Veterans and active-duty military personnel will be able to celebrate Veterans Day with a free meal this Sunday and Monday at a variety of different restaurants.
Thank a veteran or service member you love today by taking them out for some free or heavily discounted meals this weekend. There’s a wide selection of participating chain restaurants, bars, diners and more that you can opt for, which should have something for just about anyone’s palate.
We’ve compiled a list of tasty deals that veterans, service members, and in some cases their families can take advantage of during the long Veterans Day weekend.
Where to get free and discounted meals for veterans on Veterans Day
Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill: Veterans can enjoy a free meal from a specific menu on Sunday. Dine-in only.
Back Yard Burgers: A free Back Yard Classic Burger will be up for grabs on Sunday.
Bar Louie: Nab a free flatbread or burger on Sunday.
Bob Evans: Select a free meal from a special menu all day Sunday.
Bonefish Grill: Get a free Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer on Sunday.
Buffalo Wild Wings: Get a free small order of traditional or boneless wings as well as a side of fries on Sunday. Dine-in only.
California Pizza Kitchen: Vets can get a free meal from a special menu on Sunday. There’s also a buy-one-get-one free card to use Nov. 12-18.
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen: Get a free appetizer or dessert on Sunday.
Chili’s: Snag a free meal from a special menu on Sunday.
Chipotle: There’s a buy-one-get-one free deal on Sunday.
Cicis: Gorge on pizza with a free adult buffet on Sunday.
Cracker Barrel: Vets can enjoy a free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake or a Crafted Coffee beverage.
Dunkin’: Vets get a free doughnut on Sunday. No purchase required.
Famous Dave’s: Snag a two-meat lunch combo on both Sunday and Monday.
Little Caesars: Vets can get a free Hot-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday.
Logan’s Roadhouse: Veterans can sit down to a free meal from a special menu between 3 and 6 p.m. on Sunday.
LongHorn Steakhouse: Vets can get a free appetizer or dessert on Sunday.
Max & Erma’s: Gobble up a free cheeseburger, fries and fountain drink on Sunday.
Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt: Vets can enjoy 6 ounces of frozen yogurt on Sunday.
O’Charley’s: Veterans can choose a free meal from a special menu on both Sunday and Monday.
Olive Garden: Veterans can choose a free meal from a special menu on both Sunday.
Outback Steakhouse: Vets get a free Bloomin’ Onion and non-alcoholic beverage on Sunday.
Ponderosa: Veterans get a free buffet and beverage or 50 percent off a menu item. Honored on Sunday.
Red Lobster: Vets can reel in a free appetizer or dessert on both Sunday and Monday.
Red Robin: Snatch up a free Red’s Tavern Double burger with Bottomless Steak Fries on Sunday.
Starbucks: Vets can grab a free Tall size coffee for any veteran, active duty military, and military spouse on Sunday.
Texas Roadhouse: Rustle up a free lunch from a special menu on Sunday.
TGI Fridays: Thank goodness! Vets can get a free meal up to $12 on both Sunday and Monday.
White Castle: Vets can feed the crave with a free combo meal for veterans and active military members on both Sunday and Monday.