Here are the restaurants offering Veterans Day deals

Most offers require military ID

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Restaurants across the country are offering deals and discounts to veterans and active duty military to celebrate Veterans Day.

News4Jax has compiled a list of eateries running promotions for free or marked down items to those who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. military.

Generally, these deals are only available to those with valid military identification. Be sure to bring yours along if you plan to take advantage of these offers.

We'll be updating this list ahead of the holiday, so let us know in the comments if you see any deals we've missed.


  • Applebee’s: Free meal from a select menu Saturday
  • BJs Restaurant and Brewhouse: Free meal under $12.95 on Friday and Saturday
  • Bonefish Grill: Free order of Bang Bang Shrimp
  • Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of chicken wings with a side of fries
  • California Pizza Kitchen: Free meal from a select menu at participating stores
  • Chicken Salad Chick: Free Chick Special and drink Friday
  • Chili's: Free meal from a select menu
  • Denny's: Free 'Build Your Own' Grand Slam from 5 a.m. to noon Friday
  • Dunkin' Donuts: Free doughnut
  • Golden Corral: Free dinner with drink from 5-9 p.m. Nov. 13
  • Hooters: Free meal from select menu
  • Hurricane Grill & Wings: Free meal and beverage from select menu
  • Logan's Roadhouse: Free meal from select menu from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Longhorn Steakhouse: Free appetizer or dessert
  • Mimi’s Café: Free meal from a select menu
  • Monroe's Smokehouse Bar-B-Q (Beach Blvd.): Free meal
  • Olive Garden: Free meal from a select menu
  • Outback: Free Bloomin' Onion appetizer
  • Panera Bread: Free breakfast sandwich until 10 a.m. Saturday
  • Red Lobster: Free appetizer or dessert
  • Red Robin: Free Red's Tavern Double Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries
  • Starbucks: Free tall coffee 
  • Texas Roadhouse: Free meal from a select menu
  • TGI Friday's: Free lunch item $12 and under from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday
  • Tijuana Flats: Free meal
  • Wawa: Free coffee Saturday
  • Zoës Kitchen: Free meal