veterans day freebies in san antonio

San Antonio area veterans and active duty military personnel can enjoy free and cheap meals on Veterans Day at many restaurants across the area. It’s a small way of showing how thankful we all are for your service.

Note that some restaurants may be offering their Veterans Day freebies on the actual holiday (Sunday, November 11) while others may have their specials on the federally observed holiday (Monday, November 12). Also, to ensure you get your Veterans day freebies bring your military ID or other proof of service with you as most restaurants will require it.

Here are all the restaurants we know about offering Veterans Day free and cheap meals in San Antonio:


Applebee’s: Veterans and active duty military can enjoy a free meal at the popular chain on Sunday, November 11. Drink and tip not included in this offer.

Bar Louie: All day on November 11, veterans and active military members can come by for a free burger or flatbread.

Cracker Barrel: Veterans and active duty satisfy their sweet tooth with a free slice of Coca Cola Cake on Sunday, November 11.

Dunkin’ Donuts: On Sunday, November 11, Dunkin’ Donuts is giving veterans and active duty military a free donut of their choice with no purchase necessary. Limit one per customer, while supplies last.

Freebirds World Burrito: The burrito shop will have a buy one, get one free deal for guests with valid military ID on Sunday, November 11.

Golden Corral: Stop in between 5 to 9 pm on Monday, November 12 for free meals to all who have served in the US military.

Hopdoddy Burger Bar: Any party that has a veteran or active military with them gets 50% off their table’s entire bill on Sunday, November 11.

Main Event: On Sunday, November 11, veterans and active-duty military can enjoy free food and fun all day. All military personnel will receive complimentary $10 in arcade play that can be used on all Main Event arcade games and can choose one entrée from a select menu featuring burgers, salads, wings, and more.

Pilot Flying J: Pilot Flying J is offering those who have served a free breakfast from November 10-12. Simply redeem an offer in the myPilot app to enjoy a free Pilot Coffee of any size with the choice of a PJ Fresh breakfast sandwich, packaged pastry item or a Cinnabon Center of the Roll from any of the Pilot and Flying J Travel Centers in North America.

Russo’s New York Pizzeria: Russo’s New York Pizzeria is offering Buy One Get One Free Giant Slice for Veterans all day on Sunday, November 11.


Know of any other Veterans Day freebies in San Antonio? Share them with us by commenting below.