Veterans Day is Sunday, Nov. 11 but is observed on Monday. Here are all the deals, free meals and discounts available at Austin-area and chain businesses in honor of Veterans Day.
Applebee's - Veterans and active duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu on Nov. 11.
Buffalo Wild Wings - Veterans and active duty military receive free small boneless or traditional wings and fries on Nov. 11.
California Pizza Kitchen - Veterans and active duty military receive a free entree from a limited menu on Nov. 11.
Chili's - Veterans and active duty military members receive a free entree from a limited menu on Nov. 11.
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Chipotle - Veterans and active duty military, reserves, national guard and military spouses receive a buy-one-get-one deal on burritos, bowls, salads and tacos on Nov. 11.
Cuvee Coffee - Free drip coffee or nitro cold brew for veterans and active duty members at East Sixth Street location on Nov. 12. Cuvee will also offer special-edition commemorative pint glasses available for purchase. Proceeds benefit Operation Supply Drop, a veterans organization.
Denny's - Active, non-active and retired military personnel will receive a free build-your-own Grand Slam from 5 a.m. to noon on Nov. 12.
Dunkin' - Veterans and active military will receive a free doughnut of their choice on Nov. 11.
Fogo de Chão - Veterans receive 50 percent off from Nov. 9-11.
Golden Corral - Military retirees, veterans, active duty, National Guard or Reserves will receive a free dinner on Nov. 12.
Hooters - Active duty and retired military get a free meal from a limited menu on Nov. 11.
Joe's Crab Shack - On Nov. 11, those who present a service identification or military ID or badge will receive 20 percent off.
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Kolache Factory - Active duty and veterans receive a free kolache and a cup of coffee on Nov. 11.
Little Caesars - Veterans and active military members will receive a Hot-N-Ready Lunch Combo (four slices of deep dish pepperoni pizza and a 20-ounce Pepsi product) between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Nov. 11.
Logan's Roadhouse - All veterans and military personnel will receive a free meal from the American Roadhouse Meals menu from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Nov. 11.
Lyft - In Austin, Lyft is offering $1 off rides to the Austin Veterans Day parade and ceremony on Nov. 11 with the code ATXVETERAN18 in the app.
Macaroni Grill - Veterans and active military receive a free Mom's Ricotta Meatballs + Spaghetti with military ID on Nov. 11.
Menchie's Frozen Yogurt - Veterans will receive their first 6 ounces free on Nov. 11.
On The Border - Active and former military members will receive a free Create-Your-Own Combo 2 Meal on Nov. 11.
Perry's Steakhouse - Active military and veterans accompanied by at least one guest purchasing an entree or Sunday special will receive a complimentary three-course pork chop dinner from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Nov. 11. Reservations and military ID required.
Red Lobster - Veterans and active duty military receive free appetizers and desserts from a limited menu on Nov. 11-12.
Red Robin - Receive a free Red's Tavern Double Burger and Bottomless Steak Fries with proof of service on Nov. 11.
Starbucks - Active duty service members, veterans and military spouses will receive a free tall brewed coffee on Nov. 11.
Texas Roadhouse - Veterans and active service members get a free lunch from a choice of 10 entrees on a special Veterans Day menu from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Nov. 11.