On Saturday, November 11 in celebration of Veterans Day, Applebee’s will give thanks to all Active Duty Military, Veterans, Reserves and National Guard that dine in-restaurant with a complimentary full-size entrée from an exclusive menu created just for them.

This year marks the 16th consecutive year Applebee’s has served complimentary meals for Veterans and Active Duty Military. To date, Applebee’s has served more than 11.3 million free meals on Veterans Day in honor of the nation’s service members.

Applebee’s 2023 Veterans Day Menu includes a choice of seven popular entrées including:

  • 6 oz. Top Sirloin
  • Classic Bacon Cheeseburger
  • Chicken Tenders Platter
  • Double Crunch Shrimp
  • Fiesta Lime Chicken
  • Oriental Chicken Salad
  • Three-Cheese Chicken Penne

“Veterans Day is the busiest day of the year in our restaurants. When you walk through the doors of an Applebee’s on Veterans Day, you can feel the neighborhood coming together. The energy, camaraderie, and sense of community from guests of all ages and branches of service and Team Members, is truly inspiring,” says Tony Moralejo, Applebee’s President. “We’re proud to welcome our heroes and offer them each a complimentary and delicious entrée as a small token of our thanks for their service and sacrifice.”

Additionally, on November 11 when dining in-restaurant, Applebee’s will honor these special guests with a $5 Bounce Back Card to redeem for dine-in, To Go, or delivery within a three-week redemption window.

Complimentary meals from the Veterans Day menu will be available for dine-in at more than 1,500 Applebee’s locations nationwide. 

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