Peaks: On November 11, 2016 – Active Duty Military and Veterans can enjoy a FREE menu item from our Annual Veterans Day Appreciation Menu.
GOLDEN CORRAL: Golden Corral’s annual Military Appreciation Night dinner will be held on Monday, November 14, 2016, from 5 to 9 pm in all Golden Corral restaurants nationwide. The FREE dinner meal is a special “thank you tribute” 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 join us for Golden Corral’s Military Appreciation dinner.
Black Angus Steakhouse: On Veterans Day, all veterans and active duty personnel will receive a free Top Sirloin Steak Dinner, with home-style mashed potatoes, fresh broccoli with garlic butter and sweet molasses bread.
CHILI’S: FREE meal, Veterans Day, Nov 11, 2016 from 11am-5pm. Chili’s is offering a free entree from the Veterans Day menu to veterans or active duty military members. You’ll need to show proof of military service to get your free Veterans Day meal.
Bubba’s 33: Veterans and active members of the military get a free lunch on Veterans Day.
T.G.I. FRIDAYS: In recognition of Service, ALL Veterans and Active Duty personnel are invited to A FREE LUNCH at participating locations from 11am-2pm from a select menu this Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016.
Wienerschnitzel: Veterans and active duty military receive a free Chili Dog, small fries and a 20 oz. drink on November 11.
Burntwood Tavern: All Locations, Veterans and Active military get a free lunch or dinner on November 11, Veterans Day.
Lone Star Steakhouse: All Veterans and Active duty military will receive a FREE ENTREE from the Stars & Stripes Menu with a military ID. call ahead for participating locations. In addition, 10% of all proceeds on Veterans Day will be donated to SnowballExpress.org to help serve the children of our fallen heroes.
TEXAS ROADHOUSE: FREE Lunch, Veterans Day, Friday, Nov 11, 2016 from 11am-2pm. Offer is valid for active duty, retired, or former U.S. military. All veterans can choose one of 10 entrees. Proof of service includes military or VA card, or discharge papers.
Mission BBQ: Veterans and active duty will receive a FREE sandwich and cake (while supplies lasts) on Veterans Day, November 11, 2016.
Hickory Tavern: On Veterans Day this year all Hickory Taverns are honoring our heroes with a special menu and 50% off everything on that menu. Additionally they will receive a coupon for 20% off their meal on their next visit.
Cracker Barrel: Veterans get a complimentary slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake on Veterans Day, Nov. 11th. Plus, 10% of Rocking Chair Sales (while supplies last) from 11/1/2016-11/11/2016 Will Be Donated To Operation Homefront.
Tap House Grill: Active, inactive and retired military personnel get a complimentary meal (Dine-In Only) on Veterans Day, November 11, 2016.
Hurricane Grill and Wings: Free meal from a select menu and non-alcoholic beverage at participating locations for Veterans and Active duty with ID. on Veterans Day 2016.
Yard House: Veterans and active duty military receive a complimentary appetizer on November 11.
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts: Free doughnut and small coffee to all those who have served or currently are serving. Proof of military service required or those in uniform. Only at participating locations. (Waiting Verification 2016)
BJ’s Restaurant: FREE entree $12.95 or less on Veterans Day for all Veterans and Active Duty Military. Guests over the age of 21 are also invited to raise a glass to veterans for just $5 each. They can choose from BJ’s award-winning 11 signature beers and cider on tap.
JJ’s Red Hots: Veterans and active duty military get a FREE MEAL on Veterans Day 2016 including unlimited hot dogs, sausages, sides and non-alcoholic drinks all day.
Sheetz: Free lunch on Veterans Day for active duty and veterans with ID. (Waiting Confirmation 2016)
Buehler’s Grocery Ohio: FREE Breakfast Meal and Coffee from 7am-11am for Veterans and Active Duty at participating locations.
City BBQ: Free Sandwich platter on Veterans Day for active duty and veterans at participating locations.
Bob Evans: Veterans and Active Military personnel receive FREE Meal from select menu on Veterans Day, November 11.
Glory Days Grill: On Veterans Day, Free appetizer or boneless wings with a military ID. (Waiting Verification)
Tony Roma’s: Waiting updates
CentraArchy Restaurants: Includes 19 CentraArchy Restaurants are showing their gratitude this Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, by honoring veterans and active duty military service members with a FREE entrée and 25% off entrée(s) to their accompanied family. Visit any one of the 19 restaurants [New York Prime, California Dreaming, The Tavern at Phipps, Chophouse New Orleans, Carolina Roadhouse, Joey D’s Oak Room, Chophouse ’47, Gulfstream Café, & Burro Loco] on Friday, November 11, 2016 with a valid military ID or proof of service to enjoy a free entrée from the regular dinner menu (excluding AQ items, Porterhouse, alcohol and tax).
Denny’s Restaurants: Veterans Day FREE Grand Slam 5am-noon for active, retired, and veterans with ID. (Waiting Verification)
Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza & Grill: On Veterans Day, offering two free appetizer choices. The choice is between complimentary hummus served with grilled herb flatbread or garlic cheese bread on November 11.
MOD Pizza: On Veterans Day, FREE Pizza or Salad for Veterans and Active Duty Military with ID.
Bar Louie: Free Meal, up to a $12 value for Active Duty Military and Veterans on Tuesday November 10, 2015 and Wednesday November 11, 2015 (Waiting Verification for 2016)
LongHorn Steakhouse: Veterans are invited to enjoy a complimentary appetizer or dessert at LongHorn Steakhouse. Guests that dine with a veteran will also receive 10 percent off their meal. This offer will be available in-restaurant on November 11, 2016.
Max & Erma’s: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at participating Max & Erma’s locations are celebrating veterans and active military personnel with id a FREE MEAL~ Best in Cheeseburger in America 3 course combo. (Waiting Confirmation)
McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants: McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurants will thank U.S. military veterans and Gold Star family members by offering them a complimentary lunch or dinner on Sunday, November 6 at all 56 locations. Reservations recommended.
Rock and Brews: Free pulled pork sandwich and side on Veterans day for all active duty military and veterans with ID at participating locations.
Outback Steakhouse: 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 purchasefrom Nov. 12-Dec 31, 2016.
Red Lobster: To thank Veterans, active duty military and reservists, Red Lobster will offer a free appetizer or dessert with a valid military ID on November 10th and 11th.
Red Robin: Free Red’s Tavern Double and Bottomless Steak Fries for all Red Robin guests with a military ID or proof of service. At a participating location.
California Pizza Kitchen: Friday, November 11th, California Pizza is offering all veterans and active military a Free meal from a special Veterans Day menu. Dine-in only. Must show ID, be in uniform, or offer other proof of service. Valid at participating locations only.
Carrabba’s: November 9-November 15, 2015~Carrabba’s is offering veterans and active military service members a free appetizer of your choice (with purchase) with a military ID. (Waiting Verification)
Chipolte Mexican Grill: Active duty military, Reserves, National Guard, veterans and spouses get a buy-one-get-one (BOGO) deal from 3:00 p.m. to close on November 11.
Champps Americana: Receive a free handcrafted burger with fries on Veterans Day, November 11, 2015. You must show proof of military service to receive this special. (waiting updates for 2016)
Friendly’s: 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.
Little Caesar’s Pizza: Get free pizza from 11am-2pm from a select Veterans Day menu on Veterans Day 2015. This free offer is valid for veterans and active duty service military members at participating locations. Proof of service required. (Waiting Verification)
Menchie’s: Menchie’s will be giving out free frozen yogurt (up to 6 oz.) to veterans and active duty military all day on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, 2016 with proof of military service.
East Coast Wings & Grill: All locations will be offering all veterans and active duty military a free appetizer or dessert on Tuesday, November 11, 2015 with proof of service. (waiting updates for 2016)
On the Border Mexian Grill and Cantina: Veterans and current servicemembers will receive a free choose 2 or choose 3 “Create Your Own Combo.” Dine-in only, proof of service required at participating On The Borders locations.
Shoney’s: Participating Shoney’s locations will be offering veterans and active duty military a free All-American Burger on Friday, November 11, 2016. Proof of military service is required. Dine-in only. Beverage, tax, and gratuity not included.
Spaghetti Warehouse: Spaghetti Warehouse, Friday, November 11th through Sunday, November 13th, 2016. Buy one entrée, get one free. Coupon Required (available on their website and FaceBook page on Nov. 4). 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.
Hoss’s Steak & Sea: Free meal from a select menu for Veterans from 11am-9pm at participating locations with ID. (Waiting Confirmation)
Cheeseburger in Paradise: Veterans and military personnel receive a FREE Veterans Burger with fries on Wednesday, Nov. 11 with ID. (Waiting Confirmation)
Famous Dave’s: On Veterans Day, Famous Dave’s is offering The BBQ Salute (free meal offer) 11am-4:30pm dine in only for active and retired military members with ID. (Waiting Confirmation)
54th Street Grill: Veterans and active duty military get a free entree (up to $12.00) on Veterans Day. Plus, give away opportunity on their website.
Village Inn: All veterans and active military personnel receive a free breakfast all day on Veterans Day for veterans, active, and retired at participating locations. (Waiting Confirmation)
Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop: Active duty military and veterans receive a free donut all day long on Tuesday, Nov. 11. (Waiting Confirmation)
O’Charley’s: Veterans and active duty service members get a complimentary meal from a select menu on Friday, November 11th, 2016.
Fatz Cafe: Veterans Day Veterans and Active duty with ID can enjoy a FREE World Famous Calabash Chicken Meal from 11am -close with ID. (Waiting Confirmation)
Tubby’s Steak & Cheese: Veterans Day Free small grilled steak & cheese or Tubby’s famous sub at participating locations for active duty and retired with ID. (Waiting Confirmation)
Food Lion: 12% off all groceries (some exclusions) for active and retired military personnel with an ID and MVP card. (waiting on verification 2016)
Primanti Bros: Free Sandwich on Veterans Day from 4pm-close at participating locations for Veterans and Active duty with ID. (Waiting Verification)
Hy-Vee: Free breakfast on Veterans Day from 7am-11am at Hy-Vee supermarkets with in-store dining. Call ahead for participating locations. (Waiting Verification)
Calhoun’s Restaurant: Free meal from a select menu on Veterans Day for Veterans and Active military with ID. all locations.
Hooters: Hooters invites all veterans and current servicemen and women to a Hooters Veterans Day free meal menu by presenting a military ID or proof of service at participating Hooters location across the country.
Ponderosa Steakhouse: Free Veterans Day Buffet 4pm-close for active and retired military with ID at participating locations.
Orange Leaf Yogurt: Free cup of yogurt at participating locations for Veterans and active duty on Veterans Day. (Waiting Verification)
Boston Market: Active duty or retired military personnel and their families can receive one free brownie or cookie with any purchase on November 11.
BD’s Mongolian Grill: November 5-11, military members receive half off stir-fry with ID at participating locations. (Waiting Verification)
Cattlemens Steakhouse: Free Sirloin Steak meal starting at 4pm for Active, Retired, and Veterans with ID. Reservations recommended. Dine in only. (Waiting Verification)
Ruby Tuesday: On Veterans Day, Free appetizer from select menu for Active, Reserve, and Veterans with a military ID.
Perkins: Waiting offer confirmation
Mimi’s Cafe: Free entrée on select menu items for veterans and active duty members. Proof of service required.
White Castle: Veterans and all members of the military receive a free combo meal on November 11.
Chevy’s Fresh Mex: Active and retired military personnel can select one complimentary item from a special Veterans Day menu on Veterans Day from 11am-10pm.
Bonefish Grill: On Friday, November 11, all active and retired service members with a valid military ID will receive a free Bang Bang Shrimp.
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