Veterans Day is a day to celebrate and to honor the men and women of our military - both past and present- and a number of businesses are showing their appreciation with special offers for veterans.

Here's a list of some of the free offerings for veterans on Wednesday, November 11. There may be more, but these are the ones we are aware of.

These offers are generally for active duty, retirees, and veterans, and certain restrictions may apply. Don't forget to tip the wait staff.

  • RED LOBSTER - Free appetizer or dessert from a select list
  • APPLEBEE'S - Free meal from a special menu
  • CHILI'S - Free lunch combo during lunch hour, or free meal from special menu during dinner hour
  • DENNY'S - Free build your own Grand Slam from 5 AM- noon.
  • LITTLE CAESAR'S PIZZA - Free pizza or $5 Hot-n-Ready lunch combo 11AM-2PM
  • OLIVE GARDEN - Free entree'
  • OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE - Free Bloomin' Onion and a non-alcoholic beverage
  • RED ROBIN- Free Tavern Double Burger with Bottomless Steak Fries
  • STARBUCKS-  Free tall brewed coffee for active duty, veterans, and their spouses
  • TEXAS ROADHOUSE - Free lunch from special menu
  • VILLAGE INN - Free breakfast any time of day
  • WIENERSCHNITZEL - Free hot dog and small soft drink at participating locations
  • GOLDEN CORRAL- Free Dinner (5PM-9PM)
  • GREAT CLIPS and SPORTS CLIPS - Free Haircut
  • SPLISH SPLASH - Free Ultimate Car Wash