On Sunday, the nation honors the men and women who have served in the armed forces to protect our freedoms. As such, a number of businesses in and around north Georgia will be generously offering gifts of charity in the form of free food and services on Veterans Day.
Below is a list of locations which will be benefiting veterans in the area. Each event listed applies to Sunday, November 11, unless otherwise noted.
U.S. National Park Service: Every national park around the country will offer free entry to any veteran who wishes to visit. The U.S. National Park Service notes this is the last free entrance day of the year.
Waffle House: All veterans will be able to receive one (1) free waffle at any Waffle House location around the country. A coupon, found here, is required to receive the waffle; it must be printed. To find a location near you, visit their website.
QuikTrip is giving a free self-serve drink to any active or former military members. The free self-serve drink includes any of the following: self-serve coffee or cappuccino of any size, Big Q fountain or tea, and self-serve Freezoni and smoothies. By showing military ID at checkout, members can redeem their free drink available at any QT location during any hour of the day on Veteran’s Day.
Great Clips: Veterans and current members of the military can get a free haircut on Nov. 11 or a free haircut card that can be used at a later date. Anyone who is not in the military that purchases a haircut on Nov. 11 will receive a free haircut card that they can give to a veteran they know. All haircut cards are redeemable until Dec. 31. Click here for more info: https://www.greatclips.com/promotions/veterans-day
Applebee's Neighborhood Grill: Veterans get a free meal from a special menu on Sunday, Nov. 11.
Bonefish Grill: Free Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer for veterans on Sunday
Buffalo’s Café: 50 percent discount for veteran and military Sunday.
Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of traditional or boneless wings with a side of fries Sunday.
California Pizza Kitchen: Free meal from special menu Sunday. Get a buy-one-get-one free card to use Nov. 12-18.
Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen: Free appetizer or dessert Sunday.
Chili's: Free meal from special menu Sunday.
Chipotle: Buy-one-get-one free deal Sunday.
Chuck E. Cheese’s: Free personal one-topping pizza Sunday.
Cicis: Free adult buffet Sunday.
City Barbeque: Free sandwich, two sides and a regular beverage Sunday.
Cracker Barrel: Free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake or a Crafted Coffee beverage.
Dunkin': Free doughnut Sunday. No purchase required.
Fogo de Chão: 50 percent off meal Veterans’ Day weekend Friday through Sunday and 10 percent off for up to three guests’ meals.
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers: Veterans and active military who visit a Freddy’s restaurant Sunday get a free combo meal card good through Nov. 30.
Hooters: Free meal from a special menu Sunday.
Huddle House: Free order of Sweet Cakes Friday through Monday.
Hurricane Grill & Wings: Free meal Sunday.
Little Caesars: Free Hot-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.
Logan's Roadhouse: Free meal from special menu between 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday.
LongHorn Steakhouse: Free appetizer or dessert Sunday.
O’Charley’s: Free meal from special menu Sunday and Monday.
Olive Garden: Free meal from special menu Sunday.
On The Border: Free Create-Your-Own combo meal Sunday.
Outback Steakhouse: Free Bloomin' Onion and non-alcoholic beverage Sunday, plus 10 percent off everyday.
Red Lobster: Free appetizer or dessert Sunday and Monday.
Red Robin: Free Red’s Tavern Double burger with Bottomless Steak Fries Sunday.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill: Free Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs and Spaghetti entrée Sunday.
Ruby Tuesday: Free appetizer up to a $10 Sunday.
Shake Shack: Free scoop of Shake Shack Custard at all locations Sunday.
Starbucks: Free tall coffee for any veteran, active duty military and military spouse Sunday.
Texas Roadhouse: Free lunch from a special menu Sunday.
TGI Fridays: Free meal up to $12 Sunday and Monday.
Zoës Kitchen: Free meal Sunday and Monday with a valid military ID.