NORTHEAST OHIO (WOIO) - Veterans Day is on Nov. 11 and many restaurants want to say thank you by providing discounts or a free meal o those who have served our country.
Most businesses require some form of military ID or proof of service. It's a good idea to call ahead to verify the location is participating in the deal.
Here's a list of some offers, according to Military Wallet:
Applebee's - free meal on Nov. 11
Bar Louie - free meal on Nov. 10 and 11
Bob Evans - free all you can eat hotcakes on Nov. 11
Carraba's - free appetizer of your choice from Nov. 9 through Nov. 15
Chili's - free meal on Nov. 11
Denny's - free build your own Grand Slam on Nov. 11 from 5 a.m. to noon
Friendly's - free breakfast, lunch, or dinner on Nov. 11
Golden Corral - free buffet meal and beverage on Nov. 11 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Great Clips - free haircut on Nov. 11
Hofbräuhaus Cleveland - free entree with purchase of appetizer
Hooters - free meal with drink purchase on Nov. 11
IHOP - free Red, White and Blue Pancakes or combo plate on Nov. 11 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Little Caesars Pizza - free pizza or $5 Hot-N-Ready lunch combo on Nov. 11 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
LongHorn Steakhouse - complimentary Texas Tonion and non-alcoholic beverage on Nov. 11
Max & Erma's - free Best Cheeseburger in America combo on Nov. 11
Menchie's - free 6 oz. frozen yogurt on Nov. 11
Olive Garden - free entrée on Nov. 11
Outback Steakhouse - free Bloomin' Onion and a non-alcoholic beverage on Nov. 11
Panera Bread - free You-Pick-Two
Red Lobster - free appetizer or dessert from Nov. 9 through Nov. 12
Red Robin - free Red's Tavern Double and Bottomless Steak Fries on Nov. 11
Sheetz - free lunch and free car wash on Nov. 11
Smokey Bones Bar & Fire Grill - free meal on Nov. 11
Spaghetti Warehouse - Buy one entrée, get one free with coupon on Nov. 9 through Nov. 11
Starbucks - free tall brewed coffee on Nov. 11
Texas Roadhouse - free lunch on Nov. 11
T.G.I. Friday's - free lunch on Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.