ST. LOUIS ( -- In honor of Veteran’s Day, several restaurants in the metro are offering freebies and deals to veterans and active-duty members this November 11.

Here's a list of restaurants around the area and their deals: 

Ameristar St. Charles - A free buffet meal to veterans and active military.

Applebee’s - Veterans and active-duty members get a free meal from a limited menu.

California Pizza Kitchen - Veterans and active-duty members get a free meal from a select menu.

Chili’s - Veterans and active-duty members get a free meal from a limited menu.

Cracker Barrel - Veterans can get a complimentary Pumpkin Pie Latte or Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake. The Old Country Store will also be donating 10% of sales on select rocking chairs to the nonprofit Operation Homefront.

Denny’s - Veterans and active-duty members get a free build-your-own breakfast slam from 5 a.m until noon.

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Dunkin' - Customers from the armed forces with a free donut of their choice.

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Golden Corral - Military Appreciation Night, anybody who has served in the military can get a free "thank you" dinner.

Hollywood Casino St. Louis - Veterans and active military guests can get a free lunch or dinner buffet.

Houlihan’s - Veterans and active-duty members get a free meal from a select menu.

IHOP - veterans and active military can enjoy a free red, white and blueberry pancake combo.

Kolache Factory - All veterans and active-duty members get a free sausage and cheese kolache and a cup of coffee

Lion's Choice - Veterans and active-duty members get a free roast beef sandwich.

Lumiere Place Casino & Hotels – Downtown St. Louis - A free buffet to qualifying veterans on Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Missouri Botanical Garden and Shaw Nature Reserve - Veterans, active military personnel and their families receive free admission to the Botanical Gardens and Shaw Nature Reserve. A valid military ID is required.

O'Charley's - A free entrée from a limited menu for all veterans and active duty personnel. The menu includes Chopped Steak, Low Country Shrimp and Peach Chutney Chicken.

Olive Garden - Veterans can get a free entree from a select menu 

Red Lobster - Veterans and active-duty members get a free appetizer or a free dessert.

Red Robin - Veterans and active-duty members get a free Tavern Double Burger.

River City Casino & Hotel – Lemay - Veterans and active military guests will receive a free buffet lunch or dinner. Veteran and military team members will be honored on a photo wall and receive a free buffet for two, good for one year.

Starbucks - Veterans, active duty & spouses can get a free tall coffee 

St. Louis Snarf’s - All active military and veterans receive a free seven inch non-specialty sandwich at all four locations with proof of service.

Sugarfire - Sugarfire Smokehouse will offer various deals for Veterans at all of their locations. Deals range from free sandwiches to percentages taken off final tab. Check your local restaurant's social media for specific deals.

Texas de Brazil (Galleria Mall) - All US military veterans can receive 50% off their dinner Nov. 11-13. 

TGI Fridays - From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. veterans and active duty military can get a free lunch-portion Cajun shrimp & chicken pasta, cheeseburger & fries, southern fried chicken sandwich & fries, bacon ranch chicken sandwich & fries or a half-rack big ribs.

Twin Peaks - Veterans and active-duty members can get free chicken tenders, Carolina pulled pork sandwich, cheeseburger or wedge salad.

QT - QT is giving away free self-service coffee at any location.

White Castle - Active and retired military personnel can get a free combo meal or breakfast combo 

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