November 11 is the day to honor the brave and women who have, and still serve our great country, and a TON of local businesses and restaurants are serving up free meals and big discounts today to Vets in honor of Veterans Day.

Here's just a few of the restaurants offering free eats and meal deals in Rockford today for Vets:

  • Chik-Fil-A
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Applebees
  • Chipotle
  • Cracker Barrel
  • Denny's
  • Golden Corral
  • IHOP
  • Longhorn Steakhouse
  • Olive Garden
  • Panera Bread
  • Red Lobster
  • Chili's
  • Hooters
  • Baskin Robbins


Some stores like Lowe's and JC Penney are also offering special savings for Veterans today, so be sure to ask no matter what store or business you find yourself in today!

To all of our Veterans, past and present, THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart for everything. I am, and will be, eternally grateful for every single one of your sacrifices for this great country.

For a complete list of restaurants offering Veterans Day deals, go here.