Applebee’s Veterans Day Discounts and Free Meal

Updated: November 9, 2023
Applebee's Free Meal for Veterans
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    Applebee’s franchises have historically offered a free meal, beer or other military discount on Veterans Day. We will update this page when they confirm their offer for Veterans Day November 11, 2023.

    Applebee's Veterans Day Free Meal

    Offer Type
    In Store Only

    Valid Military ID, Proof of Service

    Who Qualifies?
    Active-Duty, Veterans


    Applebee's, a global restaurant chain known for comfort food, is treating veterans and active-duty military to a free meal from a specific menu on Veterans Day. A valid military ID or proof of service is required for this offer. Remember to participate during the Veterans Day period.

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    Does Applebee’s offer a military discount?

    • Applebee’s gives 10% off for active duty and veterans at local participating restaurants. Call ahead to confirm.

    Applebee’s Veterans Day Discount

    Veteran’s Day 2021, November 11th, will once again find Applebee’s offering one free meal to veterans and active-duty military members. Read more about Applebee’s Veterans Day offers here.

    Be sure to check-in with a store manager on any military discounts given at your location, and have proper ID to verify your status.

    Ways to Save at Applebee’s

    The Neighbors Club is a membership-only rewards group. Special benefits are offered each season. As a member, you may also earn Birthday Rewards and All-Member benefits. Sign-up in-store or online at

    Subscribe for special promotions and coupons. You can register for an account online to begin receiving eligible deals while supplies last.

    What is Applebee’s

    • The first restaurant opened in 1980 in the state of Alabama by a couple named Bill and TJ Palmer.
    • The Palmer’s sold the restaurant a few years later and the restaurant’s name, now a franchise, was changed to Applebee’s Bar & Grill.
    • Applebee’s continues to meet the demands of healthier options by partnering with Weight Watchers, and revamping their menu to feature Applebee’s Unbelievably Great Tasting and Under 550 Calories.

    More on Applebee’s

    • Sign-up for E-Club and receive a free one-time appetizer.
    • There are numerous deals offered each day, by location. The most popular promotional deals are the 2 for $20 meals and half-off appetizers. Some promotions may be limited by time or date, so be sure to ask a store manager or server.
    • Applebee’s can cater for your party, birthday, or work function. Prices start at below $10 per person. You can call up to 14 days in advance or order 2 hours before your event depending on the size of the order.
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