Saluting those who served: Pennsylvania’s best Veterans Day discounts

Veteran Rudy Cofield pays his respects at the Vietnam War Memorial in Philadelphia on Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11, 2022. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

By Ashley Adams

November 6, 2023

Many businesses throughout Pennsylvania are offering Veterans Day discounts to honor those who have served. Here’s where veterans can take advantage of special deals.

Veterans Day is Saturday (observed Friday as a federal holiday), and for those who served, there are plenty of deals to honor the brave.

For most of these establishments, the only thing you’ll need is a military ID. Here’s a list of places in Pennsylvania honoring those who have served with special deals for Veterans Day:


Active-duty military, veterans, reserves, and National Guard that dine-in at Applebee’s restaurant get a complimentary full-size entrée from a special menu. They will also receive a $5 Bounce Back Card to redeem for dine-in, To Go, or delivery within a three-week redemption window.

Bob Evans

Veterans and active-duty military get a free meal from a select menu at Bob Evans. Valid for dine-in only.

Bonefish Grill

Active-duty service members and veterans get a complimentary order of Bang Bang Shrimp and a soft drink with valid ID at Bonefish Grill.

Buffalo Wild Wings

Veterans and active-duty service members get a free order of 10 boneless wings and fries on with valid ID at Buffalo Wild Wings. Only available for dine-in.


Veterans and active-duty military get a complimentary dine-in appetizer or dessert paired with a soft drink with valid ID at Carrabba’s.


Veterans and active-duty service members get a free meal from a select menu at Chili’s with proof of service. Available for in-restaurant only.

Dave & Buster’s

Veterans get a free entree (up to $20) and a free $10 Power Card with a valid veterans ID card at Dave & Buster’s.

Dunkin’ Donuts

Veterans and active-duty military get a free donut of their choice at participating locations of Dunkin’ Donuts. Offer available in-store only.

Golden Corral

Golden Corral is hosting their Military Appreciation Night on Nov. 13 starting at 5 p.m. This includes a free “thank you” meal when dining in.


Active-duty military and veterans get a free entrée from the Hooters Veterans Day Menu with purchase of a beverage at participating locations. Dine-in only.

Hoss’s Steak and Sea House

Veterans and active-duty military receive a 20% discount on their meal and drink at Hoss’s Steak and Sea House. The offer is dine-in only and available all day. In addition, after dining at Hoss’s on Nov. 11, veterans will be given a $10 off $40 voucher to use on their next visit. Vouchers are valid through November 30 and available while supplies last.


Active and former military personnel, veterans, and their families receive 30% off qualifying in-store purchases at Kohl’s from Nov. 10 through Nov. 12. Valid military ID is required.

Kona Grill

Veterans and active-duty military receive 50% off food from November 10 to 13 at Kona Grill.

Logan’s Roadhouse

Veterans and active-duty military get a free meal with a valid ID from a special menu at participating Logan’s Roadhouse locations. This offer is available for dine-in only from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

National Civil War Museum

The Harrisburg museum will host its free community day on Nov. 11 in honor of Veterans Day. The event will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature a variety of family-friendly activities.

Office Depot

Veterans, active duty and retired military personnel, reservists, and their dependents receive 25% off qualifying regular and sale-priced purchases in Office Depot stores Nov. 11 through Nov. 13. Shoppers must present a valid military ID, military dependent ID or form of veteran ID at the time of purchase.

Red Lobster

Veterans, active-duty military, and reservists get free printed meal vouchers for Veterans Shrimp & Chips from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Nov. 11 at Red Lobster. Guests need to show a valid military ID or proof of service. The voucher can be redeemed from Nov. 13 through Dec. 10 for dine-in only.

Red Robin

Veterans and active-duty military get a complimentary Red’s Big Tavern Burger with valid ID at Red Robin. Dine-in only. The free meal also comes with an endless side of steak fries.

Red Rose Transit Authority

Any veteran who shows a Lancaster County Veterans ID card to any Red Rose Transit Authority driver will receive a free ride on Nov. 11.

Rite Aid

From Nov. 10 to Nov. 12, customers with a valid military ID or proof of service are eligible for 15% off regular-priced items at any Rite Aid location. Customers must be members of the Rite Aid Rewards program. In-store purchases only.


Starbucks is honoring those who have served with a free 12 oz. hot or cold brewed coffee for veterans, military service members, and military spouses.


Target is offering a 10% military discount to all active-duty military personnel, veterans, and their families. The discount can be used on two separate transactions and applies to all in-basket items, online and in-store.

Tractor Supply Company

Active-duty military, veterans, and their dependents get a 15% discount at Tractor Supply Company.

Vitamin Shoppe

Veterans and active-duty military receive 25% off purchases in-store at The Vitamin Shoppe and Super Supplements from Nov. 11 through Nov. 13.


On Nov. 10 through Nov. 13, veterans, active-duty military, and their families receive 20% off regular price eligible store items at Walgreens.


  • Ashley Adams

    In her 16 years in the communications industry, Ashley Adams has worn many hats, including news reporter, public relations writer, marketing specialist, copy editor and technical writer. Ashley grew up in Berks County and has since returned to her roots to raise her three children.

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