On Tuesday, November 11th, America honors its veterans and active duty military on Veterans Day. Many restaurants are offering discounts and free meals for veterans and active duty military to thank them for their service. Most military appreciation offers require proof of military service, are dine-in only, do not include alcohol, can not be used with other coupons or discounts, and do not include gratuity. Also, for some restaurants, participating locations may vary. Check with your local restaurant for further details.
Applebee’s will be offering a free Thank You Meal menu. Choices include: 7 oz. House Sirloin, American Standard All-In Burger, Double Crunch Shrimp, Three-Cheese Chicken Penne, Fiesta Lime Chicken, Chicken Tenders Platter, or Oriental Chicken Salad.
IHOP restaurants around the nation will be honoring the brave men and women who have served, or are serving, in the United States Military by offering them free Red, White and Blue pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
O’Charley’s is offering a free meal from its $9.99er menu. Choose from O’Charley’s Famous Chicken Tenders & Twisted Chips, Homestyle Chicken Pot Pie, Caroline Chicken, Bayou Shrimp Pasta, Tuscan Chicken, Chicken Fried Steak, Santa Fe Tilapia, Cowboy Sirloin, Honey Drizzled Southern-Fried Chicken.
Outback Steakhouse is offering a free Bloomin’ Onion and a Beverage by showing a valid military ID at participating restaurants. Also, from Nov. 12 through Dec. 31, 2014, Outback is offering all Military Mates – including active or retired military personnel and their families – 15% off their entire check with a valid military ID at participating restaurants.
Red Lobster will be offering a free appetizer from Monday, November 10 through Thursday, November 13th. Choices include Crispy Shrimp Lettuce Wraps, Sweet Chili Shrimp, Parrot Isle Jumbo Coconut Shrimp, Lobster-Artichoke-and-Seafood Dip, Lobster-Crab-and-Seafood-Stuffed Mushrooms, Lobster Pizza, Chilled Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail, Crispy Calamari and Vegetables, Mozzarella Cheesesticks, White-Wine-and-Roasted-Garlic-Mussels, and Shrimp Nachos.
Ryan’s, HomeTown Buffet and Old Country Buffet are saluting all military with a free lunch on Veterans Day. From open to 3:30 pm, active, reservist and retired military may enjoy a free meal on these home-style restaurants. Valid ID required. Available in only select locations.
Shoney’s will thank our nation’s veterans and troops with a FREE All-American Burger.
Starbucks will be serving up a free tall brewed coffee for veterans, active duty service members, and spouses.
Texas Land & Cattle will be offering a free shared plate. Choices include Crispy Onion Strings, Spicy White Queso, Steakhouse Onion Rings, Avocado Smash or Big D Spinach Dip.
RestaurantNews.com, a leading restaurant news site, has gathered over 60 restaurant deals for Veterans Day. To see the full list, click here.