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Veterans Day 2016 Free Meals and Freebies

Denny's and Red Lobster are among those offering free food to military vets.


Here are some of the offerings available to veterans — former or current — who show their ID at the designated location:

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  • Applebee’s (DIN) is offering a free meal on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.
  • Bob Evans Farms Inc. (BOBE) has free breakfast for veterans all day.
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (CMG) has a buy-one, get-one option on any burrito, bowl or salad.
  • Cracker Barrel Old County Store, Inc. (CBRL) will give out a free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake to dine-in customers.
  • Friendly’s is offering veterans free breakfast, lunch or dinner.
  • Another place offering a free meal to veterans is Hooters.
  • Home Depot Inc. (HD) is giving out a 10% discount to veterans and active military.
  • Lowe’s Companies, Inc. (LOW) is offering a 10% discount as well to veterans.
  • Outback Steakhouse (BLMN) will give out a free Bloomin’ Onion and a beverage to veterans.
  • Red Lobster is offering a free appetizer or dessert to members of the military.
  • Ruby Tuesday, Inc. (RT) is giving free appetizers to veterans and active military.
  • Texas Roadhouse is offering a free lunch from 11 a.m. until 2 pm for veterans and active duty military members.
  • White Castle is another company on the list, offering a free breakfast slider and a small coffee or soft drink on Nov. 11.

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