Veteran’s Day Freebies and Discounts

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Veterans Day Freebies & Discounts

Veteran's Day Freebies and Discounts 2022!

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 free meal from a limited menu to active duty and other veterans on Nov. 11, at participating locations. Proof of service required; dine in only. Visit the Applebee's website or click here for details.

Billy Sims BBQ – Veterans and active-duty military can enjoy a free pulled pork or chicken sandwich, one regular side and a regular drink. Offer good for dine-in and carryout only. Valid only on Veterans Day.

BJ’s Restaurant – has a free meal for veterans on Veterans Day.  Get a complimentary entree priced up to $14.95 plus a Dr. Pepper. Must present Military ID or other proof of service.   Valid for dine in on November 11 only. Not valid for delivery or takeout orders.  See the BJ’s Veterans Day page for more details. 

Black Angus – Current & past military can enjoy a free meal on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. The dine-in offer from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. features a 6-ounce top sirloin steak, mashed potatoes & broccoli for those with photo ID verifying military service. Click here for details.

Bob Evans – The chain is offering ten homestyle menu items for Veterans for free on November 11, including country fried steak and crispy fried chicken. Find the nearest location here. Veterans and active duty military guests can choose one of the following farm-fresh dishes when they dine in:

  • Country Biscuit Breakfast: A buttermilk biscuit topped with one egg cooked-to-order, crumbled Bob Evans® Sausage, country gravy and cheddar cheese. Served with hash browns, home fries or fresh-cut fruit.
  • The Classic Breakfast: Classic combination of two fresh-cracked eggs, cooked to order, with a choice of premium breakfast meat. Served with your choice of freshly baked bread.
  • Banana Berry Oatmeal: Rolled oat oatmeal topped with wild blueberries, sweet blueberry sauce, fresh banana slices and honey-roasted pecans. Served with fresh milk and a side of freshly baked banana nut bread.
  • Sunrise: Two fresh-cracked eggs, cooked to order, and your choice of hash browns, home fries or fresh-cut fruit. Served with your choice of freshly baked bread.
  • The Mini Sampler: One egg cooked-to-order, hash browns, home fries or fresh-cut fruit, two sausage links, one turkey sausage link or two hardwood-smoked bacon strips and a freshly baked biscuit.
  • Brioche French Toast: Two slices of griddled brioche bread, dipped in real egg batter made with vanilla and cinnamon. Served with butter and syrup and topped with powdered sugar.
  • Sausage Gravy & Biscuits: A cup of Bob Evans signature house-made sausage gravy with two freshly baked buttermilk biscuits.
  • Buttermilk Hotcakes: Four fluffy buttermilk hotcakes served with butter and syrup.
  • Bowl of Rolled-Oat Oatmeal: Made fresh daily. Served with real brown sugar, fresh milk and dried cranberries or honey-roasted pecans.
  • Down-Home Country-Fried Steak: Topped with savory country gravy and served with mashed potatoes and green beans with ham. Served with your choice of freshly baked bread.

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 drink and will be available all day.

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co – We honor those who have served and invite Veterans to enjoy 20% off their meal when they dine-in this Sunday, November 13, 2022. 

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.

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

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.

Cracker Barrel – Veterans get a complimentary slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake when dining at any location on November 11.

Denny’s – will be offering any Veterans or active-duty military with a valid ID a free Build Your Own Grand Slam breakfast from 5 a.m. until noon.

Dicky's BBQ Pit – On Nov. 11, Dickey’s is giving away a FREE Pulled Pork Sandwich to veterans who use the code VETFREE. Veterans can redeem the offer in-store for carryout and online for pickup all day at their nearest Dickey’s.

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Dunkin’ Donuts – will thank all who served who serve by offering a free donut to Veterans and active duty military. Valid in-store only. No ID necessary.

Fazoli's – On November 10-11, Fazoli’s is offering active military and veterans a FREE regular spaghetti with meat sauce or marinara sauce. Offer valid with military ID. 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, 2022.

Golden Corral – Military Appreciation Night on Monday, November 14, 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 Thursday, Nov. 11, 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.

IHOP –  Complimentary pancake Meal will be given out on Friday, November 11, 2022 to veterans and active military men and women.

IKEA: Enjoy a free breakfast at IKEA 11/11. Military ID Required.

Free Krispy Kreme Doughnut & Coffee

Krispy Kreme: Free doughnut and coffee on 11-11.

Little Caesars: On Veterans Day, veterans and active-duty military can get a free Lunch Combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Little Caesars. Only select Little Caesars are participating. Present proof of service such as ID card, DD-214, or an ID card with veteran designation.

Logan's Roadhouse – On Veterans Day, Logan’s is inviting active and retired service members to enjoy a free meal off its special Veterans Day menu from 3-6 p.m. The menu includes Bayou Shrimp, Chicken Tenders, Chopped Steak, Pork Chop, Pulled Pork Plate, and Steak Tips, as well as side options including Chips, Cole Slaw, Corn, Fries, Green Beans, Mashed Potatoes and Rice. Click here for details.

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. Click here for details.

Olive Garden – This Veterans Day, Olive Garden is offering veterans and active-duty servicemembers a free entrée from a special menu. All entrees include Olive Garden’s famous breadsticks and choice of soup or salad.

On the Border – This Veterans Day, veterans and active-duty military will receive a free pick-two combo meal.

Outback Steakhouse – Veterans, active-duty, National Guard and reserve service members can get a free Bloomin' Onion and a Coca-Cola brand fountain drink. Just bring valid proof of service.

Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers – Are offering a free meal to military service members and their families. From November 11 through 13, 2022, service members and their families verified through in the myRewards Plus app will receive a free meal credit, valued up to $12. Click here for details.

Pizza Inn – Participating Pizza Inn locations offer free buffets and other deals for active and retired military members on Veterans Day.

Red Lobster – Veterans, active-duty military and reservists can score free Walt's Favorite Shrimp, Fries, and Coleslaw. The offer is available for dine-in and To Go orders placed in-restaurant between 11:00am and 4:00pm local time on Friday, November 11, 2022. Show a valid military ID or proof of service to redeem this offer. 

Red Robin – Red Robin is honoring veterans & active military on Veterans Day with a completely free Red's Tavern Double burger and Bottomless Steak Fries meal. ID required. Click here for details.

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.

Sheetz – On Veterans Day, veterans and active-duty military can enjoy a free 6-inch turkey sub and a regular-size fountain drink at any location. Plus, a free car wash.

Shoney’s – Current and former military members get a free breakfast from the fresh food bar until 11 a.m. on Nov. 11. You can find more info here. For locations click here.

Smoothie King – Free 20-ounce smoothie with a military ID on Veterans Day.

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Starbucks – Participating U.S. Starbucks stores on November 11 is offering veterans, military service members and military spouses a free tall hot or (12-oz) iced coffee. Click here for details.

TGI Friday – Veterans and active-duty military personnel get a free lunch on November 11 from 11am to 2pm from a select menu. Dine-in only at participating locations with valid military ID. Click here for details. You'll be able to select from the menu below:
* Cheeseburger with Seasoned Fries
* Crispy Chicken Fingers with Seasoned Fries and Coleslaw
  * 6 oz. Center-Cut Sirloin with Mashed Potatoes and Garlic-Butter Broccoli
* Caesar Salad with Grilled Chicken

Torchy’s Tacos – Veterans and active U.S. military members can enjoy a complimentary taco and beverage from a select Veterans Day menu on Veterans Day.

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. Click here for details.

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, 2022. Click here for details.


Academy Sports + Outdoors – offering active-duty service members and veterans 10% off your entire purchase online or in-store from October 23 through November 13. 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, National Guard and Reserve and their immediate family members can save 20% November 10 through 13, 2022 on qualifying, in-store purchases. Click here for details.

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, according to a news release.

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

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

Sprouts – 10% off for Military personnel with ID November 11 thru 13.

Staples – Active-duty military personnel, reservists, retired or disabled veterans and their immediate families get a 25% discount (some exclusions apply).

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Target – Target is offering a 10% military discount from October 30 through 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.


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 military members can visit a U.S. Great Clips salon and receive either a free haircut that day or a free haircut card. In addition, non-military customers who get a haircut on Veterans Day at Great Clips salons can pay it forward. They will receive a free haircut card they can give to an active service member or veteran as a way of saying thank you. The cards can be redeemed for a free haircut from November 12 through December 9, 2021. Click here for details.

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. Visit the Sport Clips website for details and location

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