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20 Rockford (Or Nearby) Places With Free Food For Veterans Day

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Restaurants, eateries, and even a big furniture mall are all offering a lot of delicious freebies to veterans and active military personnel. Most require a military i.d. so if you’re a member of the military (past or present) bring yours with.

Most of these specials are for Veterans Day, specific days/time are noted.

  • Applebee’s – A meal from a limited menu on Veteran’s Day.
  • Buffalo Wild Wings – One small order of traditional or boneless wings and a side of fries. (At participating U.S. locations only.)
  • Chuck E. Cheese – One free personal pizza.
  • Denny’s – One free Build Your Own Grand Slam breakfast (Friday) until noon.
  • Chili’s – One free meal on Veterans Day from a special Veterans Day menu.
  • Crackle Barrel – One complimentary Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola® Cake dessert.
  • Dunkin Donuts – One free donut.
  • Famous Dave’s – One free two meat Combo.
  • Granite City – One complimentary lunch on Veterans Day from 11 AM – 3 PM.
  • Hooter’s – One free meal.
  • IHOP – Free Red, White, & Blue pancakes (Friday only.)
  • IKEA – One free entree.
  • Little Caesars – One free $5 Hot-n-ready Lunch Combo from 11 AM – 2 PM.
  • Longhorn Steakhouse – One free appetizer or dessert (no purchase required, no restrictions) + 10% off the parties’ bill.
  • Olive Garden – One free entrée from a special menu.
  • Outback Steakhouse – One free Bloomin’ Onion and a beverage. (Additionally, November 12 through November 16, military members will receive 20% off their check and, beginning November 17, Military, Fire and Police heroes will receive 10% off their check. –
  • Reb Lobster – One free appetizer or dessert.
  • Red Robin – One free dine-in Red’s Tavern Double Burger and bottomless steak fries.
  • Texas de Brazil – 50% off for up to 2 veterans and 20% off for up to 6 additional guests at the table during dinner.
  • Texas Roadhouse – One free special veterans lunch menu including a beverage and sides.
  • TGI Fridays – One free lunch menu item up to $12 (11 AM – 2 PM).

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