Nationwide, deals are being offered for our veterans. Tampa was listed by Wallethub.com as the number one city for veterans, and we may have the best deals for our military vets.
Whether you are looking for food or deals on shopping or services, be sure to have your military ID handy because it seems as though everywhere you go, there’s a deal being offered. Here’s a list for you:
AMC Theaters: Free large popcorn with the purchase of a military-priced ticket through Monday. This offer is for AMC Stubs members.
American Family Care: Free flu shots Monday. Find locations at www.afcurgentcare.com.
Car wash: Veterans and active military can get a free car wash at participating locations nationwide Sunday. Find locations at www.graceforvets.org.
Goodyear Auto Service: Free “Checks for Vets” through Nov. 16 but appointments must be scheduled by Monday. Car care checks include free inspections on alignment, battery, brakes, shocks, struts, tires and wiper blades. Vets also get free tire installation with tire purchase. Learn more at www.goodyearautoservice.com/military.
Great Clips: Veterans and active duty get a free haircut on Monday or pick up a free haircut card to use through Dec. 31. Also non-veterans who get a haircut Monday get a free haircut card to give to a veteran. The cards can be redeemed Nov. 12 to Dec. 31.
Just Tires: Free “Checks for Vets” through Nov. 16 but appointments must be scheduled by Monday. Car care checks include free inspections on alignment, battery, brakes, shocks, struts, tires and wiper blades. Vets also get free tire installation with tire purchase. Learn more at www.justtires.com/military.
Monster Mini Golf: Free golf for veterans Monday. Many locations also are expanding the offer to include active military. Proof of service is required. Ask at the register for the discount to be applied at time of purchase.
Planet Fitness: Free workouts through Nov. 15 for active military and veterans who can bring a friend at no charge. Also relax after with a free HydroMassage and chair massages.
Sports Clips: Free haircut Monday. Search for participating stores and hours at www.sportclips.com.
Academy Sports + Outdoors: Through Monday, all active military, military veterans and first responders will receive 10% off their entire purchase.
Albertsons: 10% off Monday.
Amazon Prime: Through Monday, veterans and active military can get a year of Prime for $79, a $40 savings. New and existing Prime members may apply.
Bashas’ Supermarket: 10% off groceries for veterans Monday with ID.
Bed Bath & Beyond: 25% off entire purchase through Monday, in-store only.
buybuy Baby: 25% off entire purchase through Monday, in-store only.
Dollar General: 11% off purchase in-store or online Monday with promo code MILITARY11.
Eyemart Express: Through Nov. 16, save 20% off prescription eyewear purchases. Also applies to family members.
Food Lion: 10% discount Monday.
Friar Tux: 30% discount on tuxedo and suits sale and rental orders for veterans and current military who order in person Monday. Discount applies to suits and tuxedos for entire wedding party including groom, groomsmen and all other event officiants. The Veterans Day discount is instead of the ongoing 5% military discount.
Kmart: 10% in-store discount for veterans, first responders and teachers through Monday.
Kohl’s: 30% off to active and former military personnel, veterans and their families through Monday, double the regular Military Monday discount.
Leslie’s Pool Supplies: Through Monday, the veterans discount is 10% instead of the usual 5% on all in-store purchases.
Lids: With a military ID, get free customization.
L.L. Bean: 25% off through Monday.
New York & Company: 10% off through Monday in stores and outlets, no exclusions. Cannot be combined with other offers.
Publix: 10% off groceries Monday for veterans, active military personnel and their families.
Restore Hyper Wellness + Cryotherapy: 50% off single Restore services and Tier 1 IV’s for all veterans.
Southeastern Grocers: BI-LO, Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie grocery stores are offering 11% discount Monday on qualify grocery purchases.
Spartan Race: Free registration to Spartan events across the country for active duty military, law enforcement, first responders, veterans and retirees.
Staples: 25% off discount Sunday through Nov. 16 for active-duty personnel, reservists, retired or disabled veterans and their immediate families.
Target: Through Monday, all military personnel, veterans and their families get a 10% discount on one purchase in store and online. To get verified and learn more, go to Target.com/military.
TCC Verizon: Between Saturday and Monday, around 550 TCC stores nationwide will host a Veterans Appreciation Event to honor veterans for their service. Each veteran who attends the event will receive a TCC water bottle and there will be other giveaways. For a list of participating TCC stores, go to www.tccrocks.com/locations.
Walgreens: Through Monday, vets, active duty and their families get 20% off regular price items with a free store loyalty card and valid military ID or proof of service.
7-Eleven: Veterans with a Veterans Advantage account can link their account to the convenience store chain’s 7Rewards loyalty program to get special offers including a free cup of coffee for Veterans Day. Learn more at www.7-eleven.com.
54th Street Grill: Free meal up to $12 Monday.
Ahipoki Bowl: 50% off poke bowls Monday.
Another Broken Egg Cafe: Free patriot French toast combo and coffee Monday.
Applebee’s: Free meal from a special menu Monday.
Back Yard Burgers: Free Classic Burger Monday
Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar: Free Bad Daddy’s All American Burger and side Monday.
Bakers Square: Free Rise & Shine meal Monday.
Bar Louie: Free burger or flatbread up to $15 Monday.
Bartaco: 20% off food Saturday through Monday for veterans.
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s: Buy-one-get-one free meal for veterans up to $10 Monday.
BIBIBOP Asian Grill: Free bowl Monday.
BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse: Free meal up to $14.95 and free Dr. Pepper beverage Monday.
Black Angus Steakhouse: ”All American Steak Plate” for $9.99 Monday for veterans and active-duty military.
Bob Evans: Free meal from a special menu Monday.
Bonefish Grill: Free appetizer Monday.
Boston’s Pizza Restaurant & Sports Bar: Participating locations offering discounts or freebies to veterans and active-duty military personnel with proof of service.
Bruegger’s Bagels: Free bagel and cream cheese Monday, no purchase necessary.
Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.: 20% off food and retail purchases Monday.
Buffalo Wings & Rings: Free “Pick 2” Lunch Combo 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday.
Buffalo Wild Wings: Free small order of boneless wings and fries Monday.
California Pizza Kitchen: Free meal from a special menu Monday.
Carrabba’s Italian Grill: Free order of calamari with any purchase to all veterans, active military, police officers and firefighters with a valid ID Friday through Monday. The chain also has an ongoing 10% discount for active and retired service members.
Chili’s Grill & Bar: Free meal from special menu Monday.
Chipotle Mexican Grill: Buy-one-get-one free Monday, in-restaurant only.
Chuck E. Cheese: Free personal one-topping pizza Monday.
Cicis: Free adult buffet for veterans with military ID and coupon.
Cotton Patch Cafe: Free Chicken Fried Steak or Chicken Fried Chicken Monday. Also, vets and active military will get an American flag pin and the restaurant is introducing an ongoing 10% military discount.
Country Pride: Free meal Monday.
Cracker Barrel: Free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake or Pumpkin Pie Latte.
Cumberland Farms: Free hot or iced coffee Monday.
Davanni’s Pizza & Hot Hoagies: Free solo “one-item pizza and regular pop” Monday for dine-in or take-out.
Denny’s: Free “Build Your Own Grand Slam” from 5 a.m. to noon Monday. Dine-in only.
Dunkin’: Free doughnut Monday.
East Coast Wings + Grill: Free meal from select menu Monday.
El Fenix: Free taco and enchilada plates for veterans Monday.
Famous Dave’s: Free two-meat lunch combo with side and corn muffin Monday.
Farmer Boys: Free Big Cheese Cheeseburger Monday. In-store only, mention offer and show proof of service when ordering.
Fazoli’s: Free spaghetti with marinara or meat sauce Monday.
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill: Buy-one-get-one free meal for lunch or dinner Monday.
Fogo de Chão: 50% off meal Veterans’ Day weekend Friday through Monday and 10% off for up to three guests’ meals.
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers: Veterans and active military who visit a Freddy’s restaurant Monday get a free combo meal card good through Nov. 30.
Friendly’s: Free meal from special menu Monday.
Giant Eagle’s GetGo: Free coffee, cappuccino or fountain beverage Monday. Offer also extended to police, firemen and emergency medical service personnel.
Giordano’s: Ongoing 20% discount on food orders for veterans and military personnel with valid military ID card.
Golden Corral: Free dinner buffet and beverage from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday.
The Greene Turtle Sports Bar & Grille: Free meal up to $14, dine-in only. The chain also has a 15% everyday military discount on meals.
Grimaldi’s: 25% off purchase for veterans Monday with military ID.
Hickory Tavern: Free “‘Merica’s Burger” Monday.
HMSHost airport restaurants: Free pimento cheeseburger meal Monday. Also, HMSHost has an ongoing 15% military discount on food and non-alcoholic beverages.
Hooters: Free meal from a special menu Monday.
Houlihan’s Restaurant + Bar: Free meal from special menu Monday.
Huddle House: Free order of Sweet Cakes Friday through Monday.
Hurricane Grill & Wings: Free meal from special menu Monday.
Hy-Vee: Free breakfast from 6 to 11 a.m. Monday.
IHOP: Free red, white and blueberry pancake combo from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday.
Ikea: Free meal for veterans through Monday. Choose an entree with either soup or salad and a fountain drink from the Ikea restaurant.
Inchin’s Bamboo Garden: 15% off Veterans Day with a military ID.
Insomnia Cookies: Free traditional cookie Monday through 3 a.m. Nov. 18.
Iron Skillet: Free meal Monday.
Jet’s Pizza: 50% off any menu-priced pizza with military ID. Pickup only, not for online orders.
Jimboy’s Tacos: Free meal up to $10 Monday.
Joe’s Crab Shack: 20% discount Monday. Applies to tables of four or less and does not include alcoholic beverages.
Juice It Up!: Free medium Classic Smoothie Monday.
Kolache Factory: Free sausage and cheese kolache and a free coffee Monday.
LaMar’s Donuts: Free doughnut and 12-ounce coffee Monday.
Lion’s Choice: Free original roast beef sandwich Monday.
Little Caesars: Free Hot-N-Ready Lunch Combo between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday.
Logan’s Roadhouse: Free meal from a special menu from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday.
LongHorn Steakhouse: 10% off meal and a free appetizer or dessert Monday, according to restaurant’s Facebook page.
Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que: Free dessert and 20% off meal Monday.
Luna Grill: Buy-one-get-one free signature plate, wrap or salad Saturday through Monday.
Main Event: Free $10 in arcade play and free meal Monday.
Manhattan Bagel: Free bagel and cream cheese Monday for veterans.
Marco’s Pizza: 50% off all menu price pizzas Monday with promo code HONOR50 for veterans.
Margaritas Mexican Restaurants: Veterans and active military get two free entrees Monday – one for themselves and one for a guest.
Max & Erma’s: Free cheeseburger, fries and fountain drink Monday.
McCormick & Schmick’s: Free lunch or dinner from a special menu Sunday for vets and Gold Star Honorees, including parents and spouse.
Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt: Free six ounces of frozen yogurt Monday.
Metro Diner: 50% off Monday.
Mimi’s Bistro & Bakery: Free meal from special menu for veterans Monday with purchase of a beverage.
Mission BBQ: Free sandwiches and cake from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday.
MOD Pizza: Buy-one get-one free MOD-size pizza or salad Monday.
Naf Naf Middle Eastern Grill: Ongoing discount. Active, retired military personnel and first responders including police, fire and paramedic get 15% off with a valid ID.
Native Grill & Wings: Free menu item up to $11.99 for veterans Monday.
Ninety Nine Restaurant & Pub: Free meal from special menu with purchase of another entree from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday.
Noodles & Company: Ongoing 15% discount for veterans daily.
O’Charley’s: Free meal Monday from special menu.
Olive Garden: Free entree from a select menu Monday.
On The Border: Free combo meal Monday.
Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt: Free small cup of frozen yogurt at set price cup locations or up to $3.30 off a cup at Weigh and Pay locations Monday. A coupon posted at www.orangeleafyogurt.com is required.
Outback Steakhouse: Through Monday, Outback has a 20% heroes discount for military members, police officers, firefighters and first responders. There’s also a 10% everyday Heroes Discount for servicemen and women, police officers and firefighters.
Ovation Brands: Free buffet plus a non-bottled beverage Monday.
Paisano’s Pizza: Free large one-topping pizza Monday.
Panera Bread Florida: Free You Pick Two Monday at locations owned and operated by Covelli Family Limited Partnership.
Papa Murphy’s: According to the company’s website, a “limited number of our stores offer various discounts, including senior and military discounts. Please inquire at your local store as this discount is not offered or required at all locations.”
Peet’s: Free drip coffee or tea for veterans Monday.
Pie Five Pizza: Free personal pizza Monday. In-store only.
Pilot Flying J: Free breakfast and coffee offer for veterans and military on the Pilot Flying J app.
P.J. Whelihan’s: 15% off Monday.
Pluckers Wing Bar: Free entree, meal and non-alcoholic beverage Monday.
Ponderosa and Bonanza Steakhouse: Offers vary. Some locations will promote either a free buffet or 50% off buffet to veterans Monday. Veterans also will get a coupon for 20% off their meal on their next visit.
Primanti Bros.: Free sandwich Monday.
Quaker Steak & Lube: Free meal Monday.
Red Lobster: Free appetizer or dessert Monday for dining in and takeout orders picked up in-restaurant Monday.
Red Robin: Free Red’s Tavern Double Burger with fries Monday.
Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery: Free meal from special menu Monday.
Romano’s Macaroni Grill: Free Mom’s Ricotta Meatballs and Spaghetti entrée Monday.
Roy Rogers: Active military get a 10% discount daily.
Rubio’s Coastal Grill: Buy-one-get-one free adult entree with military ID and coupon posted at www.rubios.com.
Scooter’s Coffee: Free drink any size Monday.
Sheetz: Free six-inch turkey sub and a regular size fountain drink Monday. Plus, locations with car washes also providing free car washes.
Shoney’s: Free breakfast bar from open to 11 a.m. Monday.
Smashburger: Free Double Burger Monday with any purchase.
Smoothie King: Free 20-ounce smoothie with proof of military ID when using the Healthy Rewards app Monday.
Snarf’s: Free 7-inch non-specialty sandwich, in-store only.
Sonny’s BBQ: Free pulled or sliced pork Big Deal combo Monday, dine-in only.
Starbucks: Veterans, active service members and their spouses receive a free cup of coffee Monday.
Taco Cabana: Free chicken fajita, steak fajita or brisket taco Saturday through Monday.
TCBY: Free six ounces of frozen yogurt Monday.
Texas de Brazil: 50% off regular dinner pricing Monday for up to eight veterans and active military personnel per table.
Texas Roadhouse: Free lunch from special menu 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday.
Tim Hortons: Free small hot coffee Monday.
TooJay’s Deli: Free meal from a special menu Monday. Dine-in only.
Twin Peaks: Free select meal Monday.
Village Inn: Free breakfast item from four choices Monday.
Villa Italian Kitchen: Free slice of pizza Monday.
Wawa: Free coffee of any size to veterans, active military members and their families Monday. No military ID required and all locations are participating.
White Castle: Free combo meal Monday.
Wienerschnitzel: Free meal and drink Monday.
Willy’s Mexicana Grill: 10% off a meal throughout November.
Yard House: Free appetizer Monday.
Zaxby’s: Free Southern TLC Fillet Sandwich Monday.