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These Houston Restaurants and Bars Are Offering Discounts and Free Meals This Veterans Day

Orleans Seafood Kitchen honors our military with a 50-percent discount this Veterans Day.
Orleans Seafood Kitchen honors our military with a 50-percent discount this Veterans Day. Photo by Becca Wright
Restaurants and bars across Houston will be honoring veterans and active-duty military with free meals, food and drink specials, discounts and more this Veterans Day, which falls on Wednesday, November 11.

Berg Hospitality Group
Berg Hospitality Group will offer 20-percent off a veteran’s meal in all restaurants, including B&B Butchers & Restaurant, B.B. Italia Kitchen & Bar, B.B. Lemon and The Annie Café & Bar (excludes tax, gratuity and alcohol). It will be offered to dine-in guests and for curbside pickup orders (by phone or via the websites) with a valid ID. In addition, The Butcher Shop at B&B will be offering all veterans a complimentary sandwich, chips and nonalcoholic drink (only offered in-store and not online).

All ten Bombshells Restaurant & Bar locations in Texas will provide free meals and soft drinks for veterans and active service members on Veterans Day. Accompanying family members will receive a 20-percent discount, and each restaurant will set a "Missing Man Table," a place of honor set up in U.S. armed forces dining facilities in memory of fallen, missing or imprisoned military.

Bowl & Barrel, 797 Sorella 
Bowl & Barrel is offering a free burger for all veterans with a valid ID on November 11.

Brennan's, 3300 Smith
Brennan's of Houston is offering a complimentary Sarge's "SOS" appetizer for all veterans who dine at Brennan’s on November 11. As Brennan's former executive chef and USMC Cook, Sargent Carl Walker has cooked his share of SOS and will recreate his version of this military meal, comprised of ground and sliced Akaushi New York Strip, creamed gravy and sourdough toast. For non-veterans, it is available for $10 appetizer portion and $22 for an entree portion.

Cicis Pizza
Cicis is offering a free adult buffet with a valid military I.D. on November 11 in honor of Veteran’s Day. Find the coupon online.

Dessert Gallery, 3600 Kirby
The sweet shop will be giving away a free cookie or bar to any veteran as a thank you for their service (no need to make a purchase).

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit 
Veterans can stop in-store at their local participating Dickey’s for a free Pulled Pork Classic Sandwich on Veterans Day. To redeem, guests must present a military ID or valid proof of service.

Dish Society
The farm-to-table diner always provides 20-percent off food purchased by and for our military veterans and active members, including on Veteran’s Day (just show military ID to receive discount). The promotion is available at all five locations at San Felipe, Memorial Green, the Heights, Downtown in Finn Hall and at LaCenterra in Katy.

The General Public, 797 Sorella 
The General Public is offering a free burger for all veterans with a valid ID on November 11.

Hopdoddy Burger Bar 
Hopdoddy is offering a free Classic Burger (with or without cheese) to all veterans and active military service members. Qualified recipients can show their military ID or uniform to claim the free burger, redeemable for in-store dining or for to-go orders placed by phone.

Landry's Inc.
Landry’s restaurants, including well-known concepts such as Mastro’s Restaurants, Morton’s The Steakhouse, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouses and Del Frisco’s Grille, invite active U.S. Military members and veterans to enjoy 20-percent off their entire meal (exludes alcohol and is valid for parties up to four) on November 11. Verification of service is required. The special discount excludes Golden Nugget restaurants and McCormick & Schmick’s locations; McCormick & Schmick’s is offering half off one entrée inside its restaurants.

Logan’s Roadhouse 
Logan’s Roadhouse is inviting all active duty and retired U.S. military personnel to enjoy a free meal between 3 to 6 p.m. from the American Roadhouse menu at participating Logan’s Roadhouse restaurants nationwide.

Mala Sichuan Bistro, 9348 Bellaire, 1201 Westheimer, 23119 Colonial Parkway
Veterans will receive a complimentary appetizer with $25 purchase when they visit Mala Sichuan Bistro or place a takeaway order. Show military ID to server or upon pickup to receive complimentary app.

Max's Wine Dive, 214 Fairview, 4720 Washington
The Tasting Room, 818 Town and Country

The Tasting Room CityCentre and MAX’s Wine Dive Washington and Fairview have all introduced a new menu item – the Patriot Burger, each offering their signature spin; and on Veterans Day, the eateries are doing FREE Patriot Burgers to any veteran (one per person). The Tasting Room’s Patriot Burger features double smashed Akaushi beef patties, grilled onions, gruyère and cheddar cheeses, Bibb lettuce and smoked jalapeño-tomato jam on a Cake & Bacon Bakery bun. At Max’s Wine Dive – Fairview, you’ll find a four-ounce beef patty stuffed with cream cheese, topped with a bacon-wrapped jalapeño, cheddar cheese, tangy balsamic-tomato jam, fresh lettuce, and pickles on a glazed doughnut bun; and at the Max’s Washington location, the burger features a meatloaf patty topped with mushroom gravy and onion rings on a challah bun smeared with mashed potatoes and served with Cajun fries. Each are available for dine-in or curbside pickup. Other guests will be able to enjoy the Patriot Burger for $15 through the year’s end, with $5 from every burger sold going directly to Combined Arm, a Texas-based and Texas-operated nonprofit committed to assisting in the transition from military to civilian life.

Participating McDonald’s restaurants in the Greater Houston Area will honor military servicemen and servicewomen with a free Combo Meal this Veterans Day. The offer can be redeemed for a Combo Meal, which includes favorites like the Quarter Pounder with cheese or Filet-o-Fish with medium fries and your choice of soft drink or breakfast items like the Egg McMuffin with hash browns and a small McCafé coffee with proof of identification.

Orleans Seafood Kitchen, 20940 Katy
The seafood kitchen will offer 50-percent off to all active duty and retired U.S. military personnel on Veterans Day - military ID required. Not valid with other offers.

click to enlarge Peli Peli will offer a free dessert to veterans this Wednesday (as well as a 15-percent discount every day). - PHOTO BY RAUL CASARES AND SEAN MAXWELL, AGENCY: WOND3R
Peli Peli will offer a free dessert to veterans this Wednesday (as well as a 15-percent discount every day).
Photo by Raul Casares and Sean Maxwell, Agency: WOND3R
Peli Peli South African Kitchen, 5085 Westheimer,1201 Lake Woodlands
The South African restaurant has introduced a new program, offering a 15-percent discount to first responders and veterans every day. And on Veteran’s Day, veterans can enjoy a free dessert of their choice.

Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille
Perry's is inviting veterans to dine-in for a complimentary, seven-finger-high dinner-sized pork chop this Veterans Day from 4 p.m. to close. All United States veterans and active military with a valid I.D. can receive a complimentary Perry’s pork chop when accompanied by a guest purchasing a dinner entrée. Tax and gratuity are not included. A valid I.D. is required.

Phat Eatery, 23119 Colonial Parkway
Those who flash their military ID will receive 30-percent off their bills (excluding alcohol), valid for dine-in and takeaway service on Veterans Day.

Pluckers Wing Bar 
Pluckers will be offering all veterans and active-duty military a free meal when dining-in at the restaurant on November 11. Guests with a valid military ID can enjoy a complimentary entree, side and a non-alcoholic beverage from Pluckers’ extensive menu (up to $15).

The Rustic, 1836 Polk, 1121 Uptown Park 
The Rustic is offering free Rustic Burgers for all veterans and active military with a valid ID on November 11.

Taco Cabana
Veterans and active military members can order a two-enchilada or three-enchilada plate for 50-percent off the regular price. The offer is valid Wednesday, November 11, 2020 only when ordered at the TC front counter or via the convenient TC drive-thru (not available through online ordering or the MYTC! app).

Tarka Indian Kitchen, 721 West 19th, 2168 Spring Stuebner 
Tarka is offering a free entrée to military service members when they show their US Military ID on Veterans Day. The offer is valid in-store only.

Tobiuo Sushi + Bar, 23501 Cinco Ranch
On Veterans Day, service members receive a 25-percent discount on their bill (excluding alcohol) when they dine in. Show valid military ID to receive discount.

Torchy’s Tacos 
Veterans and active U.S. military members can enjoy a complimentary taco and non-alcoholic beverage from Torchy’s special Veterans Day Menu, which includes options from the Fried Avocado and Beef Fajita to the fan favorite Trailer Park. The special Veterans Day offer is available to guests for dine-in and pick-up orders placed by phone or in-person.

Upper Kirby Bistro, 2736 Virginia
To honor veterans this Veteran's Day, the bistro will offer a complimentary Yardbird Chicken Sandwich to every guest who presents their military ID. The complimentary sandwich offer is only valid November 11 from noon-3 p.m.

Whiskey Cake Kitchen & Bar
To celebrate our nation’s heroes, the gastropub will be offering a free Whiskey Cake to military service members when they show their US Military ID on Veterans Day. The offer is valid in-store only.
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