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Tuesday, 8 November 2011

Veteran’s Day Free Meals and Discounts

A great big thank you for The Military Wallet for compiling a huge list!  This is just a sampling of things available this week

Proof of Military Service.  Most places require some form of military ID – including a U.S. Uniform Services ID Card (active/reserve/retired)
Participation. Second, Always check ahead of time.  Calling ahead to verify locations, times, and participation. A lot of these are national chains and each location may have different variations to the items listed below. 

Local El Paso events:
  • Fort Bliss will have a Veterans Day ceremony at 9 a.m. today at Memorial Circle on post. Fort Bliss commander Maj. Gen. Dana Pittard will host the ceremony and will honor past and present veterans and those who are still serving the nation.
  • The Northeast Veterans Day Parade will start at 10 a.m. Thursday. The parade will start at Hondo Pass and Stahala and end at Old Glory Memorial at Diana and U.S. 54. After the parade, a new World War I monument and replica of the Statue of Liberty will be dedicated at Old Glory Memorial. Free hot dogs, chips and drinks will be served after the parade. Information: 549-5031.

  • 2011 Free Veterans Day Meals (Nationally)
    Applebee’s – free meal, Friday, Nov. 11:  Applebee’s is again offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Veteran’s Day, Friday, Nov. 11, 2011. There will be 7 entrées to choose from. Military ID or proof of service required. Find locations at
    Champps Americana. We’re celebrating our Veterans with an All American Meal! All Veterans and Active Military will receive a free burger on November 11th! Proof of service required. Offer not valid for the Pepperjack Bacon Stack Burger or Kobe Burger. Dine in only, valid at participating locations. Find a location near you.
    Chili’s – free meal, Friday, Nov. 11. Chili’s is offering all military veterans past and present their choice of one of 6 meals. This offer is available from 11am – 5pm on November 11, 2011 at participating Chili’s in the U.S. only. Dine-in from limited menu only; beverages and gratuity not included. Veterans and active duty military simply show proof of military service. Visit their website to find locations.
    Denny’s Veterans Day Appreciation Event, Nov. 11. 2011. Free Grand Slam breakfast to any veteran from. Participating markets include select diners in Maryland, Virginia, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Indiana, Colorado and Washington, DC (from 6:00am – 2:00pm), as well as the following New York locations: Syracuse, Rochester, and Buffalo areas (from 6:00am – 10:00pm). Call ahead to verify, and check with your local Denny’s if you live in another area. Source.
    Golden Corral – Free meal, Monday Nov. 14: The 10th annual Golden Corral Military Appreciation dinner will be held on Monday, November 14, 2011 from 5 pm to 9 pm in all Golden Corral Restaurants nationwide. The free “thank you” dinner is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military. If you are a veteran, retired, currently serving, in the National Guard or Reserves, you are invited to participate in Golden Corral’s Military Appreciation Monday dinner. For more information visit
    Famous Dave’s – Friday Nov. 11th. Free or discounted meals on Veterans Day. Offer varies by location, please check the Famous Dave’s Veteran’s Day page or call your local restaurant for more information.
    Hooters – Free Meal, Friday, Nov. 11. Hooter’s is serving up a free meal to military veterans all day on Veterans Day. Offer good for all veterans and active duty military personnel. Get 10 Free Wings – Boneless or Regular, drink purchase required. Offer valid at participating Hooters only; open to all active duty and military veterans with valid military ID or proof of military service. For more information, visit,
    Krispy Kreme – Free doughnut. Available only at participating Krispy Kreme stores. Offer available to all active-duty, retirees & veterans on Friday November 11th. Be sure to call ahead to verify your local Krispy Kreme is participating.
    Little Caesars® Pizza. Little Caesars is honoring the men and women of the United States armed forces this Veterans Day by providing veterans and active military members with a free Crazy Bread® with proof of military status or proof of service at participating stores nation wide.   


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