Bismarck and Mandan merchants come together to offer Veterans discounts and free meals on Veterans Day. This is a small way the community comes together to say THANK YOU for your service. There are many other merchants and discounts available for service members.

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We contacted a few businesses in the area, and this is the information we've confirmed:

  • Applebee's - free meal to to service members on Tuesday, 11/11
  • Olive Garden - service members order from a special menu for a free meal on Tuesday, 11/11
  • Pizza Ranch in Mandan - Veterans receive 50% discount off their order from 11/10-11/14
  • Red Lobster - free appetizer from 11/10-11/13
  • Ruby Tuesday - free appetizer on Tuesday, 11/11
  • Starbucks - free tall coffee on Tuesday, 11/11
  • Denny's - build your own Grand Slam for free from 6am-8pm, Tuesday, 11/11
  • Texas Roadhouse - free lunch for Veterans and active duty military from 11am-2pm on Tuesday, 11/11

Be sure to check out the complete list at Military Benefits.com and call the merchant ahead of time to confirm the special or discount is still available. Some specials may have changes or sold out. It's best to confirm.

Pay attention to the dates on the Veterans Day offer as some offers are for days other than Veterans Day or extended over several days.

Some restaurants offer free meals for dine-in only.

Make sure you bring the proper identification.

These specials are just a small token of the appreciation each of us possess for all of those who have served. On behalf of all of Bismarck-Mandan, we say THANK YOU for your service.