Popular restaurants offering military discounts for Veterans Day


Many restaurants throughout the country are offering gestures to servicemen and women this Veterans Day.

A military ID or discharge papers are typically required to receive the discount.

Here is a list of some restaurants offering free meals and other discounts:

Applebee’s: Free meal from a special menu.

Back Yard Burgers: Free Classic Burger.

Bakers Square: Free Rise & Shine meal.

Bar Louie: Free burger or flatbread up to $15.

Beef ‘O’ Brady’s: Buy-one-get-one free meal for veterans up to $10.

BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse: Free meal up to $14.95.

Black Angus Steakhouse: “All American Steak Plate” for $9.99.

Bob Evans: Free meal from a special menu.

Bonefish Grill: Free appetizer.

Bruegger’s Bagels: Free bagel and cream cheese.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.: 20 percent off food.

Buffalo Wings & Rings: Free Pick 2 Lunch 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of boneless wings and fries.

California Pizza Kitchen: Free meal from a special menu.

Chili’s Grill & Bar: Free meal from special menu.

Chipotle Mexican Grill: Buy-one-get-one free.

Chuck E. Cheese: Free personal one-topping pizza.

Cicis: Free adult buffet.

Country Pride: Free meal.

Cracker Barrel: Free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake or Pumpkin Pie Latte.

Cumberland Farms: Free hot or iced coffee.

Davanni’s Pizza & Hot Hoagies: Free solo one-item pizza.

Denny’s: Free Build Your Own Grand Slam from 5 a.m.-noon.

Dunkin’: Free doughnut.

East Coast Wings + Grill: Free meal from select menu.

Einstein Bros. Bagels: Free bagel and shmear with any purchase.

Famous Dave’s: Free two-meat lunch combo with side and corn muffin.

Farmer Boys: Free Big Cheese Cheeseburger Monday.

Fazoli’s: Free spaghetti with marinara or meat sauce.

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers: Free combo meal.

Friendly’s: Free meal from special menu.

Golden Corral: Free dinner buffet and beverage from 5 to 9 p.m.

Hooters: Free meal from a special menu.

Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar: Free meal from special menu.

Hy-Vee: Free breakfast from 6 to 11 a.m.

IHOP: Free red, white and blueberry pancake combo from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday.

Ikea: Free meal.

Insomnia Cookies: Free traditional cookie.

Iron Skillet: Free meal.

LaMar’s Donuts: Free doughnut and 12-ounce coffee.

Lion’s Choice: Free original roast beef sandwich Monday.

Little Caesars: Free Hot-N-Ready Lunch Combo between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday.

Logan’s Roadhouse: Free meal from a special menu from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday.

LongHorn Steakhouse: 10% off meal and a free appetizer or dessert Monday, according to restaurant’s Facebook page.

Olive Garden: Free entree from a select menu.

On The Border: Free combo meal.

Pilot Flying J: Free breakfast and coffee.

Pluckers Wing Bar: Free entree, meal and non-alcoholic beverage.

Primanti Bros.: Free sandwich.

Quaker Steak & Lube: Free meal.

Red Lobster: Free appetizer or dessert.

Red Robin: Free Red’s Tavern Double Burger with fries.

Ruby Tuesday: Free burger or sandwich up to $14.

Scooter’s Coffee: Free drink any size.

Sizzler: Free complete lunch with a free beverage.

Sheetz: Free six-inch turkey sub and a regular size fountain drink

Shoney’s: Free breakfast bar from open to 11 a.m.

Smashburger: Free Double Burger with any purchase.

Smoothie King: Free 20-ounce smoothie.

Snarf’s: Free 7-inch non-specialty sandwich.

Starbucks: Free cup of coffee.

Taco Cabana: Free chicken fajita, steak fajita or brisket taco.

TCBY: Free six ounces of frozen yogurt.

Texas Roadhouse: Free lunch from special menu 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Tim Hortons: Free small hot coffee.

Twin Peaks: Free select meal.

Village Inn: Free breakfast item from four choices.

Wawa: Free coffee of any size.

White Castle: Free combo meal.

Wienerschnitzel: Free meal and drink Monday.

Yard House: Free appetizer.

Zaxby’s: Free Southern TLC Fillet Sandwich.