2017 Veterans Day Deals


Veterans Day is right around the corner and to celebrate service, many restaurants and retailers are giving away free meals and amazing discounts! Be sure to call ahead to verify if your location is participating! And thank you for your service!

Sunday, November 5, 2017

McCormick and Schmick’s Free Entree

Veterans and Gold Star families can enjoy a complimentary lunch or dinner at McCormick and Schmick’s on Sunday, November 5th, 2017.

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017


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 5 pm to close.

Friday, November 10 and Saturday, November 11, 2017

BJ’s Restaurant

All veterans and active military can enjoy a complimentary entree under $12.95 on Friday and Saturday November 10-11/2017. Guests over age 21 can also receive an alcoholic beverage for $6. Please present your military ID to receive this offer.

Saturday, November 11, 2017


Veterans and Active Duty Military can select a free meal from a limited menu on Veteran’s Day. Proof of service required.

Back Yard Burgers

Military veterans with valid ID, and active duty service members in uniform can enjoy a free ‘Classic Burger’ on Veterans Day 2017.

Bruegger’s Bagels

U.S. Military Veterans and active military members who show ID and proof of service can receive a Free Small Drip Coffee. No purchase necessary.

Cattlemen’s Steakhouse

On Veterans Day, Nov. 11th, Cattlemen’s Steakhouse is inviting all active, inactive, and retired military personal to enjoy a complimentary 8 oz. Sirloin Steak dinner.

Chicken Salad Chick 

Veterans get a free Original Chick meal, which includes a chicken salad scoop or sandwich, side, pickle and cookie, with a drink. No purchase necessary.

Cicis Pizza

Free pizza buffet with valid Military ID.

Cotton Patch Cafe

Veterans and active duty may enjoy a free Chicken Fried Steak or Chicken Fried Chicken on Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, 2017.


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.

Great Clips 

Veterans and active, inactive, or retired military members can stop into Great Clips for a free haircut on Veterans Day, November 11. If they don’t want a haircut that day, they can get a haircut card that they can redeem before the end of the year.

Hy-Vee Free Breakfast

Hy-Vee is providing a free breakfast buffet for veterans during regular breakfast hours on Veterans Day.


Free stack of red, white and blue pancakes from 7am-7pm.

Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Store 

Past and present military members plus their dependents get 10% off their total purchase at Jo Ann’s every day of the year. This is valid not only for regularly priced items but also anything on sale or clearance.

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.

Longhorn Steakhouse 

Free appetizer or dessert, and veterans and their guests will receive 10% off their meal.

Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que

On Veterans Day, active and former military can enjoy a complimentary dessert and a 20% discount with proof of service. Veterans receive 20% off the entire month of November for ‘Military Family Month.’

Mimi’s Cafe

U.S. Veterans or active duty military personnel can select food items from a special menu on Veteran’s Day 2017 for free. Drink purchase is required. Please show proof of military service.

On The Border 

This Veterans Day, all veterans and active duty military will receive a free combo meal at OTB’s. The meal is from the “Create Your Own Combo menu,” which is a “choose 2” or “choose 3” menu.

Outback Steakhouse 

Veterans will receive a free bloomin’ onion and non-alcoholic beverage on Veteran’s Day. In addition, veterans and their families who dine at Outback between November 12 and December 31 will receive 15 percent off their check.

Publix Grocery Stores

Publix is offering 10% off items purchased on Veterans Day for active and retired military and their family members. Proper ID is required, which can include their military ID, veteran ID, driver’s license with the veteran’s designation, or a copy of their DD-214. The discount is not valid for gift cards, alcohol, tobacco, lottery items, money services, postage stamps, or prescriptions.

Sport Clips 

Veterans and active duty U.S. service members with proof of service can stop in on Saturday, November 11, to get a free haircut at any participating Sports Clips.

Texas Roadhouse

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

Monday, November 13th

Golden Corral 

Golden Corral will have a military appreciation dinner for all active and former US military members. Dine in only. 5-9pm.  

Other Specials


Eightsleep.com has a 20% military discount on all of its sleep products. Make sure to check out the special military page.

Personalized Ornaments For You

In addition to their adorable and extensive selection of personalized Christmas ornaments, Personalized Ornaments For You has partnered with OperationHomeFront.org for Veterans Day by donating $1 for every ornament purchased.

Do you have a participating business to add to this list? If so, leave us a comment below! 

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Allison is a Navy spouse currently stationed in Monterey, California. Allison is a licensed REALTOR® in Florida and California. She currently works for Over the Moon Realty, Inc. and offers the Homes for Heroes Program, where she gives back a portion of her commission to heroes! Her family consists of her husband, Kyle, their daughter, Charlotte, and their miniature dachshund Macey Jane. Photography, Lilly Pulitzer, working out and organizing are just a few of Allison’s favorite things. Allison was a contributor with Jacksonville Moms Blog at her last duty station and loves blogging and interacting with other moms! You can follow along with "The Chance Clan" at thechanceclan.blogspot.com !


  1. Gulf Quest National Maritime Museum of the Gulf of Mexico in Mobile AL is proud to announce that this Friday and Saturday, November 10 & 11, we will be offing admission for only $5 to all active duty service members, veterans and dependents.

    Gulf Quest offers 90 hands-on, interactive exhibits showcasing the culture and history of the Gulf of Mexico’s maritime industries. Drive the same boat simulator used at the Coast Guard Academy, enjoy films featuring Mobile’s shipbuilding industry during WWII and its fishing industry, or dress up as a pirate and play on our boat. Put yourself in the place of an emergency management team during a hurricane, watch real-time weather systems on our globe developed by NOAA, and learn the complexities of containerized shipping. The Galley will be open for lunch and Treasures boutique will be open for early Christmas shoppers.

  2. World of Coca-Cola grants complimentary admission to all military members (active duty, reserves and retirees) year-round, but to show gratitude on Veterans Day to the men and women who serve our country, the attraction is extending a special offer to their loved ones as well. From Thursday, Nov. 2 to Sunday, Nov. 12, members of the Armed Forces may purchase up to four half-price general admission tickets for their friends and family to join them in visiting the attraction. Tickets may be purchased with a valid Armed Forces ID card at the attraction’s ticketing windows.

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