Veteran's Day deals for military personnel

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FOX News -- As America honors the sacrifices of all those who serve and have served on Veterans Day, various restaurants across the country will salute our armed forces with free and discounted dishes. While offers vary by location, and identification is typically required, a special meal and major thanks await our nation's veterans at dozens of restaurant chains on Nov. 11.

Check out this roundup to find a promotion near you — and don't forget to say "Thank you" to our brave military men and women.

Applebee’s Grill + Bar: Choose one of eight entrees on a special menu for a free meal.

BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse: all service members can enjoy a complimentary entree up to $12.95, plus a free Dr Pepper beverage, by presenting a military ID or proof of service at any BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse nationwide. Offer is valid on Sunday, November 11, for dine-in guests only at BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse locations.

Bob Evans: Dig into a free meal from a special menu at all locations.

Bonefish Grill: The chain is honoring and thanking the brave with a complimentary Bang Bang Shrimp for vets, Bonefish reps confirmed to Fox News.

Boston Market: Purchase one meal and get another, from Nov. 11 to Nov. 12 at participating locations. While a military ID isn’t required for this promotion, a special coupon from their website is, Parade reports.

Buffalo Wild Wings: Active and retired armed services members will receive a free small order of traditional or boneless wings plus a side of fries.

California Pizza Kitchen: Free entree on Nov. 11 at participating locations.

Chili's: Choose a free meal from a special holiday menu.

Chuck E. Cheese: Veterans, active armed service members and their families can score a free personal one-topping pizza.

Cracker Barrel: Veterans receive a complimentary coffee, espresso drink or slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola cake at all locations, while customers are asked to consider a donation to the nonprofit Operation Homefront.

Denny's: Beginning at 5 a.m. on Nov. 10, active, inactive and retired military members can score a complimentary Build-Your-Own Grand Slam breakfast dish at participating chains until noon.

Dunkin' Donuts: Free doughnut with military ID, no purchase necessary.

Great Clips: Free haircut

Grace for Vets: Free car wash

Goodyear: Free tire, brake and battery check

Adler Planetarium: free admission

National parks: free entry