Veteran’s Day Discounts & Veterans Eat Free

Veteran’s Day is Tuesday, November 11th, 2014.  To honor our military, many businesses give discounts and free meals to veterans on this day.  Please be sure to confirm that your location is participating, as many are “participating locations only”.

Veterans Eat Free and Restaurant Deals on Veterans Day 2014

Veterans eat free and other deals are just being announced. This list is being updated for 2014, but to get an idea of the types of deals you’ll be seeing as it gets closer, scroll down to see what deals there were for 2013.

Applebee’s: free meal for veterans and active-duty military on Tuesday, November 11th. There is are seven items being offered for the veterans deal this year; see the options here. Free meal for veterans is available at participating locations only; show proof of service to get the meal.

Veterans Eat Free and Restaurant Deals on Veterans Day 2013

Applebee’s: free meal for veterans and active-duty military on Monday, November 11th.  There is a limited menu available for this promotion; see the options here.  Free meal for veterans is available at participating locations only; show proof of service to get the meal.

Arby’s: free classic roast beef sandwich for veterans on Veterans Day, at participating locations in OK, AR, KS, MO, IL (Greater STL area) & CO (Colorado Springs/Pueblo).

Boston Market: free whole rotisserie chicken with the purchase of a family meal on Monday, November 11th. Valid with military ID only.

Buca di Beppo: free Spaghetti Marinara, Fettuccine Alfredo, or Baked Ziti but a coupon is REQUIRED and this appears to only have been sent out via email.

California Pizza Kitchen: free pizza on Veterans Day, dine-in only.

Champp’s: free burger and fries for veterans on Veterans Day. Valid at participating locations only.

Chilis: free meal for veterans on Monday. Choose from a selected menu; view all the options in this PDF.

Cheeseburger in Paradise: free All-American Burger with fries for veterans with the purchase of a drink on Veterans Day, November 11th.

CiCi’s Pizza: free buffet for military but a coupon seems to be required. Call your location to find out for sure.

Golden Corral: hosting their annual Military Appreciation Monday on Monday, November 11th. Veterans can eat for free from 4-9 PM. Go here for more details.

IKEA: free entree in the restaurant when you show your idea from November 9-11.

Krispy Kreme: free doughnut and small coffee on Veterans Day. Valid in-store only, not valid at grocery or convenience stores.

Lone Star Steakhouse: buy one, get one free offer with this coupon from their Facebook page and proof of military service.

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt: free six-ounce frozen yogurt for veterans on Veterans Day. Participating locations only.

Olive Garden: free meal for veterans, 10% off for military families on Veterans Day.

Outback Steakhouse: free Bloomin’ Onion and beverage on Monday, plus 10% off on Tuesday.

On the Border: free meal from the create-your-own-combo menu on Veterans Day. Dine-in only. Participation may vary.

Paciugo’s Gelato Cafe: free 12-ounce Gelatte on Veterans Day at participating locations.

Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen: free appetizer with the purchase of an entree on Veterans Day. Excludes Maryland Crab Cakes and Appetizer Trio.

Red Lobster: free appetizer with military ID, valid Monday the 11th through Thursday the 14th!

Starbucks: free tall brewed coffee for veterans and their spouses.

Texas Roadhouse: veterans can choose from one of ten entrees for free on Veterans Day, plus a free non-alcoholic drink. Valid from 11 AM to 2 PM.

Tucano’s Brazilian Grill: free meal for veterans on Veterans Day, 10% off for families of active-duty military. More info here.

Uno’s Chicago Grill: buy one, get one free entree or individual pizza on Veterans Day. Purchased entree must be of equal or greater value.

Colorado-Only Veterans Eat Free Deals

The Melting Pot in Colorado Springs: 30% off for military on November 11th. Must show ID!

Ignite in Denver: free entree and non-alcoholic beverage on Veterans Day. Show ID or wear your uniform.

Rialto Cafe in Denver: free entree and non-alcoholic beverage on Veterans Day. Show ID or wear your uniform.

Table Mountain Grill and Cantina in Golden: free entree and non-alcoholic beverage on Veterans Day. Show ID or wear your uniform.

Via Baci Italian Bistro in Lone Tree: free entree and non-alcoholic beverage on Veterans Day. Show ID or wear your uniform.

White Fence Farm in Lakewood: veterans eat free throughout the month of November! Requires purchase of another entree and this coupon.

Keep reading below for more veterans day freebies!


Other freebies for veterans on Veterans Day 2012

Free stay at over 200 participating bed and breakfasts across America – this is a very limited-quantity offer that requires a reservation well in advance.

Free admission to national parks from Saturday through Veterans Day

More Military Discounts

Many Colorado Springs businesses offer military discounts on a regular basis.  Here’s an extensive list of Colorado Springs military discounts!