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Thank you, military veterans, for your service and the many sacrifices you’ve made. On this Veterans Day (11/11), restaurants across the greater Charlotte area will be honoring America’s heroes with free and discounted menu items. Most of them require proof of military service, so please bring it with you.

  • Applebee’s – All veterans and active-duty military members get a complimentary entree from a special menu .
  • California Pizza Kitchen – Vets and active duty military can enjoy a free entree and a drink.
  • Cracker Barrel – They’re giving veterans a free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake or a Pumpkin Pie Latte.
  • Denny’s – All active and retired military personnel with a valid military ID to get a complimentary Build Your Own Grand Slam breakfast from 5:00 AM to noon.
  • Dunkin’ – Vets and active military members get one free doughnut of their choice.
  • Golden Corral – Free dinner buffets to anyone who is currently serving or has served in the U.S. military, including the National Guard and Reserve.
  • Hooters – Veterans and active-duty military will get a free entree from the Hooters Special Veterans Day menu, featuring six of their most popular entrees.
  • Olive Garden – A free meal from a special menu for active-duty military members and veterans.
  • Red Lobster – Veterans, active duty military and reservists with a valid military ID get one free appetizer or dessert.
  • Romano’s Macaroni Grill – Free “Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs and Spaghetti” for vets with military ID or proof of service.
  • Sheetz – Active military personnel and veterans can get two specials: a free meal and a free car wash.
  • Smashburger – Vets and active duty military get a free Double Burger with any other menu purchase.
  • TCBY – Show your military ID or proof of service to get six-ounces of frozen yogurt for free.