Veterans Day deals at restaurants and retailers around Lincoln

A number of restaurants and retailers around Lincoln are giving discounts to service members for Veterans Day.
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – A number of restaurants and retailers around Lincoln are giving discounts to service members for Veterans Day.

We compiled a list of a few of the deals around Nebraska for veterans:

Scooters Coffee

  • Free any size drink


  • Free donut of choice


  • Free coffee

Krispy Kreme

  •  free doughnut of their choice and a free small brewed coffee


  • free tall 12-ounce hot brewed coffee

True REST Float Spa

  • providing veterans with free float therapy sessions.

 Marcus Theatres

  • offer free popcorn for all active duty and retired military members
  • military discount to all active and retired Military members who present an official Military ID card

Soulful Cocina 

  • free meals for veterans (show military ID)

Texas Roadhouse

  • Thursday, November 11, between 11am – 2pm, the restaurants will distribute meal vouchers in the parking lot, valid through May 30, 2022. Proof of service includes military or VA card, or discharge papers.

  • Vouchers can be redeemed for one of 10 entrees including a 6-ounce sirloin and two made-from-scratch sides plus a choice of any Coca-Cola product, sweet tea/iced tea or coffee.

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

  • free gate admission to all active and retired military members, veterans, and their immediate families


  • free breakfast to all veterans, active-duty military and military families (Egg McMuffin, Bacon Egg Cheese Biscuit or Sausage Biscuit. All options include any size soft drink, tea or premium-roast coffee, and a Hash Brown.)


  • free breakfast to all veterans and active-duty military members. (6am – 10am)
  • Free donuts and coffee will be offered to all veterans and active-duty military members at all Dollar Fresh locations on Nov. 11.
  • receive 15% off their grocery total when they shop at Hy-Vee and Dollar Fresh

The Durham Museum

  • Free Hot Dog Meal for Veterans at the Soda Fountain.
  • Thank you cards for Veterans presented at the Admission Desk
  • open free of charge November 7-13


  • offering a fifteen percent discount to any retired, active-duty, reserve, or guard military members.

 Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

  • free Freddy’s Original Double combo meal card

Taco John’s

  • free Small Beef Taco Combos when guests enter the promo code “VETERAN” in the Taco John’s App

Famous Dave’s

  • free “Georgia Chopped Pork Sandwiches” and sides to all veterans, as well as to active and inactive military personnel on Veterans Day.

Buffalo Wild Wings

  • Past and present armed service members a free order of 10 boneless wings and fries.

Outback Steakhouse

  • free Bloomin’ Onion and Coca-Cola product Thursday.

Olive Garden

  •  veterans and active-duty military a free entrée from a select menu Thursday. This offer is dine-in only.
  • proof of military service is needed and entrées include breadsticks and choice of soup or house salad.


  • active military, veterans, Reserves and National Guard a free meal Thursday from a special menu with proof of military service


  • free breakfast combo from 6:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Chili’s Grill & Bar

  • Free meal from a special menu. Dine-in only.

Cicis Pizza

  • Free buffet. Dine-in only.

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit

  • Free pulled pork sandwich. In-store or online using code VETFREE.


  • Free Red, White and Blueberry pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Dine-in only.

Little Caesars Pizza

  • Get a free lunch combo (4-inch deep-dish pizza and drink) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Red Robin

  • Free Tavern Double Burger and steak fries for veterans and active military who are Red Robin Royalty members.

ComfortMade Mattress Factory

  • All U.S. Military veterans and active military are invited to come to ComfortMade Mattress Factory at 5130 N. 27th St. to receive a free luxury pillow.


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