Free and discounted meals for Veterans and Active Duty Military

Veterans - Thank you for your service
Graphic by Amanda Bollig.

Many local restaurants wish to thank retired and active service members for their sacrifices by treating them to a meal on Veterans Day, Nov. 11.  

The following is a list to help Kirkwood’s active duty and retired service men and women as just a small way of saying thank you. Please note that a military ID is required.  


Veterans and active duty military can select a free meal from a limited menu on Veteran’s Day. Proof of service required. 

Buffalo Wild Wings  

Veterans will receive a free 10-piece meal with fries. 

Chili’s Grill & Bar 
All veterans and active duty military personnel can choose a complimentary meal from a select menu on Veterans Day 2020. 

Little Caesars 
Veterans and active military members can visit Little Caesars on Wednesday, Nov. 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a free $5 Lunch Combo. 

Red Robin 

All veterans and active duty military get a free dine-in Red’s Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries in honor of Veterans Day. For 2020, to reduce crowding, this offer is available Nov. 12 – Nov. 30. 


Veterans, active duty service members, and military spouses can enjoy a completely free cup of coffee at any participating Starbucks store! This offer is valid on Veterans Day only.  

Texas Roadhouse 

All veterans and active duty military receive a free lunch on Nov. 11 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visit the Texas Roadhouse website for details. 

Vivian’s Soul Food 
Vivian’s always offers both veterans and active duty service members a 10% discount on meals. This is year-round. 

Image courtesy of Amanda Bollig

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