Veterans Day 2017: Free meals and dining deals


Many restaurants around town are saluting veterans and active-duty military this Saturday. 

They are offering free meals and discounts on Veterans Day to show appreciation for those who have served our country.

Hurricane Grill & Wings

The national chain restaurant thanks veterans and active-duty military with a free meal and drink Saturday. Entrée options include wings, fish and chips, tacos, chicken Caesar salad and more. 

>> VETERANS DAY EVENTS: North Palm Beach County

You must be in uniform or show a valid military ID or other proof of service.

Hurricane Grill has four Palm Beach County locations, including two eateries in Palm Beach Gardens, Wellington, Jupiter and Boca Raton. For more info, visit Hurricane Grill’s website.



Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Cracker Barrel will honor our nation’s heroes by offering veterans a complimentary slice of its Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola® Cake at all the store locations. Visit Cracker Barrel’s website for more information.



Bonefish Grill

All active and retired service members, with a valid military ID, will enjoy free Bang Bang Shrimp at Bonefish Grill Saturday.

>> HONORING VETERANS DAY: Events in Wellington, Royal Palm

Bonefish Grill has four Palm Beach County locations, including eateries in Palm Beach Gardens, Wellington, Boynton Beach and Boca Raton. For more info, visit Bonefish Grill’s website.



Boston’s on the Beach

The Delray Beach hot spot invites veterans to relax and enjoy a free meal on Saturday. The special is up to a $20 value offered from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. There’ll also be live music by bluegrass band, Uproot Hootenanny, and reggae band Bachaco. For more information, check Boston’s on the Beach’s website.



PGA Commons

The Gardens’ shopping center is celebrating veterans by offering freebies and discounts on meals and purchases all day Saturday. Simply show your military ID to enjoy the specials. For information and for participating locations, visit PGA Commons’ website. PGA Commons is located at 5100 PGA Blvd., Palm Beach Gardens (check on the address to open in Google Maps).



Other specials

TEXAS ROADHOUSE: invites veterans and active-duty service members to enjoy a free lunch Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Check Texas Roadhouse website for more information and locations.

HOOTERS: will give a free meal, with a purchase of a beverage, as a thank you to all veterans Saturday. Menu choices include wings, Hooters burger, buffalo chicken salad and buffalo chicken sandwich. Visit Hooters website for more information.

BROOKLN WATER BAGEL: offers veterans and active-duty military free coffee all day Saturday. Bring your military ID to redeem. Check Brooklyn Water Bagel’s website.

DENNY’S: will honor veterans Friday, Nov. 10 with a free Build-Your-Own-Grand-Slam. Offer is good from 5 a.m. to noon. Check Denny’s website for more information.

RED LOBSTER: Red Lobster will be offering a free appetizer or dessert to veterans, active-duty military and reservists with a valid military ID Saturday. Visit Red Lobster’s website for more information.

LIME FRESH MEXICAN GRILL: will offer a free original taco and fountain drink to all veterans and active-duty military on Saturday. Present your military ID to redeem. Visit Lime Fresh’s website for location information.

APPLEBEE’S: veterans get a free meal at Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar Saturday. Menu choices include their American Standard Burger; the Butcher’s Meat and Potatoes; Fiesta Lime Chicken and much more. Check Applebee’s website for more information.

FRIENDLY’S: veterans and active military with a valid ID will receive a choice of a free breakfast or burger Saturday. Visit Friendly’s website for more information.

DUFFY’S SPORTS GRILL: offers active-duty military and veterans 40 percent off food purchases all day Saturday. Check Duffy’s website for more information.


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