Houston-area veterans and active military personnel can enjoy free meals on Veterans Day, as a special thank you for their service. Note that some restaurants are offering deals on the actual Veterans Day (Sunday, November 10) while a few are offering them on the observed federal holiday (Monday, November 11). You’ll also need to present a military ID or other proof of service to take advantage of these Veterans Day freebies.
Here are lots of restaurants offering Veterans Day freebies and deals in Houston.
Applebee’s: Veterans and active-duty military can get a free meal on Monday, November 11. Proof of military service required. Drink and tip not included.
Bar Louie: From open to close on November 11, vets and active military can get a free burger or flatbread up to $15 in value. Military ID required.
BJ’s: Enjoy a free meal up to $14.95 in value plus a free Dr. Pepper when you show your military ID.
California Pizza Kitchen: Veterans can enjoy a select menu of pizza, salad, and pasta for free. You’ll also get a buy one, get one free gift card you can use on a return visit until November 20th.
Chili’s: Veterans can get a free meal from a select menu offering choices of burgers, pasta, an more on Monday, November 11th.
Cici’s: Craving some pizza? Cici’s is offering vets a free buffet on Veterans Day.
Cracker Barrel: Vets and active duty can head over to Cracker Barrel for a free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca Cola Cake or free Pumpkin Pie latte on November 11.
Denny’s: Veterans can build their own free Grand Slam meal on Veterans Day.
Dunkin’ Donuts: Veterans and active-duty military can get one free donut of their choosing on Monday, November 11th.
Golden Corral: From 5 to 9 pm on Monday, November 11, Golden Corral is offering free meals to anyone who has served in the US military.
Hopdoddy Burger Bar: Veterans and active-duty military will receive a free burger on November 11.
Joe’s Crab Shack: Get 20% off your order on Monday if you’re a veteran.
Main Event: Enjoy 30 minutes of free arcade play plus one free entree from a select menu on Monday, November 11th.
Mod Pizza: Get a free Mod-sized pizza or salad when you purchase one of equal value. Dine-in only.
Pilot Flying J: Vets can get a free breakfast from November 8-11. Download the myPilot app to access an offer for a free Pilot Coffee of any size and choice of breakfast food item.
Twin Peaks: Vets can choose from a limited menu of free entrees all day on Monday, November 11th.
Smoothie King: Veterans can get a free 20 oz smoothie of their choice on Monday.
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