Attention veterans and active duty military; businesses all over El Paso want to thank you for your service today with all kinds of free food offers! Be sure you call ahead, as many chains are franchisee owned and participation may vary, and check with management about limitations and restrictions upon arrival. Also, most offers will require some form of military ID.


Free "Thank You" meal to all service members with proof of service. [More]


Free entree under $12.95, with Military I.D. [More]



Free entree to all service members with proof of service. [More]

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store

Free slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake to all veterans and active duty military. [More]


Free Build Your Own Grand Slam breakfast from 5 a.m. until noon for all active, inactive and retired military personnel. [More]

Dunkin' Donuts

One free coffee or doughnut (any variety) for all active duty or retired service members all day long. No ID required.

Golden Corral

** Note: Military Appreciation Night is Monday 11/14 ** Free 'thank you' dinner to any person who is serving or has ever served in the United States Military. [More]


Free entree from a select menu for all active duty and retired military. Requires a drink purchase, and military ID or proof of service. [More]


Free Red, White and Blue pancake stack from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. [More]

Krispy Kreme

Free doughnut and small coffee to all active-duty, retirees, and veterans.

Little Ceasars

$5 HOT-N-READY Lunch Combo between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. with proof of military status or proof of service. [More]

Menchie’s Frozen Yogurt

Free 6 oz. frozen yogurt. Must show valid ID or be in uniform.

Olive Garden

Free entrée, garlic sticks and choice of soup or salad from a special menu to all veterans and active duty military during regular business hours. Proof of service required. [More]

Outback Steakhouse

Free Bloomin' Onion and a non-alcoholic beverage to all active and retired military with valid military ID. [More]

Orange Leaf

Free frozen yogurt (up to 11 0z.). Proof of service required.

Red Lobster

Free appetizer or desert from select list to all veterans, active duty, and reservists.


Free, tall brewed coffee to all veterans and active duty service members and their spouses.

Twin Peaks

Free menu item from special menu. [More]

Texas Roadhouse

Free lunch. Choose from one of 10 free meals, plus sides and a soft drink, coffee, or tea. [More]

Village Inn

Free breakfast from a select menu, and a free slice of pie for all veterans and active duty military with military ID or proof of service.


Free hot dog and small soft drink. [More]