O'Charley's Free Veterans Day Food (November 11, 2016)

How to Get a Free Meal on Veterans Day at O'Charley's

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Last year, O'Charley's honored Veterans Day by serving over 58,000 free meals, and they're at it again this year. However, this November 11 they're also giving out a hefty discount voucher that can be used for a future visit.

Looking for more Veterans Day free meals? Check out where else you can get them like Applebee's, Denny's, Red Lobster, Outback Steakhouse, Chili's, Longhorn Steakhouse, T.G.I. Friday's, Texas Roadhouse, Red Robin, BJ's RestarauntIHOPOlive Garden, and Golden Corral.

Tip: See this list of Veterans Day Freebies and Discounts for other ways you can save money on Veterans Day.

When Veterans Get Their Free Food at O'Charley's

Veterans can visit O'Charley's on the day of Veterans Day, Friday, November 11, to get a free meal from their $9.99 menu. Choices include O’Charley’s Famous Chicken Tenders & Fries, Honey Drizzled Southern-Fried Chicken, Homestyle Chicken Pot Pie, and others.

Be sure to check with your local O'Charley's before heading out to be sure they're having the free Veterans Day meal on November 11.

Not only do veterans and active duty service members get free food on Veterans Day, but they can also get a 20% off voucher that they can redeem the next time they visit O'Charley's. 

Who's Eligible for the O'Charley's Veterans Day Free Food

O'Charley's is giving out the free meal to all veterans and active duty service members.

What You Need to Take With You to O'Charley's

Most restaurants require veterans to bring in some sort of proof that they served in the military.

This is to make sure that only veterans are honored for Veterans Day, and not anyone and everyone who comes in as a customer.

This is also true this year for O'Charley's. Veterans and active duty service members need to bring their military ID to provide proof of service before they can take advantage of this year's free Veterans Day meal at O'Charley's.

O'Charley's Veterans Day Free Restrictions

The free meal at O'Charley's is valid for dine-in only and may not be available at some restaurant locations.

Other Ways O'Charley's Honors Veterans

O’Charley’s doesn't just give out free food to honor veterans and active soldiers; they also run a “Hometown Heroes” program. The "Hometown Heroes" program runs all year long. O'Charley's has recognized over 150 military members thus far.

O’Charley’s also supports the military through The Folded Flag Foundation, which provides scholarships and educational support grants to families of fallen soldiers. All 200+ O'Charley's restaurants are trying to raise up to $75,000 for the US military and their families by donating $0.25 for every 22oz. beer sold through Veterans Day weekend (ending Sunday, November 13) to The Folded Flag Foundation. 100% of proceeds go directly to the the families of military members.