Veterans Can Eat for Free at a Whole Lot of Places on Veterans Day

November 7, 2019

(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

  • Restaurants around the U.S. are really rolling out the red carpet for military veterans on Monday. To wit, Lifehacker compiled a list of several eateries where former military personnel can chow down for free on Veterans Day
    1. Applebee’s: Free dine-in meal
    2. Buffalo Wild Wings: Free order of wings and side of fries
    3. California Pizza Kitchen: Free pizza, salad, or pasta and a beverage
    4. Chili’s: Free entree (from a limited menu)
    5. Friendly’s: Free “Veterans breakfast” (a lumberjack breakfast) and coffee, or burger, fries, and beverage
    6. Hy-Vee: Free breakfast buffet until 11 a.m.
    7. IHOP: Free breakfast combo or Red, White, and Blueberry pancakes
    8. Little Caesars: Free lunch combo 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    9. Macaroni Grill: Free Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs and Spaghetti meal
    10. Menchie’s: Free 6-ounce frozen yogurt
    11. Olive Garden: Free entree with unlimited soup or salad and garlic breadsticks
    12. On The Border: Free Create Your Own Combo meal
    13. Peet’s Coffee & Tea: Free coffee or tea
    14. Red Robin: Free Tavern Double Burger and bottomless steak fries
    15. Rock Bottom: Free entree
    16. Sheetz: Free meal and car wash for veterans and active duty military personnel
    17. Shoney’s: Free all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet until 11 a.m.
    18. Sizzler: Free lunch entree, side, and beverage from a limited menu until 4 p.m.
    19. Smoothie King: Free 20-ounce smoothie
    20. Starbucks: Free tall brewed coffee
    21. Texas Roadhouse: Free meal from a limited menu
    22. Tuscan Kitchen: Free three-course meal 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    23. Twin Peaks: Free meal
    24. White Castle: Free breakfast combo or Castle combo