Veteran’s Day Freebies and Discounts

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Veterans Day Freebies & Discounts

Veteran's Day Freebies and Discounts 2023!

Here's our list of Veteran's Day freebies and discounts. The offers are valid only at participating stores so call ahead and make sure your location will be honoring the offer. 

You'll need to show proof of service such as your military ID, DD-214 or veteran's organization card, Some restaurants only need to see you in uniform. Be sure call ahead and make sure you have the right ID for the restaurant you're planning to visit. 

Restaurant Offers:

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Applebee’s – Offering a full size entree from a special menu to active duty and other veterans on Nov. 11, at participating locations. Proof of service required; dine in only.

Billy Sims BBQ – Veterans and active-duty military can enjoy a FREE pulled pork sandwich, one regular side and a regular drink on November 11. Offer good for dine-in and carry-out only

Black Angus – Current & past military can enjoy a free meal on November 10th from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. those with photo ID verifying military service. 

Bob Evans – The chain is offering a FREE meal from a special menu for Veterans for free on November 11, dine-in only. Find the nearest location here.

Bonefish Grill – is offering a free order of its famed Bang Bang Shrimp to all veterans, service members, and first responders on Friday, November 11. The deal also includes a free soft drink and will be available all day.

Buffalo Wild Wings – Buffalo Wild Wings restaurants will offer 10 free Boneless wings and fries for all veterans and active-duty service members (valid ID) to show appreciation for their service.

California Pizza Kitchen – On November 8th – 10th, Veterans and active military get a complimentary meal from a select menu. Dine-in and walk-in takeout only. They will also receive a BOGO offer to redeem for a pizza, pasta or salad of equal or lesser value that can be redeemed from November 12 to November 21. 

Casey's – is offering FREE coffee or soft drink to service members both past and present on Veterans Day.

Chicken Salad Chick – On November 11, veterans and active-duty military will receive a free meal at all locations.

Chili’s – All Veterans and active-duty military personnel can choose a complimentary meal from a select menu on Veterans Day. Visit the Chili's website for details.

CiCi's Pizza – Free adult buffet with valid active-duty or retired military ID on Veterans Day. Dine-in only and does not include a drink.

Dave & Busters – Veterans get a free entree (up to $20) and a free $10 Power Card with a valid veterans ID card on November 11.

Denny’s – will be offering any Veterans or active-duty military with a valid ID a FREE Grand Slam breakfast from 5 a.m. until noon on Friday, November 10th.

Dicky's BBQ Pit – Veterans and active-duty military get a free Pulled Pork Sandwich on November 11, 2023. Valid in-store, and online/app for carryout. Click here for more info.

free donut at dunkin'

Dunkin’ Donuts – will thank all who served who serve by offering a free donut to Veterans and active duty military. Valid in-store only. 

Fazoli's – On November 11, Fazoli’s is offering active military and veterans a FREE regular spaghetti with meat sauce or marinara sauce. Offer valid with military ID or in uniform. Participation may vary, please see your local Fazoli’s for details.

Freddy's – All veterans and active military personnel who visit Freddy’s on Veterans Day will receive a free Freddy’s Original Double with Cheese combo meal card. No purchase is necessary to receive this special offer. Cards may be redeemed through November 30, 2023.

Golden Corral – Military Appreciation Night on Monday, November 13th, from 5pm – close at ALL locations. FREE Thank You dinner (buffet and beverage) for all active-duty military personnel, retirees, and veterans of the U.S. Military. Disclaimers: Available for dine-in only / No military identification required / Free dinner not available for spouse or family members.

Hooters – On November 11th, all veterans who present a military ID or proof of service and purchase a beverage at any participating Hooters location nationwide will receive a free entrée from the Hooters Veterans Day Menu (available for dine-in only). Visit the Hooters website for details. Dine-in only.

IHOP –  FREE Red, White, & Blueberry Pancakes or Pancake Combo on November 11 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dine-in only.

IKEA: Veterans get a free meal for Veterans Day from November 9 through 11. Valid in participating US stores with valid ID. Maximum retail value is less than $15. . Military ID Required.

Joe’s Crab Shack – On Saturday, Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., veterans get 20% off their meal when they dine-in. Must show valid military ID

Free Krispy Kreme Doughnut & Coffee

Krispy Kreme: FREE doughnut of choice and a free small coffee, hot or iced, no purchase necessary.

Little Caesars – Nov. 11, 2023, current military personnel and veterans can stop by a participating Little Caesars location between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. for a FREE Hot-N-Ready Lunch Combo.

Logan's Roadhouse – Veterans and active-duty military personnel get a free meal with a valid ID from a special menu at participating locations on November 11. This offer is available for dine-in only from 11 am – 3 pm.

Macaroni Grill – all veterans and active military receive a free Mom's Ricotta Meatballs + Spaghetti with military ID. Click here for details.

Mimi’s Cafe – Veterans and active-duty military members get a free entrée (up to a $15 value) when they dine-in on November 11. 

Olive Garden  Free entrée from a special menu for former and active-duty military on Veterans Day. Entrées are served with unlimited soup or house salad and breadsticks. Proof of service is required.

Outback Steakhouse – Active-duty military and veterans get a free Bloomin' Onion and beverage with the purchase of an adult entree in-restaurant on November 11. Just bring valid proof of service.

Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers – Service members and their families get a free meal at participating locations November 10 to 12 through a special offer in the app.

Red Lobster – Veterans, active-duty military and reservists get free printed meal vouchers for Veterans Shrimp & Chips from 11:00am to 4:00pm local time on November 11. Guests need to show a valid military ID or proof of service. The voucher can be redeemed beginning November 13 through December 10 for dine-in only. 

Red Robin – Veterans and active-duty military get a complimentary Red's Big Tavern Burger on November 11 with valid ID. Dine-in only, not valid for online or to-go orders. The free meal also comes with an endless side of steak fries.

Schlotzsky's – On Veteran’s Day (11/11) through 11/30, Schlotzsky’s will offer free chips and a small drink with an entree purchase to veterans and active-duty service members with a valid military ID. Veterans can also stop in for a free drink.

Sheetz – On November 11, veterans and active-duty military get a free half turkey sub and a regular size fountain drink at any location. Sheetz will also provide a free car wash to veterans and active-duty military. This offer only applies to the $9 car wash option and is only available at stores that have a car wash. Military ID or proof of service must be presented.

Smokey Bones – Active duty and retired military personnel get a free Create Your Own Combo on November 11. The offer is valid for dine-in only with a valid military ID.

Smoothie King – Active-duty military and veterans get a free smoothie from one of three red, white, and blue smoothies at participating locations on November 11 with a valid ID.

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Starbucks – FREE tall 12-ounce hot or cold brewed coffee for veterans, military service members and military spouses who visit participating U.S. stores on November 11.

TGI Friday – Free lunch for active-duty military and veterans (family not included)

Torchy’s Tacos – Veterans and active U.S. military members can enjoy a complimentary taco and beverage.

Wendy’s – On Veterans Day, Friday, November 11 from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m., Wendy's is thanking those who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. military with a free breakfast combo offer with valid military ID or a Veterans Advantage card.

Wienerschnitzel – is offering veterans and active-duty military a free Chili Dog, Small Fries and a Small Pepsi. To redeem this offer, bring your military identification or wear your uniform to any participating Wienerschnitzel location on November 11.


Academy Sports + Outdoors – offering active-duty service members, veterans and first responders 10% off your entire purchase online or in-store from October 22 through November 12. Click here for details.

Army & Air Force Exchange Service – The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is saluting American service members this Veterans Day with savings, discounts and deals. Click here for more details.

Dollar General

Dollar General – Veterans, active-duty military and their families get an 11% discount on in-store and online purchases at Dollar General on November 11th.

Home Depot – The official Home Depot Military discount offers all active-duty military personnel, as well as veterans and spouses, a 10% discount all year long. Click here for details.

Office Depot and OfficeMax – From November 11 through 13, all veterans, active-duty service members, Reservists and their dependents can get 25% off qualifying purchases, both regular and sale-priced.

Publix – Veterans, active military personnel and their families save 10% on groceries on November 11.

Sleep NumberActive-duty military and veterans receive 20% off most Sleep Number 360 smart beds, all bases, and most bedding purchases.

target circle of loyalty rewards program

Target – Target is offering a 10% military discount thru November 12 to all U.S. active-duty military personnel, veterans and their families. The 10% discount can be used on two separate transactions and applies to all in-basket items, online and in-store. Verify eligibility here


Brakes To Go – Brakes To Go is showing their appreciation by offering veterans and active-duty service members 10% off their entire brake repair service for the entire month of November with a valid military/veterans ID or VA benefits card. Visit the Brakes To Go website for more details.

Great Clips – November 11 – veterans and active service members can go into any U.S. Great Clips salon and get a free haircut or a free haircut card for a future visit. In addition, non-military customers who get a haircut on Veterans Day at Great Clips salons will also have the opportunity to pay it forward.

Meineke – Free Basic Oil Change or 50% off Synthetic Oil Change on Veterans Day, November 11. Limit one per customer valid only on November 11 at participating centers. Click here for locations.

Sport Clips – participating Sport Clips locations will provide free haircuts to veterans and active-duty service members with valid proof of service on November 11th.

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