2017 Veterans Day Military Discount & Deals List

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Veteran’s Day is around the corner. As per usual many restaurants and retailers will honor America’s currently and former serving military members by providing discounts and even free meals. We’ve got all the deals here and will update the list as more come in. Share with your military friends.

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Applebees Saturday, November 11, 2017, Applebee’s will honor veterans and active duty service members by offering a free meal from a special Veterans Day menu.

Bob Evans Bob Evans is offering veterans and active duty military personnel the choice of one of six free meals on November 11, 2017 at all Bob Evans restaurants. The choice of select breakfast (available all day), lunch, and dinner menu items are: Stack of Hotcakes (Buttermilk or Multigrain), Fresh Baked Brioche French Toast, Country Biscuit Breakfast, Mini Sampler Breakfast, Farm Boy Sandwich, or Country Fried Steak Dinner

White Castle Free Breakfast Combo or Castle Combo Meal for Veterans and Military November 11. Must present military ID and not all locations might be participating. Call ahead

On The Border On Saturday November 11th, select from a free special veterans lunch menu including a beverage and sides.

Krystal Veterans can stop in to get a free sausage biscuit during breakfast hours (6 AM to 11 AM) on Saturday, November 11. The offer is valid both in-stores and in the drive-thru. You will need to have proof of service, so don’t forget to bring it.

Buffalo Wild Wings Buffalo Wild Wings is having their annual Veterans Day free food deal on Veterans Day, which is Saturday, November 11. All day, veterans and active duty military get a free order of wings and a side of fries. Dine in only. Must show ID

Olive Garden Olive Garden is having a Veterans Day free meal for all active-duty military and military veterans on Saturday, November 11, 2017. You’ll need to verify with Olive Garden that you currently are or used to be in the military. Proof of military service usually includes bringing your military ID, U.S. Uniform Services Retired ID Card, Current Leave and Earnings Statement, or Veterans Organization Card.

Fazoli’s If you’re a veteran, you can stop into your local Fazoli’s on Veterans Day to get free spaghetti with meat sauce or marinara. Not all locations are participating so call before you go.

Chicken Salad Chick On November 10, every Chicken Salad Chick location is giving out a free meal and drink in honor of Veterans Day. Veterans can take advantage of this Veterans Day free meal if they can show proof of service. This can include a VA card, DD 214 card, or military ID.

Longhorn Steakhouse Free appetizer or dessert on Vets Day.

Chipotle Military: Get a BUY-ONE/GET-ONE FREE Burrito, Bowl, Salad, or Order of Tacos with your U.S. military ID at any Chipotle on Tuesday, November 7th, from 5pm to close, as a small (foil-wrapped) token of thanks for your service. Details: chip.tl/militarybogo

Denny’s On Friday, Nov. 10, Denny’s will honor veterans with a special Veterans Day promotion. Servicemen and women are invited into Denny’s to enjoy a FREE Build Your Own Grand Slam® from 5 a.m. to noon

Back Yard Burgers Back Yard Burgers  is offering its thanks to those who serve this Veteran’s Day with free Classic Burgers for the military. The offer is valid on Veteran’s Day – Saturday, Nov. 11 – for veterans and active duty service men and women in uniform or with a valid ID. Back Yard Burgers has 56 restaurants in 12 states including AL,TN, GA LA, AR, MS, MO KY NE, FL, IL and NC.

TGI Friday’s Free lunch-menu item up to $12 for those who have served. Promo runs 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. local time. This promo also includes the Big Ribs entree in the half-rack portion. Military guests will also receive a $5 coupon for future use. Dine-in only.

Tijiana Flats Veterans and active military members can get a free meal at Tijuana Flats on Saturday, November 11.

Red Robin Veterans and active duty military can stop into any participating Red Robin location on Saturday, November 11 to get a free Red’s Tavern Double burger and Bottomless Steak Fries.

Bruegger’s Bagels Active military members and veterans can stop in to Bruegger’s Bagels for a free small drip coffee on Saturday, November 11, in honor of Veterans Day.

Carrabba’s If you are a veteran or active military member, you can stop by a Carrabba’s near you and get a free appetizer of your choice on Saturday, November 11. There’s no purchase necessary or coupon required; you just need to bring military ID or come in your uniform.

California Pizza Kitchen Free Veterans Day Meal for Veterans and Active Duty November 11

Olive Garden Olive Garden is having a Veterans Day free meal for all active-duty military and military veterans on Saturday, November 11, 2017. You’ll need to verify with Olive Garden that you currently are or used to be in the military. Proof of military service usually includes bringing your military ID, U.S. Uniform Services Retired ID Card, Current Leave and Earnings Statement, or Veterans Organization Card.

Ruby Tuesdays Free appetizer up to a $10 value for veterans, active duty and reserve service members on Saturday, Nov. 11. To participate, all military personnel can visit their favorite Ruby Tuesday, present military identification and let their server know which complimentary appetizer of their choice they would like to order. Note this offer is valid only for dine-in guests and is not available in Guam, Hawaii, Manhattan, airport and international locations

Chili’s Visit a participating Chili’s on Friday, November 11, 2016, to get your Veterans Day free meal if you are a veteran or on active military duty.

Friendly’s Friendly’s is treating veterans and active military, with a valid military ID or honorable discharge card, to a free dine-in breakfast, lunch or dinner from select menus on Veteran’s Day 11-11-2017.

Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers Visit a Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers near you this Veterans Day, November 11, to get a free combo meal card. You must be a veteran or active duty military to pick up the card but it can be redeemed by anyone.

Famous Dave’s The Veterans Day free meal at Famous Dave’s includes a Two Meat BBQ Salute. This offer is valid all day on November 11 at participating Famous Dave’s locations only.

Texas Roadhouse On Saturday November 11th, select from a free special veterans lunch menu including a beverage and sides.

Shoney’s Shoney’s says ‘Thank You’ to America’s heroes by offering a free All You Care To Eat breakfast,  to all Veterans and Active Duty Military members on Veterans Day from 6am – 11 am

IHOP This year on Friday, November 10, IHOP will be honoring veterans and active military men and women with a free stack of Red, White, and Blue pancakes.

Outback Steakhouse To honor the military this Veterans Day, Outback Steakhouse is offering all veterans and active military a completely free Bloomin’ Onion and beverage, in addition to a discount for family members.

Peet’s Coffee/Tea Troops and veterans can grab a free coffee or tea (any size) at Peet’s Coffee & Tea on Saturday, November 11

Red Lobster Active duty military, reserve, and military veterans can stop by Red Lobster and get a free appetizer or dessert on Saturday, November 11, 2017

BJ’s Restaurant Brewhouse BJ’s will be giving free meals to veterans both the day before and the day of Veterans Day, valued up to $12.95.

Quaker Steak & Lube This year for Veterans Day, Quaker Steak & Lube is giving out a free meal to veterans and active duty military. The free meal offer is valid up to a certain dollar amount, which might be $10 or $12.99 depending on the restaurant. There’s also a 50% off deal that you can learn more about when you call or visit your local Quaker Steak & Lube

Krispy Kreme Veterans and active-duty military can start their Veterans Day off with a free breakfast at Krispy Kreme that includes a doughnut and a small coffee. No purchase or coupon is necessary.

Bonefish Grill “In honor of Veterans Day, Bonefish Grill is giving out free Bang Bang Shrimp appetizers to veterans and military members on Saturday, November 11, 2017.
To get this offer, make sure you visit Bonefish Grill with your proof of service, like your military ID.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store On Veterans Day, Cracker Barrel is giving veterans a Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake dessert for free.

Chuck E. Cheese One free personal cheese pizza with any food purchase on Veterans Day (Saturday Nov. 11, 2017). Must show ID. Coupon code #5500. U.S. locations only

Golden Corral On Monday, November 13th, 2017 from 5 PM to 9 PM, Golden Corral offers a free sit-in “thank you” dinner for Military veterans, retirees, and active duty members

Cici’s Pizza Free pizza buffet when you show military ID 


Little Caesars Pizza On Saturday, November 11, from 11am to 2pm, veterans and active military members can receive a free $5 HOT-N-READY® Lunch Combo.

Sizzler Free Lunch for Vets and Active Duty November 11. Until 4 p.m. guests with proof of military service will enjoy a six-ounce tri-tip sirloin steak, Malibu Chicken or six jumbo crispy shrimp with a choice of side dish and beverage at participating locations. Proof of service includes a U.S. military-issue or veterans group identification card

O’Charley’s Veterans and active duty military can stop into an O’Charley’s location and get a free meal from their $9.99 menu on Saturday, November 11

Rock & Brews locations all over the country are expressing thanks to local veterans, active duty military and first responders this Veterans Day, in honor of their service and commitment to their country and community. Each person who presents a veterans, military or first responders’ ID will receive one complimentary meal on Saturday, November 11th. Options vary at participating locations. Only one choice per guest with proof of service. Choices may include pulled pork sandwich; Caesar salad; chicken Caesar salad; two topping pizza; or backstage burger.

 Free Offer from IHOP and Taco Bell When You Support Military Through Armed Forces Families Foundation “Diners at participating Taco Bell and IHOP locations wishing to support military families may do so by purchasing a paper icon for $1 or more. At IHOP, donors will receive a coupon for a free stack of three buttermilk pancakes, while at Taco Bell, donors will receive a coupon for a free soft or crunchy original seasoned beef taco. The coupons are good for the donor’s next visit and are available while supplies last. You can use that and then link to the press release here: https://judgepr.com/2017/11/01/free-tacos-pancakes-participating-taco-bells-ihops-donate-armed-forces-families-foundation-nov-1-21/

Other Discounts for Veterans Day 2017

Pier One Imports is proud to announce their new veterans and military discount effective November 1, 2017.

This exclusive offer will include 10% off regular and sale-priced merchandise and will be on-going. Active duty members of the military, retirees, veterans and their immediate family members are eligible and will simply need to show their Military ID or Family ID in their local Pier 1 Imports store to receive the discount.

Food Lion In honor of Veterans Day, Saturday, Nov. 11, Food Lion stores will offer a 10 percent discount to active and retired military personnel to show their support and appreciation for those who are serving or have served in the United States Armed Forces. To receive the discount, active military, veterans and their families should present their MVP card, along with military identification, if available, at the time of checkout. Customers will then receive 10 percent off their entire grocery bill. This offer is valid on Saturday, Nov. 11, only. The discount does not apply to the purchase of alcohol, tobacco, gift cards, lottery, postage stamps or services.

Free Flu Shot from American Family Care (AFC) American Family Care (AFC), the nation’s leading provider of urgent care, accessible primary care, and occupational medicine, will offer military veterans free flu shots on Veterans Day, Saturday, November 11. Veterans interested in obtaining a free flu shot are encouraged to visit AFCUrgentCare.com to find the nearest American Family Care clinic.

ProFlowers Is offering a special military promo page which you can view at http://www.proflowers.com/militarydiscount

World of Coca-Cola Active Duty and Reserve members of the U.S. Armed Forces as well as Military Retirees will receive complimentary admission for next available entry in addition to a 10% discount on professional photo imaging packages when they present their valid Armed Forces ID card at our Ticketing Window

Bed Bath and Beyond Bed Bath and Beyond will offer 20% off your ENTIRE purchase for Veterans Day (November 9, 10, & 11th, 2013) if you are part of the US Armed Forces. All military personnel are eligible including dependents, veterans,  and spouses. Offer is in-store only and you MUST provide proof of eligibility.

 Coastal.com is offering a Veterans Day deal here on glasses and frames.
  • 35% off glasses and lenses: VETERAN35
  • 15% off contacts: VETERAN15

Army and Air Force Exchange Services (AAFES)  Beginning Veterans Day, November 11, 2017, online military exchange shopping privileges will be extended to all honorably discharged veterans of the military. Visit: www.shopmyexchange.com

Sleep Number SAVE on selected Sleep Number® mattresses. Offer valid 10/29/17 through 11/19/17. Redeemable in store, via live chat, or by calling 1-888-411-2188. Offer valid to current and past military personnel. Visit: https://www.sleepnumber.com/military

Tractor Supply Co. This Veterans Day, customers with a valid military ID or proof of service will receive 15 percent off their entire purchase at Tractor Supply. Visit: http://www.tractorsupply.com/

Bed And Breakfast Inns in the US and Canada Get a free stay with the 7th Annual B&Bs for Vets military specials. See site for participating B & Bs: https://bandbsforvets.org/

Cabela’s Hometown Heroes Cabela’s is pleased to offer a 5% discount on retail, phone, and online purchases to active military, veterans and retirees, National Guard and reserves of our Armed Forces. Visit: https://cabelas.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/564/

Free Car Wash Grace for Vets partners with different companies to provide free car washes for Vets. Details here: http://www.graceforvets.org/car-wash-operators/participants

Rack Room Shoes To honor our women and men who proudly serve our country, Rack Room Shoes offers a ten percent military discount to military personnel and their dependents on Veterans Day. For more info: https://www.rackroomshoes.com/content/militarydiscount.html

Red Roof Inn 40% off the room rate for online bookings for active-duty and retired military between Nov. 1 and Nov. 22. This “Home for the Holidays” discount is good for stays through the end of February 2018.

SportsClips – Free haircut with proof of service. Valid at participating locations only. See a map of participating locations here: https://www.sportclips.com/promotions-partnerships/help-a-hero/help-a-hero-2017

Academy Sports & Outdoor: Enjoy 10% off Nov 1-12 details: https://www.academy.com/shop/en/store/discount 

Publix Supermarket Publix is honoring the men and women of the armed forces, along with their families, by offering a 10 percent discount on Veterans Day. To qualify for the discount, active and retired military personnel and family members will need to show their military identification.

Crayola Experience Orlando, FL Crayola wants to thank our True Blue Heroes this Veterans Day.  Visit November 10 – 12, 2017 and all Veterans, Active and Retired Military receive FREE admission. PLUS, their immediate family gets 25% OFF* their general admission. *with valid Military ID. Family discount applies to immediate family members only (spouse, children and grandparents)

Target Target is turning the upcoming Veterans Day holiday into an extended thank you to current and former members of the U.S. armed services. To show gratitude for their service, Target is giving a 10% across-the-board discount on nearly all purchases made by active-duty military and veterans — as well as their spouses and dependent children. Instead of limiting the discount to Veterans Day itself, which is coming up on Saturday, Target announced Tuesday that the special offer would be valid for a 10% off any time from Tuesday, Nov. 7, through Nov. 11.

Southeastern Grocers In celebration of U.S. veterans, Southeastern Grocers, parent company of BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie stores, will honor active military and veterans with a 10 percent discount on qualifying grocery purchases this Veterans Day, Nov. 11.

Thorlos Sock Company Thorlos is offering 35% OFF ALL products on Thorlo.com for 3 days: November 10 (starting 12:01 AM), 11 and 12 (ending 11:59 PM) to to honor Active and retired military. REQUIRES use of promotion code: HeroHonor entered in the promo box at checkout

OneBlade All military personnel, veterans, and first responders can enjoy 20% off their made-in-America CORE razor and all of their shaving products through Monday, 11/13 at midnight with this link: https://shop.onebladeshave.com/blogs/journal/happy-veterans-day-weekend-enjoy-20-off


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