Applebee’s Grill & Bar
On Veterans Day, Wednesday Nov. 11, active duty military and veterans with valid ID can enjoy a free meal from a special Applebee’s menu on Veterans Day. The restaurant chain suggests contacting your local Applebee’s to learn more about any Veterans Day offerings. Offers may vary based on local mandates and guidelines.
Locations: 10 locations throughout the Miami Valley
The Columbus-based restaurant chain that has two Dayton-area locations is offering a free meal to veterans and active military members on Nov. 11.
Locations: 1200 Brown Street, Dayton and 5225 Cornerstone N. Blvd., Centerville
On Veterans' Day, Bob Evans restaurants will be offering a special menu of seven homestyle favorites available free to veterans and active duty military. As with many other offers, this is available for dine-in only, beverage not included. Veterans and active-duty military can simply show proof of military service.
Locations: Two dozen restaurants throughout the Miami Valley
Buffalo Wild Wings
Buffalo Wild Wings to offer free wings to veterans and active duty military on Veterans Day. CONTRIBUTED
Buffalo Wild Wings is offering a free order of 10 boneless wings and fries for all past and present armed services members on Veterans Day Nov. 11. The offer is available for dine-in or takeout. Proof of service must be shown for redemption.
Locations: A dozen locations throughout the Miami Valley
Dunkin' (formerly Dunkin’ Donuts)
Veterans and active-duty military can get one free doughnut of their choice, no purchase necessary, at Dunkin' locations. The offer is available in-store only, and is not available for orders placed using On-the-Go Mobile Ordering through the Dunkin' Mobile App.
Locations: 10 shops throughout the Dayton area
Fazoli’s will be offering a free Spaghetti with Meat or Marinara to military service members on Veterans Day when they show their U.S. military ID, discharge card, or uniform.
Locations: Seven locations throughout the Miami Valley
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers
Freddy’s will offer veterans and current military personnel a free combo meal card on Veterans Day. No purchase is necessary to obtain a combo meal card. The card may be redeemed through Nov. 30, 2020.
Locations: Centerville and West Chester
Frisch’s Big Boy
All veterans and active-duty military will receive a free meal, up to $10, all day on Wednesday, Nov. 11. Guests are asked to bring a military ID to enjoy their free meal, up to $10, at participating locations. The offer is available for dine-in, drive-thru and carryout.
Locations: Multiple locations throughout the Miami Valley
All veterans and active-duty military can get one free Gyro on Wednesday, Nov. 11. Guests are asked to bring a military ID.
Location: 1238 E. Central Ave., Miamisburg
Golden Corral is celebrating active duty and veterans by handing out a free meal and beverage card between Nov. 1 and Nov. 30, while supplies last. Military personnel and veterans can then redeem their card once for lunch or dinner Monday through Friday through May 31. Veterans can redeem their card immediately upon obtaining it anytime Monday through Friday.
Locations: Miller Lane in Butler Twp. and in Fairfield
O’Charley’s Restaurant & Bar
O’Charley’s will honor all active duty and veteran military personnel on Nov. 11, when veterans will have their choice of a free meal from a special Veterans Day “Thank You Menu.” O’Charley’s also offers a discount of 10 percent to military service members all year long, at participating restaurants.
Locations: Near the Dayton Mall in Miami Twp., Miller Lane in Butler Twp., Middletown and Springfield
Hallrich Incorporated, the franchisee for all Dayton-area Pizza Hut restaurants in the greater Dayton region, will offer veterans a free Lunch4Less meal deal on Nov. 11. The free meal deal will be available for carryout or dine-in. Hours may vary by location.
Locations: Multiple locations around the Miami Valley
Red Lobster will be offering a free appetizer or dessert from a select dine-in menu to veterans, active-duty military and reservists with a valid military ID on Nov. 11.
Locations: Five locations in the Dayton area
Smokey Bones restaurants will treat active duty and retired military members to a free entrée on Veteran’s Day Nov. 11. The offer is valid on dine-in and call-in orders only. Smokey Bones offers a 10 percent military discount every day with valid ID, including Thanksgiving.
Locations: Miller Lane in Butler Twp. and in West Chester Township
White Castle is celebrating Veterans Day by offering a free Combo Meal or Breakfast Combo Meal to all veterans and active military members who dine at one of its restaurants on Nov. 11.
Locations: Trotwood, Franklin, Middletown, Hamilton, Springfield, South Lebanon
We will be updating this story as we receive information about Veterans Day deals.