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 (Wednesday, November 11, 2020), while other deals may last longer. 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 are 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 Wednesday, 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 up to $15.

BJ’s: Get a free meal up to $14.95, as well as a free Dr. Pepper when you dine in with your military identification.

Chili’s: On November 11, Chili’s is offering a free meal to veterans including a choice of burgers, pasta, and more options.

Cici’s Pizza: Veteran’s can receive a free buffet when dining in on.

Cracker Barrel: Veterans and active duty satisfy their sweet tooth with a free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola cake on November 11.

Denny’s: Visit Denny’s on Veteran’s Day for a build-your-0wn Grand Slam for free.

Dunkin’ Donuts: On 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. This includes the Boerne location for those out northwest.

General Public: Get a free burger with valid military I.D.

Golden Corral: Stop in throughout November and get a promotional card for a free meal good now through May 31. This is good for dine-in only.

Hooters: Active military and veterans can get 10 free wings when they purchase 10.

HopDoddy Burger Bar: HopDoddy is offering a free burger for any veteran or active military on November 11th.

McDonald’s: Get a free breakfast combo from 6:00-10:30 am.

Pluckers: Receive a free meal with valid military I.D.

Red Lobster: Military members get a free dessert or appetizer. Good for dine-in only.

Red Robin: Military members of the Royalty program can get a free burger and fries through November 30.

The Rustic: Veterans can get a free Rustic Burger on Veteran’s Day from 3-11 pm.

Twin Peaks: Twin Peaks is providing veterans with a limited menu of free entrees all day on Monday.

Smoothie King: on November 11, receive a free 20 ounce smoothie of your choosing.

54th Street Bar and Grill: Veterans and active duty military who dine in can get a free entree up to $12.


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