Veterans Day is Friday and these El Chuco establishments are saying thank you to those who served by offering them free meals.

According to the El Paso Times, the following businesses are offering free food or special discounts to veterans.

  • Hooters, in the Cielo Vista Mall parking lot, is offering free meals to veterans all day.
  • IHOP will offer a free stack of their Red, White & Blue pancakes, topped with glazed strawberries, blueberry compote and whipped cream, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Little Caesars Pizza will offer one free Hot-N-Ready Lunch Combo with a drink to all veterans and active duty military, all day.
  • El Paso Dunkin' Donuts will offer one free coffee or doughnut (any variety) for all active duty or retired service members all day.
  • Olive Garden will offer a free entree from their six most popular items. The entrees are served with unlimited homemade soup or house salad and garlic breadsticks.
  • Starbucks will give a free small coffee to vets, active duty and spouses!
  • El Paso's Sprouts stores will offer veterans an 11 percent discount.

Eligible peeps may want to bring along their official ID and/or DD214 just in case. Much love and thanks to all who serve, or are serving, from myself and everyone here at KLAQ!!