Veteran's Day is approaching and many restaurants are offering free meals or discounts to active military and veterans. Most will be doing the free vet meals this Sunday, Veteran's Day. Some will be doing it on both Sunday the 11th and Monday the 12th or Monday only.  Be advised that some sort of military ID, past or present is required at most places.

Here's a list of places in the St Cloud area.  Be sure to check with the local branch to make sure they are participating.

Applebee's, Stop into a participating Applebee's on Sunday, November 11, 2018 to get your Veterans day free meal.

Olive Garden is having a Veterans Day free meal for all active-duty military and military veterans on Sunday, November 11, 2018.

Texas Roadhouse will be giving away Veterans Day free meals for lunch on Sunday, November 11, 2018 to active, former, or retired military.

Red Robin, Veterans and active duty military can stop into any participating Red Robin location on Sunday, November 11 to get a free Red's Tavern Double burger and Bottomless Steak Fries.

IHOP, This year on Monday, November 12, IHOP will be honoring veterans and active military men and women with a free stack of Red, White, and Blueberry pancakes.

Red Lobster,get a free appetizer or dessert on Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12, 2018.

Famous Dave's includes a Two Meat BBQ Salute. This offer is valid all day on both Sunday, November 11 and on Monday, November 12, at participating locations

golden corral  On Monday, November 12, 2018, from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Golden Corral will be giving out Veterans Day free meals and a beverage to any person who has ever served in the U.S. military or is on current active duty.

Buffalo Wild Wings Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11. All day, veterans and active duty military get a free order of small boneless or traditional wings, and a side of fries.

Little Caesars Pizza  Sunday, November 11th, from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM for a free $5 Lunch Combo.

Perkins  Veterans Day free meal includes a Magnificent 7 Breakfast, which consists of two eggs, two strips of bacon, and three pancakes.

Green Mill  Pick any one item from their menu (pizza is limited to a small 1-topping deep dish). This offer is for dine-in only.

Green Mill also gives out a 10% discount to veterans all year long.