Veterans Day is more than just a day of remembrance and honor. To show tangible appreciation for the brave souls who’ve served our nation, several restaurants across the country are offering special deals and free meals to veterans and active-duty military members. As we approach the commemorative day on November 11th, we have curated this printable list for 2023 detailing the dining establishments providing these exclusive offers. Whether you’re a veteran, currently serving, or simply someone who wishes to share this gesture of gratitude, please review the list below. All offers are described in the English language, and to avail them, ensure you have your military ID or proof of service on hand.
Printable List of Veterans Day Free Meals
|Restaurant||Offer on 11 November|
|110 Grill||Complimentary lunch from 11:30am to 4:00pm|
|151 Coffee||Free drinks for veterans and their families|
|7-Eleven||Free Quarter-Pound Big Bite 100% all-beef hot dog|
|Ample Hills Creamery||Free small scoop for veterans and active-duty service members|
|Charleys Philly Steaks||Free Gourmet Fries in-store with no purchase necessary|
|Chelo’s Hometown Bar & Grille||Free meal from a select menu for veterans with a valid military ID|
|Chicken Salad Chick||Free meal for veterans and active-duty military|
|Chili’s||Free meal from a select menu for veterans and active-duty service members|
|Denny’s||Free Build Your Own Grand Slam® from 5 a.m. to noon for all active, inactive, and retired military personnel|
|Dickey’s Barbecue Pit||Free Pulled Pork Sandwich + Side for veterans and current military members. Bring proof of service. Participating locations only. Valid for Dine-In, To Go, and Online Ordering.|
|Dunkin’||Free donut of their choice for veterans and active-duty military|
|Fire Department Coffee||Free coffee, any size, hot or cold, for all current or former military with proof of service|
|Golden Corral||Free buffet meal for veterans and active-duty military|
|IHOP||Free Build Your Own Stack for veterans and active-duty military on Veterans Day|
|Krispy Kreme||Free donut of their choice for veterans and active-duty military|
|Little Caesars||Free Hot-N-Ready pizza for veterans and active-duty military|
|McDonald’s||Free breakfast combo meal for veterans and active military|
|O’Charley’s||Free Country Scramble for veterans and active-duty military|
|Outback Steakhouse||Free Bloomin’ Onion appetizer for veterans and active-duty military|
|Perkins||Free Magnificent Seven Breakfast Meal for military members|
|Red Lobster||Free appetizer or dessert for veterans and active-duty military|
|Texas Roadhouse||Free meal for veterans and active-duty military from a select menu|
|Wendy’s||Free small Frosty for veterans and active-duty military|
Printable List of Veterans Day Free Food 2023
|Golden Corral||Military Appreciation Night on November 13, 5pm to close. Free “thank you” meal (dine-in).|
|Hooters||Free entrée from Veterans Day Menu with beverage purchase on November 11 (dine-in only).|
|Sugarfire Smoke House||Free cheeseburger for active-duty and retired military on November 11.|
|Hoss’s Steak and Sea House||20% discount for veterans and active-duty military on November 11 (dine-in all day). $10 off $40 voucher for next visit (valid through November 30).|
|Another Broken Egg Cafe||Free Patriot French Toast Combo & Coffee on November 11 (dine-in only at participating cafes).|
|Applebee’s||Free meal from a special menu on November 11 for active-duty military, veterans, Reserves, and National Guard. $5 Bounce Back Card for dine-in, To Go, or delivery within three weeks.|
|Aroma Joe’s||Free 24oz. drink for all veterans on November 11.|
|Au Bon Pain||Free breakfast sandwich and small drip coffee on November 11 (must present military ID).|
|Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar||Free Big Daddy’s All-American Burger and side from 11am to 4pm on November 11 (proof of service required).|
|Bagger Dave’s||Free Great American Cheeseburger and fries on November 11 (dine-in only).|
|Biggby Coffee||Free 16 oz beverage for veterans and active-duty service members on November 11.|
|Bombshells Restaurant and Bar||Free entrees for veterans on November 11. 20% discount on other items. Additional 20% discount for families accompanying veterans and active service members.|
|Bruegger’s Bagels||Free medium coffee with breakfast order on November 11.|
|Buffalo Wild Wings||Free order of 10 boneless wings and fries on November 11 (must show valid proof of service, dine-in only).|
|Chelo’s Hometown Bar & Grille||Free meal from a select menu on November 11 with valid military ID.|
|Country Kitchen||Free Country Scramble on November 11 (dine-in only at participating locations).|
|Dickey’s Barbecue Pit||Free Pulled Pork Sandwich on November 11 (valid in-store and online/app for carryout).|
|El Chico||Free entrée up to $20 value on November 11 at participating locations (proof of service required).|
|Greene Turtle||Free meal up to $13 value on November 11 with valid ID (dine-in only).|
|Hickory Tavern||Free menu item of choice, up to $15 on November 11.|
|Huddle House||Free MVP Breakfast Platter on November 11.|
|Kolache Factory||Free kolache and coffee on November 11 from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.|
|Mimi’s Cafe||Free entrée up to $16 value on November 11 with ID (dine-in only).|
|On the Border||Free Pick 2 Combo on November 11 (dine-in only).|
|Parry’s Pizza||Free full-size entrée and fountain drink on November 11 (dine-in or takeout).|
|Perkins||Free Magnificent Seven Meal on November 11 with valid ID.|
|Smokey Bones||Free meal from a select menu on November 11 with valid ID (dine-in only).|
|TGI Fridays||Free lunch from a select menu on November 11 from 11am to 2pm at participating locations (dine-in only).|
|WingHouse Bar & Grill||Buy one, get one free boneless wings with proof of service when dining in on November 11.|
Instructions to Print the Veterans Day Free Meals 2023 Table Sheet:
- Prepare: Check that your computer is connected to a printer with enough ink and A4 paper.
- Copy: Highlight the table, then right-click and choose “Copy” or use Ctrl + C (Windows) or Command + C (Mac).
- Paste: Open a word processor (like Microsoft Word), create a new document, and paste the table with Ctrl + V (Windows) or Command + V (Mac).
- Format: Adjust the table’s layout to fit on an A4 page.
- Print: Click “File” > “Print”, select your printer, and print the document.
- Retrieve: Collect your printed list from the printer.
- Proof of service, like a military ID or DD214, is typically required.
- Check with local restaurants, as many also offer Veterans Day deals not listed here.
- Always call ahead to confirm the specific location’s participation.
- Here is all updated information are based on news sites, press release and official notification, they can change any time offers.