- Pay close attention to the date listed.
- Most of these Veterans Day free meals programs are nationwide but some are only at participating locations, be sure contact your nearest establishment to make sure they are participating.
- Identification:Keep in mind that most businesses require proof of military service, which can include a VA Universal Access Card, Military I.D., DD-214 (Discharge Papers), Veterans Service Organization Card (VSO’s include groups like the VFW, DAV, AmVets, MOAA, FRA, and the American Legion), or in some cases businesses will accept a picture of the veteran in uniform. Be sure contact your nearest establishment to make sure what type of identification they require. Veterans day 2014 free meals and foods at restaurants list.
54th Street Grill – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans and active military members can enjoy a free lunch or dinner entrée of your choice. Value of free meal up to $12.00.
Ameristar Casinos – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Several Pinnacle Entertaimnent casino locations will be serving free buffet meals to current service members and veterans on Veterans Day. This includes Ameristar casinos in Black Hawk, CO; East Chicago, IN; Council Bluffs, IA; Vicksburg, MS; Kansas City, MO; and St. Charles, MO.
Applebee’s – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Military veterans and active-duty service members will be able to eat free at any Applebee’s across the U.S. on Veterans Day. Guests can choose from 7 delicious entrées on the Thank You Meal menu: 7 Ounce House Sirloin, American Standard All-In Burger, Chicken Tenders Platter, Oriental Chicken Salad, Three-Cheese Chicken Penne, Fiesta Lime Chicken, or Double Crunch Shrimp.
Applebee’s Canada – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans and active-duty Canadian Armed Forces members will be able to eat free at any Applebee’s across Canada on Remembrance Day. Guests can choose from 7 delicious entrées on the Thank You Meal menu: 7 Ounce House Steak, Chicken Fingers Platter, Double Crunch Shrimp, Fiesta Lime Chicken, Bacon Cheddar Cheeseburger, Oriental Chicken Salad, or Three-Cheese Chicken Penne. Please bring proof of service: permanent ID card for active personnel, temporary ID card for reservists, veteran’s card, a photograph of you in uniform, or just wear your uniform.
Bakers Square – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Enjoy a free breakfast on Veterans Day. Veterans and active duty service members can choose 3 Buttermilk Pancakes, 3 Slices of French Toast, or a Belgian Waffle. Please show proof of military service to take advantage of this offer.
Bar Louie – Monday, November 10 & Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Bar Louie is offering Veterans and active military personnel a free lunch or dinner on Monday OR Tuesday! If you can’t make it on Veterans Day, be sure to stop by on 11/10. Free meal value up to $12.00. Valid military ID is required to take advantage of this offer.
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans and active military members can choose a free meal of their choice up to $9.95 value on Veterans Day. Valid at participating locations in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, and Washington.
Black Angus Steakhouse – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – A free appetizer will be served to veterans and current military service members. Choose any Steakhouse Starter on the dinner menu, or BullsEye Shareable from the BullsEye Bar menu, excluding the Wagon Wheel Sampler Platter. Valid proof of military service is required.
Bob Evans – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans and active duty military personnel will receive free all you can eat hotcakes. This offer is available all day on Veterans Day. Please show proof of military service.
Buehler’s Fresh Foods – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Buehler’s is an independent chain of grocery stores across Ohio. They are offering a free breakfast meal and coffee for veterans from 7:00AM to 11:00AM. You can choose any breakfast meal from the menu.
Calhoun’s – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – This popular Knoxville and East Tennessee group of restaurants is offering veterans a free meal from their special Veterans Day menu. Please bring your military ID or other proof of service.
California Pizza Kitchen – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Free Veterans Day lunch or dinner for veterans and active military personnel on Monday, November 11. Offer includes pizza, full-sized salad or a pasta entrée from the special Veterans Day Menu. Plus a non-alcoholic drink of your choice. Just show up in uniform or bring a valid military ID.
Cantina Laredo – Tuesday, November 11, 2014. This popular Nashville Mexican restaurant is offering a free lunch or dinner to veterans and active military members. Value up to $15.00. Please show proof of military service.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Enjoy a free appetizer on Veterans Day. No purchase necessary. Valid for both veterans and active military personnel who show up in uniform or show proof of military service.
Cattlemens Steakhouse of California – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans enjoy a free 8 ounce Sirloin Steak Dinner and non-alchoholic beverage. Proof of military service required.
CentraArchy Restaurants – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – This group of restaurants in the southeastern U.S. is offering a free entrée to veterans and active military personnel. Valid military ID is required. Excludes A.Q. items and Porterhouse. In addition, accompanied friends and family members receive 25% off. Participating restaurants include California Dreaming, New York Prime, Chophouse ’47, The Tavern at Phipps, Carolina Roadhouse, Joey D’s Oak Room, Burro Loco, Gulfstream Café, and Chophouse New Orleans.
Champps Americana – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Free burger and fries for veterans and active military members on Veterans Day. Dine-in only. Not all locations are participating, so be sure to call and confirm before heading out.
Charlie Brown’s Steakhouse – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans and active military personnel are invited to enjoy a free lunch or dinner on this day. Valid military ID or a photograph of you in uniform is required.
Cheeseburger in Paradise – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Enjoy a free All-American Burger with fries on Veterans Day. Offer valid for both active and retired military members with valid ID. Dine-in only.
Chili’s – Tuesday, November 11, 2014 – Veterans and active duty military choose one free meal from the Veterans Day special menu: Margarita Grilled Chicken, OldTimer with Cheese, Chicken Crispers, Classic Turkey Sandwich (full), Lighter Choices Grilled Chicken Salad, Soup & Salad Combo (does not include Bottomless Express Lunch), any flatbread, any lunch combo, or any 9″ pizza. Please provide proof of valid military service.