Restaurants Offer Free Meals, Discounts for Veterans Day

(Nov. 5, 2013) Several chain restaurants are offering free meals for veterans and service members on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, except where noted. Here is a list of those that have provided details to NGAUS:

AppleBee’s — Veterans and service members get a free signature entrée at participating restaurants. The offer is for dine-in only from a limited menu. Beverages and gratuity are not included. Proof of military service is required. Visit www.applebees.com/veterans-day-menu for more information.

Champps Americana — Veterans and service members can choose from seven handcrafted burgers served with signature waffle fries all for free. Proof of military service is required. Franchise participation may vary, and offer is valid for dine-in only, limit one handcrafted burger per veteran or service member. Beverages and gratuity are not included. Visit www.champps.com for more information.

Golden Corral — Veterans and service members may enjoy a free dinner from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. The offer is for dine-in meals only. Visit www.goldencorral.com/military for more information.

Max and Erma’s — Veterans and service members get a free “Best Cheeseburger in America” combo meal at participating locations. Beverages and gratuity are not included. Proof of military service is required. Visit www.maxandermas.com/vetseatfree for more information.

McCormick and Schmick’s — Veterans can receive a complimentary dine-in meal on Sunday, Nov. 10. Proof of military service is required. Visit www.mccormickandschmicks.com/featured-promotion/Veterans-Day.aspx for more information.

Olive Garden — All veterans and current service members get a free meal from a special menu and family members dining with them get 10 percent of their meals. In addition, the 10-percent offer for military families is good for the entire month of November. Visit http://olivegarden.com/Menu/Specials for more information.
 
Paciugo Gelato Caffè — Service members can try a free 12-ounce Gelatte® (a hot latte steamed with gelato) at participating locations. There is a limit of one Gelatte® per military service member. Proof of military service is required. Visit www.paciugo.com for more information.

Shoney’s — Veterans and service members get a free All-American Burger™ at participating restaurants while supplies last. There is a limit of one per day per service member, and the offer is not valid in conjunction with any other offers. Proof of military service is required.  Offer is valid for dine-in only and beverage, tax, and gratuity are not included. Visit www.shoneys.com for more information.

Additional deals/discounts appear on the NGB website here.