In honor of Veterans Day on Monday, Nov. 11, many area restaurants are offering free or discounted food to veterans and/or those currently serving in the military. Here's the complete list.

Taco Bueno restaurants will donate to the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP). Restaurants will be donating a portion of their sales to this worthy organization in its mission to support the needs of injured service members.

To show appreciation for the brave men and women who have served or are serving our country in the United States military, Taco Bueno will be giving one free crispy beef or chicken taco to any U.S. veteran or active military serviceman or woman upon presentation of a military identification card or other proof of military service, at participating locations.

All offers on the list below are subject to change or may not be offered at a particular location, so Veterans are encouraged to call ahead to confirm that a discount is being offered.

Here's a list of other restaurants offering free meals or discounts for Veteran's Day.

  • Applebee's: free meal. Last year, Applebee's served over one million free meals to military veterans and active service members. Applebee's is again offering a free meal to military veterans and active-duty service members on Veterans Day. There will be seven entrees to choose from. Beverage and gratuity are not included.
  • Chili's: free meal. Chili's is offering all military veterans past and present their choice of one of seven meals. The offer is available from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 11, at participating Chili's. Dine-in from limited menu only. Beverages and gratuity are not included.
  • Denny's: free all you can eat pancakes. Free all you can eat pancakes from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Golden Corral: free meal. The 13th annual Golden Corral Military Appreciation Monday dinner is available to any person who has ever served in the United States Military. Golden Corral restaurants have provided over 3.2 million free meals and contributed over $6.1 million to the Disabled American Veterans organization.
  • Hooters: free meal. Hooter's is serving up a free meal to military veterans all day on Veterans Day. Get 10 free wings, boneless or regular. Drink purchase required. Offer valid at participating Hooters.
  • Little Caesars Pizza: free Crazy Bread. Little Caesars is honoring the men and women of the United States armed forces this Veterans Day with a free Crazy Bread at participating stores nationwide.
  • Lone Star Steakhouse: free appetizer. Free appetizer for military members and veterans. Taste of Texas Sampler not included. ID required, please call ahead for verification.
  • Outback Steakhouse: a week of free Bloomin' Onions and Coca-Cola products, from Nov. 8 to Nov. 11. Outback Steakhouse is honoring America's military veterans by offering active duty military and veterans a free Bloomin' Onion and a Coca-Cola product during the week leading up to Veteran's Day. This offer is available to military personnel with ID.
  • Texas Roadhouse: free lunch, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Every Texas Roadhouse location across the country will participate in the free lunch event to honor the men and women of our armed forces. Choose from one of 10 free meals, plus sides and a drink.
  • The Olive Garden: free entrée. Offer good for veterans and active duty military, Nov. 11, during regular business hours. Choose from a special menu; all entrées include freshly baked garlic sticks and choice of soup or salad. Offer good in U.S. and Canada.
  • On the Border Mexican Grill and Cantina restaurants is offering a free meal. Veterans and active duty military personnel can pick from 150 dinner combinations from On the Border’s “Create Your Own Combo” menu.
  • Red Lobster is offering a free appetizer from Nov. 11 through Nov. 14.

In addition, there will be other businesses and organizations offering discounts and deals for Veterans see what they are here.